Areas south of Hwy 60 in the west and Hwy 380 in the east. Lots of Limestone in the east and some volcanic rock in the west, granite through the middle.
Southern portion of the state.
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Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for New Mexico, other Southern Areas:
It is not Necessary for Eagles to be Crows 5.12c Sport, 1 pitch, 60 feet Sitting Bull Falls : Big Horn Wall
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Sweat Lodge 5.11b NM : New Mexico, other Southern ... : ... : Rose Bud Wall
Sweat Lodge is arguably the best 5.11 on the Rosebud Wall, with great rock, interesting moves, and relatively sustained difficulty (and anchors at the lip!). The route begins easily and gets steadily harder as you ascend, with some cool roofs with big jugs. Shorter folks will have trouble at the second roof, making a long reach to a V-slot with the left hand from the white-with-bird-poo undercling jug. Its possible to get a kneebar right before the end, which is nice since the final moves to t...[more] Browse More Classics in NM