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Santa Maria Rock Climbing 


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Elevation: 9,600'
Location: 35.213, -106.4531 View Map  Incorrect?
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Submitted By: franciscov on Aug 12, 2012
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Description 

A pinnacle to the west of Knife Blade, and south of Tombstone, Includes, the Quay that is behind the main Pinnacle and the bridge which connects them. Its about 80 meters tall.

Getting There 

Use the Access trail for Tombstone but as you first enter the aspen grove take the faint trail heading south then drop down a gully behind or just south of the Quay

Climbing Season



Weather station 0.3 miles from here

6 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',4],['2 Stars',2],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',1],['5.7',0],['5.8',3],['5.9',1],['5.10',1],['5.11',0],['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]


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