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Routes in The Merlon

No Climb for Old Men T 5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a
Super Fortress T 5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a
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Elevation: 12,000 ft
GPS: 44.38, -107.161 Google Map · Climbing Area Map
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Shared By: Mike Snyder on Oct 9, 2012
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Description

A giant plug of Granite rock adjacent to Cloud Peak. The Merlon is the 1300 foot tall tooth-like formation just North of the saddle separating Bomber Mountain and Cloud Peak.

Getting There

From Highway 16 travel North on West Ten Sleep Lake Road (Forest Road #27) to West Ten Sleep Lake. Hike North on Misty Moon Trail (#63) 4 miles to Misty Moon Lake. Continue on the trail to Paint Rock Creek drainage, which is followed eastward to the saddle between the Merlon and Bomber Mountain. Expect a 5 to 7 hour hike in good weather.

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Classic Climbing Routes at The Merlon

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5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a
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Super Fortress
Trad, Alpine 11 pitches
Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
Super Fortress
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5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a Trad, Alpine 11 pitches
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