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El Diablo Spire Rock Climbing 


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Elevation: 4,785'
Location: 32.2264, -106.599 View Map  Incorrect?
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Submitted By: Aaron Hobson on Jul 4, 2006
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El Diablo Spire, with Garden Spire on the left. (A...

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Description 

Near the center of The Garden area is an eye-catching formation of reddish stone and perfectly smooth faces. The geometry alone of this formation makes it noteworthy. There are three routes on this formation, El Diablo is the clean line directly up the middle.

Getting There 

El diablo is easily recognized when approaching The Garden. Take the canyon that leads directly to its base.

Climbing Season



Weather station 8.8 miles from here

4 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',2],['2 Stars',0],['1 Star',2],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',1],['5.7',1],['5.8',0],['5.9',1],['5.10',0],['5.11',1],['5.12',0],['5.13',0],['>=5.14',0],['',0],['<=V1',0],['V2-3',0],['V4-5',0],['V6-7',0],['V8-9',0],['V10-11',0],['V12-13',0],['>=V14',0]

Classic Climbing Routes in El Diablo Spire

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for El Diablo Spire:
Speak in English   5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a     TR, 50'   
El Diablo   5.11- 6c 22 VIII+ 22 E3 5c     TR, 50'   
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Featured Route For El Diablo Spire
Rock Climbing Photo: Photo by Tom Schuster of myself at the crux

El Diablo 5.11- 6c 22 VIII+ 22 E3 5c  New Mexico : Organ Mountains : ... : El Diablo Spire
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Cat making it look easy. "Ready for Raise&qu...
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Bruce of the Organ Mountain Technical Rescue Squad...
Rock Climbing Photo: El Diablo 5.10 Matt Karriker
El Diablo 5.10 Matt Karriker
Rock Climbing Photo: Looking west from El Diablo
Looking west from El Diablo
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