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Tombstone  


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Location: 38.6852, -109.9169 View Map  Incorrect?
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Administrators: slim, Andrew Gram, Perin Blanchard, grk10vq, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: Andrew Gram on Sep 16, 2003
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Tombstone camp. Epitaph is the route just to the l...

Description 

The Tombstone is the tall towerlike mesa you can see for miles as you approach this area.

Getting There 

The road approaching the Lost World Butte area passes right next to this formation. Maximum 2 minute approach to any of the routes.

Climbing Season



Weather station 10.7 miles from here

7 Total Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',5],['2 Stars',2],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',0],['5.7',0],['5.8',2],['5.9',1],['5.10',4],['5.11',0],['5.12',0],['5.13',0],['>=5.14',0],['',0],['<=V1',0],['V2-3',0],['V4-5',0],['V6-7',0],['V8-9',0],['V10-11',0],['V12-13',0],['>=V14',0]

The Classics

Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Tombstone:
Family Plot   5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c C1     Trad, Aid, 3 pitches, 340'   
Rigor Mortis   5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a C2     Trad, Aid, 3 pitches, 340'   
The Epitaph   5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b     Trad, 3 pitches, 280'   
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Featured Route For Tombstone
family plot

Family Plot 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c C1  UT : Moab Area : ... : Tombstone
Start just right of Keswick Lads Day Out on the north side of the formation. Watch out for weak friable rock in sections of the crack. Pitch 1: 100' 5.7 C1Make a long reach to the first pin then aid past three bolts to a good finger sized crack. Clean aid the crack using TCU's. Pass a pod with some wide crack and a short section of easy free climbing. Continue aiding the thin crack to a bolt anchor. Pitch 2: 85' 5.8 C1Aid the hand and fist sized crack up and over the roof. After the roof make s...[more]   Browse More Classics in UT

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Looking northeast from the Tombstone at night.  Ce...
Looking northeast from the Tombstone at night. Ce...
Tombstone
Tombstone
Tombstone camp
Tombstone camp
The Tombstone from Cenotaph Spire
BETA PHOTO: The Tombstone from Cenotaph Spire
Tombstone from the east
BETA PHOTO: Tombstone from the east
Easy approach
BETA PHOTO: Easy approach
The Tombstone.
The Tombstone.

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