Climbing areas near the city of Socorro, NM. At this time this is only Box Canyon Area, but more is coming up.
On Interstate 25, about 80 miles south of Albuquerque and 190 miles north of El Paso.
235 Total Routes
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Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Socorro Area:
New Kids on the Block 5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ E3 5b Sport, 1 pitch, 40' Box Canyon : Filet de Papillon Wall AKA ...
Bob Marley Meets Master Ganj 5.11b 6c 23 VIII- E3 5c Sport, 1 pitch, 45' Box Canyon : Filet de Papillon Wall AKA ...
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The Demon 5.12d 7c 28 IX E6 6b NM : Socorro Area : ... : Major Wall
A Socorro Classic! Make powerful sequential moves up a clean overhung wall. Start with easy moves up to a huge Hueco and clip the first bolt. From here get ready to crank. Angle left passing the second bolt and snag a rest at the large hueco, the only good hold on the route. Clip the third bolt and angle up and right to the 4th bolt. Pull the crux moves and it's over. Take a nap on the ledge and make a few easy moves past the 5th bolt to the anchors....[more] Browse More Classics in NM
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