Captain Hook's Grotto Rock Climbing
DTP climbing in Captain Hook's Grotto. I tried to...
Tucked away and off the the main trail, this wall see's little traffic. The entire wall get's morning shade, and the actual grotto climbs "Captain Hook" and "Peter Pan Flies Again" get nice continual shade in the summer.
Climbs from left to right are: Lunch With a Crocodile
5.10d Peter Pan Flies Again
5.11b Captain Hook
About 200 feet left of the tower. Between Sleeping Beauty Wall and Midnight Pumpkin Wall. This one doesn't have a nice graded trail leading up to it, but there are a few small ill-defined trails to follow.
Climbing Season For the Enchanted Tower area.
Weather station 5.7 miles from here
4 Total Climbing Routes
['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',0],['2 Stars',3],['1 Star',1],['Bomb',0]
Featured Route For Captain Hook's Grotto
Captain Hook 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c New Mexico
: Enchanted Tower
: Captain Hook's Grotto
Despite the ugly appearance due to surrounding bird and/or bat excrement, this is a fun route. Start up poor looking rock to a couple of huge jugs to clip the high first bolt and follow small but positive holds up past the second bolt before trending left to the third bolt (crux) and fun moves on the exposed arete up to the fourth bolt. Enjoy fun face moves past one last bolt to finish. ...[more] Browse More Classics in New Mexico
DTP climbing in Captain Hook's Grotto.