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Wine Wall Rock Climbing 

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Submitted By: doni on Mar 13, 2011
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This wall is located to the right (east) and up from Dirt Wall/Hueco Wall.

Climbs range from 5.10 to 5.12.

Gets afternoon sun.

Getting There 

Approach as for Dirt Wall/Hueco Wall and continue skirting the hillside to the right until the obvious cliff comes into view.

Climbing Season

Weather station 5.8 miles from here

6 Total Climbing Routes

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

Classic Climbing Routes in Wine Wall

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Wine Wall:
Green Chile   5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c     Sport, 40'   
Black Beauty   5.12b/c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b     Sport, 60'   
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Wine-A-Rita 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c  NM : Socorro Area : ... : Wine Wall
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By Brototype
From: The Bay Area
Nov 13, 2011
Explored this wall today. I have to say that though the routes look like they might be fun and the upper section of the wall looks to have great potential, the wall has a TON of death choss. Needs a bit of cleaning up before anyone can expect to climb on this wall without a helmet.
By doni
From: NM
Nov 20, 2011
Let me know what is loose. What route & section? We'll go take a look and remove any additional potential loose rock. We removed everything we could find while setting. There will be some small stuff coming off, like any other new climb, until it is climbed enough.
By bruno-cx
Nov 30, 2011
Looked at that wall years ago when we were bolting dirt wall, funny it got bolted.
By Apomo
Jan 23, 2012
Have climbed here at least 3 times and have had a blast every time. The location is secluded and the view is great. Doni and Vaino did an awesome job cleaning the middle band of rock. It might look chossy, but it's actually solid. This wall boasts 2 of the better, longer routes at the Box. All the routes here are well worth the approach.
By DisturbingThePeace
From: Albuquerque, NM
Feb 2, 2015
Climbed all of the routes on this wall and enjoyed all of them. The rock quality isn't the greatest, but didn't break anything off. Well worth a visit.

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