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Tower of Zen Rock Climbing 

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Submitted By: Benjamin Chapman on Dec 16, 2009

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The Tower of Zen offers both short, moderate routes, at the base, and extensions to more difficult climbing on the overhanging headwall above. These routes are in the shade in the morning and late afternoon.

Getting There 

Allow 10-12 minutes to hike and scramble the trail, and descend the rebar ladder from the Grotto.

Climbing Season

For the Echo Cliffs area.

Weather station 3.0 miles from here

13 Total Climbing Routes

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

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Chi 5.12d 7c 28 IX 28 E6 6b  CA : Los Angeles Basin : ... : Tower of Zen
Climb Simplicity, after clipping its 6th bolt climb up and right clipping one more bolt before attacking the headwall, passing just enough large holds to keep the pump at bay before encountering the crux....[more]   Browse More Classics in CA

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