The crag has a squat demeanor and is characterized by three things. First there is approximately forty-feet of third class terrain beneath the routes. Second, there are two obvious crack systems on the rock. Each of these cut up opposite sides of the crag's crest. And third, it is just off the trail across the grassy drainage just to the left of the approach gully to the Fox.
This crag can be found just right of the Existential Wall and just left of the approach gully to the Fox.
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Snake Charmer 5.7 Trad, 2 pitches, 200 feet
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Snake Charmer 5.7 NV : Red Rock : ... : Reptile Rock
The Snake Charmer is a fun little route that may be found on the right side of Reptile Rock. The line ascends an obvious dogleg crack in 2-4 pitches (depending on how you do it.)Pitch One:Ascend third class terrain to the base of the dogleg crack (3rd 45'). Certainly this may be scrambled and not pitched out.Pitch Two:Climb the right trending dogleg crack. The crux is right off the anchor -- it's a good idea to put in an anchor, because if someone blows off, you'll both take a ride down the t...[more] Browse More Classics in NV