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1. Zona Extrema 31 routes in Crag

Summary:
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seasonality
All Sport

Long/Lat: -100.460525, 25.618126

Unique Features And Strengths:

Grades from 5.8 - 5.11D. A couple of clasic multi-pitch routes. You'll find lots of fun here.

Description:

This is a great area with lots of routes and grades to choose from. Beware of lose rock after rainy days (people not wearing helmets satay a safe distance from the rock faces). The face is oriented to the west so in the summer you can climb during the morning up until noon. During winter you can climb in the warm sun all afternoon.

Access Issues: inherited from La Huasteca

The access is controlled by policemen who lookout for irregularities, just slow down and wait for them to ask you to keep driving. During raining season there are chances that the river is too high to cross, making this climbing area inaccessible.

Approach:

Drive from the La Huasteca Park entrance and get to La Zona Extrema.

RouteGradeStyleSelected ascents
1 El Güey del Jeep

Left most climb on south facing wall

FFA: Miguel Guerra

FA: Miguel Guerra

Set by Miguel Guerra

5.8Sport
2 ** Manos de Artista

obvious roof with a big hole on the left side. Repisa hoyo grande en la parte inferior

5.9Sport
3 Huevos tivios? 5.8Sport
4 Unknown 4

3 pitches, second part somewhat dirty, third section unknown (will update as soon as done) 3 largos, segunda parte algo sucia, tercera desconocida (actualizare en cuanto la haga)

5.8Sport
5 * Como tu mamá ?

to the right of unknown 4. avoid using the other wall. the best moves are during first three bolts of face climb.

Set by Miguel Guerra

FA: Miguel Guerra

5.10aSport
6 Grieta facil 5.8Sport
7 La del Dani

Set by Dani de la Fuente

5.8Sport 35m
8 La que esta más dificililla 5.9Sport 25m
9 La facilota de la derecha 5.8Sport 25m
10 El Arco

Gray canal to the left of El Gran Maestro.

Set by Miguel Guerra

FFA: Miguel Guerra

FA: Miguel Guerra

5.10bSport 94m
11 ** Emperador

Fun route if you stay on the face of the wall.

Set by Julio Cesar VZZ, Herazmo Guzman (el mudo)

5.10dSport 25m, 11
12 Escalera del insecto 5.10dSport
13 El Gran Maestro

6 largos los niveles son: 10a, 11c, 10-, 9, 10+ (diedro) 7 (2 plaquetas). Muy buena ruta, algo de roca suelta. Lleven unas 14 bandas, porq el 11 esta muy bien protegido.

6 pitches: 10a, 11c, 10-, 9, 10+, 7

Set by Rafa C.

FA: Rafa C.

5.11cSport
14 Viva la France

Set by Rafa C.

5.11bSport 30m, 11
15 Sendero del Güero (path of the blondie)

Pitch one is a golden corner. 10a

Pitch two or better to do as an extension is 15 meteres of 11a baby tufa climbing.

This is the only golden corner at the Zona Extrema. It is in the middle of the wall.

Set by Mark Grundon, Rodrigo Garza Maldonado

FA: Mark Grundon, Rodrigo Garza Maldonado

5.11aSport 40m
16 De Cañon

Set by Rata

5.10aSport 27m, 10
17 Veamos de que estas hecho

Set by A. Martinez

5.10cSport 25m, 9
18 Spiderman

bouldery start. if you follow the bolts then it's really a 5.11D

Set by Rafa C.

5.11bSport 11
19 ** Patos de fuego

To the right of Spiderman

Set by Rafa C.

5.10bSport 27m, 11
20 El Retorno

Set by Daniel/Chazz

5.10dSport 30m, 11
21 Guillermo Costecho

Set by Timbon

5.9Sport 40m, 15
22 *** Chiquita y Facilona

Set by Mike Guerra

5.11bSport 30m, 12
23 Patricio Gamboa

Set by Patricio Gamboa

5.10cSport 30m, 11
24 La Fiesta de los Alebrijes

Set by Rafa C.

5.10aSport 20m, 8
25 La Cruda del Alquimista

Set by Rafa C.

5.11aSport 30m, 11
26 Niña en patines

Set by Rafa C.

5.10aSport 24m, 9
27 Don Paco

Set by Hans/Paco Medina

5.11dSport 30m, 11
28 Gravedad Cero

Set by Rafa/Canek

5.10cSport 8
29 ** Hobbit 5.9Sport 20m, 9
30 Soldaditos

Around the right side of the main wall. 3rd pitch is rated "R" (runout) until finished (trad recomended for 3rd pitch if not done in solo) 3er largo es "R" (runout), desprotegido hasta reunion (se recomienda equipo de trad si no se quiere hacer en solo hasta reunion)

Set by R. Velarde/Jorge G.

5.8Sport 40m
31 El Camino Correcto 5.10cSport

2. Index by grade

Grade Stars Name Style
5.8 El Güey del Jeep Sport
Grieta facil Sport
Huevos tivios? Sport
La del Dani Sport 35m
La facilota de la derecha Sport 25m
Soldaditos Sport 40m
Unknown 4 Sport
5.9 Guillermo Costecho Sport 40m, 15
** Hobbit Sport 20m, 9
La que esta más dificililla Sport 25m
** Manos de Artista Sport
5.10a * Como tu mamá ? Sport
De Cañon Sport 27m, 10
La Fiesta de los Alebrijes Sport 20m, 8
Niña en patines Sport 24m, 9
5.10b El Arco Sport 94m
** Patos de fuego Sport 27m, 11
5.10c El Camino Correcto Sport
Gravedad Cero Sport 8
Patricio Gamboa Sport 30m, 11
Veamos de que estas hecho Sport 25m, 9
5.10d El Retorno Sport 30m, 11
** Emperador Sport 25m, 11
Escalera del insecto Sport
5.11a La Cruda del Alquimista Sport 30m, 11
Sendero del Güero (path of the blondie) Sport 40m
5.11b *** Chiquita y Facilona Sport 30m, 12
Spiderman Sport 11
Viva la France Sport 30m, 11
5.11c El Gran Maestro Sport
5.11d Don Paco Sport 30m, 11