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Description

The tall, north-facing section of the Quartermoon Tower. This part of the wall has some amazing multi-pitch moderates and a somewhat "test piece" in the route, Quarter Inch From Falling.

Facing north, this area of the Quartermoon Tower goes into the shade rather early. So on a hot and sunny day, the north face of the tower is the place to be.

QD's and a full rack will be necessary, as well as a 60 meter rope.

Getting There

Follow the road south out of the hardpan passing the initial crop of boulders. Pass the Madness Buttress and find a place to park.

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Classic Climbing Routes at North Face

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes in this area.
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a
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Quartermoon
Trad 2 pitches
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 14
Moonshine
Sport
Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
Quartermoon
 16
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a Trad 2 pitches
Moonshine
 14
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Sport
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Matthew Colemere
Alpine, UT
Matthew Colemere   Alpine, UT
There is a great route to the right of the second pitch of the Quartermoon route. Book says sandbagged at 10d, but felt more like a heady 10c to us. A few bolts, with some gear between just when you need it. Great route to hop on to get you to the summit! May 21, 2018