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300 S 
Direct Route, The T 
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My Generation T 
Never Again T 
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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: My Generation is route b

My Generation C2+  Utah : Cedar City : ... : Main Area
This is a thin crack line that shares the same start as 300 and Velvet Jones. This is a great clean aid route to hone skills for Zion. It is also a good rope solo route. The rock is soft but will hold thin gear. I took a daisy whipper onto a #0 metolius on this and it held. Climb past a bolt ladder to a small roof. Aid up the thin crack to a ledge with an anchor. Calder Stratford was working on freeing this. He said he thinks its 5.11....[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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