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Sandy's Toe (Tower)

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Submitted By: paul bucher on Mar 16, 2013

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nice little tower with great views and fun climbing. approach may sound complicated but is not. quick and easy. there's potential for a couple more routes. Double Bow Chimney is a few minutes walk down river.

Getting There 

from the waterfall in the main Gold Bar wash, hike up wash to the huge boulders on your left. diagonal left with the boulder to a cheat stack and tunnel thru the hole to the ledge. hike up wash 20 yards to a point under a large roof with a small tree under it. cut back left and up under the roof on an improbable 3rd class ramp. gain the rim and head straight up to the tower.

Climbing Season

For the Potash Road area.

Weather station 2.0 miles from here

3 Total Routes

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

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Double Bow Chimney

Double Bow Chimney 5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- 23 E4 5c PG13  UT : Moab Area : ... : Sandy's Toe (Tower)
Every bit as stunning as it is eye catching from the road. Classic old school desert climbing in an amazing chimney with stellar views. space tower on steroids. this thing is WILD! chimney up the right side of the "tower" protecting the OW in back. drop in for some steep and varied climbing, then out and around the center block to a two bolt belay. more chimney/OW work protected by bolts leads up into an open chimney under a big roof. climb out right to the summit. two bomber bolt anchor. singl...[more]   Browse More Classics in UT

Photos of Sandy's Toe (Tower) Slideshow Add Photo
the approach from above
the approach from above
the approach from the wash, including the roof and...
the approach from the wash, including the roof and...
and on to the tower
and on to the tower
the ramp
the ramp
Double Bow is down river a bit from sandy's toe
Double Bow is down river a bit from sandy's toe

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