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Elevation: 6,744'
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Submitted By: bsmoot on Dec 18, 2011
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Description 

The Great White Throne is the famous 2,300' formation south of Angels landing. The Historic 1st ascent of the Northwest face was made in 1967 by Fred Beckey, Galen Rowell & Pat Callis.

Getting There 

One of the best view points from the canyon is Weeping Rock. Hidden Canyon is a popular hike below the Great White Thrones Northeast flank.

Climbing Season



Weather station 6.2 miles from here

2 Total Routes

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The Classics

Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Great White Throne:
South Face Diagonal   5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a PG13     Trad, 7 pitches, 1000'   
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Northwest Face 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a A2  UT : Zion National Park : Great White Throne
Begin in the obvious chimney at the left side of the NW face, climb up & right to the midway, brushy ledges. From the upper far left end of these, ascend cracks on the left for 3 mixed pitches to Last Chance Ledge (good bivy). At the right end of this ledge, ascend a long aid pitch to a crack system leading to the summit. Descend the south side of the formation ( 4 or 5 raps). ...[more]   Browse More Classics in UT

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