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Red Rock Arroyo  


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Location: 33.49719, -107.41675 View Map  Incorrect?
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Administrators: Aaron Hobson, Jason Halladay, Anthony Stout, LeeAB, Marta Reece, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: Karl Kiser on Mar 19, 2012
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Description 

The climbing area consists of several smaller crags both uphill and downhill of Luna Park, northeast of Monticello, NM, off Forest Service road #225 within the Cibola National Forest.

The volcanic rock can be super (darker red) to rubbish (lighter buff).

Getting There 

Forest Service Road #225 can be accessed via Forest Service Road #139 from the south (Monticello, NM) or from the north (off I-25 west frontage road, ca. 5 miles south of exit 100 Red Rock).

Climbing Season



Weather station 9.1 miles from here

46 Total Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',12],['2 Stars',21],['1 Star',13],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',5],['5.7',4],['5.8',11],['5.9',10],['5.10',14],['5.11',2],['5.12',0],['5.13',0],['>=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 Red Rock Arroyo:
BKM   5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b     Sport, 60'   East Side : Campground
Suborbital   5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b     Trad, 50'   East Side : The Northwest Passage
Three Dogs Running   5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c     Sport, 45'   East Side : Campground
Todaluna   5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a     Trad, 50'   East Side : Campground
Moonstruck   5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a     Trad, 70'   East Side : Campground
The Right Stuff   5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a     Trad, 55'   East Side : The Northwest Passage
Rocket Science   5.10- 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a     Sport, 50'   East Side : The Northwest Passage
Clever Lunar-Themed Route Name, Variation   5.10- 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a     Sport, 50'   East Side : The Northwest Passage
Space Chimp   5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b     Sport, 50'   East Side : The Northwest Passage
Lunatique   5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b     Sport, 50'   East Side : Campground
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Featured Route For Red Rock Arroyo
Houston, We Have a Problem.

Houston, We Have a Problem 5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a  NM : Truth or Consequences Area : ... : Full Moon Wall
Crux is in the middle of the route, going through softer rock and turning a small bulge. Well-protected...[more]   Browse More Classics in NM

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