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Bad Cop, No Donut S 
Charity S 
Don Quixote S 
El Balota S 
Flying Scorpion S 
Mexican Vacation S 
Mexico in Flames S 
Mugre Mugre S 
Resurrection S 
Sancho Panza S 
Selam S 
Shroud, The S 
Trouble at the Border S 

Lower Virgin  


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Submitted By: Robert MacKinnon on Jun 15, 2008
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Description 

A beautiful wall with lots of near-horizontal cracks in it. There are bout 25 routes on this wall and several classics, including the incredible Don Quixote, are located here.

Routes from left to right:

Immaculate Conception
50/50
Los Tocayos (trad)
Charity
Monarcha
The Shroud
Tanga En T
Cabeza De Chivo
The Plague
Bakai
Selam
Flying Scorpion
Bad Cop No Donut
Silverfish
Sancho Panza
Part-Time Amateur
Full-Time Amateur
Don Quixote
El Balota
Mexico In Flames
Mugre Mugre
Trouble At The Border (trad)
Mexican Vacation
Resurrection
A Fistful Of Pesos
For A Few Pesos More (trad)

Getting There 

The Lower Virgin is located just uphill from the Cat Wall.

Climbing Season



Weather station 4.7 miles from here

13 Total Routes

['4 Stars',1],['3 Stars',5],['2 Stars',6],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',1]
['<=5.6',0],['5.7',0],['5.8',0],['5.9',0],['5.10',8],['5.11',3],['5.12',2],['5.13',0],['>=5.14',0],['',0],['<=V1',0],['V2-3',0],['V4-5',0],['V6-7',0],['V8-9',0],['V10-11',0],['V12-13',0],['>=V14',0]

The Classics

Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Lower Virgin:
Selam   5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a     Sport, 130'   
Mugre Mugre   5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b     Sport, 1 pitch, 90'   
El Balota   5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a     Sport, 110'   
Don Quixote   5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a     Sport, 1 pitch, 80'   
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Featured Route For Lower Virgin
Mugre Mugre starts on a big flake two lines to the right of Don Quixote, the prominent corner.

Mugre Mugre 5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b  North America : Mexico : ... : Lower Virgin
Mugre Mugre starts at the bottom of a large flake two routes to the right of Don Quixote in the Virgin Canyon. The guidebook calls is R because the first bolt is about 20(ish) feet off the ground -- but there are solid moves and big holds to the first bolt.Climb strait up the large flake on good laybacks and small feet. Towards the top make a big move right and follow the bolts up and right to a two bolt anchor. Originally the route went up and left and at least one bolt can lead you astray...[more]   Browse More Classics in International

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