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Kentucky Fried Penguin 

YDS: 5.9+ French: 5c Ewbanks: 17 UIAA: VI ZA: 17 British: E1 5a

Type:  Sport, TR, 1 pitch, 80'
Original:  YDS: 5.9+ French: 5c Ewbanks: 17 UIAA: VI ZA: 17 British: E1 5a [details]
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Submitted By: Nathan Fisher on Jun 19, 2001

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A frictiony slab that climbs the left hand of the slab. Consistent and fun.


2 draws for the chains and several draws for the climb.

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Rock Climbing Photo: Angie TR on KFP
Angie TR on KFP
Rock Climbing Photo: The view from the top
The view from the top
Rock Climbing Photo: tanner(5) on KFP
tanner(5) on KFP

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By Matt Schroer
From: Logan, Utah
Jul 6, 2011

One of my favorite climbs in the entire canyon! Plus I'm from Kentucky and really dig the name ;)
By Connor England
From: Tooele, Utah
Aug 21, 2012
rating: 5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a

Fun traverse across edge 3/4 up the climb. The first bolt is up like 15 feet, kinda sketchy, but easy to get to. Definitely worth hitting up once. :)
By Garret Nuzzo-Jones
From: Salt Lake City, UT
Aug 4, 2013
rating: 5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a PG13

First bolt is a little high and each bolt is at least 10+ feet apart. Could have some safe, but long falls.
By MichaelJB
May 28, 2015

Great climb with some pleasantly challenging moments for newcomers. Drive past the guard station and you'll pass it on the left. If you pass Pine Bluff campground you've gone too far.

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