Route Guide - iPhone / Android - Partners - Forum - Photos - Deals - What's New
The Ugly Duckling Boulder sits on the slope just up from the road just right and down from the Pogues area. It is somewhat popular because of it's selection of three moderate (5.9) routes. You can expect to share with other climbers here most of the time.
A left-to-right trail leads from the road a short ways up to the base of the boulder. Two minute approach.
4 Total Routes
Featured Route For Ugly Duckling Boulder
Quackers 5.8 5b 16 VI- HVS 4c NM : Enchanted Tower : Ugly Duckling Boulder
Quackers is the rightmost route on the Ugly Duckling Boulder. The start, which is severely undercut (and worsening with erosion), is the crux of the climb. Timid leaders or those unable to reach the holds can traverse in from the left. Once up, enjoy the steep juggy face all the way to the chains, which actually kicks back and is slightly overhanging for the last few feet! This is one of the greatest aspects of climbing at the Enchanted Tower: where else can yo...[more] Browse More Classics in NM
Latest Regional Forum Messages
From Arizona & New Mexico Go to Forum | What's New | Post New Topic