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Tufa Consequences 

YDS: 5.10 French: 6b Ewbanks: 20 UIAA: VII- ZA: 19 British: E2 5b

Type:  Sport, 1 pitch, 55'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.10- French: 6a Ewbanks: 18 UIAA: VI+ ZA: 18 British: E1 5a [details]
FA: Rich Strang & Leo Santibanez - help from Pete & Christina
New Route: Yes
Season: fall, winter, spring
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Submitted By: Rstrang on Feb 17, 2013

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Opening up another wall at the Bat Cave Area Tufa ...


Climb the right side (black) tufas to some good holds at the top. Continue thru the steep stuff on fun jugs to a stance where the angle kicks back. A few interesting moves past the last few bolts takes you to the chains on the right wall.
This is a real cool warm-up route. Steep, juggy and unique


On the right side of the yellow section of the cliff, the route climbs up the black colored tufas. All but the 2nd bolt hanger is yellow (2nd hanger is gray)


6 bolts to a 2 bolt anchor with chains. There is a low 1st bolt at the ledge even though the move to clip the 2nd bolt is easy.

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Rock Climbing Photo: Pinch me I'm dreaming Tufa climbing in NM - FA of ...
Pinch me I'm dreaming Tufa climbing in NM - FA of ...
Rock Climbing Photo: Laybacking the large tufas Tufa Consequences (5.10...
Laybacking the large tufas Tufa Consequences (5.10...
Rock Climbing Photo: Christiana trys the tufa piches Tufa Consequences ...
Christiana trys the tufa piches Tufa Consequences ...

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By Rstrang
From: Santa Fe, NM
Mar 18, 2013

Though a bit short, this route has such unique climbing that it's a must do and therefore gets 4 stars for the bat cave area routes
By Jason Halladay
From: Los Alamos, NM
Feb 20, 2015

Great name!
By erik rieger
From: Ridgway, CO
Mar 4, 2015

Good warmup. Too bad those tufas aren't longer.

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