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Crusty the Clown Rock Climbing 


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Description 

This is another short, loose tower up Kane creek.

Getting There 

About 2 miles past Kane Creek on your way to Hurrah Pass you will see some towers on the west side of the road. Pull off of the road in any spot where you can more easily climb onto the continuous ledge system that flanks the road. Once you get onto that plateau, you can walk a short distance to Homer and Marge. Crusty the clown is 100 feet west of Homer and Marge.

Climbing Season

For the Kane Springs Canyon area.

Weather station 6.5 miles from here

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Itchy and Scratchy 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b  Utah : Moab Area : ... : Crusty the Clown
Climb up and right around the corner to a sloping ledge. Follow bolts past LOOSE rock and over a bulge to the shoulder. Then one more pin to the summit. Note:The rock is very loose, we climbed this at 5.8, C1. ...[more]   Browse More Classics in Utah

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Rock Climbing Photo: Crusty the Clown is very close to Homer and Marge
Crusty the Clown is very close to Homer and Marge

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By paul bucher
From: moab, utah
Apr 10, 2013
a little crusty, but thats why we love it. added a nice chunk of rope to the anchor. # 40 for bondo, in 11 months of climbing. nice job on the sharp end T. the 10b seems a bit doubtful. 5.8 A0

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