Cheiu Hoi 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
Jul 16 - Instead of doing the reach just continue up the corner to the top of the horn. Throw a sling over the horn for pro and down climb the sloping ramp to the ledge. It's kind of sketchy but fun to extend the corner. The second can down climb too and then flip
Magnolia Thunderpussy 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
Jul 16 - I haven't done this route since about 1980 but it was the definition of GM 5.8 then. As grades have inflated around the country people are surprised when they go climb the original trad lines that set the standards. My climbing ability peaked years ago in
Spread Flake 5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b
Jul 16 - In the late 80's I did a variation of this by climbing out on the left face of the corner and up the arête. I left a fixed pin that is probably long gone. I called it Spread Eagle and I think it was 5.9-10 ish.