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Kingdom of Zilch Rock Climbing 


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Location: 30.49997, -98.82198 View Map  Incorrect?
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BETA PHOTO: The Kingdom, showing the major boulders

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Description 

The obvious set of massive, building size boulders on the slopes above the campsites.

Getting There 

Although you can go straight up from the campsite, sliding into the main corridor under Zanzibar; It is easier to walk up the trail toward the split boulder, cut uphill past the Kingdom, then cut back in past Scrambled Egg and enter from the right.

Climbing Season



Weather station 4.6 miles from here

35 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',2],['3 Stars',16],['2 Stars',13],['1 Star',4],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',3],['5.7',1],['5.8',3],['5.9',0],['5.10',2],['5.11',3],['5.12',3],['5.13',1],['>=5.14',0],['',0],['<=V1',9],['V2-3',12],['V4-5',0],['V6-7',0],['V8-9',0],['V10-11',0],['V12-13',0],['>=V14',0]

Classic Climbing Routes in Kingdom of Zilch

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Kingdom of Zilch:
Breaking Out   V0+ 4+     Trad, Boulder, 20'   Lower Balcony
A Swimming Pool With No Bodies   V1+ 5     Boulder, 7'   Injury Wall
Zanzibar   V2+ 5+     Boulder   Sci-Fi wall
Chimney Crack   5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b     Trad, 1 pitch, 40'   Sci-Fi wall
Texas Treescent   5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c     Trad, 50'   Ziltch Wall
Solo (aka. the Learning Curve)   5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c     Sport, 50'   Solo Boulder
Innominant   5.10- 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a PG13     Trad, 1 pitch, 45'   Sci-Fi wall
Scrambled Egg Sandwich   5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b     Trad, 25'   the Kingdom
False Determination   5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- 23 E4 5c     Trad, 50'   Ziltch Wall
Road to Nowhere   5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a     Sport, 40'   Solo Boulder
Electric Kool-Aid Acid Test   5.12- 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a X     Trad, 40'   Acid Boulder
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Featured Route For Kingdom of Zilch
Rock Climbing Photo: False Determination

False Determination 5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- 23 E4 5c  TX : Enchanted Rock State Natura... : ... : Ziltch Wall
Begin by laying on the boulder all the way under the roof. Climb out and up with burly pulls on tricky jams. This is the full value start to this route. One can easily skip the 15' of totally horizontal beginning moves by just reaching up where the horizontal break turns vert. Still stout and fun!...[more]   Browse More Classics in TX

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By Tommy G.
From: Killeen, Texas
Sep 18, 2014
Kingdom of Zilch rocks! Offers the easiest access to a wide range of climbs. 5-10 min approach from the parking lot. Sun in the morning, shade in the afternoon. Many opportunities to esacpe the sun regardless of time of day.

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