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Puddy's Tower Rock Climbing 


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Location: 44.37606, -121.13755 View Map  Incorrect?
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  • Description 

    Puddy's Tower is the located in the Monument area at Smith Rock State Park. It's the tower that sits climbers' left of The Monument.

    Getting There 

    Turn right at the bridge and head towards The Monument tower. A large ponderosa pine that sits on the river trail has entrances at the base to access the trailhead. The ponderosa sits nearly lined up with The Monument tower.

    Climbing Season

    For the (v) Monument Area area.

    Weather station 7.6 miles from here

    1 Total Climbing Routes

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    Rock Climbing Photo: A Little Seduction

    A Little Seduction 5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a  Oregon : Smith Rock : ... : Puddy's Tower
    This four bolt beauty is unlike any other at Smith, for the wall is of polished tuff. The wall itself is completely smooth and incredibly hard to smear on. The climbing starts out on good holds and then you're immediately hit with a mini crux about 10' up on small holds (Stick clip suggested).. A finicky traverse left gets you to the jug for a full rest. Ride the diagonal crack system of good holds up and right while walking your feet up the small horizontal cracks. The crux is located b...[more]   Browse More Classics in Oregon

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