The Socorro crags are home to a variety of good climbing and bouldering. The Box the first area you will see when you come into the area. Great bouldering along the streambed, and the surrounding canyon walls offer other good climbing. Please see map layout of different climbing walls and bouldering areas in the box.
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Spiderman 5.9 NM : Socorro Area : ... : Red Wall
Gave this a "Great" rating just for P1. P2 is okay. Can rap from the top of P1 with a 60 meter rope. Don't let the 5.9 rating scare you away as it applies to the P1 variation and is well protected.P1 5.8R?: Trend left over ledges, then up and back right to first lone bolt (run-out). Then move right and up to a nice left-trending finger crack with good pro on easier terrain. At end of this crack find bolt above and continue up to a horizontal weakness with gear placements. Make a move or t...[more] Browse More Classics in NM