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Location: 36.00103, -115.48511 View Map  Incorrect?
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Submitted By: Kristine Hoffman on Jan 24, 2014
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Description 

Mount Potasi has at least a few different areas for sport climbing. The most prominent is the Clear Light Cave. There is also the Buena Vista wall, and maybe more by now. This area is relatively secluded and not very populated. The limestone is of relatively good quality. There are a plethora of routes from at least 5.10 to 5.14, with potential for harder routes.

Getting There 

Drive west on HWY 160 from Las Vegas; at about 8.2 miles west from the 159/160 junction (to Red Rock), take a left onto a gravel road. This road leads to the other areas on the West-Side. Comedy Crag is immediately on your left.

Climbing Season

For the All Locations area.

Weather station 6.0 miles from here

83 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',5],['3 Stars',18],['2 Stars',56],['1 Star',4],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',0],['5.7',5],['5.8',14],['5.9',10],['5.10',32],['5.11',12],['5.12',8],['5.13',2],['>=5.14',0],['',0],['<=V1',0],['V2-3',0],['V4-5',0],['V6-7',0],['V8-9',0],['V10-11',0],['V12-13',0],['>=V14',0]

Classic Climbing Routes in West Side

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for West Side:
New In Town   5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c     Sport, 1 pitch, 50'   Comedy Crag
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Featured Route For West Side
Rock Climbing Photo: Capt'n Stab'n

Capt'n Stab'n 5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b  Nevada : Mount Potosi : ... : EnTRAPment Wall
Climb the "waterfall" like dihedral using fun stemming to chains after a bit of face climbing. GREAT! By far the best route on this wall....[more]   Browse More Classics in Nevada

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