Tower of the Gods Rock Climbing
BETA PHOTO: Tower of the Gods
Just upstream from South Wall, this area is in the trees/shade and is relatively unvisited. All things considered, this is a good place to visit with easy TR setups.
Park on the south side of the creek and travel upstream from the South Wall area about 25 yards.
Weather station 6.5 miles from here
4 Total Climbing Routes
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Featured Route For Tower of the Gods
Zeus 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c SD
: Palisades State Park
: Tower of the Gods
Fun lead/climb that starts left of Mesiah. Crack looks like a lightning bolt that goes up and left above a slab that is off limits. Anticlimatic end inside a chimney with a large, blocky chockstone in it. A more exciting finish is to protect in the chimney and head right for a no-pro to the top. (The old original book says this route follows the crack for a bit then goes straight up. I dont remember it there is any protection for this version...) ...[more] Browse More Classics in SD