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Lone Mountain  


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Elevation: 2,500'
Location: 36.23932, -115.31 View Map  Incorrect?
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Submitted By: Francis Baker (fran) on Aug 22, 2006
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Description 

A good little limestone sport climbing crag. It is a great option on cold windy days. The wall gets shade early and late. Routes range from 5.8 to 5.12. The area has two sections, an upper wall and the main wall.

Getting There 

Park at Lone Mountain Discovery Park, on Jensen north of Alexander.

Follow the trail up to a small cave continue around to another large cave like recess. This is Urban Crag.

Cheap Beer Crag is up another 200'.

Climbing Season



Weather station 8.4 miles from here

8 Total Routes

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

The Classics

Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Lone Mountain:
Navajo   5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a     Sport, 1 pitch   Urban Crag
Mud Tiger   5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c     Sport, 1 pitch   Urban Crag
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Navajo 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a  NV : La Madre Range : ... : Urban Crag
A fun route that moves from more polished limestone to very sharp rock. As of December 2014, there is graffiti of a red heart at the start of the climb....[more]   Browse More Classics in NV

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By ......
Jan 11, 2009
In case anybody's headed to the Rodeo Wall anytime soon.... lots of bees! Go there when it's cold... not warm.
By Anthony Baraff
From: Paris, France
Dec 10, 2009
What guidebook includes route information on Lone Mountain?

Did the legwork myself, aparently Islands in the Sky, by Dan McQuade, Randy Leavitt, and Mick Ryan as well as Las Vegas Limestone, by Roxanna Brock have info.
By Nate Farr
From: Flagstaff, AZ
May 8, 2013
Found an enormous nest of bees above the 12a on Gun Club's R wall today. Steer clear...
By polishbob
Jan 4, 2015
Fun place to visit, but most of the bolts are pretty high, with a possibility of busting your feet, if you slip off before clipping one. Kind of silly if you ask me.
By bkoch
From: Las Vegas, NV
Apr 28, 2015
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Access to Lone Mountain closed for the next year.
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