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North Of The Chains Overhang 
Perverted Sanctuary 
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Scary Boulder 
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Sign of the Choss 
Sign of the Cross 
Small Potatoes, The 
Split & Malice Boulders 
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Summit Boulders 
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North Mountain Rock Climbing 

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By making reservations and seeing the orientation video, you can roam free over North Mountain. There are many classic problems here such as Nobody Gets Out of Here Alive, Mushroom Roof, Baby Face, Choir Boys, Sign of the Cross, and much much more.

Getting There 

Approaches differ by region of North Mountain, but are generally short.

Climbing Season

Weather station 8.5 miles from here

246 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',23],['3 Stars',108],['2 Stars',89],['1 Star',23],['Bomb',0]

Classic Climbing Routes in North Mountain

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for North Mountain:
The Melon Patch   V0 4     Boulder   Scary Boulder
Hershey's Symphony   V1 5 PG13     Boulder, 25'   Sign of the Choss
Ghetto Simulator   V2 5+     Boulder   Ghetto Simulator
Nobody Here Gets Out Alive   V2 5+     Boulder   The Grenade
Sign of the Cross   V3 6A     Boulder   Sign of the Cross
T-Bone Shuffle   V4 6B     Boulder   The Morgue
Bloodline   V5 6C     Boulder, 15'   Bloodline
Lobsterclaw, AKA:Mr. Negative   V5 6C     Boulder   The New Meadow
King Cobra   V6 7A     Boulder   The New Meadow
Center El Murray   V6 7A     Boulder   Mushroom Boulder
See Spot Run   V6 7A PG13     Boulder, 25'   The Big Time
Martini Roof short aka Baby Martini   V6 7A     Boulder, 25'   Martini Roof area
Baby Face   V7 7A+     Boulder   Trac II
Mushroom Roof   V8 7B     Boulder, 15'   Mushroom Boulder
Adjust your Attitude   V8 7B     Boulder, 14'   Terminator Area
Esperanza   V14 8B+     Boulder   Martini Roof area
Malice In Bucketland   5.9- 5c 17 VI 16 HVS 4c     Sport, 1 pitch, 125'   Central Wall
Indecent Exposure   5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a     Trad, 2 pitches, 300'   Indecent Exposure Buttress
Window Pain   5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b     Sport, 1 pitch, 150'   Central Wall
Sea of Holes   5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b R     Sport, 2 pitches, 350'   Central Wall
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Featured Route For North Mountain
Rock Climbing Photo: Peter leading Alice in Banana Land - huecos galore...

Alice in Banana Land 5.10- 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a  TX : Hueco Tanks : ... : Central Wall
Reach high for a jug (may be a difficult start for the shorter folks), and trend up and right to the first bolt about 15 feet up. Continue up through the bolts. The bolt spacing is enough to make you think, but not terrible for someone who is solid at the grade. Fairly well protected for Hueco standards. Excellent climbing will eventually bring you to a point where there is a crack and no more bolts. The options here are a few medium to larger sized nuts, some small cams, or running it out.The ...[more]   Browse More Classics in TX

Photos of North Mountain Slideshow Add Photo
Rock Climbing Photo: The seemingly endless Gymnasium.
The seemingly endless Gymnasium.
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Rock Climbing Photo: Topping out at the Gym.
Topping out at the Gym.
Rock Climbing Photo: As many huecos as there are cactus.
As many huecos as there are cactus.
Rock Climbing Photo: Chad on the Ghetto Simulator.
Chad on the Ghetto Simulator.
Rock Climbing Photo: Kelly on the Ghetto Simulator.
Kelly on the Ghetto Simulator.
Rock Climbing Photo:
Rock Climbing Photo:
Rock Climbing Photo: At the Gym.
At the Gym.
Rock Climbing Photo: North Mountain, Hueco Tanks State Park, photo: Bob...
North Mountain, Hueco Tanks State Park, photo: Bob...
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Rock Climbing Photo: A niche in North Mountain
A niche in North Mountain

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