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Elevation: 7'
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Submitted By: WildIsle on Aug 26, 2015
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Description 

King's Peak is the 9th highest peak on Vancouver Island. Because of its relatively easy access and less intimidating character than some of the more complex peaks it is an ideal mountain for introductory adventures and more intensive climbing.

Getting There 

There is an excellent trail from Highway 28 up to King's Peak.

Climbing Season

For the British Columbia area.

Weather station 13.6 miles from here

2 Total Climbing Routes

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Featured Route For King's Peak
Rock Climbing Photo: F.O.P. (110m WI4 R)

FOP WI4 R  North America : Canada : ... : King's Peak
Approach from Lower Meadow: Continue up "Main Glacier Gully", climbing numerous short (up to 25ft) steps of varying ice (up to WI3), rock, and snow, if formed, the route should be visible on the rock wall to climbers left, about 2/3's of the way up the gully. Many parties may choose to pitch out the ice steps in gully approach, but on the FA the party chose to solo the approach ice. (30-40 mins from Lower Meadow to base of route)P1 40m (WI3) - Climb an initial 15m on lower angle snow ice. At 15-...[more]   Browse More Classics in International

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