RISING royally some 80 miles due east of Salt Lake City is Utah’s king of Peaks – appropriately named Kings Peak.
Above: The High Uintas view from atop Kings Peak, looking southward.
Above: Roger Arave and Scott Wesemann climb the rock slide shortcut out of Henry's Fork.
The dizzy view from the top of the rockslide shortcut, near Anderson's Pass/
Above: Ravell Call in the rockslide. Some years there is still some snow in the rockslide in mid-summer.
(--Distilled from various Deseret News stories and hikes to Kings Peak, between 1990 and 2003.)
-Photos by Lynn Arave, Roger Arave and Ravell Call.