Argon Tower is a 270-foot salmon-colored Entrada Sandstone spire in the Courthouse Towers area of Arches National Park. It's situated a couple hundred yards south of Three Gossips and most easily seen from the Park Avenue viewpoint. Prominence: 200 feet.
Refer to "Desert Rock I: Rock Climbs in the National Parks" by Eric Bjornstad for information on the climbing routes on Argon Tower. The climbing is not ideal, expect soft and sandy sandstone. North-Northeast Arete is rated 5.11 difficulty
|Best months for climbing:||Mar, Apr, May, Sep, Oct, Nov|
|Year first climbed:||January 1964|
|First successful climber(s):||Layton Kor, Bob Bradley, Charlie Kemp|
|Nearest major airport:||Salt Lake City|
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NOTE: Trip reports were previously called "Summit Logs" - same feature, new name
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