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Cloud Tower Rock Climbing 


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Location: 36.11211, -115.4897 View Map  Incorrect?
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Administrators: Larry DeAngelo, Justin Johnsen, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: M.Morley on Feb 16, 2004
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RAIN AND WET ROCK The sandstone in Red Rocks is fragile and is very easily damaged when it is wet. MORE INFO >>>

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Climbing Season



Weather station 2.9 miles from here

12 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',3],['3 Stars',3],['2 Stars',5],['1 Star',1],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',0],['5.7',0],['5.8',2],['5.9',3],['5.10',5],['5.11',0],['5.12',2],['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 Cloud Tower

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Cloud Tower:
Spare Rib   5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c     Trad, 4 pitches, 300'   
Crimson Chrysalis   5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c     Trad, 9 pitches, 1000'   
Test Tube   5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a     Trad, 3 pitches, 320'   
The Clod Tower   5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b     Trad, 8 pitches, 1200'   
Cloud Tower   5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a     Trad, 6 pitches, 810'   
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Featured Route For Cloud Tower
Rock Climbing Photo: Jon leading the crux first pitch

The Clod Tower 5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b  NV : Red Rock : ... : Cloud Tower
This is a little done route that sits just left of Crimson Chrysalis. Start in the large recess just left of Crimson Chrysalis- 4th class up the gully until it makes sense to rope up.Head up the crack above to a decent stance just below where the crack splits. The Clod Tower heads up the left hand crack system for several pitches, ultimately gaining the top of the 'Mushroom'- a large red ledge system down and left from the summit of Crimson Chrysalis.The crack system to the right is the Disciple...[more]   Browse More Classics in NV

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Rock Climbing Photo: DrJen on the 1st pitch of the classic Crimson Chry...
BETA PHOTO: DrJen on the 1st pitch of the classic Crimson Chry...
Rock Climbing Photo: Climbers in profile on Crimson Crysalis, October 2...
Climbers in profile on Crimson Crysalis, October 2...
Rock Climbing Photo: Climbers on Crimson Crysalis.  Cloud Tower route a...
Climbers on Crimson Crysalis. Cloud Tower route a...
Rock Climbing Photo: Cloud Tower and Crimson Crysalis from high up on t...
Cloud Tower and Crimson Crysalis from high up on t...

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