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The Keep Rock Climbing 

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Elevation: 9,500'
Location: 35.2227, -106.4552 View Map  Incorrect?
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Submitted By: franciscov on Aug 1, 2012
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Just South of the watch tower. A long ridge of rock mostly 3rd class aligned east west between the Watch Tower and Tombstone.

Getting There 

Fast is to rap down the watch tower and the hike about 50 yards southeast.

Climbing Season

For the Sandia Mountains area.

Weather station 0.5 miles from here

2 Total Climbing Routes

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

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Rock Climbing Photo: The Escape route from the Watchtower.

The Escape Route 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b PG13  New Mexico : Sandia Mountains : ... : The Keep
From the ledge go up and left along cracks and seams that provide protection. The exit just left of the overhang to a cool narrow ridge summit. The center of the face is the crux more or less. ...[more]   Browse More Classics in New Mexico

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