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The Back Forty Rock Climbing 


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Location: 36.15046, -115.42696 View Map  Incorrect?
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Submitted By: Michelle Locatelli on Aug 10, 2009
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RAIN AND WET ROCK The sandstone in Red Rocks is fragile and is very easily damaged when it is wet. MORE INFO >>>

Description 

Secluded small wall that gets morning sun/afternoon shade.Routes range from low-angle to steep.

Getting There 

From Ranch Hands Cliff continue up wash a bit until you see obvious northeast facing small cliff up in a gully . Hike up gully aprox. 150' to base. Some easy scrambling up and around rock obstacles.

Climbing Season



Weather station 0.5 miles from here

5 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',0],['2 Stars',0],['1 Star',3],['Bomb',1]
['<=5.6',0],['5.7',0],['5.8',1],['5.9',1],['5.10',1],['5.11',1],['5.12',1],['5.13',0],['>=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]


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