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This is a 300 foot windgate tower on the southwest face of Drinks Canyon.
Drive down river road to the Drinks Canyon Campsite and park. This is about a mile before Big Bend. Work your way on benches up the canyons southwest face (hikers left to the base of the tower. There is a 1 pitch route on the back, which I believe is in Desert Rock III, and a four pitch route up the big southwest arete.
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Adrenaline Circus 5.11- 6c 22 VIII+ E3 5c PG13 Trad, 4 pitches, 300'
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Adrenaline Circus 5.11- 6c 22 VIII+ E3 5c PG13 UT : Moab Area : ... : Podunk Mesa Tower
This is not a 4 star tower route, but it has interesting climbing and it is often warm and protected in the winter. ITs a bit obscure, so you probably won't meet anyone else up here, but its real close to town.P1. From a small cedar below the south west face, go up and left through broken rock. A wide hand crack left of the broken corner is a bit easier to climb. Go over a roof and belay on a ledge on the west face. This pitches most redeemable quality is that it is over quickly... don't worry, ...[more] Browse More Classics in UT
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