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Sven Tower 3

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L to R R to L Alpha
Ergone  T,S 
Left Rib--5.9 variation AKA Ergone T 
Left Route  S 
Plaque Attack T,TR 
Right Rib T,S 
Shark Attack T 
Shark Tooth T 
Spinal Tap T 
Undercling T 
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Sven Tower 3  Rock Climbing 

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Great long mixed routes on good rock. East facing, looking out over Verde Valley, and Fountain Hills.

Getting There 

Hike as described to saddle, continue to follow trail down and around the apron, looking upward you will see the route bolts.

Climbing Season

For the McDowell Mountains area.

Weather station 3.9 miles from here

9 Total Climbing Routes

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

Classic Climbing Routes in Sven Tower 3

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Sven Tower 3 :
Right Rib   5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b     Trad, Sport, 3 pitches   
Left Route    5.7+ 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b     Sport, 1 pitch, 185'   
Left Rib--5.9 variation AKA Ergone   5.9- 5c 17 VI 16 HVS 4c     Trad, 1 pitch, 150'   
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Spinal Tap 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c PG13  AZ : Central Arizona : ... : Sven Tower 3
Start is same as Ergon but traverses right toward and into chimney instead of going straight up at the head wall above horizontal crack and after first bolt on that wall. Psychological crux is stemming out and transitioning into the chimney. Finishes on left arete after 15 feet of chimney climbing straight up....[more]   Browse More Classics in AZ

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Rock Climbing Photo: Routes of Sven Tower III with approach trail.
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From: Mesa AZ
Aug 6, 2010
Please help keep this place clean. I have been picking up beer bottles, climbing tape and PET bottle tops from this site.

I will replace the webbing on the first pitch of the first right side climb sometime this weekend.

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