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The Tombstone Rock Climbing 

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Location: 39.14064, -113.44639 View Map  Incorrect?
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This sunny chunk of granite has several challenging classics with both sunny and shady aspects. Rock quality is good in places and bad in others.

Getting There 

At the mouth of the Canyon head North over boulders for 5 minutes.

Climbing Season

For the House Range area.

Weather station 26.7 miles from here

1 Total Climbing Routes

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

Classic Climbing Routes in The Tombstone

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for The Tombstone:
Redtail   5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- 23 E4 5c PG13     Trad, 1 pitch, 80'   
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Featured Route For The Tombstone
Rock Climbing Photo: Above the finger grinding!

Redtail 5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- 23 E4 5c PG13  Utah : West Desert : ... : The Tombstone
AKA THE OPTIMIZER or Tombstone crackA sick right facing corner that lures you in with an easy start then turns up the dial into tight hands and rattling fingers. Occasional hand jams help keep you upward, but then flare to an OW finish. Cruxes abound. 1st crux is below the bail nut. Second is above it where the crack goes to finger stacks (least secure). Third is diving into the offwidth. Two bolts for an anchor with some West Desert trash on them. Superb quality throughout!...[more]   Browse More Classics in Utah

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