Red Rocks Conservation Area, Las Vegas, NV

Looking to expand your climbing to even higher new heights? Joining Petra Cliffs Mountaineering School at one of their all time favorite climbing destinations in the entire country. Red Rock Conservation Area outside of Las Vegas, NV, features towering sandstone walls, a wild and scenic wilderness setting, some of the longest moderate climbs in the US, and add to that it's incredibly easy access from downtown Las Vegas which makes this a truly special rock climbing destination that all climbers must experience.

Petra Cliffs Mountaineering School is excited to be able to offer this climbing opportunity to our clients. Red Rocks is a world-class rock climbing destination, with big, secluded sandstone walls located in the Mojave Desert, just minutes from Las Vegas and the bustling strip, yet offering an atmosphere of true wilderness and remoteness. If you haven't experienced desert climbing this is a world class area and should not be missed 

All Red Rocks Climbs are led by Petra Cliffs Guides that hold AMGA Rock Guide Certification and have extensive climbing and guiding experience in this area. Space and dates are limited so call to sign up today!

There are several long moderate climbs up the immense and complex walls. 

  • Classics include: Cat in the Hat 5.6, Tunnel Vision 5.7, Dark Shadows 5.8, Crimson Chrysalis 5.8+, Epinephrine 5.9, Black Orpheus 5.9+, Dream of Wild Turkeys 5.10a, Sour Mash 5.10a, Levitation 29 5.11, Cloud Tower 5.12a


Las Vegas, Nevada 

Date Range

Contact steve@petracliffs for availabilty

Pricing Options  

Option one: AMGA Certified Rock Guide, permits, park passes and climbing equipment, transportation from your hotel or campground to the climbing destination each day; no lodging provided.

prices are based on guide:client ratio  
3 day: 1:1 $1500, 1:2 $1070, 1:3 $915
5 day: 1:1 $2050, 1:2 $1400, 1:3 $1185

Option two: AMGA Certified Rock Guide, permits, park passes and climbing equipment, lodging on the world famous Las Vegas Strip, and ground transportation to and from airport and to the climbing destination each day (lodging based off 4 or 6 nights of double or triple occupancy based on availability) 

prices are based on guide:client ratio 
3 day: 1:1 $2300, 1:2 $1470, 1:3 $1182
5 day: 1:1 $3250, 1:2 $2000, 1:3 $1585

Trip Details

Inclusions: Professional Certified Rock Guide and all technical climbing equipment: harness, helmet, shoes, belay devices, ropes and all other appropriate technical equipment.

Exclusions: Personal gear, food, water and clothing (see equipment list for what to bring) meals, airfare or ground transportation unless otherwise noted. 

Whats Next, Where do I go from here?

Ice Climbing