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Deception

5.8, Trad, 60 ft (18 m),  Avg: 2 from 1 vote
FA: unknown
New Mexico > Taos Area > John Dunn Bridg… > John's Wall
Access Issue: Access Issue for Areas in BLM Taos Field Office Lands Details

Description

Climb shared line to left edge of roof, work the dihedral right above you. No fixed anchors, walk off. Thin protection at times.

Location

When walking up from parking lot, there is a huge boulder on your right before the main wall. To the left there is an easy well traveled 15' line leading to 4 different routes (Chimney Route, Rope a Dope, Deception, and Trapeze). The shared line goes left after you hit the left edge of a roof.
Deception is the dihedral between Rope a dope face and a thin crack.

Protection

Standard Rack