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Spidergrind

5.11d, Sport, 60 ft (18 m),  Avg: 2.7 from 10 votes
FA: unknown
New Mexico > New Mexico, oth… > Last Chance Canyon > Tornado Alley
Access Issue: Climbing is currently allowed in Last Chance Canyon. Continued access is everyones responsibility. Details

Description

Just to the right of Gustnado is this similar-looking but more devious route. The crux small roof/bulge is obvious.
Climb fun features to the third clip at the small roof. Punch up on small, potentially flaky holds with hard to find feet through the crux and to the fourth bolt. Shorter climbers will likely find this rather difficult for the grade.
Continuous and engaging 5.10 climbing past the final, well-spaced bolts leads to the anchor.

Location

Just right of Gustnado

Protection

Six bolts to a two-bolt chain anchor.

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Eyeing the crux move...
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Photo by Eric Andersen
[Hide Photo] Eyeing the crux move... Photo by Eric Andersen

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the schmuck
Albuquerque, NM
  5.12a
[Hide Comment] Brief crux through the middle bulge that shorter climbers can crimp through without it being too reachy. The rest of the route is a fun, low to mid 10. Mar 27, 2016
Jason O
TX
  5.11c/d
[Hide Comment] Great face climbing after pulling the fun crux bulge. Recommended! Jan 30, 2019