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Name Rating Location Comments Tick Date

Boarding Pass

5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a (1 p) 

NM : Santa Fe Area : ... : Runway (Lower Tier)

Lead / Redpoint. 2nd go, previous try was 6 years earlier

Sep 17, 2016

Turbulence

5.12- 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a (1 p) 

NM : Santa Fe Area : ... : Runway (Lower Tier)

Lead / Redpoint. 2nd go, previous try a year earlier

Sep 17, 2016

No Exit

5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a (1 p) 

NM : Los Alamos & White Rock : ... : South/East side

Lead / Redpoint. 2nd go of the day after finding the right footholds, various previous tries

May 18, 2016

Adam Ant (aka Nuclear Ant Farm)

5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a (1 p) 

NM : Los Alamos & White Rock : ... : Below The Old New Place

Lead / Redpoint. RPed 12 different 5.12s in ~10 hours. Adam Ant was #12. 1 fall all day. w/ Josh & Chris

May 8, 2016

Bananas on Acid

5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a (1 p) 

NM : Socorro Area : ... : Major Wall

Lead / Onsight. Did what seemed natural to me, but perhaps cheated to Banana Peel(?) as it felt soft for 12a

Apr 16, 2016

Route 31

5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b (1 p) 

NM : Los Alamos & White Rock : ... : Below The Old New Place

Lead / Redpoint. 2nd go of the day/year. 2 or 3 previous tries? Sent Monsterpiece & Adam Ant after.

Mar 23, 2016

Where Eagles Dare

5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- 23 E4 5c PG13 (1 p) 

NM : Sandia Mountains : ... : Yucca Flower Tower

Lead / Onsight. Traversed in from Great Escape to start. After Squash Blossom. w/ Sky

Mar 19, 2016

Sequestered

5.12- 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a (1 p) 

NM : Taos Area : ... : Questa Dome

Lead / Fell/Hung. Spooky enough for Halloween. Falls at the 2 hardest spots. Questa's finest! w/ Jesse

Oct 31, 2015

Shear Strength

5.11b/c 6c+ 23 VIII- 24 E4 6a (1 p) 

CO : San Luis Valley : ... : Penitente - Inner Canyon

Lead / Onsight. Shady side of Penitente, on a warm day.

Oct 3, 2015

Curfew

5.12+ 7c 28 IX 27 E6 6b (1 p) 

NM : Sandia Mountains : ... : Bush Shark Area

Lead / Fell/Hung. Bolt-to-bolt on the hardest part, sent the rest of Big T.

Sep 27, 2015

Live to Pull

5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a (1 p) 

NM : Santa Fe Area : ... : Main Wall

Lead / Onsight. After failing to OS 2 other 5.12s earlier in the day.

Sep 6, 2015

The Right Stuff

5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b (1 p) 

NM : Santa Fe Area : ... : Runway (Lower Tier)

Lead / Redpoint. 2nd go, had tried it a week earlier

Aug 30, 2015

Crystal Therapy

5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a (1 p) 

NM : Taos Area : ... : 1. Bat Cave

Lead / Onsight. Though I had tried the starting campus move a few years ago and couldn't do it.

Jun 13, 2015

Beastmaster

5.12c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b (1 p) 

NM : Los Alamos & White Rock : ... : 45° Boulder

Lead / Redpoint. What now?!? They still call me a 'trad' climber, but I just sent the steepest 5.12 at the Dungeon!

May 20, 2015

Color of My Potion

5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b (1 p) 

NM : Los Alamos & White Rock : ... : Below The Old New Place

Lead / Redpoint. 2nd go of the day/yr, had been on it occasionally in prior years

Apr 23, 2015

Isengard

5.12+ 7c 28 IX 27 E6 6b (1 p) 

NM : Cochiti Mesa & Surrounding ... : ... : Upper Wall

TR. And fell. Just ticking so as not to be a poser. It still needs a 2nd ascent. Get it.

Apr 19, 2015

Buck Up

5.11+ 7a 24 VIII 24 E4 6a (2 p) 

NM : Cochiti Mesa & Surrounding ... : ... : Upper Wall

Lead / Onsight. My partner told me it was 11b before I started.

Apr 19, 2015

The West Ridge

5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b (5 p) 

NM : Organ Mountains : ... : The Wedge

Lead / Onsight. Tooth Fairy to the Wedge link-up. High winds on last pitch. w/ Jesse

Feb 21, 2015

Neanderthal

5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b (1 p) 

NM : Santa Fe Area : ... : Solar Cave

Lead / Redpoint. Sent to no hands. Fucked up the finish, had sent top earlier. Then crux holds broke. Uggh!

Feb 8, 2015

India

5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c (6 p) 

CO : Alpine Rock : The Crestones

Lead / Onsight. India to Crestone Peak to Crestone Needle, from Colony Lakes high camp. w/ Josh P.

Sep 20, 2014

Techtonics

5.11+ 7a 24 VIII 24 E4 6a R (1 p) 

NM : Taos Area : ... : Mosaic Rock

Lead / Redpoint. 2nd go, with 1 try a few years earlier

Jul 13, 2014

Evil Alchemist

5.13a 7c+ 29 IX+ 29 E6 6c (1 p) 

NM : Los Alamos & White Rock : ... : Main Wall

Lead / Redpoint. On the 14th day of trying this spring

Jun 18, 2014

Crack Attack

5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a (1 p) 

NM : El Rito : ... : Rad Wall

Lead / Redpoint. 2nd go of the day/year. Had tried it a couple times previously.

Mar 23, 2014

Siege Warfare

5.12+ 7c 28 IX 27 E6 6b (1 p) 

NM : Los Alamos & White Rock : ... : Main Wall

Lead / Redpoint. On 2nd Dungeon visit this year.

Mar 7, 2014

Parallel Universe

5.12a/b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6a (4 p) 

NM : Sandia Mountains : ... : Pino Wall

Lead / Fell/Hung. 1 fall, at crux. w/ Sky

Feb 22, 2014

The Sorcerer

5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b PG13 (4 p) 

NM : Sandia Mountains : ... : Torreon

Lead / Fell/Hung. Hung a bunch following p4, the rest clean, led p1,p3. Deep snow in approach gully. w/ Josh

Jan 20, 2014

Red Dawn

5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a (4 p) 

NM : Sandia Mountains : ... : Pino Wall

Lead / Onsight. Followed p3, led p4. w/ Sky

Jan 11, 2014

Clovis Hunter

5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b (1 p) 

NM : Santa Fe Area : ... : Solar Cave

Lead / Redpoint. On 1st day at Solar Cave this fall. A few tries in previous seasons.

Oct 26, 2013

Tupper-Where

5.11+ 7a 24 VIII 24 E4 6a (1 p) 

NM : Santa Fe Area : ... : Main Wall

Lead / Onsight. 9th route of the day, after digging my stuck car out of the sand

Sep 21, 2013

Moat Pump

5.12c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b (1 p) 

NM : Los Alamos & White Rock : ... : Main Wall

Lead / Redpoint. Sent immediately after finding better beta for crux. Didn't pre-clip, but start has since eroded.

Aug 18, 2013

Holding Pattern

5.11+ 7a 24 VIII 24 E4 6a (1 p) 

NM : Santa Fe Area : ... : Runway (Lower Tier)

Lead / Onsight. We left home headed for Questa, but came here instead due to weather.

Jul 13, 2013

Family Man

5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a (1 p) 

NM : Taos Area : ... : Fire Wall and Upper Tier

Lead / Onsight. 10th climb (of 12, all 10d or harder) at Comales that day.

Jul 7, 2013

The Second Coming

5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c (4 p) 

NM : Sandia Mountains : ... : Muralla Grande

Solo. Slot var. to p2, right headwall crack. Also Candle, Cake & Thumb ridge. Locked my keys in my car.

Jun 5, 2013

Trash Compactor

5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a (1 p) 

NM : Los Alamos & White Rock : ... : Trash Tower

Lead / Redpoint. 2nd go, previous try was a few years earlier

Nov 22, 2012

Chupacabra

5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b (1 p) 

NM : Jemez Valley Area : ... : Monster Wall

Lead / Redpoint. After getting encouraged to give it another try

Sep 16, 2012

Holthouse to Hell

5.11- 6c 22 VIII+ 22 E3 5c (2 p) 

NM : Taos Area : ... : Mosaic Rock

Lead / Redpoint. Direct start. 2nd or 3rd go, both a few years earlier.

May 12, 2012

Another Pretty Face

5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- 23 E4 5c PG13 (2 p) 

NM : Taos Area : ... : Questa Dome

Lead / Redpoint. Led p1, Josh led p2. Rapped off due to snow/wind. Had led p2 w/ falls twice before. St Pats Day.

Mar 17, 2012

No Sketching

5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a (1 p) 

NM : Jemez Valley Area : ... : Chilly Willy Wall

Lead / Onsight. Hardest OS, assuming grade is legit.

Sep 18, 2011

Put In Pump

5.11+ 7a 24 VIII 24 E4 6a (1 p) 

NM : Taos Area : ... : River Wall

Lead / Onsight. Hot day

Jul 22, 2011

Voodoo Child

5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a (6 p) 

NM : Sandia Mountains : ... : Torreon

Lead / Fell/Hung. 2nd time. Led both crux pitches, 1 fall, w/ Calita. Doug & Florian on MM. Sandias closed next day.

Jun 19, 2011

Unrelenting Nines

5.11c/d 7a 24 VIII 25 E4 6a (1 p) 

NM : Los Alamos & White Rock : ... : The Playground

Lead / Redpoint. My last obvious classic trad lead to do at WR.

Feb 26, 2011

Face Off

5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a (1 p) 

NM : Los Alamos & White Rock : ... : South/East side

Lead / Redpoint. My 1st 5.12 at White Rock

Aug 24, 2010

Aerial Boundaries

5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a (6 p) 

NM : Sandia Mountains : ... : Alioth

Lead / Fell/Hung. I tried to lead crux but couldn't do it. Good thing Jason could! Got it on TR.

Aug 7, 2010

Walking the Plank (aka The Buzz)

5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a (1 p) 

NM : El Rito : ... : Pirate's Wall

Lead / Onsight. Didn't give up. Date approx.

Jun 1, 2010

Pegasus

5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a (1 p) 

NM : Jemez Valley Area : ... : Monster Wall

Lead / Redpoint. New beta for the crux got my 1st 5.12 (date approx)

May 1, 2010

Question of Balance

5.11- 6c 22 VIII+ 22 E3 5c PG13 (5 p) 

NM : Taos Area : ... : Questa Dome

Lead / Fell/Hung. After Questar in the a.m. 11+ variations to p1,p4. Not clean. w Josh. Date approx

May 1, 2010

Capulin Classic

5.11+ 7a 24 VIII 24 E4 6a (1 p) 

NM : Cochiti Mesa & Surrounding ... : ... : Main Cliff

TR. 1st climb at Capulin. No names, no grades. Followed Josh. Then I led Perk Up. Date approx.

Apr 1, 2010

Sinewave (aka S Crack)

5.11b/c 6c+ 23 VIII- 24 E4 6a (1 p) 

NM : Los Alamos & White Rock : ... : Old New Place

Lead / Redpoint. After a ground fall from crux on an earlier attempt. Right finish. Date approx.

Apr 1, 2010

Techweenie

5.11+ 7a 24 VIII 24 E4 6a (1 p) 

NM : Taos Area : ... : Mosaic Rock

Lead / Redpoint. 2nd go, had tried a couple years earlier. (date approx)

Oct 1, 2009

Bolting Barbie

5.11c/d 7a 24 VIII 25 E4 6a (1 p) 

NM : El Rito : ... : Rad Wall

Lead / Redpoint. Had gotten banged up on a fall on a previous try. Soft catch please. Date approx.

Oct 1, 2009

Top Hat

5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a (1 p) 

NM : Cochiti Mesa & Surrounding ... : Eagle Canyon

Lead / Onsight. Felt like I was up there forever. Date approx.

Aug 1, 2009

Sleeping Beauty

5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a (1 p) 

NM : Enchanted Tower : Sleeping Beauty Wall

Lead / Onsight. Worked for it in hot temps. Date approx.

Jun 1, 2009

Grendel

5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c (1 p) 

NM : Enchanted Tower : ... : North (Left) Face

Lead / Onsight. Already did at least 8 climbs that day. After, got shut down by Once Upon a Time. Date approx.

Jun 1, 2009

Open Mouth Syndrome (OMS)

5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a (1 p) 

NM : Cochiti Mesa & Surrounding ... : ... : North Cliffband

Lead / Redpoint. 2nd go, with a try 1 year earlier

May 2, 2009

Little Yellow Jacket

5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c (5 p) 

NM : Sandia Mountains : ... : Muralla Grande

Lead / Onsight. Led p1,3,5. My 1st 3 5.11 RPs in the Sandias. Sent Rapture after lunch. w/ Josh. Approx date.

May 1, 2008

Route 16

5.11a/b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c (1 p) 

NM : Los Alamos & White Rock : ... : Old New Place

Lead / Redpoint. 2nd go. 1st 5.11 trad send. Had TRed 1 yr prior. Date approx.

Mar 1, 2008

Twisted Feet

5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c (1 p) 

NM : Taos Area : Dead Cholla Wall

Lead / Redpoint. 2nd go, had TRed it a year earlier

Feb 16, 2008

Science Friction (to Left Eyebrow)

5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- 23 E4 5c (9 p) 

NM : Organ Mountains : ... : Sugarloaf

Lead / Onsight. Jason led the crux. My 2nd Sugarloaf climb.

Feb 9, 2008

Slipping Into Darkness

5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b (10 p) 

NM : Sandia Mountains : ... : Shield

Lead / Onsight. Led roof crux, followed thin crack crux. Odyssey finish. w/ Jason

Oct 24, 2007

Ellingwood Ledges

5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b (1 p) 

CO : Alpine Rock : The Crestones

Lead / Onsight. Ledges start. Had wanted to climb this classic for a long time. Tiring! w/ Court. Date approx.

Jul 1, 2007

Northwest Ridge

5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b (6 p) 

NM : Sandia Mountains : ... : The Thumb

Solo. 27th birthday. Solo'd Estrellita & Occasional Freshman on the way back to the Crest

May 25, 2007

Southwest Ridge

5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c PG13 (10 p) 

NM : Sandia Mountains : ... : The Needle

Lead / Onsight. Mistakenly approached from Tombstone. Done before the T-storm came. w/ Steve. Date approx.

Jul 1, 2004

Little Bear-Blanca Traverse

5.0 2- 4 I 6 MM 1c (1 p) 

CO : Alpine Rock : Blanca Peak

Solo. Light snow. NW Face Little Bear->Blanca. Date approx.

Oct 1, 2001


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