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Location: 37.6722, -113.0375 View Map  Incorrect?
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BETA PHOTO: Climb the open book to the right of kingpin. The ...

Description 

The main area contains most of the climbs at the bowling alley. Excellent area if you are looking for a quick fix close to town. This area is the first one to dry in the spring.

Soft Rock Warning: Sandstone is compressed sediment and can become brittle when wet. Please wait at least 24 hours after a rainstorm before climbing in this area.


Getting There 

Drive up Cedar canyon approximately one mile, park at the pull off on the north side of the street. You will be across from the foot bridge that spans the river. The Cliffs will be to you immediate west follow the obvious path 50 yards up the hill to the base of kingpin.

Climbing Season

For the Cedar Canyon area.

Weather station 0.4 miles from here

8 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',3],['2 Stars',4],['1 Star',1],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',1],['5.7',0],['5.8',2],['5.9',2],['5.10',1],['5.11',1],['5.12',0],['5.13',0],['>=5.14',0],['',0],['<=V1',0],['V2-3',0],['V4-5',0],['V6-7',0],['V8-9',0],['V10-11',0],['V12-13',0],['>=V14',0]

Classic Climbing Routes in Main Area

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Main Area:
The Direct Route   5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a     Trad, 2 pitches, 150'   
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Featured Route For Main Area
Rock Climbing Photo: Rob on Velvet Jones at the first gear placement

Velvet Jones 5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a  Utah : Cedar City : ... : Main Area
P1-The climb starts off at about 5.7 clipping a few bolts leading to the corner. After the first step where a bolt ladder (My Generation) breaks out right, stay in the corner the crux is about 2/3 up the pitch where it steepens up.( I remember liebacking) and ends at a good ledge and anchor. 5.9+P2- is quite a bit easier and stays in the corner for about 65 feet to the top of the wall. 5.6-ish This route was probably done long ago. When TDA first walked up there he found a couple of soft iron p...[more]   Browse More Classics in Utah

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Rock Climbing Photo: _D Gutterball  5.10 b/c Found just left of the mai...
BETA PHOTO: _D Gutterball 5.10 b/c Found just left of the mai...
Rock Climbing Photo: _E Kingpin  5.8+ Slab climbing on good edges past ...
BETA PHOTO: _E Kingpin 5.8+ Slab climbing on good edges past ...
Rock Climbing Photo: _A “300” 5.11b/c Follows 6 bolts trending left t...
BETA PHOTO: _A “300” 5.11b/c Follows 6 bolts trending left t...

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