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Lost Descent Rock Climbing 

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Location: 35.6898, -106.6595 View Map  Incorrect?
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BETA PHOTO: The right side of the scoop area of Lost Descent b...


One sunny south facing problem, then a few on the north-east face tucked back behind some trees. Impressive north-west facing arete is unclimbed, as is the seemingly blank south-east face (there are shallow pockets up there).

Getting There 

About 50 left of the Tree Slab.

Climbing Season

For the The Pond area.

Weather station 2.8 miles from here

4 Total Climbing Routes

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

Classic Climbing Routes in Lost Descent

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Lost Descent:
What's the Scoop   V7 7A+     Boulder, 15'   
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Featured Route For Lost Descent
Rock Climbing Photo: At the end of the rail starting up the face.

Soft Fluffy Bunnies V8-9 7B+  New Mexico : Jemez Mountains and Jemez V... : ... : Lost Descent
One of the best problems in Ponderosa. Start as for the Slappy Problem on an OK right edge and a sloping 1 1/2 finger pocket near the right side of the face. Make the first slap up left and jump to the square cut hold out right. Then instead of topping out, surf the big sloping rail out right. From the end of the rail work up the overhung face and arete to the point of the boulder. A somewhat hidden left side pull jug over the lip leads to a top out on some harder to find scoops and edges. Turn ...[more]   Browse More Classics in New Mexico

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Rock Climbing Photo: The scoop area of Lost Descent boulder
BETA PHOTO: The scoop area of Lost Descent boulder

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