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The Slab

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The Slab  


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Submitted By: Tom Lausch on Nov 28, 2012  with updates from Nicholas Gillman
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Description 

Located a couple hundred yards left of the Tuna and Chips wall The Slab is exactly as it sounds, a slab. There are multiple beginner sport routes here. Most can be top-roped without leading. The area gets decent shade in the afternoon and is a good finish to the Chips and Salsa wall.

Getting There 

Go left and down from the First Pullout parking lot. Visible on your right as you come up past the Tiger Stripe Wall you will see the wash/gully leading to Tuna and Chips Wall and in the foreground will be the Slab (framed by the the large cave in the top center of the wall and the water streak at far right).

Climbing Season

For the First Pullout area.

Weather station 0.7 miles from here

8 Total Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',1],['2 Stars',2],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',5],['5.7',1],['5.8',1],['5.9',1],['5.10',0],['5.11',0],['5.12',0],['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 The Slab:
Smear Campaign   5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c     Sport, 1 pitch, 80'   
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Smear Campaign 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c  NV : Red Rock : ... : The Slab
This is a easy slab climb. One move wonder is more like it. The crux on this climb is right after the first bolt. The climb is very well protected. 5-6 bolts to the chains at the top. A quick and easy tick....[more]   Browse More Classics in NV

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By Nicholas Gillman
From: Las Vegas
Jul 4, 2015
Replaced my original beta/topo pic with an updated high res version (the max MP allows) in hopes of greater clarity on the app / tablets ect...Cheers.
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