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Upper Fat City Drainage

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Upper Fat City Drainage  


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Elevation: 7,000'
Location: 35.0961, -106.4621 View Map  Incorrect?
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Description 

Shady water polished granite in pleasant riparian environment

Getting There 

Hike up main trail for Fat City but continue up over dam. Follow primary trail through fields until you reach the tight drainage where you will see a man made wall. First boulders are right above this wall. About 15-20 minutes from parking.

Climbing Season



Weather station 3.0 miles from here

7 Total Routes

['4 Stars',5],['3 Stars',1],['2 Stars',1],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',0],['5.7',0],['5.8',0],['5.9',0],['5.10',0],['5.11',0],['5.12',0],['5.13',0],['>=5.14',0],['',0],['<=V1',4],['V2-3',0],['V4-5',0],['V6-7',2],['V8-9',1],['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 Upper Fat City Drainage:
Free Cap'n   V5-6 6C+     Boulder, 12'   
1/4" Minus   V8 7B     Boulder, 12'   
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Featured Route For Upper Fat City Drainage
Amputation ... an early classic

Amputation V0 4  NM : Albuquerque Area Climbing : ... : Upper Fat City Drainage
Amputation - there's a tight finger jam about 10 feet up. Try to bring your finger with you ......[more]   Browse More Classics in NM

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By docsavage
From: Albuquerque, NM
Mar 3, 2012
By request ...
By David Baltz
From: Albuquerque, New Mexico
Jul 17, 2015
This area has traditionally been called simply Embudo Canyon. It starts at the Rappel Wall entrance where the stream dries up, and ends at the Brachiation Rock. There are literally a couple hundred problems on both sides of the canyon, from the stream bed to high up the canyon sides.
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