Elevation: 8,155 ft
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Description

From Granite to welded tuft to travertine; single pitch, multi-pitch. and bouldering, this area has various types of rock and styles of climbing and bouldering. There is something for everyone here!

Climbing areas throughout this area include: Gilman Tunnels, Battleship Rock, Jemez Cave (a.k.a. Crystal Cave) - CLOSED, Area 37, and Las Conchas.

Getting There

From Albuquerque start North on 25 to Bernalillo, exiting North at highway 550 (exit # 242, DON'T miss this exit, the next exit does not come for many miles). Follow 550 to San Ysidro and head North on state road 4. All the areas branch from here.

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Classic Climbing Routes at Jemez Mountains and Jemez Valley

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes in this area.
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b
 91
Garden Wall
Trad, Sport, TR
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 101
Crucible
Sport
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 114
Bovine Inspiration
Sport
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 80
Eat Mor Chikin
Sport
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a
 84
Hollywood Tim
Sport
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a
 77
Demanda
Sport
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
 118
Drive By Shooting
Sport
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
 76
We Bulls Wobble
Sport
5.10b/c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
 130
Forrest
Sport
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
 90
Cow Pies For Breakfast
Sport
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
 102
Pumping Huecos
Sport
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
 64
Cowboy Up
Sport
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
 83
Road Rage
Sport
5.11b/c 6c+ 23 VIII- 24 E4 6a
 54
Leprosy
Sport
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a
 81
Werepig
Sport
Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
Garden Wall Las Conchas > Gateway Rock
 91
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b Trad, Sport, TR
Crucible Las Conchas > Cattle Call Wall Area
 101
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Sport
Bovine Inspiration Las Conchas > Cattle Call Wall Area
 114
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Sport
Eat Mor Chikin Las Conchas > Cattle Call Wall Area
 80
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Sport
Hollywood Tim Las Conchas > Sponge
 84
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a Sport
Demanda Upper E Fork (UEF) > Spaghetti Western Wall
 77
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a Sport
Drive By Shooting Las Conchas > Gateway Rock
 118
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Sport
We Bulls Wobble Las Conchas > Cattle Call Wall Area
 76
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Sport
Forrest Las Conchas > Gateway Rock
 130
5.10b/c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b Sport
Cow Pies For Breakfast Las Conchas > Cattle Call Wall Area
 90
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b Sport
Pumping Huecos Las Conchas > Sponge
 102
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b Sport
Cowboy Up Upper E Fork (UEF) > Spaghetti Western Wall
 64
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b Sport
Road Rage Las Conchas > Gateway Rock
 83
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c Sport
Leprosy Area 37
 54
5.11b/c 6c+ 23 VIII- 24 E4 6a Sport
Werepig Upper E Fork (UEF) > Monster Wall
 81
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a Sport
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