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Rainy Wednesday Tower

Routes Sorted
L to R R to L Alpha
Agitator T 
Balcony, The TR 
Birnam Wood T 
Cerebration T,TR 
Cliff's Coitus T,TR 
Double Overhang T,TR 
Eave of Destruction T 
False Alarm Jam T,TR 
Foreplay T,TR 
Friendly Banter T,TR 
Green Bulge TR 
Hare-Brained Scheme T,TR 
Hirsute TR 
Jungle VIP TR 
Laundry Chute T 
Mezzanine, The T,TR 
Miss Piggy's Pleasure T,TR 
New Light Waves TR 
Orgasm T,TR 
Orgasm Direct T 
Out of the Woods T,TR 
Resolution TR 
Resurrection TR 
Second Balcony T,TR 
Second Coming TR 
Unnamed 5.4 T,TR 

Rainy Wednesday Tower Rock Climbing 

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The Rainy Wednesday Tower formation is located between the Leaning Tower Gully and Bill's Buttress. The formation contains long climbs on good rock. Popular climbs here include Double Overhang, Orgasm, and Foreplay. You should arrive early to claim your climb when coming to this part of the East Rampart.

Getting There 

To get to the Rainy Wednesday formation hike up the CCC trail and turn right at Pedestal Buttress and head east around D'Arcy's Buttress. Once on top of the cliff walk west until you reach the Tombstone Wall/Leaning Tower area. Descend the Leaning Tower Gully and turn left (east) at the bottom of the gully. Here you will find the "Bedroom Amphitheater" (Orgasm, Foreplay, etc). A little further and you will reach Rainy Wednesday Tower itself.

Climbing Season

Weather station 3.7 miles from here

26 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',10],['2 Stars',12],['1 Star',4],['Bomb',0]

Classic Climbing Routes in Rainy Wednesday Tower

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Rainy Wednesday Tower:
Cerebration   5.4 4a 12 IV 10 VD 3c     Trad, TR   
Double Overhang   5.4 4a 12 IV 10 VD 3c     Trad, TR, 1 pitch, 100'   
The Balcony   5.4 4a 12 IV 10 VD 3c     TR   
Foreplay   5.5 4b 13 IV+ 11 MS 4a     Trad, TR, 1 pitch, 60'   
Hare-Brained Scheme   5.5 4b 13 IV+ 11 MS 4a     Trad, TR, 1 pitch, 35'   
Cliff's Coitus   5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b     Trad, TR, 1 pitch, 80'   
Green Bulge   5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b     TR   
False Alarm Jam   5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b     Trad, TR, 1 pitch, 100'   
Second Coming   5.7+ 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b     TR, 1 pitch, 75'   
Miss Piggy's Pleasure   5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c PG13     Trad, TR, 1 pitch, 55'   
Orgasm   5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c     Trad, TR, 1 pitch, 80'   
Eave of Destruction   5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a     Trad   
Resurrection   5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a     TR, 1 pitch, 100'   
Orgasm Direct   5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c     Trad   
Laundry Chute   5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a     Trad   
New Light Waves   5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b     TR   
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