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West Ridge 

YDS: 5.2 French: 3 Ewbanks: 8 UIAA: II ZA: 8 British: D 2c

   
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Original:  YDS: 5.2 French: 3 Ewbanks: 8 UIAA: II ZA: 8 British: D 2c [details]
FA: Roach
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Submitted By: Warren Teissier on Apr 13, 2002

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Mark Oveson on the West Ridge of Tiny Tower.

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Description 

This short route ascends the ridge on the West side of Tiny Tower. It is a fun solo scramble if comfortable at the grade. Climb up the "ornate" ridge as Roach describes it and move left of it near the top by using a horizontal crack. From there a couple more moves put you on the summit.

Descent - Downclimb the East face for 15-20 feet to a horizontal crack and traverse North to a notch and downclimb West.

Protection 

Standard Flatiron rack


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Rock Climbing Photo: Tiny Tower West Ridge
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Rock Climbing Photo: Looking down the West Ridge of Tiny Tower.  George...
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By Anonymous Coward
Jun 12, 2004

One of those (rare) places where Fountain Sandstone is crumbly like desert sandstone.

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