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Twin Towers  


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Bill Price topping out on Remember 9.11 (pitch 1) ...

Temporary Closure includes Wreckage Wall and Twin Towers MORE INFO >>>

Description 

250 feet right of Wreckage Wall. Endurance climbing on good edges.

Getting There 

Walk up hill left side from main quarry climbing area to Wreckage Wall. Continue along trail for about 100 yards to the 250 ft tall Twin Towers Wall.

Climbing Season



Weather station 3.5 miles from here

12 Total Routes

['4 Stars',3],['3 Stars',6],['2 Stars',3],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',0],['5.7',0],['5.8',0],['5.9',1],['5.10',2],['5.11',7],['5.12',2],['5.13',0],['>=5.14',0],['',0],['<=V1',0],['V2-3',0],['V4-5',0],['V6-7',0],['V8-9',0],['V10-11',0],['V12-13',0],['>=V14',0]

The Classics

Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Twin Towers :
WMD's and Tinker Toys   5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a     Sport, 1 pitch, 40'   
Let's Roll   5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b     Sport, 1 pitch, 50'   
Remember 911   5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b     Sport, 1 pitch, 75'   
Stairway to Heaven   5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c     Sport, 1 pitch, 100'   
Roman Holiday   5.11a/b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c     Sport, 2 pitches, 200'   
Little Caesar   5.11a/b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c     Sport, 1 pitch, 100'   
Release the Lions   5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a     Sport, 1 pitch, 100'   
Das Rads   5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a     Sport, 1 pitch, 75'   
Chariots on Fire   5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a     Sport, 2 pitches, 200'   
Dillinger   5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b     Sport, 1 pitch, 60'   
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Twin Towers (upper quarry) 250 feet tall. Enduranc...
Twin Towers (upper quarry) 250 feet tall. Enduranc...
Twin Towers, climbing on chariots of fire, 2 pitch...
Twin Towers, climbing on chariots of fire, 2 pitch...
Aidan on the first pitch of Chariots on Fire .11b/...
Aidan on the first pitch of Chariots on Fire .11b/...
Release the Lions .11c. Twin Towers, Auburn Quarry...
Release the Lions .11c. Twin Towers, Auburn Quarry...
Aidan starting the opening moves on Release the Li...
Aidan starting the opening moves on Release the Li...
lets roll(left) WMD's and Tinker Toys (right) twin...
lets roll(left) WMD's and Tinker Toys (right) twin...
The Cross
BETA PHOTO: The Cross
bill price lacing up for stairway to heaven .11a, ...
bill price lacing up for stairway to heaven .11a, ...

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By Chandler Heppe
From: Nevada City, CA
Jan 3, 2014
Great long routes, climbing is different from the rest of the quarry, face climbing with small features, almost reminds me of the vertical climbing at Big Chief.
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