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My Secret Garden

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American Beauty 
Bettie Page 
Brazilian Wax Job 
Desert Landscape 
Golddigger 
Gutter Slut 
Hurts So Good 
Jailbait 
Little Mutt 
Lolita 
Milla 
Night Moves 
Plaid Skirts 
Plan B 
Pocket Cougar 
Rawdawgin 
Shady Lady 
Turning Tricks 
Twiggy 
Vixen 

My Secret Garden 


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Submitted By: Karl Kiser on Jan 18, 2011
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Description 

Left Side

The beautiful face to the right of an arching right facing dihedral.

Turning Tricks 5.10 quality
Night Moves 5.10 quality
Shady Lady 5.9
Hurts So Good†5.11- quality

Middle Section

A multipart section downhill of a large evergreen tree at the end of a ledge.

Milla†5.8-
Twiggy 5.8

Routes located above the small cave.

Plaid Skirts 5.7+ quality
American Beauty 5.8 quality

Routes located slightly downhill from the cave.

Lolita† 5.6+ quality
Little Mutt† 5.6

Routes located on rock at a right angle to the previous climbs.

Vixen 5.7
Plan B 5.11- quality
Bettie Page 5.9

Right Section

The† first rock found when approaching the crag.

Desert Landscape 5.11 quality
Gutter Slut 5.8+
Brazilian Wax Job 5.9
Pocket Cougar 5.11- quality
Rawdawgin 5.11- R quality
Jailbait 5.10+
Golddigger 5.11b/c quality


Getting There 


This climbing area is located uphill and north of the Fin. Walk down the La Luz trail and cross the talus above the Fin (north & east), cross the old La Luz Trail and find the ridge of rock. This rock, averaging perhaps 170 feet in height, is also downhill and right of Ratís Rock. Completed routes are noted left to right. One 60m rope is adequate for all the raps from bolted anchors and chains. There are no sport routes, all routes require gear. All bolts were hand drilled, painted and kept to a safe minimum.


20 Total Routes


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The Classics

Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for My Secret Garden:
American Beauty   5.8 5b 16 VI- HVS 4c     Trad, Alpine, 2 pitches, 130'   
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Start of Pocker Cougar

Pocket Cougar 5.11- 6c 22 VIII+ E3 5c  NM : Sandia Mountains : ... : My Secret Garden
Quality. Climb the small open book right of Brazilian Wax Job, then hand traverse right and up to the same anchors as BWJ....[more]   Browse More Classics in NM

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My Secret Garden overview.  Photo by John Kear.
BETA PHOTO: My Secret Garden overview. Photo by John Kear.
Detail of My Secret Garden--photo by Jerry Inman
BETA PHOTO: Detail of My Secret Garden--photo by Jerry Inman
My Secret Garden from the Fin
BETA PHOTO: My Secret Garden from the Fin
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By Timothy Henley
Feb 3, 2011

This is a really great area, and it is truly not a sport area!! Lots of quality routes however there is some loose rock, especially at the top. I hope people don't go here to much!!