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Kenai Peninsula  


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Location: 60.2125, -150.0732 View Map  Incorrect?
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Administrators: Jared LaVacque, Dommelhiemer, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: Jared LaVacque on Sep 28, 2010
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Mount Alice from the small boat harbor

Description 

The Kenai Peninsula contains all areas physically located on the peninsula. This large piece of real estate is basically all of the land south of the Turnagain Arm, and all the way to the Prince William Sound in the east. Major areas are located near Homer, in the southwestern part of the Peninsula, to Skilak Lake, in the central part of the peninsula.

Getting There 

Drive the Seward highway to either Seward or in the direction of Homer, via the Sterling Highway.

Climbing Season



Weather station 24.2 miles from here

47 Total Routes

['4 Stars',4],['3 Stars',26],['2 Stars',13],['1 Star',3],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',1],['5.7',1],['5.8',2],['5.9',2],['5.10',5],['5.11',2],['5.12',0],['5.13',0],['>=5.14',1],['',0],['<=V1',0],['V2-3',16],['V4-5',11],['V6-7',1],['V8-9',5],['V10-11',0],['V12-13',0],['>=V14',0]

The Classics

Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Kenai Peninsula:
Moth to a Flame aka Supercollidor   V8 7B     Boulder, 18'   Anchor Point Boulder
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Featured Route For Kenai Peninsula
Right off the bat here your on some wicked finger ...

Pathway to Ur V5+ 6C+  AK : Kenai Peninsula : ... : Ziggurat
A must do for this boulder, front and center a really beautiful line up the ridge. Right off the start your on two crimps with your feet on either side of the ridge, left foot has a little bitty divot and right foot with a heel smear, move quick to grab the bulge above you and pull yourself up as you not much for feet on the pull just tow smears and slight divots, position your left foot on your first hand hold and make a quick lunging reach for the first solid hand hold of the line, from there ...[more]   Browse More Classics in AK

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By Echoinfi
2 days ago
I am looking for climbing partners on the Kenai for this up coming summer. I will be living in Soldotna with a pretty much open schedule. I am very interested in joining up with people climbing at Skilak Lake or doing any Alpine bouldering. I have 20+ years of climbing experience and I would be game for pretty much anything.
By Jared LaVacque
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From: Anchorage/Grand Junction
2 days ago
Give me a PM for my phone number and more information. Anchorage has a great climbing community. He is a glimpse at the alpine bouldering within an hour of Anchorage.
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