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Location: Nevada : Red Rock : Juniper Canyon : Cloud Tower : Cloud Tower (5.12-)
By: vstiefel When: Mar 1, 2004

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Comments: Chris gave an excellent description of this ultra-classic route that is easily on a par with the Naked Edge in Eldo. I have some additional beta to consider.

1) #00 - #2 TCU's (mostly #0 and #1) also work well to protect the dihedral crux pitch (11d). I wouldn't argue with a 12- rating but it was easier than 29 Palms in J-Tree.

2) As of spring '03, the birth canal at the top of the squeeze chimney has been substantially widened! Someone must have removed a large block. ... more >>


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Cloud Tower 5.12- 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a

Nevada : Red Rock : ... : Cloud Tower

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Cloud Tower

5.12- 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a

5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a

Nevada : Red Rock : ... : Cloud Tower

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