The Tombstone is the tall towerlike mesa you can see for miles as you approach this area.
The road approaching the Lost World Butte area passes right next to this formation. Maximum 2 minute approach to any of the routes.
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Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Tombstone:
Family Plot 5.8 C1 Trad, Aid, 3 pitches, 340 feet, Grade II
The Gift 5.8+ C2 Trad, Aid, 3 pitches, 360 feet, Grade III
Rigor Mortis 5.9 C2 Trad, Aid, 3 pitches, 340 feet, Grade III
The Epitaph 5.10+ Trad, 3 pitches, 280 feet, Grade II
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Keswick Lads Day Out. 5.10 C3 UT : Moab Area : ... : Tombstone
Both chaps were from the town of Keswick in the English Lake District.The climb starts up the very obvious corner left of Family Plot on the East end of The Tombstone.P1) Aid passed an old drilled piton from a previous unknow attempt and gain the 140' corner. Use leeper cam hooks and small cams to reach three bolts at its top where the crack closes.Belay at a 3 bolt stance above.(Best to take a hand drill as belay area may have been damaged by target practice).C2 140'P2)Move left from the belay ...[more] Browse More Classics in UT