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Low Horn 1 Rock Climbing 


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Location: 32.3603, -106.575 View Map  Incorrect?
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Submitted By: Robert Cort on Nov 6, 2010
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A lovely rap anchor on the summit of Low Horn 1 (n...

Description 

Low Horn #1 is the northernmost of the low horns, a smallish summit with a sub-summit consisting of a smallish knife edge ridge just to the west.

Getting There 

Approach Big Windy Canyon or Gertch from the Topp Hut. Scramble south from near the top of Big Windy Canyon, east along the ridge from the summit of Gertch, east from the top of the canyon between Gertch and Gertch's half brother.

Climbing Season



Weather station 11.1 miles from here

2 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',1],['2 Stars',0],['1 Star',1],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',1],['5.7',0],['5.8',0],['5.9',0],['5.10',1],['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 Low Horn 1
Rock Climbing Photo: South Face of Low Horn #1 with Topo Overlay

South Face 5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b NM : Organ Mountains : ... : Low Horn 1
Start directly from the Low Horn #2/#1 saddle and climb to the top of Horn #1 in 1 pitch. This face looks steep and difficult, but turns out to be a one-move wonder. Or maybe two moves...Climb up to the bulging face and try to get some gear at your feet. I soloed this, so I'm not sure how solid the gear would be here, and a fall from the bulge wouldn't be pretty.Stand up and search around until you find some really nice finger pockets on the bulging face. The rock here is excel...[more]   Browse More Classics in NM

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Rock Climbing Photo: The north face of Low Horn #1. Any number of 3rd/4...
BETA PHOTO: The north face of Low Horn #1. Any number of 3rd/4...
Rock Climbing Photo: Rapping off the south face of Low Horn 1
Rapping off the south face of Low Horn 1
Rock Climbing Photo: The impressive south face of Low Horn 1 from below...
The impressive south face of Low Horn 1 from below...
Rock Climbing Photo: On the knife edge ridge just west of the actual su...
On the knife edge ridge just west of the actual su...

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