JB Tower Rock Climbing
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|Submitted By: ||Airbiscuit on May 4, 2011|
JB Tower is the furthest landform on the buttes separating the North and South drainages of Red Canyon.
There is an old miner's route descending the slabs several hundred yards to the climber's left of the tower proper. Eyeball up your descent from Cold Shivers Overlook.
Climbing Season For the Colorado National Monument area.
Weather station 0.1 miles from here
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Featured Route For JB Tower
Snake Charmer 5.11+ 7a 24 VIII 24 E4 6a
: Grand Junction Area
: ... : JB Tower
This one is kinda grunt, mostly free but each pitch has its own kind of character, that I have no doubt not all will equally enjoy.P1: The entrance exam - what starts as a messy, sandy, insecure, rattly fingers and tight, thin hands splitter up a gently overhanging wall for thirty feet gradualy rolls back over to slightly less than vertical, thin hands and hand crack to a nice ledge. This pitch will eat medium-sized hexes in a few places, so bring them. (5.11) 80' +/-.P2: While you belayer duck...[more] Browse More Classics in Colorado