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The Frontera is a very small, steep wall located on the North side of the road right next to the National Forest sign.

Getting There 

Going uphill, head past Box Canyon and look for National Forest sign and the Frontera on the right. If you cross the bridge and reach the camping you have gone too far. Park below the wall and walk 20 feet.

Climbing Season

Weather station 5.3 miles from here

5 Total Routes

['4 Stars',1],['3 Stars',2],['2 Stars',1],['1 Star',1],['Bomb',0]

The Classics

Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for The Frontera:
Jerrys' Kids   5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a     Sport, 1 pitch, 45'   
Gunsmoke   5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a     Sport, 1 pitch, 60'   
Captain Bullet   5.13a 7c+ 29 IX+ 29 E6 6c     Sport, 30'   
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Captain Bullet 5.13a 7c+ 29 IX+ 29 E6 6c  UT : Maple Canyon : ... : The Frontera
Twenty feet off the road, and enticingly steep, this handsome route begs to be climbed every time you drive by. Make some pocket moves past two huge watermelon sized cobbles to the crux which involves a bomber kneebar, and some bad slopers.Since this route is short, and it's very difficult to clip the last bolt, an attentive belay is required to keep a falling climber from hitting the ground. ...[more]   Browse More Classics in UT

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By akajulian14
Jun 12, 2012
Does anyone have info for the routes to the right of the overhang? There's a trail maybe 20 m to the right of the Frontera that goes up to some easier climbs.
By dbrown
Jun 13, 2012
They're in the new maple guidebook by Knezek.
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