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Death Rail Rock Climbing 

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Elevation: 8,254'
Location: 34.32333, -107.97659 View Map  Incorrect?
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Administrators: Aaron Hobson, Jason Halladay, Anthony Stout, LeeAB Brinckerhoff, Marta Reece, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: Jason Halladay on Sep 11, 2016
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Colorful overhaning boulder near the north end of the area.

Note, this area was created on MountainProject as part of the reorganization of the Monster Island area. If you have a better description for the area and would like to take it over to improve it, please contact a New Mexico MountainProject administrator.

Getting There 

After reaching the boulders, work your way left (north) through the area to near the tallest boulder you can see (death slab). Death Rail is just south of Death Slab.

Climbing Season

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Weather station 8.8 miles from here

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['4 Stars',1],['3 Stars',0],['2 Stars',0],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]

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Rock Climbing Photo: Ploss on, "More Death, Less Rail." The r...

The Death Rail V6 7A  New Mexico : New Mexico, I-40 Corridor : ... : Death Rail
The imposing face directly right of Warm Up Solo. Starts on bad crimps and makes a difficult moves to gain access to the rail feature in the center of the wall. Finish after making the committing moves to gain the lip. Falling would mostly likely result in death.Jason Ploss recently added a direct finish, "More Death, Less Rail" that greatly enhances the death factor. Bring pads. ...[more]   Browse More Classics in New Mexico

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