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Intermediate Tower on Pilot Knob
This is where the guide books call for rope. If conditions were wet or rotten snow, the exposure could get you. I wouldn't let no having a rope stop me from finding out, you are very close to the summit here. The tower between this and the summit is an arch. You must go left under the arch across a descending hand and foot ledge that is very easy. Do not try to climb the abrupt tower with the arch.


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VaughnHCould you post


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any other photographs from this spot illustrating the exposure.
Posted Jul 31, 2007 8:42 pm



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It is a bit exposed, but this looks worse than it really is as far as the "climbing" goes. It's more like careful walking.
Posted Aug 3, 2007 10:23 am

seth@LOKIPilot Knob Arch


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2 years later.... I did add an image of the exposure and the Pilot Knob Arch...

It is here on teh Pilot Knob page:
Image ID: 317732

Posted Jun 25, 2009 4:13 pm

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seth@LOKISubmitted by seth@LOKI
on Jul 30, 2007 12:04 am

Image ID: 317735
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Lat/Lon: 37.81200°N / 107.828°W
Object Title: Intermediate Tower on Pilot Knob

Image Type(s): Rock Climbing