ApproachMontezuma's Tower is an amazing, free standing pinnacle of rock rising 130'.This is one of the best moderate routes in Colorado.
Route Description2 pitches. 130'
Pitch 1: Begin at the base of the narrow North Ridge. Climb past two eyebolts to a small ramp. Sling a pothole, and climb past another fixed piton and an eyebolt to an airy belay perch with a two bolt anchor.
Pitch 2: Work a crack, pass an eyebolt, and top out on a two bolt anchor.
Descend on rappel with double ropes.
FA: US Army Climbers
FFA: Harvey Carter, 1950
Me Pondering Pitch Two of Montezuma's Tower
Essential GearSome medium cams and stoppers are useful. Quickdraws and slings.
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