New Mexico, I-40 Corridor Rock Climbing
The Flake Route on the north end of Enchanted Mesa...
Areas between I-40 to the north and Hwy 60 to the southwest and HWY 380 to the southeast that are not located around "large" population centers.
Access by state roads off of I-40
Climbing Season For the All Locations area.
Weather station 22.0 miles from here
70 Total Climbing Routes
['4 Stars',5],['3 Stars',16],['2 Stars',32],['1 Star',15],['Bomb',0]
Classic Climbing Routes in New Mexico, I-40 Corridor
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Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for New Mexico, I-40 Corridor:
Featured Route For New Mexico, I-40 Corridor
Crack of Heraclitus 5.12- 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
: New Mexico, I-40 Corridor
: El Malpais
(1) Begin on the face to the right of the crack and traverse into the dihedral at the 6-ft level (5.12-). Once established in the dihedral, have the rack & rope thrown up to you. Sustained climbing leads up a hand crack to an alcove below a roof (5.10b). Belay off a 5" cam or tube chock. (2) Stem and jam out the roof and make hard moves to gain the dihedral above (5.10c) then continue up the moderate but large crack to the back of a cave and an uncomfortable belay below a huge roof. (3) Trav...[more] Browse More Classics in NM