BETA PHOTO: Topo of the two routes at the Hot Gates. C. Goat P...
Two routes in an area with a lot of potential. Faces South, and a bit sheltered from the wind.
Approach as for Southern Comfort and exit the trail to the left (North) before reaching SoCo. Traverse the North slope of the alluvial fan towards Done For Already and the Hot Gates.
Cross the wash and walk uphill and left until you can see up a step an narrow canyon with a ten foot face guarding its entrance. Enter through an oak tree on the left edge of the face.
Climbing Season For the Rabbit Ears Area area.
Weather station 11.2 miles from here
3 Total Climbing Routes
['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',1],['2 Stars',2],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
Featured Route For Hot Gates
Three Pump Chump 5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a NM
: Organ Mountains
: ... : Hot Gates
Start directly below the anchor point for Goat Path. You will be able to see the only bolt from the ground. Climb the face just to the right of a left facing dihedral. Cross left into the dihedral at a bolt. Find your way to the anchor point, or exit right at the ledge. A little run out at the top. ...[more] Browse More Classics in NM
BETA PHOTO: View of the routes at Hot Gate and Done For Alread...