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A handful of formations on the West side of the Franklin Mountains. The climbs are about 25ft tall +/- and there's about enough climbing to where you can can send everything in a matter of a week. The rock quality is excellent and the routes vary from 5.4 to 5.12. This area gets fairly crowded on the weekends and you have to pay if you don't own a Texas State Park Pass. It's $4 per adult and free for kids 13 and under. There's camping available as well. For topos ask for one at the ranger station or download some at Park hours are 8am-5pm.

Getting There 

From interstate 10 exit and head East on Woodrow Bean Transmountain Dr. also known as the 375 and head up the road 3.3 miles. Take a left at Tom Mays Park Access Rd. There's a brown sign that says Tom Mays Park. When you get up to the ranger station you can ask them where the climbing is located in the park.

Climbing Season

For the Franklin Mountain Range area.

Weather station 4.0 miles from here

14 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',8],['2 Stars',6],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]

Classic Climbing Routes in Tom Mays Park

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Tom Mays Park:
Star Fighter   5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a     Sport, 1 pitch, 25'   Sneed's Cory
Mean People Suck   5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b     Sport, 1 pitch, 25'   Sneed's Cory
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Mean People Suck 5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b  TX : Franklin Mountain Range : ... : Sneed's Cory
The crux is midway up the climb with a mellow finish. The moves on this climb are fun and solid....[more]   Browse More Classics in TX

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By Lowell
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