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Moonshine S 
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Quartermoon T 

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The tall, north-facing section of the Quartermoon Tower. This part of the wall has some amazing multi-pitch moderates and a somewhat "test piece" in the route, Quarter Inch From Falling.

Facing north, this area of the Quartermoon Tower goes into the shade rather early. So on a hot and sunny day, the north face of the tower is the place to be.

QD's and a full rack will be necessary, as well as a 60 meter rope.

Getting There 

Follow the road south out of the hardpan passing the initial crop of boulders. Pass the Madness Buttress and find a place to park.

Climbing Season

Weather station 20.0 miles from here

3 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',3],['2 Stars',0],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]

Classic Climbing Routes in North Face

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for North Face:
Quartermoon   5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a     Trad, 2 pitches, 210'   
Moonshine   5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a     Sport, 1 pitch, 100'   
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Featured Route For North Face
Rock Climbing Photo: Mark on "Moonshine"

Moonshine 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a  Utah : West Desert : ... : North Face
Good climbing on great rock. Starts with a few balancy moves passing 2 bolts. More bolts lead up passing a few bulges and a high step crux. This is a good first pitch to Quartermoon....[more]   Browse More Classics in Utah

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