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Location: 38.43734, -110.69422 View Map  Incorrect?
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Submitted By: Cole Bradburn on Oct 11, 2016
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Description 

Similar climbing to the Viewfinder Towers with a slightly different approach to get there.

Getting There 

Just a little ways north of Hanksville. If coming from Hanksville then turn in through a gate on the west side of the highway right after the airport and before you get to the Viewfinder Towers area.

Climbing Season

For the San Rafael Swell - South area.

Weather station 1.5 miles from here

3 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',1],['3 Stars',2],['2 Stars',0],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',0],['5.7',1],['5.8',0],['5.9',2],['5.10',0],['5.11',0],['5.12',0],['5.13',0],['>=5.14',0],['',0],['<=V1',0],['V2-3',0],['V4-5',0],['V6-7',0],['V8-9',0],['V10-11',0],['V12-13',0],['>=V14',0]

Classic Climbing Routes in Airport Towers

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Airport Towers:
The Gorilla   5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a     Trad, 2 pitches, 120'   
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Featured Route For Airport Towers
Rock Climbing Photo: Hidden Tower as viewed from its not so hidden side...

Hidden Tower 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b A1  Utah : San Rafael Swell : ... : Airport Towers
Some of the best exposure and one of the taller towers in the surrounding area. Awesome climbing up through good aid placements and some free climbing will take you to the shoulder of the tower where you will find a 2 bolt anchor at the top of pitch one. After this anchor you again pull a few free moves to continue through some more aiding past 2 bolts and then you wrap around to your right(So you are above where you started climbing the tower) and you'll find a 3 bolt ancho...[more]   Browse More Classics in Utah

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