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TOWERS OF TEETH

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Carchost 
EPHEL DUATH 
THE GUARDIAN 

TOWERS OF TEETH 


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Location: 44.09341, -104.06553 View Map  Incorrect?
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Submitted By: Andy Busse on Oct 17, 2013
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BETA PHOTO: Tower of Teeth

Description 

The TOWERS OF TEETH aka TEETH OF MORDOR are normally comprised of only 2 towers (CARCHOST and NARCHOST), however for ease of explanation this series of formations comprises SNAGA SPIRE to the W and EPHEL DUATH to E.


Getting There 

From Sylvan Lake or the pull off on top of the hill.


4 Total Routes


['4 Stars',1],['3 Stars',3],['2 Stars',0],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',0],['5.7',1],['5.8',2],['5.9',0],['5.10',1],['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 TOWERS OF TEETH:
Master of Rack   5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b     Trad, 140'   EPHEL DUATH
The Outer Shadow aka Morannon   5.8- 5b 16 VI- 14 VS 4c     Trad, Sport, 1 pitch, 120'   EPHEL DUATH
Waste Knot    5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c     Sport, 130'   EPHEL DUATH
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Waste Knot 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c  SD : Custer State Park : ... : EPHEL DUATH
Your time will not be wasted when you climb this route; nor will it be wasted when you climb this route again because it was so dam fun. A steep wandering bolted route that uses a brilliant mix of large jugs and in-cut edges to provide an exhilarating experience. The route never seamed run out and was supper fun all the way to the top. My friend accidentally spelled the route like this Waist Knot ?? :) The bolt line can be challenging to spot but there are two little bushes growing ou...[more]   Browse More Classics in SD

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By aschwartz
From: Spearfish,SD
Jul 18, 2013

The area is known as Ephel Duath, "The Mountains of Shadow."