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Tower Arete

5.9+, TR, 35 ft,  Avg: 2.3 from 4 votes
FA: ??
Wisconsin > High Cliff SP > W Side > C. The Stairs &… > Stairway Tower

Description

Climb lakeside arete of the Stairway Tower, staying as close as possible to the arete.

Variation (5.7?): Climb up to overhang on arete route and exit out to vertical face on the left.

Protection

Toprope

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Tower Arete's rest stop
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Tower Arete is the right most route in this picture, and its 5.7 variation in the middle.
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Tower Arete
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Phil finding rock near home.
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A straight on view of the Tower Arete Route.
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Schulb72
Winston-Salem, NC
  5.8+ PG13
[Hide Comment] Just fyi, I measured this route last week while doing a rap.Its just under 50ft! Jul 11, 2012
Schulb72
Winston-Salem, NC
  5.8+ PG13
[Hide Comment] This route is a fun feature of High Cliff. The rock gets a little shady/mobile about 2/3 the way up...adding to the excitement! Feb 23, 2013