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The Turk's Head area includes Turk's Head, Turk's Tooth, Turk's Head Ridge, and the area of jumbled rocks immediately east of Turk's Head. The climbs here are quite good and are much less busy than the Cleo Amphitheater. Turk's Head Ridge is an excellent place to practice your multipitch climbing.
Ascend the West Bluff Trail from the south. When you get to the Cleo Amphitheater continue northeast on an unmarked trail 200 feet. Descend a gully on the northeast side of Turk's Head. Alternatively, you can descend into the Cleo Amphitheater and walk northeast along the base of the rock wall past Wiessner Wall.
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Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Turk's Head:
Turks Tooth 5.2 3 8 II 8 D 2c Trad, TR, 40'
Belly Flop 5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b Trad, 1 pitch, 75'
A Point of Balance 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad, TR, 40'
Turk's Head Ridge 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad, 7 pitches, 500'
Zor the Mantle 5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a Trad, TR, 1 pitch, 45'
The Green Slime 5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b Trad, TR, 1 pitch, 50'
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The Green Slime 5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b WI : Devil's Lake : ... : Turk's Head
Nice 5.10 splitter crack that runs up the middle of just off vertical green colored face. Lots of green colored lichens either side of the crack but doesn't effect the climbing one bit. Crux is right at mid-point where crack shoots straight up and becomes smaller (small fingers) and slightly flaring. There is a nice face hold just left of the crack edge that helps to reach past the flared portion and to reach a great right hand ring finger lock with a just barely usable opposing thumb push (m...[more] Browse More Classics in WI
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