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The Grotto

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The Grotto Rock Climbing 


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Location: 35.8174, -106.5321 View Map  Incorrect?
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Administrators: Aaron Hobson, Anthony Stout, LeeAB, Marta Reece, Jason Halladay, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: Owen Summerscales on Dec 6, 2012
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Description 

A really cool, blocky bouldering wall/cave. Flat landing, many variations on lines. Recently cleaned to allow the right hand problems to be topped out.

Sufficiently overhanging that you can climb here during a downpour. Also nicely shady, one of the coolest bouldering spots around during the summer.

Getting There 

Just south of Chilly Willy wall. Hike towards the wall, and before you reach the large boulder take a right and hike uphill 15 yds. I.E. immediately opposite Turkey Sandwich and Candy Corn sport routes.

Climbing Season

For the Las Conchas area.

Weather station 2.0 miles from here

6 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',1],['2 Stars',3],['1 Star',2],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',0],['5.7',0],['5.8',0],['5.9',0],['5.10',0],['5.11',0],['5.12',0],['5.13',0],['>=5.14',0],['',0],['<=V1',0],['V2-3',4],['V4-5',2],['V6-7',0],['V8-9',0],['V10-11',0],['V12-13',0],['>=V14',0]


Featured Route For The Grotto
Rock Climbing Photo: Buckeroo Banzai

Buckeroo Banzai V4 6B  NM : Jemez Valley Area : ... : The Grotto
Start just left of ledge - go up through clean features using sidepulls to an obvious slot and topout above....[more]   Browse More Classics in NM

Photos of The Grotto Slideshow Add Photo
Rock Climbing Photo: Looking out from under the Grotto cave. Good place...
Looking out from under the Grotto cave. Good place...
Rock Climbing Photo: Armstrong
Armstrong
Rock Climbing Photo: Buckeroo Banzai
Buckeroo Banzai
Rock Climbing Photo: Ethan climbing at the grotto
Ethan climbing at the grotto

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