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Tower of Babble Rock Climbing 

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Elevation: 4,000'
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Submitted By: Rick Shull on Jan 4, 2007
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The Tower of Babble is the prominent 150 foot formation visible from the road. It is left of center when viewing the cliffs.

Getting There 

Walk left from the road. 2-4 minutes,

Climbing Season

For the Trinity Arêtes area.

Weather station 2.8 miles from here

4 Total Climbing Routes

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

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Rock Climbing Photo: Sic Nabo on the wild finish to Babble-On

Babble-On 5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a  California : Redwood Coast : ... : Tower of Babble
Babble-On climbs the obvious sharp arete facing the Visions Wall. The route is distinguished by an incredible overhanging finish.There are three optional starts; the offwidth to the left, the mossed over bolt line on the right, or the moderately mossed crack on the far right. Pitch two makes the approach worth it. Place a #1 off the belay and climb past three bolts on a sharp layback arete (incredibly sharp and tenuous). Alternatively walk right on the ledge, then up and left 4th class to skip t...[more]   Browse More Classics in California

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