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Sky Pillar

Sky Pillar  

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Elevation: 10,000'
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Submitted By: bhoran on May 23, 2009
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This is a very secluded, exposed pillar seen up above the Ra Formation. It is one of the capstone cones that give this area its name Cone Mountain.

Getting There 

Follow directions as for Ra, but continue up gully to a point and exposed ledge system diagonalling back up and west to its base. Or climb a route to top of Ra summit and walk over to it.

Climbing Season

For the Empire area.

Weather station 4.3 miles from here

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The prominent Sky Pillar of Cone Mountain.
The prominent Sky Pillar of Cone Mountain.
Ra and the Sky Pillars, Cone Mountain, Empire, CO.
Ra and the Sky Pillars, Cone Mountain, Empire, CO.
Sky Pillar massif.
Sky Pillar massif.

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