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The Watchtower has a collection of bolted climbs from 5.8 to 5.11 with sun and shade.
Hike up and left from the School Yard. Continue to the "top" of the Narrows until you see a pronounced buttress of rock on your right. There are climbs on the left and right side of this buttress.
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Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for The Watchtower:
Night School 5.8 5b 16 VI- HVS 4c Sport, 1 pitch, 60'
House of Cards 5.10 6b 20 VII- E2 5b Trad, 70'
Little Robots in Your Pants 5.10b/c 6b 20 VII E2 5b Sport, 1 pitch, 60'
Shelter From The Storm 5.10c 6b 20 VII E2 5b Sport, 1 pitch, 60'
El Guapo 5.10c/d 6b+ 21 VII+ E3 5b Sport, 1 pitch, 60'
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Little Robots in Your Pants 5.10b/c 6b 20 VII E2 5b CO : Carbondale : ... : The Watchtower
A nice pitch on good rock which seems pretty easy until you hit a puzzling crux near the end. The rock at the bottom is granite, but partway through appears to become crosley dotted limestone -- is this just a patina or an actual layer change? This section of cliff seems to collect a lot of runoff debris....[more] Browse More Classics in CO
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