Climbing areas near the city of Socorro, NM. At this time this is only Box Canyon Area, but more is coming up.
On Interstate 25, about 80 miles south of Albuquerque and 190 miles north of El Paso.
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Sinister Dane 5.13b 8a 29 IX+ E7 6c NM : Socorro Area : ... : Filet de Papillon Wall AKA ...
This is likely the longest hard sport route at Socorro. I've heard that this is also the best hard sport route, though this is the only hard route I've done here. The route is surprisingly good. The rock looks like choss both from afar, and up close, and the quantity of glue certainly makes you wonder, but I found the rock to be very solid, and enjoyable. If you want juggy thuggery this is not the place for you. Once past the initial boulder problem this route is crimping paradise.The route...[more] Browse More Classics in NM
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