The Wishbone Rock Climbing
BETA PHOTO: This is what the tower looks like from near the pa...
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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 >>>
Located just north fo the trail to the N. Window. A cool smallish, but steep spire, very close to the Windows parking lot. Route climbs the north face.
Drive 9.1 miles from the Visitor's Center, turn right and drive 2.4 miles to the Window's Parking Area. Walk a few minutes on the trail to the North Window, and the spire is there on the right.
Climbing Season For the Arches National Park area.
Weather station 1.1 miles from here
2 Total Climbing Routes
['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',0],['2 Stars',2],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
Featured Route For The Wishbone
North Face (The Wishbone) 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
: Moab Area
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This climb ascends an obvious crack system on the north face. The climbing is really steep, which makes the positions and exposure exciting. Even though the climb is rather short (80'), you still end up placing a lot of pieces. This is a fun climb with a short approach to the top of a seldom-visited summit....[more] Browse More Classics in UT
Maryann Loehr on the Wishbone. Photo; Todd Gordo...