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Reclining Tower

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Reclining Tower Rock Climbing 

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Submitted By: Tom Anderson-Brown on Mar 26, 2004

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BETA PHOTO: Known as "Reclining Tower Arete" 5.11d


The Reclining Tower is a fine formation to spend a day at, containing moderate to challenging climbs. The formation sees little traffic, so you'll likely have the place to yourself.

Getting There 

The Reclining Tower is about 200 feet north of the USGS marker near the top of the Prospect Point Rampart, where the park service road hits the West Bluff Trail. A climber's trail descends a gully just south of the Reclining Tower formation.

Climbing Season

For the West Bluff - West Rampart area.

Weather station 3.7 miles from here

6 Total Climbing Routes

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

Classic Climbing Routes in Reclining Tower

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Reclining Tower:
North Side   5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b     Trad, TR, 1 pitch, 60'   
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X-Rated 5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b  WI : Devil's Lake : ... : Reclining Tower
It may be short, but it has three cruxes. This route is the epitome of the TR = boulder problem.Start just left of the corner, step right to the corner. Move left to the flake. Work right under the overlap, until a big move scores you the obvious jug. The final crux is re-tabling up onto the jug....[more]   Browse More Classics in WI

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Rock Climbing Photo: This face is "Solar Wind" 5.11c
BETA PHOTO: This face is "Solar Wind" 5.11c

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