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Plumber's Crack Rock Climbing 


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Location: 36.15993, -115.41713 View Map  Incorrect?
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James on the offwidth side of the Plummers Crack.

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Description 

Tall (25ft?) boulder, cleanly split; forming on the North side a V1/Veasy(R) chimney, and on the South side a V2(R) offwith. Really cool formation. There are several other problems on this boulder. This area is also sometimes referred to as "The Divided".

Getting There 

150ft. NNE from The Cube.

Climbing Season



Weather station 0.7 miles from here

6 Total Climbing Routes

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

Classic Climbing Routes in Plumber's Crack

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Plumber's Crack:
Plumbers Crack (North side chimney)   V0 4 R     Boulder, 25'   
Plumber's Crack   V2 5+ R     Boulder, 40'   
Leaning Wide Crack   5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a V1 5     Boulder, 12'   
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Featured Route For Plumber's Crack
Rock Climbing Photo: Crux move. BAM!

Slice N Dice V9 7C Nevada : Red Rock : ... : Plumber's Crack
A brilliant boulder problem on the back side of the Plumbers Crack Boulder. Stays in the shade all day, and climbs some of the highest quality stone at Kraft. Start with opposing side-pulls and a wide stem, make a hard move to a left hand pinch and then the crux move to a right facing ear. Finish up and right to an obvious jug at the top of the neighboring V5, top out via easy, albeit very highball terrain. Although Slice N Dice is better known, it is a variation of 'Plunger' V9 which shares the...[more]   Browse More Classics in Nevada

Photos of Plumber's Crack Slideshow Add Photo
Rock Climbing Photo: Dusk in Plumber's Crack
Dusk in Plumber's Crack
Rock Climbing Photo: Plumbers Crack at Kraft Boulders
Plumbers Crack at Kraft Boulders
Rock Climbing Photo: Sonny on Plumber's Crack
Sonny on Plumber's Crack
Rock Climbing Photo: We had 11 people on there at one point!
We had 11 people on there at one point!
Rock Climbing Photo: Inside Pumber's Crack on a very windy day.
Inside Pumber's Crack on a very windy day.
Rock Climbing Photo: Plumbers Crack Red Rock
Plumbers Crack Red Rock
Rock Climbing Photo: hanging out, literaly on the back side
hanging out, literaly on the back side
Rock Climbing Photo: VTG topping out on Pipe Cleaner V2 (R).
VTG topping out on Pipe Cleaner V2 (R).
Rock Climbing Photo: VegasTradGuy drops his rack and entertains some fr...
VegasTradGuy drops his rack and entertains some fr...

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