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Tower of Babble

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Tower of Babble Rock Climbing 


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Elevation: 4,000'
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Administrators: Rick Shull, Lurker, M.Morley, Adam Stackhouse, Salamanizer, Justin Johnsen, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: Rick Shull on Jan 4, 2007
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Description 

The Tower of Babble is the prominent 150 foot formation visible from the road. It is left of center when viewing the cliffs.

Getting There 

Walk left from the road. 2-4 minutes,

Climbing Season



Weather station 2.8 miles from here

3 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',2],['2 Stars',1],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
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Featured Route For Tower of Babble
Rock Climbing Photo: Sic Nabo on the wild finish to Babble-On

Babble-On 5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a  CA : Redwood Coast : ... : Tower of Babble
Babble-On climbs the obvious sharp arete facing the Visions Wall. The route is distinguished by an incredible overhanging finish.There are three optional starts; the offwidth to the left, the mossed over bolt line on the right, or the moderately mossed crack on the far right. Pitch two makes the approach worth it. Place a #1 off the belay and climb past three bolts on a sharp layback arete (incredibly sharp and tenuous). Alternatively walk right on the ledge, then up and left 4th...[more]   Browse More Classics in CA

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