Welcome to SP!  -

Owl Rock Climber's Log

Sort By:

[ Sign the Climber's Log ]
Viewing: 1-20 of 23 « PREV 1 2 NEXT » 

MMclimbhighOlevsky Route  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Nov 6, 2015


Great route on a great little tower. Part of a fun Arches weekend with Owl, Bullwinkle, Elephant Butte and U-Turn Canyon. Livin' the Dream!
Posted Nov 9, 2015 11:03 am

SawtoothSeanSteep and juggy  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Mar 28, 2015


Sustained 5.8 moves on steep and juggy holds, some offwidth, body jams etc. Really cool summit. Easy downclimb from true summit to rap anchors.
Posted Apr 24, 2015 5:21 pm

Matt LemkeWest Route  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Nov 27, 2014

Matt Lemke

Climbed as the sun was setting! Fun short climb.
Posted Nov 29, 2014 5:30 pm

Liba KopeckovaNice little climb  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Nov 8, 2013

Liba Kopeckova

2nd time climbing, easy leading, well protected, nice summit. Would not mind repeating this one again.
Posted Nov 9, 2013 10:33 pm

Garon CorizNice Short Climb  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Sep 30, 2012

Garon Coriz

With Will and Mason about 8 am. It was a beautiful morning with lots of tourists watching. I felt the crux was when the crack meandered left and offered awkward fist jams. The lower portions of the climb went like a gym climb, which was fun. We lowered each other rather than rappel. The sandstone on top doesn't look too strong.
Posted Oct 4, 2012 12:03 pm

strudolyubovStandard Route (Olevsky Route)  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Apr 5, 2012


Climbed Owl Rock via standard route with my 7-year old son and five friends. Fun trad lead with great pro, great summit views.
Posted Apr 9, 2012 12:18 am

DigglerFun!  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Feb 8, 2012


Did after Bullwinkle. Faith decided ~1/3 up that she didn't like it, & didn't have enough pieces for her comfort, so she lowered, & I led. After Bullwinkle, I was pleasantly surprised. Rock was comparably way better than Bullwinkle, with no death blocks en route, & the pro' was good. Perhaps the nicest thing was the climbing- thoroughly enjoyable! Scramble to summit from anchor provocative too (glad I had a double-length runner along :) ). Great little climb! 3rd(?) desert sandstone spire. Faith came back & led it later, which was cool.
Posted Feb 16, 2012 12:01 pm

Dow WilliamsThe Owl  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Oct 13, 2011

Dow Williams

My 2nd ascent with Joe K in tow this time. Folks are rapping off the top pin because they are afraid to downclimb back down to the fixed rappel. Leaving huge grooves on top. Please quit doing that. Great weather, only one other party this go around. Good to combine with Tonka Tower why you are out there.
Posted Oct 15, 2011 7:15 pm

noahs213Great little climb  Sucess!
Date Climbed: May 15, 2011


great little climb.
Posted May 19, 2011 12:42 pm

McCannsterStandard Route  Sucess!
Date Climbed: May 15, 2011


Totally whipped from Standing Rock the day before, we wanted to climb something short and moderate. This fit the bill perfectly. The climb is really fun and worth doing.
Posted May 15, 2011 10:20 pm

shanahan96trip capper  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Apr 16, 2011


4/16/11- climbed the owl w/aaron as our fourth, and final tower of our weekend trip. steep, airy and exposed crack was a pleasure to climb as the holds were great and your blood was rushing as the crux section tried to push me left out of the crack. super climb!

11/27/14- twilight start and finished in the dark. the scramble to the summit is interesting when you can't see much outside of your headlight bubble!

Posted Apr 18, 2011 11:20 pm

SarahThompsonClassic route  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Nov 5, 2010


11/5/10 - I loved this climb. Steep, juggy and interesting. Fantastic pro. One of my favorite desert climbs to date.

10/27/15 - Led w/ Kylie.
Posted Nov 7, 2010 10:52 pm

utclimberOlevsky Route  Sucess!
Date Climbed: May 30, 2004
Fun climbing.
Posted Mar 11, 2010 10:35 am

heather14First Desert Tower  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Nov 26, 2009


I think I'm now hooked! Thanks Tim & Stacy for asking me to join!
Posted Nov 30, 2009 11:01 pm

Dow WilliamsOwl Rock  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Oct 25, 2008

Dow Williams

Great day with Stacy, Megan and Jonathan. Zero wind. Fast and furious easy 5.8 trad pitch, but several couples in front of us took an enormous amount of time. Like waiting at Disney World on an October weekend I am afraid.
Posted Oct 29, 2008 12:51 pm

igneouscarl4 man team  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Jul 7, 2008


4 of us climbed this while on a tour of Utah. Fun climb with nice views.
Posted Jul 13, 2008 2:14 pm

MichaelJfirst desert solo  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Mar 31, 2008


I wasn't planning on climbing this but the first day I hit Moab I decided to have a look at Arches. The Owl just looked too cool and next thing I knew I was standing on top.
Posted May 1, 2008 10:48 am

benjohnsonOlevsky Route  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Mar 25, 2007


Fun little tower. My second desert tower of many to come.
Posted Mar 26, 2007 4:06 pm

highicehung over  Sucess!
nice route but the heat and a night of drinking made me get sick while trying the crux. At least I warned my partner and she very quickly moved out from under the climb. at least she didn't panic and take me off belay.
Posted Feb 8, 2007 6:18 pm

aleasureRoute Climbed: Olevsky Route Date Climbed: march 2004  Sucess!
A short fun tower.
Posted Jul 14, 2005 7:47 pm

Viewing: 1-20 of 23 « PREV 1 2 NEXT » 
[ Return to 'Owl Rock' main page ]