Type: Sport, 50 ft
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Shared By: Michael Kimm on Mar 21, 2008 with improvements by Carl Schaefer
Admins: Larry DeAngelo, Justin Johnsen

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Access Issue: Red Rock RAIN AND WET ROCK: The sandstone is fragile and is very easily damaged when wet. Details


Three bolts of low 5.10 jugs leads to two bolts of thin, technical crimping on a slightly overhung face. Pull into the lie down rest, then tackle the relaxing headwall to the anchors. An excellent warmup for the insanity that lies deeper in the corridor.


The first route on the steep left side of the corridor.


7 bolts to fixed biners


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mike moore
las vegas, nv
mike moore   las vegas, nv
I was on this recently and believe that in comparison to its' neighbor to the right, this route is significantly easier. I give Helltown 11c/d and Pockets of Dirt 11a. Oct 23, 2011
Ashley allard
Las Vegas, nv
Ashley allard   Las Vegas, nv
The bolt directly above the lay down rest is In rock that looks to be cracked. I have notified someone but want to give everyone else a heads up for safety. Feb 8, 2013
Dani Goodson
  5.11a R
Dani Goodson  
  5.11a R
Did this last spring and there appears to be a bolt (or two) missing at the top. Only clipped three and couldn't even find any more on rappel. Maybe we just missed something...Weird. Made for a large run-out at the top.. The moves were quite easy for 11d though Mar 3, 2013
Las Vegas, NV
J W   Las Vegas, NV
On 3/6/13, the ASCA replaced the second to last pro bolt on this route with a 1/2" x 2.75" SS 5-piece bolt. Mar 6, 2013
dave blackburn
las vegas
dave blackburn   las vegas
Hold broke exiting the crux (not me).
A little harder now.
Seems lots of hold breaking lately.
WATCH climbing after rain people!!! Dec 24, 2013
Justin Streit
Justin Streit  
As everyone has already said, this route felt significantly easier than its neighbor to the right. That said, I thought this route was more interesting and more fun. Definitely a route worth doing. Dave, I didn't notice anything particular hard after the crux, so I'm not sure this route got much harder. Mar 22, 2014
1/5/2017 ....The Southen Neveda Climbers Coalition with support from ASCA preformed some route maintenance on Pockets of Dirt. The second to last protection bolt was replaced with a Fixe SS 3/8 x 6 1/2 Glue-In Bolt. Jan 5, 2017