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Areas in Socorro Area

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Description

Climbing areas near the city of Socorro, NM. The Box Canyon Area is the most well-known and popular of the Socorro areas.

Getting There

On Interstate 25, about 80 miles south of Albuquerque and 190 miles north of El Paso.

345 Total Climbs

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Classic Climbing Routes at Socorro Area

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes in this area.
V1- 5-
 18
Bitch Tits
Boulder
V1 5
 24
Pressure Drop
Boulder
V2 5+
 20
The Three Star V2
Boulder
V5 6C
 20
Rubber Walrus Protector
Boulder
V6 7A
 10
American Beauty
Boulder
V8 7B
 3
Rubberband Fingers Stand/Meine G…
Boulder
5.9- 5c 17 VI 16 HVS 4c
 37
She Can Bolt
Sport
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 48
Liberace's Anus
Sport
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 25
Barfly Blues
Sport
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 50
Juckets & Bugs
Sport
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 35
New Kids on the Block
Sport
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a
 35
Banana Peel
Sport
5.11c/d 7a 24 VIII 25 E4 6a
 19
Pocket Change
Sport
5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a
 18
Bat out of Hell
Sport
5.13a 7c+ 29 IX+ 29 E6 6c
 15
The Demon
Sport
Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
Bitch Tits Box Climbing Areas > Southern Box areas > Harmonica Convention…
 18
V1- 5- Boulder
Pressure Drop Box Climbing Areas > Southern Box areas > Unbeatable Boulder
 24
V1 5 Boulder
The Three Star V2 Box Climbing Areas > Southern Box areas > Harmonica Convention…
 20
V2 5+ Boulder
Rubber Walrus Protector Box Climbing Areas > Southern Box areas > Harmonica Convention…
 20
V5 6C Boulder
American Beauty Box Climbing Areas > Southern Box areas > Alf Rig
 10
V6 7A Boulder
Rubberband Fingers Stand/Me… Box Climbing Areas > Spook Canyon > Spook Main Wall
 3
V8 7B Boulder
She Can Bolt Box Climbing Areas > Southern Box areas > Major Wall
 37
5.9- 5c 17 VI 16 HVS 4c Sport
Liberace's Anus Box Climbing Areas > Southern Box areas > Major Wall
 48
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Sport
Barfly Blues Box Climbing Areas > Southern Box areas > Alcohol Wall South
 25
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Sport
Juckets & Bugs Box Climbing Areas > Southern Box areas > Major Wall
 50
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Sport
New Kids on the Block Box Climbing Areas > Northern Box areas > Filet de Papillon Wal…
 35
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Sport
Banana Peel Box Climbing Areas > Southern Box areas > Major Wall
 35
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a Sport
Pocket Change Box Climbing Areas > Southern Box areas > Pocket Change Wall
 19
5.11c/d 7a 24 VIII 25 E4 6a Sport
Bat out of Hell Box Climbing Areas > Southern Box areas > Major Wall
 18
5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a Sport
The Demon Box Climbing Areas > Southern Box areas > Major Wall
 15
5.13a 7c+ 29 IX+ 29 E6 6c Sport
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Photos

brendon  
vimeo.com/89664732

Video of some bouldering in Box Canyon winter 2014.

Hope you enjoy! Mar 24, 2014

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