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Description 

Includes the following states:
  • Chihuahua
  • Coahuila
  • Durango
  • Sinaloa
  • Sonora
  • Tamaulipas

Getting There 

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Climbing Season



Weather station 1.6 miles from here

479 Total Routes

['4 Stars',58],['3 Stars',190],['2 Stars',153],['1 Star',59],['Bomb',4]
['<=5.6',6],['5.7',8],['5.8',23],['5.9',43],['5.10',135],['5.11',122],['5.12',112],['5.13',30],['>=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 Northern Mexico:
Dead Man Walking   5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a     Trad, Sport, 1 pitch, 135'   El Potrero Chico : The Dihedrals
Will the Wolf Survive?   5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a     Sport, 4 pitches, 400'   El Potrero Chico : Los Lobos Canyon
Aguja Celo Rey   5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a     Sport, 2 pitches, 200'   El Potrero Chico : Las Agujas (The Spires)
Treasure of the Sierra Madre   5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b     Sport, 7 pitches, 700'   El Potrero Chico : Mota Wall
Satori   5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b     Sport, 7 pitches, 700'   El Toro (The Bull) aka Fron... : Zapatista Wall
Pancho Villa Rides Again   5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b     Sport, 5 pitches, 500'   El Potrero Chico : Mota Wall
Snott Girlz   5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b     Sport, 7 pitches, 450'   El Potrero Chico : Mota Wall
Black Cat Bone   5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b     Sport, 9 pitches, 800'   El Potrero Chico : La Selva (Jungle Wall)
Space Boyz   5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b     Sport, 11 pitches, 1000'   El Potrero Chico : La Selva (Jungle Wall)
Estrellita   5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c     Sport, 12 pitches, 1200'   El Potrero Chico : Las Estrellas (The Stars)
Two Pump Chump   5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c     Sport, 2 pitches, 200'   El Potrero Chico : Mota Wall
El Sendero Diablo (The Devil's Path)   5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a     Sport, 6 pitches, 600'   The Outrage Wall : Bronco Bowl
Pangea   5.11+ 7a 24 VIII 24 E4 6a     Sport, 1 pitch, 80'   El Potrero Chico : Las Agujas (The Spires)
Don Quixote   5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a     Sport, 1 pitch, 80'   Virgin Canyon : Lower Virgin
Time Wave Zero   5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a     Sport, 23 pitches, 2300'   El Potrero Chico : Time Wave Buttress
Yankee Clipper   5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a     Sport, 15 pitches, 1500'   El Potrero Chico : La Selva (Jungle Wall)
Celestial Omnibus   5.12- 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a     Sport, 2 pitches, 70'   The Outrage Wall : Bronco Bowl
El Sendero Luminoso   5.12d 7c 28 IX 28 E6 6b     Sport, 15 pitches, 1750'   El Toro (The Bull) aka Fron... : Sendero Luminoso Wall
Surfer Rosa   5.13a 7c+ 29 IX+ 29 E6 6c     Sport, 90'   El Potrero Chico : The Surf Bowl
Habanero/Time for Livin'   5.13 8a 29 X- 30 E7 6c     Sport, 6 pitches, 600'   The Outrage Wall : Outrage Wall Proper
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On-sighting the amazing 2nd pitch of "Devil's...

Devil's Cabana Boy 5.13- 7c+ 29 IX+ 29 E7 6c  North America : Mexico : ... : Outrage Wall Proper
NOTE: I have only done the first pitch so please hijack this description if you have done more. Pitch 1 has a little bit of everything and is solid mid-11. It begins up large tufas and goes over a roof then up to a rather delicate slab finish (crux). This was likely my favorite single pitch during my week in Potrero. The second pitch looks brilliant and goes up the "tufa chandelier" at 12+. The rest goes at hard 12 or low 13....[more]   Browse More Classics in International

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