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Los Lobos Canyon 

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The first canyon on the left after you enter the park. Most routes are on the right side (north) and stay in the shade all day. Harder routes are being developped on the left side.

Getting There 

You can approach through the scree, but there are better trails that hug the walls on either side.

9 Total Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',5],['2 Stars',4],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]

The Classics

Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Los Lobos Canyon:
El Cachorro (The Cub)   5.7 5a 15 V+ MVS 4b     Sport, 1 pitch, 85'   
Zombie Wolf   5.8 5b 16 VI- HVS 4c     Sport, 1 pitch, 140'   
The Anvil   5.8 5b 16 VI- HVS 4c     Sport, 1 pitch, 70'   
Howlin' Wolf   5.9 5c 17 VI HVS 5a     Sport, 1 pitch, 110'   
The Blacksmith   5.9 5c 17 VI HVS 5a     Sport, 2 pitches, 110'   
Will the Wolf Survive?   5.10a 6a 18 VI+ E1 5a     Sport, 4 pitches, 400'   
Palm Snake   5.10 6b 20 VII- E2 5b     Sport, 3 pitches, 300'   
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Joy Weber leading out into space on pitch 4 of Will the Wolf Survive.  It feels just as airy, exposed, and overhung as this shot implies.

Will the Wolf Survive? 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ E1 5a  North America : Mexico : ... : Los Lobos Canyon
4 pitches, 5 rappel stations:P1: 5.8P2: 5.9+ Bolted layback crack; it's sharp!P3: 5.9+ Don't stop at the extra rappel station.P4: 5.10a Crux pitch. Step out over the void and pull to the top of razor ridge.Make sure you look through hole in the wall and see the other side of the next canyon before you get out on the last pitch....[more]   Browse More Classics in International

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