Cloud Tower Rock Climbing
BETA PHOTO: Cloud Tower reaching the skyline on the right, Gin...
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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]
Classic Climbing Routes in Cloud Tower
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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'
Test Tube 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Trad, 3 pitches, 320'
Cloud Tower 5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a Trad, 6 pitches, 810'
Featured Route For Cloud Tower
Cloud Tower 5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a NV
: Red Rock
: ... : Cloud Tower
One of the best long free climbs of its grade in the country. On a par with The Naked Edge, the Prow, and Astroman. This route should not be missed. If you climb at this level, you will not have lead a full life without experiencing The Cloud Tower! Approach: Same as Crimson Chrysalis. Average approach time about an hour, unless you're an old geezer like me. Cloud Tower begins about 100-130 feet right and downhill of CC, at an obvious chimney that leads to a left facing dihedral. N.B. som...[more] Browse More Classics in NV
BETA PHOTO: DrJen on the 1st pitch of the classic Crimson Chry...
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Cloud Tower and Crimson Crysalis from high up on t...