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Refrigerator Wall  


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Description 

The Refrigerator Wall extends along the south side of the main branch of Icebox Canyon from a point just right of the Frigid Air Buttress all the way to the waterfall several hundred yards to the west. There are many good trad routes ranging from short crag exercises up to long and sustained crack climbs.

Getting There 

The approach is short and easy. Hike west on the main trail from the Icebox Canyon parking area. After a short walk, the trail drops into the streambed-- you are there.

Climbing Season



Weather station 4.2 miles from here

10 Total Routes

['4 Stars',2],['3 Stars',5],['2 Stars',3],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',0],['5.7',0],['5.8',0],['5.9',2],['5.10',6],['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]

The Classics

Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Refrigerator Wall:
Amazing Grace   5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a PG13     Trad, 1 pitch, 110'   
Greased Lightning   5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a R     Trad, 1 pitch, 200'   
Weenie Juice   5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a     Trad, 1 pitch, 160'   
Grape Nuts   5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b PG13     Sport, 1 pitch, 110'   
Breakaway   5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b     Trad, 2 pitches, 290'   
La Cierta Edad   5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b     Trad, 5 pitches, 650'   
Unfinished Symphony   5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- 23 E4 5c     Trad, 5 pitches, 500'   
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Greased Lightning climbs incipient cracks to a nic...

Greased Lightning 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a NV : Red Rock : ... : Refrigerator Wall
The refrigerator wall is true to its name and is a cool respite even on hot days in Vegas. The climbing on this route is great but this route should only be attempted by a confident 5.10 leader.Begin on a a small ramp on the left side of the wall. This route requires some route finding and follows a series of discontinous cracks. Take pro when you get it as it is not always present. Continue up cracks and face trending rightward. The crux is on the lower part of the route but the pro will k...[more]   Browse More Classics in NV

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