American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

North America, United States Colorado, Colorado National Monument, Various Ascents

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  • Publication Year: 1999

Colorado National Monument, Various Ascents. Over the Edge Spire was climbed by its west face via Child’s Play (II 5.8+R) by Jon Burnham and Bill Duncan. The east face was climbed by Mike Colacino, Scott Evens, and Matt Simpson via One Toke Over the Line (II 5.10b).

In Rough Canyon, Tabeguache Tower was climbed by Steve Anderson, Bill Duncan, and Matt Simpson. (The Canyon is just east of the Monument.) The route (IV 5.9R A2) ascends a crack system on the east side of the landform.

Eric BjØrnstadt

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