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Three Peaks  


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Description 

Small area of granite just outside of Cedar City. You can see the main (largest) formations from town. Don't let the vague location descriptions deter you from heading out. It's such a small area if you check out the route pictures you'll be able to find the climbs. There is also plenty of quality bouldering to be had with a little cleaning involved.
*Warning* This is NOT a destination area by any means. It's simply Cedar's backyard, good for a quick fix.

Getting There 

Head west on Hwy. U-56 from Cedar City to Lund Hwy; head north for about five miles to Mid-Valley Rd., then west for about two miles. Take a left on dirt road directly after the white fence. After about 200 yards turn right onto the most developed dirt road heading towards the largest formation. There are alot of dirt roads out there that all can essentially lead to the formations. Just pick one when you get close enough.

Climbing Season



Weather station 0.4 miles from here

26 Total Routes

['4 Stars',1],['3 Stars',10],['2 Stars',8],['1 Star',7],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',3],['5.7',4],['5.8',2],['5.9',0],['5.10',2],['5.11',1],['5.12',0],['5.13',0],['>=5.14',0],['',0],['<=V1',3],['V2-3',9],['V4-5',2],['V6-7',0],['V8-9',0],['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 Three Peaks:
Decappaccino Right   5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c PG13     Trad, 1 pitch, 35'   
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Featured Route For Three Peaks
"Wind and Weiners" climbs directly up the large slab in the middle of the photo. It is the right climb of the two bolted routes.

Wind and Weiners 5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- 23 E4 5c  UT : Cedar City : Three Peaks
Hard slab. Thin. Crimpy. Bouldery....[more]   Browse More Classics in UT

Photos of Three Peaks Slideshow Add Photo
Area Photo
Area Photo
Area Topo
Area Topo
Lance on the Split Boulder
Lance on the Split Boulder
Topo for the south face
BETA PHOTO: Topo for the south face

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By Stevel
From: Cedar City, Utah
Jun 2, 2010
Glad to see people climbing out here. Definitely an overlooked area. There are quite a few good boulder problems on and surrounding the mound. Check out the split boulder just to the west of the mound in the trees. There are at least 3 classic problems, with more potential test pieces. I think it is in the center here, not sure though: bit.ly/cMRx2I