Login with Facebook
Kentucky Fried Penguin
Routes Sorted
L to R R to L Alpha
Kentucky Fried Chicken S 
Kentucky Fried Penguin S,TR 
Mountain Project has launched a new site: Powder Project, and we're giving away loads of gear, including skis & Oakley goggles. Check it out!

Kentucky Fried Chicken 

YDS: 5.8+ French: 5b Ewbanks: 16 UIAA: VI- ZA: 15 British: HVS 4c

Type:  Sport, 1 pitch, 70'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.8+ French: 5b Ewbanks: 16 UIAA: VI- ZA: 15 British: HVS 4c [details]
FA: Unknown
Page Views: 1,492
Submitted By: Nathan Fisher on Jun 19, 2001

You & This Route  |  Other Opinions (45)
Your todo list:
Your stars:
Your rating: -none- [change]
Your ticklist: [add new tick]
Your opinion of this PAGE:    [0 people like this page.]
Yup. Cass


This climbs the right side of the slab. Again, consistent and slabby. Another fun climb.


2 draws for the anchors, and several draws for the climb. (sorry, no exact #'s as my diary is incomplete)

Photos of Kentucky Fried Chicken Slideshow Add Photo
Kentucky Fried Chicken 5.8
BETA PHOTO: Kentucky Fried Chicken 5.8
Clayton Kerr on KFC at KFP.
Clayton Kerr on KFC at KFP.

Comments on Kentucky Fried Chicken Add Comment
Show which comments
By Chad Jukes
From: SLC, UT
Sep 24, 2010

Super fun roadside crag! A block near the top came off a couple years ago, not sure if it was trundled or just fell... It was wobbly for quite some time!
By Matt Brodhead
From: Logan, UT
Sep 26, 2010

People actually climb here?
By Matt Schroer
From: Logan, Utah
Jul 6, 2011

Yes, we do climb here. I think these are the two most fun moderates in the entire canyon, side by side.
By Connor England
From: Tooele, Utah
Aug 21, 2012
rating: 5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c

Pretty greasy limestone rock at the beginning, climbing shoes kept slipping. Easy fun climb just off the road, cranked some tunes and enjoyed. Great for evening so she's all in the shade! The top 1/4 of the climb was my favorite.
By Joshua Wells
From: Logan, UT
Sep 13, 2013
rating: 5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c

I agree with Connor, it starts out super greasy and polished but it has some fun moves all the way through.
By Tony Litke
From: La Crosse, Wisconsin
Mar 4, 2015

My first climb ever... This one is very near and dear to me.
By Annie Smoot
From: SLC, Utah
Mar 21, 2015

The bottom chain links are pretty worn. Worth it!
Beyond the Guidebook:
The Definitive Climbing Resource
Inspiration & Motivation
to Fuel Your Run
Next Generation Mountain
Bike Trail Maps
Backcountry, Sidecountry
and Secret Stashes
Better Data. Better Tools.
Better Hikes!