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Responsible and respectful human waste management at the Tower. Please, pack out your poo. This past weekend we watched a huge party roll up and scatter to the trees. One woman went six feet from the trail and dropped a dooker on the surface and left her used TP on the pile too. This is completely irresponsible and disrespectful to this amazing place.
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By ian watson
From: Albuquerque, NM
Sep 27, 2013
Did you stick her nose in it?
By Taylor J
From: new mexico, new england
Sep 27, 2013
having the same problem at the tunnel... and its a much smaller area there....
By LeeAB
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From: ABQ, NM
Sep 28, 2013
Dylan demonstrates good human behavior.
Dylan demonstrates good human behavior.
By David Sahalie
From: on the road again
Sep 29, 2013
Did the poo-offenders have AZ plates?

The Tower was much nicer place when the alternate directions weren't posted here on MP. "Access" sounds nice on paper, but then you suddenly have a minefield of excrement from AZ 5.10 gym climbers that can't poop as properly as Dylan.
By LeeAB
Administrator
From: ABQ, NM
Oct 7, 2013
As opposed the POOR human behavior, though this is just the result not caught in the act.
Right at a Y junction in the trail leading away from one of the camp spots, maybe 50 feet...nice.
Right at a Y junction in the trail leading away from one of the camp spots, maybe 50 feet...nice.
By Jason Halladay
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From: Los Alamos, NM
Oct 8, 2013
ian watson wrote:
Did you stick her nose in it?

We did bag it up and leave it on their car with a polite note asking to pack out poo and paper. Or at least the paper, and bury the rest. I can't believe how lazy and disrespectful people can be. Especially climbers in a clearly special place.
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Responsible and respectful human waste management at the Tower. Please, pack out your poo. This past weekend we watched a huge party roll up and scatter to the trees. One woman went six feet from the trail and dropped a dooker on the surface and left her used TP on the pile too. This is completely irresponsible and disrespectful to this amazing place.

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