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Big Toe S 
Canal of Guilt T 
Canned T,TR 
Cattle Trail Wall 
Decappaccino Left T 
Decappaccino Right T 
Fly Away S 
Jawbreaker T,TR 
judo chop! 
Lap Crack 
Modelo  T,TR 
Morning Dove T 
Patella Juice T 
Pilsner Step, The T 
Shaped Wall 
Sharp Side of the Gully, The 
Split Pea 
Split Pea Sit Start 
Split Slab 
Thornbush T 
Thunderbird TR 
white belt  
Wind and Weiners S 

Three Peaks Rock Climbing 

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Small area of granite just outside of Cedar City. You can see the main (largest) formations from town. Don't let the vague location descriptions deter you from heading out. It's such a small area if you check out the route pictures you'll be able to find the climbs. There is also plenty of quality bouldering to be had with a little cleaning involved.
*Warning* This is NOT a destination area by any means. It's simply Cedar's backyard, good for a quick fix.

Getting There 

Head west on Hwy. U-56 from Cedar City to Lund Hwy; head north for about five miles to Mid-Valley Rd., then west for about two miles. Take a left on dirt road directly after the white fence. After about 200 yards turn right onto the most developed dirt road heading towards the largest formation. There are alot of dirt roads out there that all can essentially lead to the formations. Just pick one when you get close enough.

Climbing Season

Weather station 0.4 miles from here

27 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',1],['3 Stars',11],['2 Stars',8],['1 Star',7],['Bomb',0]

Classic Climbing Routes in Three Peaks

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Three Peaks:
Decappaccino Right   5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c PG13     Trad, 1 pitch, 35'   
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Rock Climbing Photo: Split Pea

Split Pea V1 5  UT : Cedar City : Three Peaks
Beta warning: Start left hand in high pocket, right hand on slopey arete/pinch. Foot on low ledge and "Hop Start" for easier grade or get on steady and he-man pull to huge hueco for legit start. Split Boulder Classic, Super Fun!...[more]   Browse More Classics in UT

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Area Photo
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Area Topo
Rock Climbing Photo: Lance on the Split Boulder
Lance on the Split Boulder
Rock Climbing Photo: Topo for the south face
BETA PHOTO: Topo for the south face

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By Stevel
From: Cedar City, Utah
Jun 2, 2010
Glad to see people climbing out here. Definitely an overlooked area. There are quite a few good boulder problems on and surrounding the mound. Check out the split boulder just to the west of the mound in the trees. There are at least 3 classic problems, with more potential test pieces. I think it is in the center here, not sure though:
By Stevel
From: Cedar City, Utah
Feb 14, 2015
Heads up, the top anchors have been stolen from Wind and Weiners, be prepared to top out or build an anchor if you decide to climb it.
By Will Beuttell
May 1, 2016
Check every climb because several anchors have been vandalized or removed. Hangers are missing and some bolts have been chiseled out. Climbed out there today and the Wind and Weiners climb that shares anchors with the 5.10 are still gone. The 3 cracks (Modelo, Canned, and Jawbreaker) sharing an anchor also are missing anchors. Be prepared to build anchors and walk off.

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