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Pleasure Dog (aka It's a Bitch)
Sport, 50 ft (15 m),
Avg: 2.4 from 185
FA: Rick Shull, Tim Fearn & Chris Miller, February 1988
> Southern Nevada
> Red Rock
> 03-First Pullou…
> Dog Wall
Access Issue: Red Rock RAIN AND WET ROCK: The sandstone is fragile and is very easily damaged when wet.
Holds rip off and climbs have been and will continue to be permanently damaged due to climbers not respecting this phenomenon. After a heavy storm, the rock will remain wet, sometimes for several days. PLEASE DO NOT CLIMB IN RED ROCKS during or after rain. A good rule of thumb is that if the ground near your climb is at all damp (and not powdery dry sand), then do not climb. There are many alternatives (limestone, granite, basalt, and plastic) nearby.
HUMAN WASTE Human waste is one of the major issues plaguing Red Rocks. The Las Vegas Climbers Liaison Council and the AAC provides free "wag bags" in several locations (Black Velvet, First Pullout, Kraft Mtn/Bouldering, The Gallery, and The Black Corridor). These bags are designed so that you can pack your waste out - consider bringing one to be part of your kit (just like your rope and shoes and lunch) no matter where you go. Once used, please dispose of them properly (do not throw them in the toilets at the parking area).
Start up Cat Walk and then head up and right on a right-angling ramp to reach the first bolt. Enjoyable moves on good edges head up the vertical face to anchors at the lip.
This was the first bolted route at the crag and it originally started directly from the ground with one additional bolt (5 total).
Current guidebooks list this route as "It's a Bitch".
Located on the left side of the wall just right of Cat Walk, making this the second bolted line from the left.