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Todd Skinner on The Gunfighter (5.13), Hueco Tanks...

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  • Description 

    For the hardman/woman, this is the very inviting hunk of rock(on your right) as you drive towards the Hueco Tanks entrance.

    Getting There 

    Park as for North Mountain. Walk out the dam to the south end of the West End of West Mtn.

    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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    Rock Climbing Photo: Reaching the headwall on Legends. The start begins...

    When Legends Die (aka Legends) 5.13a 7c+ 29 IX+ 29 E6 6c PG13  Texas : Hueco Tanks : ... : The Eagle
    The best 13a in America? The physical crux is right at the 1st (2 bolts). The pump factor continues for (3 more) spaced out bolts to the headwall. Get ready to have your psyche melted on the 11d(ha!) headwall (2 more bolts). The list of radsters that blew the final headwall is staggeringly awesome. Try to imagine, the steepest wall with the most shallow huecos ever, slopetastic! 20'-30' falls are lobbed here regularly, in particular due to the belayer not being able to see or hear the le...[more]   Browse More Classics in Texas

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