Elevation: 5,280 ft
GPS: 25.392, -100.239 Google Map · Climbing Area Map
Page Views: 39,762 total · 263/month
Shared By: Jay Foley on Jan 15, 2009 · Updates
Admins: Rudy Peckham, Hank Caylor, Ricardo Orozco
Access Issue: Ancient Petroglyphs Details

Description

High quality limestone with several steep routes right off the dirt road as you descend into the canyon.

Getting There

As you drop into the back of the main El Salto canyon A small dirt road drops down and curves left. This is the large orange wall on the right side of the road just before you reach the lower river bed.

39 Total Climbs

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Classic Climbing Routes at Las Animas Wall

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes in this area.
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a
 51
Alien Tufa
Sport
5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a
 63
Brotherhood
Sport
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
 35
Cara Cortada (Scarface)
Sport
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
 72
[Redacted]
Sport
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
 58
Muchos Cornjurios
Sport
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
 49
Ramones Mushroom
Sport
5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b
 45
Echando Raices
Sport
5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b
 25
Bizarre Contact
Sport
5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b
 33
El Ojo de la Mente (The Mind's E…
Sport
5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b
 17
Angeles Caminan Entre Nosotros
Sport
5.12c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b
 35
Alien Tufa Extension
Sport
5.13a 7c+ 29 IX+ 29 E6 6c
 23
Tufa Luna
Sport
5.13a/b 8a 29 IX+ 29 E7 6c
 21
Camino del Chino
Sport
5.13c 8a+ 30 X- 31 E7 7a
 10
Infierno del Dante
Sport
5.14a 8b+ 32 X+ 32 E8 7a
 10
Dante's Inferno Extension
Sport
Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
Alien Tufa
 51
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a Sport
Brotherhood
 63
5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a Sport
Cara Cortada (Scarface)
 35
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a Sport
[Redacted]
 72
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a Sport
Muchos Cornjurios
 58
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a Sport
Ramones Mushroom
 49
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a Sport
Echando Raices
 45
5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b Sport
Bizarre Contact
 25
5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b Sport
El Ojo de la Mente (The Min…
 33
5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b Sport
Angeles Caminan Entre Nosotros
 17
5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b Sport
Alien Tufa Extension
 35
5.12c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b Sport
Tufa Luna
 23
5.13a 7c+ 29 IX+ 29 E6 6c Sport
Camino del Chino
 21
5.13a/b 8a 29 IX+ 29 E7 6c Sport
Infierno del Dante
 10
5.13c 8a+ 30 X- 31 E7 7a Sport
Dante's Inferno Extension
 10
5.14a 8b+ 32 X+ 32 E8 7a Sport
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