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Red Rocks and surrounding areas on April 27th?

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Ryan Hickey · · Unknown Hometown · Joined Apr 2016 · Points: 0

Hello! I am a first time Red Rocks visitor planning a stop through the area this Wednesday and wanted to ask for some local advice... How's the rock? We will only be bouldering this trip, but if it's rained I want to make sure we won't be damaging any of the rock.

John Wilder · · Las Vegas, NV · Joined Feb 2004 · Points: 1,530

Rained yesterday, I think it may rain on Wednesday and Thursday. Going to be damp out here for a bit.

As always, the gyms are in season, or you can check out Keyhole, Big Sandy, or Prison Gate if it's not raining. They aren't sandstone, so you can climb on them wet.

Charleston and Potosi will also be in season for sport climbing.

Ryan Hickey · · Unknown Hometown · Joined Apr 2016 · Points: 0

Thanks for your reply and the info! Much appreciated!

Grant Mercer · · Henderson, Nevada · Joined Dec 2014 · Points: 125

There is also Arrow canyon, which is limestone and can be climbed on when wet!

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