Dark Tower Rock Climbing
|GPS:||43.883, -103.463 Google Map · Climbing Area Map|
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|Shared By:||Mike Madsen on Jun 12, 2019|
|Admins:||Andrew Gram, Peter Gram, Greg Parker, Mike Madsen, Mark Rafferty|
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This is a formation between Pointy Little Devil and Kindergarten Rock. This is a sub formation within the Monster Proper area. The formation was first climbed by Mike Engle and Vern Phinney in 1985 Ground up. Dark Tower ( 5.8+) is a Rushmore classic.
From the climbers Kiosk off HWY 244. Hike North for about 300 feet until there is a wide gully. Monster formation (tall) should be on your right side. Look for the faint climbers trail and hike/scramble up the gully. This will lead you right to Kindergarten Rock on your left as you skirt around it. Point Devil and Dark Tower on your right.
Classic Climbing Routes at Dark Tower
Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes in this area.
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