West Mountain Rock Climbing
West Mountain, Hueco Tanks, photo: Bob Horan
|Guided Access Only|
Some areas require a guide.
Some of the best boulder problems in the park are found on West, but the concentration of problems is not as dense as the the other mountains in Hueco. West Mountain is also home to a handfull of excellent roped climbs.
Accessed with a certified guide only.
Climbing Season For the Hueco Tanks area.
Weather station 8.1 miles from here
37 Total Climbing Routes
['4 Stars',10],['3 Stars',19],['2 Stars',7],['1 Star',1],['Bomb',0]
Classic Climbing Routes in West Mountain
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Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for West Mountain:
Featured Route For West Mountain
The Devil's Butthole V6 7A TX
: Hueco Tanks
: ... : The Devil's Butthole
This one of a kind rock climb, although in a less traveled area, is a must see problem in the Hueco Tanks backcountry when the usual locations are starting to get a bit bland and monotonous.Starts with a large tongue at the bottom exit. Squeeze your way out 36 feet of roof climbing with the landing never being more than 5 feet behind you. Halfway through you will encounter the infamous Devil's Butthole, a dark, vast hole that easily fits six grown men inside of it (possibly more?). Venture in as...[more] Browse More Classics in TX