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Shit Howdy Rock Climbing 

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This shady cliff sits up the hillside about 100 yards above the Cannibal Crag.

Getting There 

Hike around the right side of Cannibal Crag. Continue uphill veering slightly left until you crest a rise and the Shit Howdy cliff will be around the hillside in front of you. It has an obvious diagnaling crack through the middle of the north face.

Climbing Season

For the Calico Basin area.

Weather station 0.3 miles from here

4 Total Climbing Routes

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

Classic Climbing Routes in Shit Howdy

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Shit Howdy:
Risk Brothers Roof   5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c     Trad, 1 pitch, 60'   
Shit Howdy   5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c     Trad, 100'   
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Shit Howdy 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c  Nevada : Red Rock : ... : Shit Howdy
This is quite a nice climb that rarely gets done. Most people never make it past the sport routes on the Cannibal Crag. The route consits of a right curving crack the follows the hillside up. The first crux comes about 15' up and involves a long reach to a nice finger lock. The second crux is a bit higher and consists of a flared fingerlock to a good hand jam. Make sure to place a piece in the alcove to protect your follower on the crux moves. Coming out of the alcove and traversing the crack to...[more]   Browse More Classics in Nevada

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