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Hardscrabble Tower Rock Climbing 

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Location: 38.44274, -110.01402 View Map  Incorrect?
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RAIN AND WET ROCK The sandstone around Moab is fragile and is very easily damaged when it is wet. MORE INFO >>>


Hardscrabble Tower is the prominent tower seen on the left while looking south from points North of the Hardscrabble section of the White Rim Road (south of the Taylor Canyon intersection).

This is a high quality full thickness Wingate tower with a spectacular summit.

Getting There 

Just inside the Island in the Sky park boundary, take a right on Mineral Bottom Road. After the decent to Mineral Bottom hang a left and drive to the tower. The White Rim is four wheel drive.

Climbing Season

For the Island In The Sky area.

Weather station 9.6 miles from here

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Hardscrabble 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a A3  UT : Moab Area : ... : Hardscrabble Tower
Find the chimney on the south side that provides access to the prominent thin crack on the west face. Follow bolts and thin aid to the summit. Avoid the monster loose block near the summit....[more]   Browse More Classics in UT

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