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Shared By: SCherry on Jan 11, 2011
Admins: Marc Kajut, M. Morley, Adam Stackhouse, Salamanizer suchoski, Justin Johnsen, Vicki Schwantes
Access Issue: Current San Diego County Advisories Details

Description

Obvious looming tower of tan rock sitting atop the right side of the main wall. Contains about 8 single pitch sport climbs. The best being inside a large corner feature that is the centerpiece of this crag. The large corner faces East and gets shade in the afternoon making this a good spot on warmer days.

Getting There

Follow directions to the "Main Wall". As you descend the final 450 vertical feet to the base of the "Main Wall" you will see the Tan Man Tower on your right about 1/2 way down the hill.

5 Total Climbs

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Classic Climbing Routes at Tan Man 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
 19
Tan Man Corner
Sport
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
 11
Homeboy
Sport
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
 9
Tan Man Left Arete
Sport
5.11c/d 7a 24 VIII 25 E4 6a
 10
Bush Doctor
Sport
Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
Tan Man Corner
 19
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b Sport
Homeboy
 11
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b Sport
Tan Man Left Arete
 9
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c Sport
Bush Doctor
 10
5.11c/d 7a 24 VIII 25 E4 6a Sport
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