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Terra Tower Crag 

Terra Tower Buttress Rock Climbing 


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Location: 39.06838, -108.67796 View Map  Incorrect?
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Submitted By: Jesse Zacher on Mar 13, 2014
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Description 

This gets shade in the mid to late afternoon. It is in the full sun in the morning.

Getting There 

Either approach from the Tiara Rado approach and continue on the Monument trail towards Liberty Cap, or do the Liberty Cap Trail and head towards Tiara Rado via the Monument Trail (preferred).

Climbing Season

For the Colorado National Monument area.

Weather station 3.7 miles from here

9 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',2],['3 Stars',5],['2 Stars',2],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',0],['5.7',0],['5.8',0],['5.9',1],['5.10',2],['5.11',5],['5.12',1],['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 Terra Tower Buttress

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Terra Tower Buttress:
Terra Tower - Way Bazaar   5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- 23 E4 5c     Trad, 2 pitches, 350'   Terra Tower
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Featured Route For Terra Tower Buttress
Rock Climbing Photo: Bam.

Chocolate Variety Show 5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- 23 E4 5c  Colorado : Grand Junction Area : ... : Terra Tower Crag
This route is the gem of the buttress. The only drawback is the first 15 feet has some crap rock. After that, you get some great rock quality and a full assortment of sizes/moves. After you surmount the brief choss, head up a stair step of tight hands to hands. Move on to a ledge and head up fingers to a #0.75 crack below a small roof. Some difficult jamming gets up to a fist slot that has a small crack in the back. Make a few moves, and gain the anchor....[more]   Browse More Classics in Colorado

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