Elevation: 11,000 ft
GPS: 40.733, -110.85 Google Map · Climbing Area Map
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Shared By: Craig Martin on Feb 18, 2014
Admins: Andrew Gram, Nathan Fisher, Perin Blanchard, grk10vq
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Access Issue: Located in a National Forest Fee Area Details

Description

The Aces High formation lies in a gully just to the right of the main Iron Hayden Wall. It appears to be a tower when viewed from below. It contains a few quality moderate routes.

Getting There

Approach
From the base of the Iron Hayden Wall hike to the right and up aiming for the right side of the tower like formation in the gully to the south of Iron Hayden Wall. Some scrambling will be required to gain the large ledge below the tower.

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Classic Climbing Routes at Aces High Tower

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes in this area.
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 16
Aces High
Trad, Alpine 5 pitches
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 3
Ruby
Trad, Alpine
Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
Aces High
 16
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Trad, Alpine 5 pitches
Ruby
 3
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Trad, Alpine
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A good approach to Aces High Tower is to climb Killers and traverse south. Aug 16, 2015