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Areas in Western Nevada

Black Rock City 0 / 0 / 3 / 13 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 16
Elephant Land (aka Lava Beds) 2 / 0 / 1 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 3
Lake Tahoe 21 / 50 / 19 / 6 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 84
Lone Mountain (Tonopah) 1 / 66 / 3 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 68
Purgatory 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0
Reno and Carson City 31 / 55 / 21 / 180 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 12 / 267
Selenite Range 1 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 1
White Mountains 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0
Wild Granites, The 1 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 1

Description

The Reno area, with Tahoe as its personal water tower, is the main population center in this region of open desert sagebrush broken by steep dry mountain ranges.

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Classic Climbing Routes at Western Nevada

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes in this area.
V1 5
 7
The Seamstress
Boulder
V2 5+
 10
Mountaineers Route
Boulder
V2 5+
 15
Silver Surfer
Boulder
V3 6A
 5
Crescent Moon Direct
Boulder
V4 6B
 3
Shootin' Blanks
Boulder
V5 6C
 6
Little Japanese Village
Boulder
V7 7A+
 3
Wasabi
Boulder
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 35
Evolution of Man
Sport, TR
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 30
Deadman's Rappel
Sport, TR
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b V-easy 3
 4
Movin Like Bernie
Boulder
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 34
Color Me Gone
Trad, TR
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 20
P.A. Corner
Trad
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 31
The Left Seam
Sport, TR
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
 11
Crystal Offwidth (aka Right Line)
Trad, TR
5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a
 6
Plant Food 5.11d/5.12a
Sport
Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
The Seamstress Reno and Carson… > … > E Side > Rd Cut Area
 7
V1 5 Boulder
Mountaineers Route Reno and Carson… > Washoe Boulders > Tsunami Boulder
 10
V2 5+ Boulder
Silver Surfer Reno and Carson… > Washoe Boulders > Tsunami Boulder
 15
V2 5+ Boulder
Crescent Moon Direct Reno and Carson… > Washoe Boulders > Right Twin
 5
V3 6A Boulder
Shootin' Blanks Reno and Carson… > … > W Side > Shootin' Blanks
 3
V4 6B Boulder
Little Japanese Village Reno and Carson… > Washoe Boulders > Tsunami Boulder
 6
V5 6C Boulder
Wasabi Reno and Carson… > Washoe Boulders > Tsunami Boulder
 3
V7 7A+ Boulder
Evolution of Man Reno and Carson… > Dinosaur Rock
 35
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Sport, TR
Deadman's Rappel Reno and Carson… > Dinosaur Rock
 30
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Sport, TR
Movin Like Bernie Reno and Carson… > … > W Side > Lower W Side (Broken…
 4
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b V-easy 3 Boulder
Color Me Gone Reno and Carson… > Dinosaur Rock
 34
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Trad, TR
P.A. Corner Reno and Carson… > Dinosaur Rock
 20
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Trad
The Left Seam Reno and Carson… > Dinosaur Rock
 31
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Sport, TR
Crystal Offwidth (aka Right… Lake Tahoe > Crystal Bay Boulder
 11
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b Trad, TR
Plant Food 5.11d/5.12a Reno and Carson… > … > Pig Rock Area > Little Shop of Horrors
 6
5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a Sport
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