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Eisenhower Tower - Banff
Eisenhower Tower on Castle Mountain, Banff
June 15, 2013
Note climbers at base of tower just finishing their rap.

Took about 3 hours to base and about 2.5 to climb the tower.

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Ejnar FjerdingstadA very

Ejnar Fjerdingstad

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impressive tower - might be in the Dolomites, except that it looks like a different type of rock!
Posted Jun 19, 2013 10:15 am

Bill KerrRe: A very

Bill Kerr

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Yes Ejnar - very similar to the Dolomites - this rock is a hard Cambrian limestone that has been pushed up over younger rock by a long fault. Good climbing - mostly 5.4 with the odd move up to 5.6
Posted Jun 19, 2013 11:24 am

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Bill KerrSubmitted by Bill Kerr
on Jun 18, 2013 10:23 pm

Image ID: 853282
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Lat/Lon: 51.32653°N / 115.77418°W
Object Title: Eisenhower Tower - Banff

Image Type(s): Alpine Climbing