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Asylum, the Rock Climbing 

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Elevation: 4,534'
Location: 36.16545, -115.45342 View Map  Incorrect?
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Submitted By: Chris Burton on Feb 9, 2015

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The wall is North-facing.

Getting There 

take the main trail out of the parking lot for about 100 yards, then make a left and follow the Grand Circle Trail for a few hundred yards. head up some low angle slabs/ramps to get to the SE side of the formation. walk around to the right to get to the base of the routes.

Climbing Season

Weather station 2.2 miles from here

3 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',0],['2 Stars',1],['1 Star',2],['Bomb',0]

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Rock Climbing Photo: Lounge Tomato c.1998

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By Gary Savage
From: Las Vegas, NV
Oct 12, 2017
All routes now have anchors.

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