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Routes in Split Tower

Dark Side of the Moon T,TR 5.1 2 6 II 7 MD 2a
Half Moon T,TR 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
Moon Face T,TR 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
Moon Walk (Waning) TR 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
New Moon TR 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c

Description

Split Tower is located north of Porkchop Buttress and east (down the slope) from the Cleo Amphitheater. The formation presents a half-dozen moderate climbs and is relatively secluded. Check out this cool rock if you're climbing at the Misery Rocks area or in the Cleo Amphitheater area.

Getting There

To get to the Split Tower either walk 50 yards north from Porkchop Buttress or walk downslope (east) 50 yards from the Cleo Amphitheater.

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James Schroeder
Sauk County, WI
James Schroeder   Sauk County, WI  
This place is definitely worth an afternoon of your time. Four great routes, relatively easy access, and pretty easy to find. Aug 1, 2013
Doug Hemken
Madison, WI
Doug Hemken   Madison, WI  
Took a wrong turn headed for Porkchop from below, and ended up 100 ft. North at this Tower. Nice! May 15, 2012

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