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Pilar Area Bouldering

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C3PO (aka The Overlooked Boulder) 
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Pilar Area Bouldering  Rock Climbing 


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Location: 36.3214, -105.7506 View Map  Incorrect?
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Submitted By: Brian S on Jun 21, 2010
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Description 

Basalt boulders located in the Rio Grande Gorge near the town of Pilar, NM. BLM fee area.

Getting There 

From southside of Taos - Drive south on NM 68 to the town of Pilar (~15 miles). Turn right on NM 570 and drive 3.1 miles to Petaca Campground. The boulders can be seen from the road and campground.

Climbing Season

For the Taos Area area.

Weather station 11.3 miles from here

5 Total Climbing Routes

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


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By john strand
From: southern colo
Jan 31, 2011
Pretty good beer just down the road at Blue Heron Brewing.
By Ryan Callahan
From: Santa Fe NM
Jul 15, 2016
Hey guys, I'm headed out on Monday to check out these boulders, in terms of beginner climbs, how much is here? I assume that the climbs listed aren't all that's there. I'm a bit of a gumbys, V0-V3. Any beta would be appreciated

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