Southern Box areas Rock Climbing
Climbing a V1 problem, on a boulder known as "...
The more southern areas of The Box. Some of the walls face south for good winter climbing. Several routes among the walls with grades ranging from moderate to advanced. Like the rest of Box, most of the routes are equipped with bolts with some taking occasional pro.
From the northern areas main parking, continue on the dirt road crossing a wash and south for about a mile up the hill. You will eventually get to a point where the road tops the hill and splits. Take the left hand (downhill and more travelled) branch. There is a turnaround down near the cattle guard. There is a trail just north of the cattle guard to access Unbeatable, Harmonica Convention, Tres Hermanas, etc. Keep going back North on the road to closer to the top of the hill again to find a trail to Major Wall, Pocket Change, Alcohol Wall, etc.
Weather station 6.7 miles from here
148 Total Climbing Routes
['4 Stars',6],['3 Stars',46],['2 Stars',73],['1 Star',17],['Bomb',0]
Classic Climbing Routes in Southern Box areas
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Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Southern Box areas:
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Super Colon Blow V0+ 4+ NM
: Socorro Area
: ... : Harmonica Convention (AKA B...
Another dangerous problem that is extremely pleasing to climb. Not as clean as Colon Blow but a more interesting crux."You'd have to eat five million bowls of ordinary bran cereal to get the fiber equivalent of one bowl of Super Colon Blow." - Saturday Night LiveThe line to the right, coming out the roof, is an open project. Last worked by Jon Cardwell and Collin Horvat AFAIK....[more] Browse More Classics in NM
BETA PHOTO: Overview map of Major Wall area. Adapted from: The...