Long Dong Silver. Dave Evans on the "busines...
This is an isolated Formation north of Utah 24, about 10 miles west of Hanksville.
Follow Eric's Description in Desert Rock , EXCEPT where he says it's south of the highway...it's actually NORTH! (oops...)
Climbing Season For the San Rafael Swell - South area.
Weather station 20.2 miles from here
2 Total Routes
['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',0],['2 Stars',0],['1 Star',2],['Bomb',0]
Featured Route For Long Dong Silver Area
The Sugar Daddy
: San Rafael Swell
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The tower is the obvious gray- and cream-colored formation a couple hundred yards north of the highway, a few miles west of Hanksville. The rock is some species of shale, possibly Mancos shale. Helmets are advised, as the shale sometimes breaks into sharp fragments. Start on the south face, at the lowest point of the rock, about twenty feet left of the southeast arete (we left an army ring-angle at the start of the climb).1. Aid the crack, which trends slightly rightwards, past a rotten pillar ...[more] Browse More Classics in UT