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Release Date: 08/29/12
Contacts: Kirsten Cannon , 702-515-5057 ,

Guest Climbing Permits Available at Red Rock Canyon

Las Vegas - Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area announces the opening of Guest Climbing Special Recreation Permits for 2013. 

These permits authorize commercial guided or educational rock climbing in Red Rock Canyon for up to 10 days in 2013. Four educational and eight commercial Guest Climbing Permits are available. 

The permits will be issued through a lottery system if more applications are received than available permits. 

Those interested in applying for a Guest Climbing Permit, should submit a completed application by September 30, 2012 to the Red Rock/Sloan Field Office: HCR 33 Box 5500, Las Vegas, NV 89161.

Notification of selected applicants will be made by October 30, 2012.

For more information please visit the Red Rock website at

The BLM manages more than 245 million acres of public land, the most of any Federal agency. This land, known as the National System of Public Lands, is primarily located in 12 Western states, including Alaska. The BLM also administers 700 million acres of sub-surface mineral estate throughout the nation. The BLM's mission is to sustain the health, diversity, and productivity of America’s public lands for the use and enjoyment of present and future generations. In Fiscal Year 2015, the BLM generated $4.1 billion in receipts from activities occurring on public lands.

Last updated: 04-14-2015