This is a striking tower overlooking the Dolores River. The rock is good sandstone.
Park under the tower about 12.5 miles from the paved road. This is about 1/2 mile before the boat launch. Look for a boulder with an obvious hand crack about 50' in from the road.
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Psycho-Path 5.9+ Trad, 3 pitches, 180 feet, Grade II
Nameless Face 5.11- Sport, 1 pitch, 100 feet
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Psycho-Path 5.9+ CO : Naturita and Paradox Valley : ... : Psycho Tower
Utah has Castleton, Arizona has the Mace, Oregon has Monkey Face, and Colorado has Psycho Tower. This is a fine route on a fine tower - a must do for those who appreciate a good summit.Although generously bolted, this isn't a sport climb. Trad gear and skills are needed!Pitch 1: Start from a bolted anchor at the saddle on the north side. Follow two bolts up and step right (big air!!) into a crack / corner. Climb this to a ledge, up a step to another ledge (fixed nut), past the rap anchor o...[more] Browse More Classics in CO