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King on the Throne Rock Climbing 

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Location: 42.08476, -113.72663 View Map  Incorrect?
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King on the Throne is one of the smaller formations in the City of Rocks. Mostly gear protected routes, very few bolts exist on this formation. Good rock, fun routes and zero approach make it a worthwhile destination.

Getting There 

Located across the street from the Parking Lot Rock road and next to campsite #64.

Climbing Season

Weather station 14.1 miles from here

10 Total Climbing Routes

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

Classic Climbing Routes in King on the Throne

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for King on the Throne:
Snakes and Ladders   5.9- 5c 17 VI 16 HVS 4c     Trad, 1 pitch, 50'   King on the Throne - East
Z-Crack   5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a     Trad, 1 pitch, 50'   King on the Throne - East
Groovy Crack   5.10- 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a     Trad, 1 pitch, 50'   King on the Throne - West
Double Cracks   5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b     Trad, 1 pitch, 70'   King on the Throne - West
The Awakening   5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c     Trad, Sport, 1 pitch, 65'   King on the Throne - West
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Featured Route For King on the Throne
Rock Climbing Photo: KT Miller crushing Double Cracks, May 2010

Double Cracks 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b  Idaho : City of Rocks : ... : King on the Throne - West
Double Cracks is located on the north end of the formation. It starts off with two parallel, strenuous, steep and slippery finger cracks. After this the angle eases and some stemming and jamming with a hand hold thrown in here and there gets one to the top....[more]   Browse More Classics in Idaho

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