Solstice Cave Rock Climbing
The right half of the Solstice Cave. There are so...
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Climbing in Solstice Cave is no longer off limits. Permission from the Lincoln National Forest (Carlsbad, NM) must be obtained before any new routes can be bolted.
Solstice is located directly accross the canyon from the terminus of the approach trail. This is also one of the few crags visible from the parking area.
Climbing Season For the Last Chance Canyon area.
Weather station 3.1 miles from here
12 Total Climbing Routes
['4 Stars',2],['3 Stars',6],['2 Stars',3],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
Classic Climbing Routes in Solstice Cave
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Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Solstice Cave:
Hot Tamale 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Sport, 1 pitch, 70'
Featured Route For Solstice Cave
Total Eclipse 5.12d 7c 28 IX 28 E6 6b
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Good moves on this fantastic roof route. The pump factor will have you sweating if your lucky enough to get to the chains. Watch the 2nd bolt has difficult clip. Stick clip helps here, but watch out for the big swing if you blow the opening moves. 4 or 5th bolt, this route joins the Solstice line and finishes at the lower 'Buff' anchor. Another fantastic route put up by that Canadian....[more] Browse More Classics in NM