This peak appears as three towers from the Cirque of the Towers.
From Big Sandy Opening, take the Fremont trail, 8.5 miles to the Texas Pass Junction. Head east 2.5 miles to Shadow Lake.
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NW Buttress 5.6 4c 14 V S 4b Trad, Alpine, 5 pitches, 500'
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NW Buttress 5.6 4c 14 V S 4b WY : Wind River Range : ... : Shark's Nose
The first and easiest route on Shark's Nose is best approached from the northwest (Shadow Lake), but with a little more work can be approached from Lonesome Lake (an ice axe may be needed in early season). The route is not visible when approaching from the east, which makes it tricker to find from that direction.Your first goal is to reach the col between the Shark's Nose and Overhanging Tower. Below this col on the west side, find the higher of two 4th class ramps which slant across the NW fa...[more] Browse More Classics in WY
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