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Elevation: 9,991 ft 3,045 m
GPS: 35.21364, -106.45371
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This canyon is located just below the Ceder Crest communication towers. The most prominant feature within this canyon is Muralla Grande ("great wall"). The canyon is named after the chimney looking spire south of Muralla Grande.

Getting There Suggest change

See map, and each specific climbing wall/spire for specific directions.

43 Total Climbs

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Classic Climbing Routes at Chimney Canyon

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes in this area.
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 33
Lost Ledge
Trad 2 pitches
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 21
Rocky Racoon
Trad, Alpine 2 pitches
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 152
The Second Coming
Trad 4 pitches
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 24
Morning Wood
Trad
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a R
 63
Warpy Moople
Trad 7 pitches
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 23
Boogers & Chocolate
Trad
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a
 103
Excitable Boys
Trad 7 pitches
5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b
 40
Skinwalker
Trad
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
 32
Little Yellow Jacket
Trad 5 pitches
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
 12
Cloak and Dagger
Trad
5.11b/c 6c+ 23 VIII- 24 E4 6a
 4
Tecolote Sin Nombre
Trad, Alpine 3 pitches
5.12- 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
 9
Thunderbird
Trad 6 pitches
5.12- 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
 20
Autumn Ivy
Trad
5.13- 7c+ 29 IX+ 29 E7 6c
 16
Cat Daddy
Trad
5.14- 8b+ 32 X+ 32 E8 7a
 5
Event Horizon
Sport
Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
Lost Ledge Sentinel
 33
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad 2 pitches
Rocky Racoon Chimney
 21
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad, Alpine 2 pitches
The Second Coming Muralla Grande
 152
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad 4 pitches
Morning Wood Clandestine Wall
 24
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad
Warpy Moople Muralla Grande
 63
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a R Trad 7 pitches
Boogers & Chocolate Clandestine Wall
 23
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Trad
Excitable Boys Muralla Grande
 103
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a Trad 7 pitches
Skinwalker Clandestine Wall
 40
5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b Trad
Little Yellow Jacket Muralla Grande
 32
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c Trad 5 pitches
Cloak and Dagger Clandestine Wall
 12
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c Trad
Tecolote Sin Nombre El Tecolote
 4
5.11b/c 6c+ 23 VIII- 24 E4 6a Trad, Alpine 3 pitches
Thunderbird Muralla Grande
 9
5.12- 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a Trad 6 pitches
Autumn Ivy Clandestine Wall
 20
5.12- 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a Trad
Cat Daddy Clandestine Wall
 16
5.13- 7c+ 29 IX+ 29 E7 6c Trad
Event Horizon Clandestine Wall
 5
5.14- 8b+ 32 X+ 32 E8 7a Sport
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