Dinosaur Rock is a 140-foot-high crag south of Carson City. The rock is eroded and decomposed in many spots, but the climbing is nonetheless challenging. Due to the northern exposure, Dinosaur is sunny in the mornings, shady in the afternoons, and oftentimes too cold to climb in the winter.
YDS:5.5 – 5.10+ Grade: III-IV
Getting There:Turn right on Clear Creek Rd. off U.S. 395. Drive 1.5 miles and park on the small pullout to the left of Dinosaur Rock. Cross the creek to the right of the crag.