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This is a cliff with tire sized huecos. Unlike some of the other sandstone cliffs at the canyon that have broken down in the sun, Hueco's sand stone is generally hard. It offers some excellent (for the canyon) climbs from 5.7 to about 5.11. A few of the routes go trad, while the rest can easily be top roped via trees at the top.
At the moment, and in the foreseeable future, this area is closed. Please refrain from climbing on this cliff. It's mostly choss anyway. I have been informed by a friend that the State Park is giving tickets to everyone who is caught climbing here as the area is on private property and the landowner has voiced their complaints. Don't climb here; we want to maintain a positive relationship with State Park.
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Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Hueco Point (Closed):
The Dihedral Crack 5.7 5a 15 V+ MVS 4b Trad, TR, 1 pitch, 45'
Sandy Sandwich 5.9 5c 17 VI HVS 5a Trad, 1 pitch, 30'
No Chipping Necessary 5.11- 6c 22 VIII+ E3 5c TR, 1 pitch, 40'
Featured Route For Hueco Point (Closed)
The Dihedral Crack 5.7 5a 15 V+ MVS 4b TX : Palo Duro Canyon State Park : Hueco Point (Closed)
This is a great line on the left side of Hueco. Most of the climb is easy with the first few moves being the hardest. Be very confident at the grade as this is soft sandstone so gear can never be completely trusted. Climb up the hand crack to the ledge. Continue up an offwidth crack to the top. Belay off trees at the top. ...[more] Browse More Classics in TX
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