Adventure Projects is hiring an Android engineer to join us in Boulder, CO
Mountain Project Logo
Climbing Area Map
This is our best guess at this area's location.
Fix Location

Routes in The Aircraft Carrier

Access Issue: East Mountain is accessed by Guided Tour Only Details
Access Issue: Some areas require a guide. Details

Description

Home of the classic, The Fin and several climbs from V3 to V12 with varying style; one-move wonders, long traverses, roof climbs, an arete and ass-draggers like Snake Belly where you can hardly fit a pad between you and the ground for 10 moves.

Sitting at the top of the hill it's exposed and gets a bit windy. The carrier itself is mostly in the shade but the opposing wall gets some sun.

Getting There

On the SW side of Mescalero Canyon, perched at the top. Identified by the obvious 20 ft rock overhang coincidentally resembling the front of an aircraft carrier (go figure).

6 Total Climbs

Route Finder - Best Climbs for YOU!

Location: The Aircraft Carrier Change
Type:  to 
Quality:
Pitches:
Sort by:   then:
 

Classic Climbing Routes at The Aircraft Carrier

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes in this area.
More Classic Climbs in The Aircraft Carrier »

Weather Averages

High
 
Low
 
Precip
 
Days w Precip
 
Prime Climbing Season
J F M A M J J A S O N D
J F M A M J J A S O N D

Photos

0 Comments

More About The Aircraft Carrier

Printer-Friendly
What's New
Guidebooks (2)

All Photos Within The Aircraft Carrier (6)

Most Popular · Newest · Random