REI Community
search
Advanced
The Prow Area
Select Route:
Seven Felonies S 

The Prow Area Rock Climbing 


Photos:  Recent | Best | Popular
Page Views: 616
Administrators: Jared LaVacque, L. Von Dommheimer, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: Ben Schmitt on Jun 17, 2009
Forecast:
This Afternoon

46° | 31°
Sunday

45° | 31°
Monday

43° | 29°
Tuesday

39° | 31°
Wednesday

42° | 28°
Thursday

42° | 27°
You & This Area
Best climbs for YOU in this area
Your opinion of this PAGE:    [0 people like this page.]
Know the location? Show us! We need it for cool new features!

Description 

This crag is the steep overhanging prow just on the edge of the skyline as you look out at the cliffband from the boat lauch. Row about a mile out along the shore, and this obvious overhanging feature is unmissable.

Getting There 

About half a mile away from the boat launch along the shore heading toward the glacier. It's the steep overhanging prow that rises above the water.

Climbing Season

For the Kenai Peninsula area.

Weather station 24.2 miles from here

1 Total Climbing Routes

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


Featured Route For The Prow Area
Rock Climbing Photo: Seven felonies

Seven Felonies 5.14a 8b+ 32 X+ 32 E8 7a  Alaska : Kenai Peninsula : ... : The Prow Area
This striking line takes the longest, steepest, part of the prow through three powerful and technical cruxes, with the upper steep section beeing incredible climbing.First start out by pre-clipping the first bolt, then launch into a steep, reachy V7 boulder problem that starts on the left side of the low bulge and follows crimps, slopers and heelhooks to deposit you at the slab above. From here it's mossy alpine 5.9 climbing, up the the start of the over hanging prow. Catch your breath, becuas...[more]   Browse More Classics in Alaska

Comments on The Prow Area Add Comment
Show which comments
- none yet -

Mountain Project

The Definitive Climbing Resource

MTB Project

Next Generation MTB Trail Maps

Powder Project

Backcountry Ski Maps & Secret Stashes
FREE Stickers · Gyms · People · RSS · School of Rock · Contact · About