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West Face of Tower 

YDS: 5.8 French: 5b Ewbanks: 16 UIAA: VI- ZA: 15 British: HVS 4c PG13

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Consensus:  YDS: 5.8 French: 5b Ewbanks: 16 UIAA: VI- ZA: 15 British: HVS 4c [details]
FA: Steve Sangdahl
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Submitted By: Bingman on Nov 16, 2007

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BETA PHOTO: Here it is, I'm not sure which way the route goes.


Climbing is great, don't do this if you aren't SOLID leading 5.8


It is the West face of the tower detached from the Y Crack Wall.


Random assortment - some stoppers for sure. Spacey in places.

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By TravisMelin
From: Portland, OR, Roanoke, VA L
Nov 17, 2007
rating: 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c PG13

I had forgot all about this route..... I recall lots of loose rock, and a large hollow flake right at the top. Fun climbing but probably not a safe lead...
By Jay Knower
From: Campton, NH
May 5, 2008

I'm not sure, but maybe some aging DLFAer did this first? I always thought this would be a good bolted moderate, though I never did climb it.
By Steve Sangdahl
From: eldo sprngs,co
May 12, 2008

Yes,this aging DLFAer remembers doing this in about 1983.peace and f-nes. steve s
By pdk
From: Janesville, WI
May 20, 2015

On this small tower, the climb is the north-side face and cracks. Only stating since I climbed here starting in early 80's. Back about the time you could see the spires more clearly from the road! I remember the day the rock was delivered and the locals starting carving it!

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