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The Fortress

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Penal Tower 

The Fortress  

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popular area as it is the first area you get to when you get to the top of the stairs.

Getting There 

from the parking lot walk up the trail, after getting to the top of the stairs you cant miss it. there are four parts to the Fortress: East Face South, East Face Central, The Corridor and Penal Tower.

Climbing Season

Weather station 2.4 miles from here

15 Total Routes

['4 Stars',1],['3 Stars',7],['2 Stars',5],['1 Star',2],['Bomb',0]

The Classics

Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for The Fortress:
Plum Line   5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a PG13     Sport, 1 pitch, 115'   East Face (South)
Special Forces   5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c     Sport, 60'   East Face (Central)
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Featured Route For The Fortress
Not the best shot as it only shows the upper 3/4.

The Burglar's Dog 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a  North America : Canada : ... : Penal Tower
Been sport climbing all day and looking for some crack and trad? This conveniently located route has everything from fingers to fists. Thin fingers down low, the crack widens to 4" at the top. Alternatively you can go left and climb the dihedral....[more]   Browse More Classics in International

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