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Texas Tower is a monstrous tower far from any paved road. It has two known routes - a Tim Toula offwidth horror show and a new route by Paul Ross.
From Blanding drive 4 miles south to Rt95, and then about 10 miles to Texas Flat Road. Then about 2.5 miles the to canyon on the left(Arch Canyon). 4x4 road for 10 miles to the end of the road and the junction of Texas Canyon, a good camp site. The tower is 2 mile walk from here. Alternative approach is from canyon rim...
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Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Texas Tower:
East Face 5.10 6b 20 VII- E2 5b C2 Trad, Aid, 7 pitches, 730'
South Face 5.11+ 7a 24 VIII E4 6a Trad, Grade IV
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South Face 5.11+ 7a 24 VIII E4 6a UT : Moab Area : ... : Texas Tower
Climbs the obvious crack system on the south face of the tower.Pitch 1- Climb hands in a corner on the left side of a pillar. Above the pillar climb 5.9 loose to a belay with bolts.Pitch 2- Climb a 5.9 squeeze slot to a handcrack above then belay at bolts.Pitch 3- An awkward 10- move leads to a good squeeze chimney. Belay on large ledge with bolt.Pitch 4- Climb over blocks in chimney then make a stem move and hand traverse right to a good hand crack. Climb the handcrack past a scary loose spo...[more] Browse More Classics in UT
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