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Bowling Alley Rock Climbing 

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Location: 37.6723, -113.037 View Map  Incorrect?
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Submitted By: Jared R on May 21, 2009
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This area is barely up Cedar Canyon. It is soft, slabby sandstone, which makes the area very exciting (and scary) to climb. This area is east facing and therefore gets the morning sun and the afternoon shade. Usually this place isn't too busy, maybe just a few adventurous locals in the evenings.
Communication is a little difficult because Highway 14 is only about 30' away.

Getting There 

Drive up Cedar Canyon, you'll see it on the left in about 2 minutes. It's right across from a foot bridge. It's right off the road.

Climbing Season

For the Cedar Canyon area.

Weather station 0.4 miles from here

15 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',3],['2 Stars',5],['1 Star',3],['Bomb',4]

Classic Climbing Routes in Bowling Alley

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Bowling Alley:
The Direct Route   5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a     Trad, 2 pitches, 150'   Main Area
Velvet Jones   5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a     Trad, 2 pitches, 250'   Main Area
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Never Again 5.8- 5b 16 VI- 14 VS 4c  UT : Cedar City : ... : Main Area
Adventurous offwidth. Slightly loose. Still waiting for a second ascent....[more]   Browse More Classics in UT

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By Nate Brown
From: Wilson, Wy
Jul 14, 2009
The Bowling Alley rules!!!
By Trent Bradford
Nov 10, 2009
I loved this area when I lived in Cedar! Easy easy to access, and good, fun climbing.

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