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Sandy Corridor Rock Climbing 


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Location: 36.16412, -115.44943 View Map  Incorrect?
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Description 

Sandy Corridor is a quite scenic box canyon located close to the parking lot of Sandstone Quarry. It is mostly the realm of tough sport routes but it is also the home to a classic splitter off-width, Chrysler Crack.

Getting There 

Sandy Corridor is the first canyon that you'll see on your right as you head north out of the parking lot, just past the quarried blocks. The mouth of the corridor lies about 150 yards from the lot.

Climbing Season

For the Sandstone Quarry area.

Weather station 2.0 miles from here

6 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',2],['3 Stars',1],['2 Stars',3],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
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Classic Climbing Routes in Sandy Corridor

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Sandy Corridor:
The Ring Leader   5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c     Trad, 1 pitch, 80'   
Chrysler Crack   5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a     Trad, 1 pitch, 90'   
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Rock Climbing Photo: Photo: Christian Adam 4/7/17

Fresh Air 5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b  Nevada : Red Rock : ... : Sandy Corridor
Start under the roof on big flat edges. Big powerful moves up right to some good but questionable edges. Then back left. One hold near the second bolt looks like it may have broken, making the first crux reachy or really strenuous if you're short. Then pull onto the slab for a series of delicate and balancy moves on side pulls and under clings to gain more positive edges. Full on adventure arete climbing to yet another delicate slab move up higher, then jugs for the last 10 f...[more]   Browse More Classics in Nevada

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By HHairball
From: Las Vegas
May 6, 2017
New route on the left or north side of the corridor. It is a right slanting/traversing crack with several bolts on it. Anyone have any information on it? Hhairball@gmail.com

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