This peak appears as three towers from the Cirque of the Towers.
From Big Sandy Opening, take the Fremont trail, 8.5 miles to the Texas Pass Junction. Head east 2.5 miles to Shadow Lake.
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NW Buttress 5.6 4c 14 V S 4b Trad, Alpine, 5 pitches, 500'
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Direct Southwest Face 5.9 5c 17 VI HVS 5a WY : Wind River Range : ... : Shark's Nose
Approach: Hike up the talus along the base of the West face to the point where the buttress bends around onto the south face. At this point there is a 10-12 foot wide low angle chimney that leans to the right. Pitch 1 – Third class: You can third class this chimney for 80 feet or you can walk around the south side and up the gully and then scramble up onto the face at the top of the chimney. From this point continue scrambling up on very loose 3rd class terrain another 40-50 feet to a point wher...[more] Browse More Classics in WY
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