On January 3, a massive flake that abutted the base of the tower came crashing down.
In early 2019 Pete Whittaker and Tom Randall visited the roof-crack climbing mecca, Canyonlands, Utah.
The Desert—the vast, otherworldly region comprising Southeastern Utah and the Navajolands of northern Arizona—is one of the greatest climbing areas in North America. Dozens of tall, distinct sandstone towers are split by striking cracks of all different grades and styles. Desert climbing is the shit.