BETA PHOTO: Outlined is the Hole Card face.
Northwest facing, clean face with just enough thin cracks to make it protectable and good, barely weathered rock.
From the bottom of the groove leading to Ace's Face go up but hang right and eventually step over into the groove to the south of it.
Climbing Season For the Organ Mountains area.
Weather station 10.1 miles from here
1 Total Climbing Routes
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Featured Route For Hole Card
Gambling with You 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b New Mexico
: Organ Mountains
: ... : Hole Card
The route goes up the entire length of the clean face with protection in cracks scattered over it. The cracks as well as holds tend toward the small end, and there is just enough of both to make it both fun and doable. Your first landmark is the left end of a small roof. To get there follow a very shallow, featured, right-facing corner which starts some 30 feet up and then head for the roof. Turn the roof on the left and continue pretty much straight up. The climbing is pretty sustained, but doe...[more] Browse More Classics in New Mexico
Lower portion of the face.
BETA PHOTO: View from below.
Upper portion of the face.