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Kingpin 

YDS: 5.10a French: 6a Ewbanks: 18 UIAA: VI+ ZA: 18 British: E1 5a

   
Type:  Sport, 80'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.10a French: 6a Ewbanks: 18 UIAA: VI+ ZA: 18 British: E1 5a [details]
FA: Jason Stevens
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Submitted By: Ryan Brough on Sep 4, 2006

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BETA PHOTO: Straight up the arete, past 7 bolts, then right to...

Description 

My favorite climb at Maple Canyon (so far). This route never lets up, and blesses you with nearly every Maple Canyon feature imaginable. A variety of techniques and a whole lot of endurance will get you to the top of the arete.

Location 

Between the Engagement Alcove and Petroglyph Wall, a large flake/boulder sits to the right of an arete. Climb straight up the arete. Rappel off the chain anchors.

Protection 

7 bolts to 2 chain anchors.


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By Mark Evans
Oct 4, 2006

Sweet route! It gets pretty thin in a couple of spots, but stays pretty sustained. It's what 10a should be.
By Jeff Jones
From: Elk Ridge, UT
Oct 24, 2008

I had a great time on this route from start to finish. Don't forget to use the arete where you can when it gets thin. The holds are all there.