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Bolted Chimney 

YDS: 5.7 French: 5a Ewbanks: 15 UIAA: V+ ZA: 13 British: MVS 4b

   
Type:  Trad, Sport, 75'
Original:  YDS: 5.7 French: 5a Ewbanks: 15 UIAA: V+ ZA: 13 British: MVS 4b [details]
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Submitted By: Aaron Hobson on Jan 19, 2006

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bolted chimney

Description 

Located on western end of the Shady North side of La Cueva, this climb is a wide chimney with three bolts in the upper section. Fairly straightforward and excellent climbing on solid rock.

Protection 

small trad for the first 10m, then 3 bolts in the wider section of the shimney. Bolt anchors.


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Rock Climbing Photo: bolted chimney
bolted chimney
Rock Climbing Photo: Mix it up a bit. Try climbing the face not the cra...
Mix it up a bit. Try climbing the face not the cra...
Rock Climbing Photo: The butt crack
The butt crack
Rock Climbing Photo: Anna Young at the crux moves.
Anna Young at the crux moves.

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By cuclimbing
From: Las Cruces
Mar 25, 2008

Climbing on the face, right side of crack, is pretty fun. some loose rock but not bad. we nick-named this the butt-crack for obvious reasons...so if you need help finding it you know what to look for
By Jlakin
From: Las Cruces, NM
Feb 28, 2011
rating: 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b

Great first lead/ beginner climb.
By Forrest Wilcox
From: Las Cruces, NM
Mar 21, 2012
rating: 5.7+ 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b

very fun