Bastion Wall Rock Climbing
BETA PHOTO: Bastion Wall. old Southwestern Mountaineers 1980's...
This is the large northish facing clean wall opposite Southern Comfort Wall in the Towers Canyon (right side of the canyon). It is bounded by a right facing chimney system on the left and a blocky left facing buttress on the right.
Approach Southern Comfort Wall but drop below the small cliff below Southern Comfort Wall and continue uphill. Turn right when the canyon gets quite steep and contour over to the center of the wall.
Climbing Season For the Rabbit Ears Area area.
Weather station 11.2 miles from here
2 Total Climbing Routes
['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',0],['2 Stars',2],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
Featured Route For Bastion Wall
Camino Real 5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c NM
: Organ Mountains
: ... : Bastion Wall
The climb would get another star if a couple of bolts were placed on the direct line above the third pitch belay. The long four and fifth pitch traverses simply bypass an unprotected more obvious line.P1: This is a relatively long face and crack pitch to a good stance.P2: Continue up the left facing weakness and belay at a pointed corner. This pitch is a bit shorter than the first pitch.P3: A short crux pitch. Climb up and slightly left then right on a face with a protection bolt. Use the ...[more] Browse More Classics in NM
BETA PHOTO: Bastion Buttress. old Southwestern Mountaineers 19...