Login with Facebook
Trilobite Tower

Select Route:
Original Route T 

Trilobite Tower  

Photos:  Recent | Best | Popular
Page Views: 4,509
Administrators: Andrew Gram, Perin Blanchard, grk10vq, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: Andrew Gram on Oct 10, 2012


79° | 48°

77° | 53°

73° | 52°

66° | 50°

63° | 50°
You & This Area
Best routes for YOU in this area
Your opinion of this PAGE:    [1 person likes this page.]
Know the location? Show us! We need it for cool new features!


Trilobite Tower is the large tower that is detached but right next to a big cliff near the confluence of Cane Wash and the San Rafael River. Perfect Wingate.

Getting There 

From the parking lot at the horse corral, hike an hour and a half up the trail along the San Rafael River until the tower is obvious.

Climbing Season

For the San Rafael Swell - North area.

Weather station 20.5 miles from here

1 Total Routes

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

Featured Route For Trilobite Tower

Original Route 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a C1  UT : San Rafael Swell : ... : Trilobite Tower
P1 - Climb the beautiful splitter .5/.75 camalot crack. There is not much size variation on this pitch. 140' 5.12+/13- or C1. Belay at two bolts on a small ledge.P2 - Climb the chimney to a great ledge with two bolts. A chockstone is slung at the start, and some gear can be placed in cracks within the chimney. 80' 5.9P3 - Climb a 3 bolt ladder to some free climbing, and then another 10 bolt or so ladder to the summit. The bolt ladder has a lot of face features and should also go free, thou...[more]   Browse More Classics in UT

Comments on Trilobite Tower Add Comment
Show which comments
- none yet -
Beyond the Guidebook:
The Definitive Climbing Resource
Inspiration & Motivation
to Fuel Your Run
Next Generation Mountain
Bike Trail Maps
Backcountry, Sidecountry
& Secret Stashes
Better Data. Better Tools.
Better Hikes!