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Elevation: 7,077 ft
GPS: 39.24562, -120.20265
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Shared By: Lurk Er on Oct 14, 2019 · Updates
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Three Towers Wall encompasses the area between the North Pass (i.e., the "notch" on the approach trail) and the Center Cave.

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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.
5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b
 16
Funambulist
Sport
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
 35
Killer Bee
Sport
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
 38
Flamethrower
Sport
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
 5
Green Hornet
Sport 2 pitches
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
 15
Head Rush
Sport
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
 18
Kalumete Arete
Sport
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
 10
Big Chief Arête
Sport
Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
Funambulist
 16
5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b Sport
Killer Bee
 35
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b Sport
Flamethrower
 38
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
 15
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c Sport
Kalumete Arete
 18
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c Sport
Big Chief Arête
 10
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c Sport
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