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Aces High Tower Rock Climbing 


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Elevation: 11,000'
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Submitted By: Craig Martin on Feb 18, 2014
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Aces High on the right, Hayden on the left.

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Description 

The Aces High formation lies in a gully just to the right of the main Iron Hayden Wall. It appears to be a tower when viewed from below. It contains a few quality moderate routes.

Getting There 

Approach
From the base of the Iron Hayden Wall hike to the right and up aiming for the right side of the tower like formation in the gully to the south of Iron Hayden Wall. Some scrambling will be required to gain the large ledge below the tower.

Climbing Season

For the Hayden Peak area.

Weather station 15.2 miles from here

4 Total Climbing Routes

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Classic Climbing Routes in Aces High Tower

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Aces High Tower:
Aces High   5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a     Trad, Alpine, 5 pitches, 800'   
Ruby   5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a     Trad, Alpine, 1 pitch, 100'   
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Featured Route For Aces High Tower
Rock Climbing Photo: Man on the Edge 5.9. FA

Man on the Edge 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a  Utah : Uinta Mountains : ... : Aces High Tower
A long single pitch route on the right side of the Aces High Tower. A lone, hidden piton marks the start. Angle up and right from the piton placing protection whenever you can and heading for the right edge of the formation. Continue straight up past the crux at 90' and into a loose but easy chimney. Ramble up ledges to a 2 bolt anchor....[more]   Browse More Classics in Utah

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Rock Climbing Photo: There are 4 ways to approach the start of the Aces...
BETA PHOTO: There are 4 ways to approach the start of the Aces...
Rock Climbing Photo: Aces High Photo topo by Tyler Phillips.
BETA PHOTO: Aces High Photo topo by Tyler Phillips.

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By Craig Martin
From: Park City
Aug 16, 2015
A good approach to Aces High Tower is to climb Killers and traverse south.

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