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Condor S 
Conflict S 
Dehumanized T,S 
Drunk Punk Oi S 
Grommet S 
Imperial S 
Scratchin' for the Loomer S 
Steel Reserve T 
Total Ramon T,S 
Uncensored Society S 
Unknown S 

Watchtower Tiers Rock Climbing 

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Set directly up and off of the The Watchtower's main floor are two distinct tiers. The first has an older, more traditional feel with routes such as the ground up led Total Ramon and the fully traditional gear route Steel Reserve.

The second tier has a more well-protected, new school touch with the most recently bolted Conflict (2004) and the ever-growing, ever-popular Uncensored Society.

Primarily a sport crag, The Watchtower Tiers offers a little bit of everything. Littered with cracks, the options can be limitless--clip em' or skip em'. Warm-up on Imperial, or Uncensored Society, then test your skills on the walls more challenging test pieces.

Getting There 

Built above the The Watchtower's primary trail and set just east of Total X is an obvious, well-constructed tier. The first route you'll encounter here is Imperial.

Climbing Season

Weather station 0.3 miles from here

11 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',8],['2 Stars',2],['1 Star',1],['Bomb',0]

Classic Climbing Routes in Watchtower Tiers

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Watchtower Tiers:
Imperial   5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a     Sport, 1 pitch, 50'   
Uncensored Society   5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b     Sport, 1 pitch, 70'   
Conflict   5.10c/d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b     Sport, 90'   
Dehumanized   5.11a/b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c     Trad, Sport, 1 pitch, 75'   
Drunk Punk Oi   5.11b/c 6c+ 23 VIII- 24 E4 6a     Sport, 1 pitch, 90'   
Total Ramon   5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a PG13     Trad, Sport, 1 pitch, 50'   
Steel Reserve   5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a     Trad, 1 pitch, 90'   
Scratchin' for the Loomer   5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a     Sport, 1 pitch, 50'   
Condor   5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a     Sport, 1 pitch, 80'   
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Rock Climbing Photo: Kent Wheeler on Steel Reserve

Steel Reserve 5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a  UT : Wasatch Range : ... : Watchtower Tiers
Beautiful face and crack climbing on upper wall above and left of Ramon and Loomer. Great continuous climbing protected with small TCUs (no bolts). Really cool features, the climbing on the upper wall is stellar. Easy to TR from new sport route to the left (shares anchors)....[more]   Browse More Classics in UT

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Rock Climbing Photo: The Watchtower's first tier:  1) Grommet  2) Total...
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