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The Throne Rock Climbing 

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Elevation: 7,390'
Location: 62.708, -151.1853 View Map  Incorrect?
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Administrators: Jared LaVacque, Dommelhiemer, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: cerickson on Jul 28, 2009
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BETA PHOTO: The South Face of the Throne as viewed from The Mi...

Register with the NP Mountaineering Headquarters in Talkeetna, AK before climbing in the park!


Large granitic block just north of the Trolls and straight across from the Royal Tower. High quality granite and a wide range of climbs abound.

Getting There 

A very short approach from the Pika Basecamp

Climbing Season

For the Denali National Park area.

Weather station 51.1 miles from here

7 Total Climbing Routes

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

Classic Climbing Routes in The Throne

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for The Throne:
The Lost Marsupial   5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Mod. Snow     Trad, Snow, Alpine, 8 pitches, 1300'   
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Rock Climbing Photo: The Lost Marsupial on The Throne.  The route goes ...

The Lost Marsupial 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Mod. Snow  AK : Denali National Park : ... : The Throne
A beautiful blocky route up short cruxes on the South Face of the Throne. The route parallels a large gully to the climber's right that is rockfall central. The summit ridge is a separate animal - boots, pickets, and an ice ax may be mandatory depending on snow conditions....[more]   Browse More Classics in AK

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By Gunkswest
May 13, 2015
Dave Anderson & Rob Feeney spent several days cragging at the base of the Royal Tower and the Throne during their June 1999 trip (the trip the did the FA of Gargoyle Buttress). They reportedly repeated some great routes and climbed some new lines as well.

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