BETA PHOTO: The Gyno Wall. "At Your Cervix" climbs ...
This oddly named blob of granite is located immediately upstream from the First Broken Arrow
, and offers two diminutive routes. This area is known for having two of the steepest routes at Gilman. If you like bigger holds on steeper cliffs, this is the crag for you. Like The Broken Arrows
, this cliff receives morning shade and afternoon sun, however, this crag faces a bit more west, so stays shady a bit longer in the morning. Unfortunately the anchor situation here leaves a lot to be desired.
Approach as for the Broken Arrows. Once across the river, head up stream past the Broken arrows to a short buttress just before the trail disappears into water.
Climbing Season For the Gilman Tunnels area.
Weather station 5.4 miles from here
2 Total Climbing Routes
['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',1],['2 Stars',1],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
Featured Route For Gyno Wall
At Your Cervix, Madam 5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b New Mexico
: Jemez Valley Area
: ... : Gyno Wall
This short route climbs excellent rock with powerful, long reaches and lockoffs between good holds. Scramble up into the scoop, and crank between horizontal breaks. As you ascend, the angle lessens, as do the holds, leading to a distinct crux that can be surmounted with a painful fingerlock. This route will feel reachy for the height impaired climber....[more] Browse More Classics in New Mexico