Steep basalt crack and face climbs. Could use more traffic.
Turn upstream on the East bank of the Rio Grande and follow the old stagecoach road. Get Jay's book.
Climbing Season For the John Dunn Bridge Area area.
Weather station 6.6 miles from here
7 Total Climbing Routes
['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',2],['2 Stars',4],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',1]
Featured Route For River Wall
Aurora's Diving Board 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
: Taos Area
: ... : River Wall
Climb blocky chossy 5.5 unprotected to a bolt just below a big ledge, the Diving Board? Follow the crack up and left from here- keep an eye out for the occasional nut and cam placements... once you reach the more vertical (crux) portion of the crack, the pro is good, but the rock is just as dirty.This climb I felt was not full-on 'R', but is not a good lead for a 5.7 leader either. Don't blame me, though....[more] Browse More Classics in NM