These are a group of three/four DIRTY towers that are bisected by I-70 on the western edge of the swell. They are within rock toss distance from the interstate.
Traveling on I-70, go to Ranch exit 108. The towers are a few hundred meters east of the exit on both sides of the interstate. There are 2 1/2 on the south side and 1 on the north side.
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Sara's Spire 5.9 C1 R UT : San Rafael Swell : ... : Torres de Polvo
This is a neat formation. It is a little bit dirty, but the rock is decent. Start from the north side. Follow a crack system to the first chimney/offwidth (this is the R section unless you have really big cams.) Move left to the next chimney and either free climb past bolts, or aid C0 through this chimney. Traverse right to a really nice finger/small hands crack that leads to the top. Aid this crack at C1 or go for the free ascent.Descent: I believe a 60 meter rope would work, but trail...[more] Browse More Classics in UT