Tower 1

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Tower 1 dominates the view of Titcomb Basin from Island Lake to Dinwoody Pass. It contains some of the best technical rock and ice routes in the Wind River Range. The Tower 1 Ice Gully is comparable to Grand Teton's Black Ice Couloir. The west face of Tower 1 contains the best rock routes in Titcomb Basin.

Elevation (feet): 13,000
Elevation (meters): 3,962
Continent: North America
Country: United States
Range/Region: Wind River Range
State: Wyoming
Difficulty: Technical Climb
Best months for climbing: Jul, Aug, Sep
Year first climbed: 1946
First successful climber(s): Hans Kraus, Roger Wolcott
Nearest major airport: Salt Lake City, Jackson Hole
Convenient Center: Pinedale

Thanks to James Barlow for adding this peak.

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Trip Reports

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  • Log #16086 - by James Barlow on Sep 02, 2003
    Myself, Chris Tetzloff, Keith Stevens, Jon Buck, Dan Dolan, Don Tetzloff, Don Stevens, and Garth Dowling tried this one on our Wind River trip in 1999. We failed due to rain, wind, and ice. It is a...