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Paired Pole Pillars

New Mexico > Albuquerque Area > Sandia Mountains > La Cueva Canyon, Upper
Access Issue: COVID-19 New Mexico Requirements - Updated Nov. 16, 2020 Details

Description

This is a small twin summited formation near the La Luz trail. It is the uppermost formation when viewed from the overlook spot on the way down the Crest Spur trail.

Getting There

Follow the trail past the turn to Hole in the Wall until you find the first talus field. Hike south and up to the clean rock on the west face.

Routes from Left to Right

5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 1
5.8 Y'er Ass
Trad, Alpine
Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
5.8 Y'er Ass
 1
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Trad, Alpine

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Paired Pole Pillars (left) from the Crest Spur overlook.
[Hide Photo] Paired Pole Pillars (left) from the Crest Spur overlook.
Paired Pole Pillars from the La Luz trail
[Hide Photo] Paired Pole Pillars from the La Luz trail