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Trilobite Tower is the large tower that is detached but right next to a big cliff near the confluence of Cane Wash and the San Rafael River. Perfect Wingate.

Getting There 

From the parking lot at the horse corral, hike an hour and a half up the trail along the San Rafael River until the tower is obvious.

Climbing Season

For the San Rafael Swell - North area.

Weather station 17.7 miles from here

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Classic Climbing Routes in Trilobite Tower

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Trilobite Tower:
Original Route   5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a C1     Trad, Aid, 3 pitches, 350'   
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Original Route 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a C1  Utah : San Rafael Swell : ... : Trilobite Tower
P1 - Climb the beautiful splitter .5/.75 camalot crack. There is not much size variation on this pitch. 140' 5.12+/13- or C1. Belay at two bolts on a small ledge.P2 - Climb the chimney to a great ledge with two bolts. A chockstone is slung at the start, and some gear can be placed in cracks within the chimney. 80' 5.9P3 - Climb a 3 bolt ladder to some free climbing, and then another 10 bolt or so ladder to the summit. The bolt ladder has a lot of face features and should also go free, thou...[more]   Browse More Classics in Utah

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