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Upper Major Mass & Jungle Gym Tower

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Angel's Crack T,TR 
Cannabis Sativa T,TR 
Cedar Tree Wall T,TR 
Corner Crack T,TR 
Corner Crack Face T,TR 
Crypt Variation, The T,TR 
Crypt, The T 
Dances with FIBs T,TR 
End of the Line T,TR 
Faith, Hope, and Charity T,TR 
Hidden Wall T,TR 
Indecision T,TR 
Jolly Roger T,TR 
Jungle Gym T 
Jungle Gym East Face T 
Mary Jane T,TR 
Rosemary's Baby T,TR 
Split Decision TR 
Three Kings T,TR 

Upper Major Mass & Jungle Gym Tower Rock Climbing 

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Submitted By: Doug Hemken on Oct 7, 2011


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The sunny upper level of Major Mass and Jungle Gym Tower are at the foot of the Devil's Doorway.

Unfortunately this is a popular overlook for kids to throw rocks from, and there is usually a bit of trash strewn along the ledge at the base of the upper level. Please bring a trash bag!

Getting There 

Hike up the Potholes or Balanced Rock trails, then out the side trail to Devil's Doorway. Several of the TR setups are from the shelf that the Doorway sits on. To get around to the base, head East from the Doorway. Head down the first tree-filled gully to your right, where there is a use-trail.

Stay fairly well to skier's right of this major gully. The hard part is figuring out where to cut right around the rocky ridge. Step up onto a flat boulder on the ridge, then back down to the shelf on the other side. Once around the corner you should be able to tell if you are in the right place.

Climbing Season

Weather station 3.7 miles from here

20 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',6],['2 Stars',9],['1 Star',3],['Bomb',1]

Classic Climbing Routes in Upper Major Mass & Jungle Gym Tower

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Upper Major Mass & Jungle Gym Tower:
Faith, Hope, and Charity   5.4 4a 12 IV 10 VD 3c     Trad, TR, 30'   
Jungle Gym   5.4 4a 12 IV 10 VD 3c     Trad, 2 pitches, 100'   
Cedar Tree Wall   5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b     Trad, TR   
Angel's Crack   5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b     Trad, TR   
Dances with FIBs   5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b     Trad, TR, 1 pitch, 80'   
Jolly Roger   5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c     Trad, TR   
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