This area is mostly north facing keeping it cold and a great wintertime training ground. The rock is mostly welded tuff and does not offer very secure gear placements unless it is bolts or good ice.
Once in town on Trinity, take a left on Daimond and continue to the first stoplight. A left will take you to the hospital. Instead take a right and drop into the canyon and park at the ice rink on your left at the bottom of the hill.
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Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Los Alamos Canyon:
Loki WI4 Trad, Ice, 1 pitch, 40'
Grandpa Greenwall M5 Sport, Mixed, 35'
The Coca Cola Classic WI3 Trad, Ice, 1 pitch, 35'
Diet Coke WI4+ Trad, Ice, 1 pitch, 35'
Love Me Lika A Reptile WI4- Trad, Ice, 1 pitch, 35'
Featured Route For Los Alamos Canyon
Loki WI4 NM : Los Alamos & White Rock : ... : Los Alamos Canyon
This is a spicy dirty black and white ice flow that has two obvious lines. The left side is harder and the climbing is actually good when it is in shape. The crux is in the first fifteen feet to easier climbing above. It is Dirty and fun. ...[more] Browse More Classics in NM
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