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Tower of Zen Rock Climbing 


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Submitted By: Benjamin Chapman on Dec 16, 2009
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Description 

The Tower of Zen offers both short, moderate routes, at the base, and extensions to more difficult climbing on the overhanging headwall above. These routes are in the shade in the morning and late afternoon.

Getting There 

Allow 10-12 minutes to hike and scramble the trail, and descend the rebar ladder from the Grotto.

Climbing Season

For the Echo Cliffs area.

Weather station 3.0 miles from here

13 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',1],['3 Stars',5],['2 Stars',4],['1 Star',3],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',0],['5.7',0],['5.8',0],['5.9',0],['5.10',1],['5.11',4],['5.12',8],['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]


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Comfort Zone 5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a  California : Los Angeles Basin : ... : Tower of Zen
Start climbing off the trail and climb up to an obvious pocket in the middle of the blank face. After a deadpoint crux climb up and left over the bulge to the anchors. Could be height dependent if under 5' 10"...[more]   Browse More Classics in California

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