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Forests of Azure Rock Climbing 

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  • Description 

    This is the jumble of rocks on the north side of West Mountain. The best route, The Secret Sharer, is the lowest and easier to find. Walking Spanish Down The Hall is almost as cool, but so hard!

    Getting There 

    Our guides may have other ideas. We used to just walk across the dam and then head left.

    Climbing Season

    For the Hueco Tanks area.

    Weather station 8.1 miles from here

    1 Total Climbing Routes

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

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