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Porvenir Canyon

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About Porvenir Canyon:

An area with tons of granit and trad climbing potential. It is WSW of Hermits Peak and uses the same camping area as Hermits Peak Base camp area.
Nearest town or city: Las Vegas
Directions: Porvenir Canyon is located in northern New Mexico about 20 miles northwest of Las Vegas (NM). (All GPS grid coord are prefix N35. & W105). Drive to Hot Springs area, at 6530-2949 fork right, at 6589-3365 fork right, through Gallinas village 6804-3528, at Povenir Rd 6910-3777 two rights, park at campground at 7102-4123. Hike NE of the lodge 5 miles to get to peak through severe canyon; trad climbing on both sides; peak is on the right. Or Hike South of lodge 5 mi into Porvenir Canyon for more trad climbing on left or right. Hike, pick a line and go for it. Tons of 100 to 800 foot walls. ---Escale
Latitude, Longitude: 35.73380, -105.43670
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Camping: Pay
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Quantity of Climbs: Lifetime