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Cloud Tower Rock Climbing 

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Location: 36.11421, -115.4899 View Map  Incorrect?
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Administrators: Larry DeAngelo, Justin Johnsen, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: M.Morley on Feb 16, 2004


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RAIN AND WET ROCK The sandstone in Red Rocks is fragile and is very easily damaged when it is wet. MORE INFO >>>


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12 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',3],['3 Stars',3],['2 Stars',5],['1 Star',1],['Bomb',0]

Classic Climbing Routes in Cloud Tower

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Cloud Tower:
Spare Rib   5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c     Trad, 4 pitches, 300'   
Crimson Chrysalis   5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c     Trad, 9 pitches, 1000'   
Test Tube   5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a     Trad, 3 pitches, 320'   
The Clod Tower   5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b     Trad, 8 pitches, 1200'   
Cloud Tower   5.12- 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a     Trad, 6 pitches, 810'   
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Crimson Chrysalis 5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c  NV : Red Rock : ... : Cloud Tower
This super classic of Red Rock Canyon NCA has a little bit of everything; cracks, face, big pro, small pro and is nine pitches long. The route is at the mouth of Juniper Canyon. The access is the same for Olive Oil, but Crimson is located on the Cloud Tower, which can be identified by a pinkish tower capped by a red top. The Cloud Tower is located on the north facing side of Juniper Canyon. As you approach the mouth of Juniper you'll see a bushy ramp that angles up and right (west) to ...[more]   Browse More Classics in NV

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