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Dirty Old Man Tower  


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Elevation: 4,500'
Location: 39.08887, -108.71878 View Map  Incorrect?
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Submitted By: Leo Paik on Mar 27, 2013
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Description 

This is another tower with a good deal of adventure in the Kissing Couple area, a series of towers extending down from the Rim Rock Drive area.

Getting There 

To get to Dirty Old Man Tower, bushwhack around from the base of the Kissing Couple up and into the slot.

Climbing Season



Weather station 1.1 miles from here

1 Total Routes

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A few routes of the Kissing Couple Group

Dirty Old Man 5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b  CO : Grand Junction Area : ... : Dirty Old Man Tower
This route ascends the gigantic gash on the Southwest side of the "Dirty Old Man". Bushwhack around from the base of the Kissing Couple up and into the slot.Climb a fearsomely dirty chimney for a long way (past the point where she narrows down into a semi-decent stance at 1 ancient terrible angle and a good 0.5/0.75 crack for backup). Leave the large cams at home, 'cause there is a nice hand crack in the back of this section to keep you from vomiting, the larger folks up for this adventure wil...[more]   Browse More Classics in CO

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