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Hayden’s Line: Josh Wharton Honors Hayden Kennedy with New Eldorado Route

It’s been a year and a day since we said goodbye to Hayden Kennedy and his partner Inge Perkins.

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Hardly a day goes by without us remembering the incredible ascents, humble attitude and infectious stoke that Hayden shared with climbers around the world. To honor HK, Josh Wharton established a new route in Eldorado Canyon—a line he knows Hayden would have loved. In this video, John Dickey captures tales from HK’s friends, who share their favorite memories of Hayden, while documenting Wharton’s first ascent.


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