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(01) The Entrance

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(01) The Entrance  


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Administrators: Aaron Hobson, Jason Halladay, Anthony Stout, LeeAB, Marta Reece, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: Anthony Stout on Oct 25, 2006
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Description 

The first area of climbing you see as you walk up the trail to the climbing area. This is at the far right end of Palmos Peak Climbing area. This area is home to some of the best, and longest routes at Palomas. No slab technique involved, there are actually holds here!

Getting There 

See directions to trail start. Walk up until you get to the climbing area and start seeing bolts. Can't miss it!

Climbing Season



Weather station 2.6 miles from here

5 Total Routes

['4 Stars',2],['3 Stars',2],['2 Stars',1],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',0],['5.7',0],['5.8',0],['5.9',0],['5.10',1],['5.11',1],['5.12',3],['5.13',0],['>=5.14',0],['',0],['<=V1',0],['V2-3',0],['V4-5',0],['V6-7',0],['V8-9',0],['V10-11',0],['V12-13',0],['>=V14',0]

The Classics

Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for (01) The Entrance:
Nature of the Beast   5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a     Sport, 70'   
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Featured Route For (01) The Entrance

Nature of the Beast 5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a  NM : Albuquerque Area Climbing : ... : (01) The Entrance
A very nice route with a tricky start. Begin to the right of a prominent crack going up the wall (Drop in the Ocean). My impression was that the crux was at the bottom though another thought it was at the top. Clip the first and second bolt, and head through a tricky sequence through the bottom moves. Endure through the next few moves and take a few good rests before jamming a crack (or finding something to crimp, if your name is Mike) at the top and hitting some nice jugs above. Could probably ...[more]   Browse More Classics in NM

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