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Robber's Roost

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Robber's Roost  

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This limestone hideaway is a great place to go to avoid any crowds and/or sunshine that you may occasionally find at the hood. Routes range from moderate to difficult.

Getting There 

Robber's Roost is located on the Deer Creek Rd. (158) between Kyle and Lee Canyons. It is on the uphill side of the road near mile marker ??. Look for the trailhead signs.

Climbing Season

Weather station 3.1 miles from here

19 Total Routes

['4 Stars',2],['3 Stars',14],['2 Stars',3],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]

The Classics

Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Robber's Roost:
The Rooster   5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b     Sport, 1 pitch   
The Great Train Robbery   5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c     Sport, 1 pitch   
Los Banditos   5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a     Sport, 1 pitch   
Five Finger Discount   5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a     Sport, 75'   
Bubblicious   5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a     Sport, 1 pitch   
The Great Train Robbery Extension   5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a     Sport, 110'   
Highway Man   5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a     Sport, 1 pitch   
Conny Loves Dadddy   5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a     Sport, 70'   
The Burglar   5.12c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b     Sport, 1 pitch, 90'   
Glory Daze   5.12c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b     Sport, 125'   
Joe Dirt   5.12d 7c 28 IX 28 E6 6b     Sport, 1 pitch, 115'   
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Featured Route For Robber's Roost
Shawn on the Burglar

The Burglar 5.12c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b  NV : Mt. Charleston : Robber's Roost
This is a multi-cruxed action packed route. Start out on the strange downward sloping pinch holds with slick feet. Climb up to the overlap and pull up on to the slab. Here you climb some technical face to get to the overhanging corner above. There are three ways to finish this route.The original finish: Head left to the arete at the top of the corner and clip the anchor(12c).The Card Cheat finish: From the original anchor, go straight up past two more bolts (12d).The Dan McQuade finish: inste...[more]   Browse More Classics in NV

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Curtis LaBouff exiting the Roost Cave on America's...
Curtis LaBouff exiting the Roost Cave on America's...
Jay on Conny Loves Daddy, 12a. Climbing at Charles...
Jay on Conny Loves Daddy, 12a. Climbing at Charles...
A for effort, C- for execution. An explanatory, bi...
A for effort, C- for execution. An explanatory, bi...

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By John Wilder
From: Las Vegas, NV
May 15, 2012
Climbers should be aware that fixed draws are only on the EXTENSIONS for the most part at the Roost these days. The harder stuff (America's Most Wanted, etc) still have chains/project draws, but the .11s are clip your own now.
By Darren in Vegas
From: Las Vegas, NV
Aug 7, 2012
Video of The Burglar, 12d at Robber's Roost. [[
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