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Rainbow Wall
Autumn in Red Rocks, Nevada.
October 2008.

Enjoy my slideshows of how to get to the top of it via the non-technical routes and
things you might see along the way:
Rainbow Wall via the North Fork of Oak Creek Canyon
(class 3 route of 8 miles up and back with over 3000 feet of elevation gain)

Rainbow Wall via South Fork of Pine Creek and Terrace Canyon; descent via Gunsight Notch Canyon with a bonus trip up Gunsight Notch Peak
(8.5 mile class 3 loop with approximately 3300 feet of elevation gain). You could also descend via the Notch and Juniper Canyon.

One can also scramble up Rainbow Wall via Juniper Canyon and Gunsight Notch.

None of the routes mentioned above require any ropes!


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John KirkNice Depth

John Kirk

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This gives a good perspective of the immensity of the wall.
Posted Oct 31, 2008 7:12 pm

Anya JingleRe: Nice Depth

Anya Jingle

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Thank you John. It is also fun to be sitting on the edge of it and look down. A different perspective!
Posted Nov 1, 2008 6:15 pm



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Great autumn colours and that wall looks spectacular. I know nothing about it however. What is the rock like?
Posted Nov 1, 2008 1:31 am

Anya JingleRe: Wow

Anya Jingle

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Thanks. The rock is good solid sandstone. I added some links to my slideshows. If you are interested you can see more of what the rock along the routes is like. Cheers!
Posted Nov 1, 2008 6:12 pm

alex_vegaNice shot ...


Voted 10/10

Anya! I like it.

Cheers, Alex
Posted Nov 1, 2008 11:11 am

Anya JingleRe: Nice shot ...

Anya Jingle

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Thanks Alex and cheers to you also!
Posted Nov 1, 2008 6:17 pm

alex_vegaRe: Nice shot ...


Voted 10/10

Uooou! Congrats for Photo of the Week :-D I'm happy for you!

Posted Nov 2, 2008 12:55 am

mehrdadNice shot


Voted 10/10

Realy great & beautiful shot.
Thanks for sharing.
Posted Nov 1, 2008 3:40 pm

Anya JingleRe: Nice shot

Anya Jingle

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Thank you and happy hiking to you!
Posted Nov 1, 2008 6:17 pm



Voted 10/10

Some day I want to climb this,,
Posted Nov 2, 2008 12:39 am

Anya JingleRe: Yep

Anya Jingle

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Best of luck on that! Cheers.
Posted Nov 2, 2008 11:05 pm

lcarreauSomewhere over the Rainbow?


Voted 10/10

The "pot of gold" must be in the leaves of the
trees! Excellent photograph, Anya!!!
Posted Nov 3, 2008 7:22 pm

Anya JingleRe: Somewhere over the Rainbow?

Anya Jingle

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Thanks Larry. Autumn has been great in Red Rocks, but we have had some heavy winds lately that I wonder if the golden leaves have travelled with them. Hopefully not.
Posted Nov 4, 2008 1:18 am



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Posted Nov 6, 2008 7:52 pm

Anya JingleRe: Beautiful!

Anya Jingle

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Thank you Azra and Happy Hiking :)
Posted Nov 7, 2008 7:56 pm

EricChuGreat shot!


Voted 10/10

Your photos have amazing colours!
Posted Oct 30, 2009 7:14 pm

Anya JingleRe: Great shot!

Anya Jingle

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Thank you for all the nice comments and happy hiking to you!
Posted Nov 1, 2009 5:23 pm

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