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Routes in Turk's Head

A Point of Balance T,TR 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Belly Flop T 5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b
Green Slime, The T,TR 5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
Turk's Head T,TR 5.4 4a 12 IV 10 VD 3c
Turk's Head Ridge T 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
Turks Tooth T,TR 5.2 3 8 II 8 D 2c
Zor the Mantle T,TR 5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a
Type: Trad, TR, 40 ft
FA: Old School
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Shared By: Tradiban on Sep 30, 2010
Admins: Burt Lindquist, Doug Hemken, James Schroeder, Chris treggE

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An off to the side gem! Mantle on a large flake to a face crimp or two and balance to the nice horizontal under roof. Plug gear and enjoy the ride to the top.


East face of Turks Tooth, found to the right of Wiessner's Face.


Trad, very nice Tri-Cams on this one.


Doug Hemken
Madison, WI
Doug Hemken   Madison, WI  
Excellent, overlooked route! May 21, 2012
Don't fall towards the top. Jun 9, 2011
Andy Hansen
Longmont, Colorado
Andy Hansen   Longmont, Colorado
Spied this line the other day. How's the pro? The move over the roof into the dihedral looks great! Jun 9, 2011
Alex A
Alex A  
Fun climb, it's 5th class 5.4 to get off or on the top, Oct 3, 2010
Burt Lindquist
Madison, WI
Burt Lindquist   Madison, WI  
Getting down off the Turk's Tooth is kind of a pain if I remember. I didn't mind it but I remember it's a tricky downclimb. Oct 1, 2010
Peter Arndt  
TR'd this route years ago. Short climb but it is a GEM. Just another great overlooked route at DL. Sep 30, 2010