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Lovely Tower

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Lovely Tower Rock Climbing 


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Description 

Lovely Tower is a freestanding boulder as tall as Wave Wall, right next door. Of the six routes it holds, five are are bolted and four are must-dos, particularly the Lovely Arete (5.11a). If you climb in the 11-to-12 range, this is the block for you.

Getting There 

Lovely Tower sits almost exactly in the middle of the East Falls and the North Falls. From the Dog Walk Gully, follow the cliff north and east past Royal Arches Wall. From the North Falls, go south and west past Spleef Peak. You won't miss it.

Climbing Season



Weather station 5.1 miles from here

11 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',3],['3 Stars',7],['2 Stars',0],['1 Star',1],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',0],['5.7',1],['5.8',2],['5.9',2],['5.10',1],['5.11',1],['5.12',4],['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 Lovely Tower

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Lovely Tower:
Fine Nine   5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a     Sport, 1 pitch, 55'   
Lovely Arete   5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c     Sport, 35'   
Hidden Treasures   5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a     Sport, 40'   
Velvet Green   5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a     Sport, 40'   
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Hidden Treasures 5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a  IL : Jackson Falls : Lovely Tower
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By Nick Tripp
Oct 16, 2016
CONDITION REPORT 
This area is missing the route directly left of Fine Nine. It's a 12a slab climb.