Obscure Rock from Nevada and Elsewhere

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looks easy from here

climber
Ben Lomond, CA
Jul 17, 2017 - 01:37pm PT
Wow, thanks for all that. Death choss + bombs, eh? Sound like I can definitively move them into the "not worth the drive" file.
Nick Danger

Ice climber
Arvada, CO
Jul 17, 2017 - 01:39pm PT
Not all volcanic rock in south-central Nevada is scary choss. The pictures posted below are from the western end of Hot Creek Canyon. The Hot Creek Canyon is this very lovely oasis within the Hot Creek Range. Although I have yet to put any routes up this stuff, the rock actually looks pretty good, with good cracks. Also, I really love the Hot Creek Range.

Credit: Nick Danger
Credit: Nick Danger
Credit: Nick Danger

I would love to hear from anyone who might ever go to these places.
Cheers
jonnyrig

climber
Topic Author's Reply - Jul 17, 2017 - 04:25pm PT
If I ever get time, I would like to explore further into Nevada. I've seen good stuff on nearly every trip across the state, at least what looks good from a distance. But at below zero temps on an elk hunt, the opportunity to climb just never seems to really present itself.
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