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A narrow slot canyon that splits the west end of Mosaic Rock. A good place to find shade.
Follow the main approach trail north from the parking area and head west (left) around the side of Mosaic Rock.
11 Total Routes
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Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Beastie Alley:
Pony Express 5.9 5c 17 VI HVS 5a Trad, Sport, 115'
Unnatural Attraction 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- E2 5b Sport, 1 pitch, 80'
Thunder Toad 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- E2 5b Sport, 1 pitch, 80'
Unknown (crack with pin left of Unnamed 5.11) 5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ E3 5b R Trad, 1 pitch, 110'
Danger Mouse 5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ E3 5b Sport, 1 pitch, 80'
Unnamed 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ E3 5c Trad, Sport, 80'
Inner Sanctum 5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- E4 5c Sport, 1 pitch, 70'
Jaws 5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ E5 6b Sport, 1 pitch, 80'
Featured Route For Beastie Alley
Unnamed 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ E3 5c NM : Taos Area : ... : Beastie Alley
Clip a high first bolt with some difficulty, and begin to cruise up easy terrain. Near the top the angle steepens and the holds shrink, presenting a sequential crux by last bolt. Clip this final bolt and make a tenuous traverse right to a nice tight hand and big finger crack. Follow this a few more feet to the anchor of Pony Express. This route seemed a bit soft for the grade compared to other 5.11- TP climbs. It's also very well protected....[more] Browse More Classics in NM
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