Red Rock Canyon, Nevada

Known as "Red Rocks", this is one of the finest rock climbing areas in the world. The park boasts stunning views, classic moderate (5.6-5.8) multi-pitch routes, dozens of sport cragging and bouldering areas, and plenty of hiking trails.

about red rock canyon

Nevada's Red Rock Canyon, near Las Vegas, is known as one of the finest rock climbing areas in the world, with more than a thousand rock climbing routes from short sport routes to big 20-pitch outings.  From 5.5 - 5.13, there's something for everyone.  Not into climbing?  There are plenty of hiking trails and a natural history museum.

information for leaders

If you schedule a trip that overlaps with another, please be sure that the only overlap is during travel days.

  • Suitable Activities: Climbing, Global Adventures
  • Climbing Category: Rock Climb
  • Seasons: March, April, May, September, October, November
  • Weather: View weather forecast.
  • Difficulty: Crag Rock Climb
  • Green Trails Red Rock Canyon No. 2474S

Upcoming Activities

Crag Rock Climb - Red Rock Canyon, Nevada

Climbing Trip
Crag climbing in the desert. Camping at Red Rock Canyon group campsite.
Difficulty: Crag Rock Climb
Fri, Apr 19, 2019 - Wed, Apr 24, 2019
Prerequisites, Leader's Permission Required
12 participants
Registration opens Jan 16
Seattle Branch
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