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Ford Butte

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Ford Butte Rock Climbing 


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Loooking down from the start of the gully

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Description 

A big volcanic plug across the highway from Bennett Peak (on the east side of Route 666). It has three distinct summits. A north, south, and west summit.

Getting There 

Drive south on 666.

Climbing Season

For the All Locations area.

Weather station 11.7 miles from here

2 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',0],['2 Stars',0],['1 Star',2],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',0],['5.7',1],['5.8',0],['5.9',1],['5.10',0],['5.11',0],['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]


Featured Route For Ford Butte

North Summit, Regular Route 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b  New Mexico : New Mexico Navajolands : Ford Butte
This route leads to the north summit. Follow the description for the south summit regular route, but stay in the big gully. Continue west until you can climb up and to the right (north). You'll quickly gain a rib that curves north then east and leads to the north summit....[more]   Browse More Classics in New Mexico

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