Elevation: 7,077 ft
GPS: 39.246, -120.203 Google Map · Climbing Area Map
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Shared By: Lurker - on Oct 14, 2019 · Updates
Admins: Aron Quiter, Lurker -, Mike Morley, Adam Stackhouse, Salamanizer suchoski, Vicki Schwantes, Justin Johnsen

Description

Three Towers Wall encompasses the area between the North Pass (i.e., the "notch" on the approach trail) and the Center Cave.

Getting There

Follow the approach directions on the main Big Chief page. After descending from the "notch" and turning left, you will immediately encounter the first routes in the Three Towers area. "Tower Wall Overhang" is the farthest route on the left.

12 Total Climbs

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Classic Climbing Routes at Three Towers Wall

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes in this area.
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
 7
Lost Souls
Sport
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
 33
Flamethrower
Sport
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
 5
Green Hornet
Sport 2 pitches
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
 12
Head Rush
Sport
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
 15
Kalumete Arete
Sport
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
 7
Big Chief Arête
Sport
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a
 3
Sitting Bull
Sport
Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
Lost Souls
 7
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Sport
Flamethrower
 33
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b Sport
Green Hornet
 5
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b Sport 2 pitches
Head Rush
 12
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c Sport
Kalumete Arete
 15
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c Sport
Big Chief Arête
 7
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c Sport
Sitting Bull
 3
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a Sport
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