Elevation: 8,334 ft
GPS: 62.114, -127.697 Google Map · Climbing Area Map
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Shared By: Jay Knower on Jan 7, 2007
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Description

Lotus Flower Tower is one of the most distinct pieces of rock geometry on the planet. Since it's inclusion in the Fifty Classic Climbs book, 9 out of 10 climbers who go to the Cirque are intent on climbing Lotus Flower Tower. And rightfully so, as it's most popular route, The Great Line, is absolutely that. Other routes also climb the face but no one ever does them.

Getting There

From Fairy Meadows, walk to the base of the tower. A snow field must be crossed en route, but it's not much of an issue. It's about an hour hike from base camp to route.

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Classic Climbing Routes at Lotus Flower Tower

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes in this area.
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
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Southeast Face
Trad, Alpine 18 pitches
Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
Southeast Face
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5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b Trad, Alpine 18 pitches
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