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Urban Crag is the first large cave on Lone Mountain look for the graffiti letters J M T. 14 routes exist ranging from 5.9-5.12a, sunny east facing with afternoon shade. The routes here are on mainly vertical to steep/slightly overhanging rock. Standout routes include Mud Tiger (5.11b), Dirt Lion (5.12a), Mega Poser (5.12a), Monster Truck Challenge (5.11d) and Twilight of a Poser (5.11a).
From the city park on Jensen just North of the mtn. Follow the trail south of the park to a large cave (ignoring the first smaller alcove you come to).
4 Total Routes
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Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Urban Crag:
Mud Tiger 5.11b 6c 23 VIII- E3 5c Sport, 1 pitch
Dirt Lion 5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ E5 6a Sport, 60'
Mega Poser 5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ E5 6a Sport, 1 pitch, 40'
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Unnamed 5.10 5.9 5c 17 VI HVS 5a NV : Lone Mountain : ... : Urban Crag
This was my favorite route at the crag. It has some length and variety. Start out in a section of opposing corners with some stemming, climb left along an intermittent crack for a while, then pull a bulge on sharp holds to head for the anchors. Islands in the Sky rates this 5.10, the older Brock Vegas Limestone book rated it 5.10a, but I felt it was easier than any of the other 5.10 routes at the crag.Please don't TR directly through the open cold shuts, use your own equipment so they don't w...[more] Browse More Classics in NV