A world-class rock climbing destination right outside of Las Vegas, Red Rocks Canyon offers everything a climber’s heart desires: from long multi-pitch climbs to steep bolted sport routes, this amazingly beautiful desert climbing area has it all.
Red Rocks Canyon is the perfect place for either a beginner rock climber to learn the ropes, or for the experts to hone their skills, all while being immersed in a unique desert environment with beautiful red, pink, and cream colored sandstone walls reaching high above winding, bouldery canyons. Experience this climbing adventure that is so easily accessible from the city lights of Las Vegas!
Tie in with Willie Benegas or Damian Benegas to climb some of Red Rocks Canyon classic routes:
- Olive Oil and Birdland (both 5.7) are great multi-pitch introductory routes that offer beautiful climbing on varied sandstone with nice belay ledges and great top-outs.
- Dark Shadows (5.8) is the most amazing 5.8 rock climb you’ll ever do with incredibly dark varnished walls and great handholds.
- Crimson Chrysalis (5.8+) climbs in 9 beautifully exposed pitches to the summit of Cloud Tower.
- Epinephrine (5.9) is one of the 50 classic climbs of North America, a long, varied and exceptionally rewarding climb to the summit.
The list continues with world-famous Prince of Darkness, Levitation 29, and more…