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Summit of Lotus Flower Tower


Member Since: Aug 6, 2012
Last Visit: Dec 13, 2014
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Point Rank: # 602
Total Points: 1,050
Last Year: 12
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Areas = 15
Routes = 10
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nelsras is in the Partner Finder and is open to climbing with new people.
Personal: Lives in Fillmore, UT, 35 years old, Male
Favorite Climbs: Monkey Finger 5.12a (ZNP), Lotus Flower Tower (NWT), Space Lord 12c (Maple); Stairway to Heaven WI5 (Provo), Desert Shield C3 (ZNP), Black Elk 5.11(Winds), Fine Line 5.11 (perch)
Other Interests: My wife and three awesome boys
Personal/Favorite web site: none specified
Likes to climb: Trad, Sport climbs
Trad:  Leads 5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a  Follows 5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
Sport:  Leads 5.12c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b  Follows 5.12c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b
Aid:  Leads C3  Follows C4
Ice:  Leads WI5  Follows WI6
Mixed:  Leads M7  Follows M8
More information:
Notable Ascents

Multi-Pitch Routes


VI 5.9 C1 (23) Regular Northwest Face--Half Dome--YNP '03 (~10hrs)-

V 5.10 C3 (10) Swoop Gimp or Be Dust--ZNP--2013 (w/ Bjorn Rasmussen)
V 5.10 C2+ (9) Crack in the Cosmic Egg--ZNP-- 2013(w/ Brandon Eyre)
V 5.10 C2+ Lovelace--ZNP--'05 (w/ Aaron Marshall)
V 5.10+ C2 (12) Bustle Tower Club International--Cirque of Unclimbables--NWT, CD--'05 (w/ Brandon Eyre)
V 5.11 C2 Sheer Lunacy--ZNP--'05 (w/ Aaron Marshall)
V 5.10 (18) Lotus Flower Tower SE Face--Cirque of Unclimbables--NWT, CD--'05 (w/ Brandon Eyre) ~10 hrs to summit
V 5.9 C1 (9) Moonlight Buttress--ZNP--'04 (w/ Matt Horrocks)
V 5.10 C3+ (11) Cosmic Trauma--ZNP--'04 (w/ Brandon Eyre)
V 5.9 C3 (9) Desert Shield---ZNP--'03---(solo)
V 5.9 C2+ (9) Lunar Ecstacy---ZNP--'03--(solo)

IV 5.12 (9) Monkeyfinger--ZNP '07 (w/ Brandon Barlow)
IV 5.11- (10) Black Elk--Warbonnett--Wind Rivers, WY 2011 (w/ Brandon Eyre)
IV 5.10+ R (10) Feather Buttress--Warbonnett--Wind Rivers, WY 2014 (w/Bjorn)
IV 5.10c (10) Iron Messiah--ZNP '01 (w/ Jared Nielson)
IV 5.10 C2 (8) Space Shot--ZNP '01 (w/ Brandon Eyre)
IV 5.10 C2 (8) Touchstone Wall--ZNP '02 (w/ Matt Horrocks)
IV 5.10 (13) East Buttress--El Cap '04 w/ Matt Horrocks
IV 5.9+ (12) Black Orpheus--Red Rocks, NV 2012 (w/ Bjorn Rasmussen)
IV 5.9 A0 (11) East Buttress--Middle Cathedral Rock--YNP '04 (w/ Matt Horrocks)
IV 5.9 (12) Regular Route--Fairview Dome--Tuolomne '03 (1hr 50min)--(w/ B. Eyre)
IV 5.9 (12) Northeast Buttress--Higher Cathedral--YNP 2003 (~4.5hrs)--(w/ B. Eyre)
IV 5.9 (11) North Face Center/Ecclesiastes--Mitchell Peak, Wind Rivers, WY 2011 (w/ Brandon Eyre)
IV 5.8+ (9) Chrimson Chrysalis-- Red Rcoks, NV 2012 (w/ Bjorn Rasmussen)
IV 5.8 (11) Northeast Face--Pingora--Wind Rivers, WY '06 (w/ Brandon Eyre)
IV 5.8 C2 (9) Prodigal Son---ZNP--'03--(solo)

III 5.12- (5) Corner Route--Tombstones* '02 (w/ Aaron Sheldon)
III 5.11+ A0 (9) S-Crack/Coyne Var. to S Direct--LCC '02 (w/ Brandon Eyre)
III 5.11b (3) The North Face---Castleton '02 (W/ Matt Horrocks)
III 5.11a (5) El Matador--Devil's Tower, WY '03 (w/ Brandon Eyre)
III 5.11a (4/5) Fine Jade---The Rectory* '02, '12 (w/ Aaron Sheldon)
III 5.11a (4) Lightning Bolt Cracks---North Sixshooter '02 (w/ Brandon Eyre)
III 5.10 A0 (7) Primrose Dihedrals--Moses (w/ Brandon Eyre)
III 5.10d (6) Serenity Crack to Sons of Yesterday-- Royal Arches--YNP '04 (w/ Matt Horrocks)
III 5.10+ (6) In Search of Suds--Washer Woman--CNP '02 w/ Brandon Eyre
III 5.10+ (4) Vision Quest--King of Pain--Bridgerjacks* '02 (w/ Aaron Sheldon)
III 5.10c (5) Jah Man*-- Sister Superior '01, '12 (w/ Brandon Eyre)
III 5.10b (4) Belle Fourche Butress--Devil's Tower, WY '03 w/ Brandon Eyre
III 5.10a (4) Vertical Smile--Lone Peak, Ut '04 (w/ Scott Paxman)
III 5.10a A0 (6) Arm and Hammer*--Middle Bell Tower '01 (w/ Matt Horrocks)
III 5.10a (4/5) Triple Overhangs--Lone Peak '02 (w/ Brandon Eyre)
III 5.10a (4) Tulgey Wood--Devil's Tower, WY '03-(rope solo)
III 5.10 C1(4) Standing Rock---Original Route--Canyonlands '02 w/ Brandon Eyre
III 5.10 (7) Lucky Streaks--Fairview Dome--Tuolomne '03 (~3hrs) w/ Brandon Eyre
III 5.10 (4) Lonely Vigil---The Lighthouse* '02 (w/ Aaron Sheldon)
III 5.10 (10) Tingey's Torture--LCC '02 (w/ Matt Horrocks)
III 5.9+R (9) Standard Thumb--to--S Direct*--LCC '00 (w/ Brandon Eyre)
III 5.9+ A0 (4) Honeymoon Chimney---The Priest--'02 (w/ Matt Horrocks)
III 5.9+ (5) Poseidon Adventure---The Lighthouse* '02 (w/ Aaron Sheldon)
III 5.9+ (4) Kor-Ingalls Route---Castleton Tower* '00 (w/ Scott Paxman)
III 5.9 (5) Central Pillar of Frenzy--Middle Cathedral Rock--YNP '04 w/ Matt Horrocks
III 5.9 C2 (4) Cabin Fever--Promised Land--Logan '03 --solo
III 5.9 (7) Johny Vegas-- to--1st three pitches of Solar Slab*--RR '00
III 5.9 (5) Assembly Line--Devil's Tower, WY '03 (rope solo)
III 5.9 (4) North Chimney---Castleton--'02 (w/ Aaron Sheldon)
III 5.9 (5) Center Thumb--Lone Peak '02 (w/ Brandon Eyre)
III 5.8 (3) Black Magic--Red Rocks, NV 2012 (w/ Bjorn Rasmussen)
III 5.8 (7) Frogland--Red Rocks--'02
III 5.8 (5) Braille Book--Higher Cathedral Rock--YNP '03 (w/ Brandon Eyre)
III 5.6 (12) West Slabs--Mt. Olympus '03--(free solo)
III 5.7 (9) Standard Thumb--LCC '01 (w/ Scott Paxman)
III 5.6 (10) East Ridge--Wolf's Head--Wind Rivers 2014 (w/Bjorn)

II 5.11a (3) Cryptogamic Forest, Wisdom tooth--Swell, UT '14 (w/Bjorn)
II 5.10d R (3) The Dorsal Fin--LCC, UT '07 (w/ Brandon Barlow)
II 5.10b R (3) The Fin Arete--LCC, UT '07 (w/ Brandon Barlow)
II 5.10 C1 (3) The Lightbulb--Swell, UT '14 (w/ Bjorn)
II 5.9+ (4) Mr Dubo's Wild Ride--Summit Block Rock--Sedona, AZ '05 (w/ Brandon Eyre)
II 5.9+ (5) The Mace Original Route--Sedona AZ '05 (w/ Brandon Eyre)
II 5.8 (3) The Answer--Lone peak, UT (w/ Scott Paxman)
II 5.8 A0 (4) Stolen Chimney--Ancient Arts--Fisher Towers, UT '01
II 5.8 (5) Pentapitch--LCC* '01 (w/ Matt Horrocks)
II 5.8 (3/4) Lowe Route--Lone Peak '02 (w/ Brandon Eyre)
II 5.7 (6) Olive Oil---Red Rocks, NV '02 (w/ Matt Horrocks)
II 5.7 (5) Schoolroom Route(direct)--LCC, UT '02
II 5.7 (5) Outside Corner--JHCOB--BCC, UT '02
II 5.6 (4) Lotta Balls---Red Rocks '02 (w/ Matt Horrocks)
II 5.10a (6) Tingey's Terror--LCC, UT '02

Trad (single Pitch)

5.12 Two Scoops, IC '07 (2nd try)
5.12a/b Swedin-Ringle, IC '02 (2nd try)
5.12- Broken Tooth, IC '03 (2nd try)
5.12- Not That Funny, IC '09 2nd try
5.12- Comic Relief, IC '11 (os)
5.12- Way Rambo, IC (os) '08
5.12- T-Bones Tonigh, ICt (os)
5.11+/5.12- Quarter of a Man, IC '03 (2nd try)
5.11+/5.12- Desert Vaurnet, IC '05 (os)

5.11+ Coyne Crack, IC '02
5.11+ Fingers in a Light Socket, IC '01
5.11+ Polygrip, IC '02 os
5.11+ Layaway Plan, IC (os) '08
5.11+ Annukai, IC '07 (os)
5.11+ Road Soda, IC '07 (os)
5.11+ Slot Machine, IC '05 (os)
5.11+ Spagetti Western, IC '11 (os)
5.11+ Nine Lives, IC '10 (os)
5.11+ King Cat, IC '10 2nd try
5.11+ Dos Hermanos, IC '05 (os)
5.11+ Amaretto Corner, IC '05 (os)
5.11c Crack of Doom--City of Rocks '01 (ox)

Sport

5.12c Jackknifed--Maple, UT '14
5.12c Space Lord--Maple, ut '07
5.12c Captain Rehab--Chuckawalla, St George, UT '10
5.12c Chips Ahoy--Logan, UT '01
5.12b/c Just A Little Something--Maple, UT 2014
5.12b/c Summer Resort--Logan, UT '01
5.12b Meaty Bone--Snow Canyon, UT 2013
5.12b Picking Sumo's Nose, Welcome Springs, UT 2013
5.12b Detachment--Parowan, UT '12
5.12b Dancing Katchinas--Parowan, ut '11 (os)
5.12b Afterglow--Maple, ut '08
5.12b Sweat Peas--Maple, ut '07
5.12b Dancing Fox--Turtle Wall, St George, UT '01
5.12b Minnowmaker--Logan, UT '01
5.12a/b Cement Shoes--Massacre Rocks, ID '01
5.12a/b The Oboe--Logan, UT '00

5.12a Cobble Almighty--Maple, flash, 2014
5.12a Whiskey on the South Bound--Maple, OS, 2014
5.12a Beaten Into Submission--Maple, 2013
5.12a Never Go Right--Maple, 2013 (2nd try)
5.12a Forbiddance--Maple, 2013 (os)
5.12a Pilgramage--Chuckawall. St george, ut '10
5.12a As the Jerks Fly--Chuckawalla, St George, UT '10
5.12a The Big Calm--Maple, UT '08
5.12a The Put Down--Maple, ut '08
5.12a Meadow Muffin--Rock Canyon, UT 2006 (2nd Try)
5.12a Lunchables--Maple, ut
5.12a Manifest Destiny--Crawdad, St George, UT '07
5.12a White Soul Power--Utah Hills '07/'08 (os)
5.12a Second Coming--Chuckawalla, St George, UT '05
5.12a 49 Maple, UT '05
5.12a Zoaster Toaster--Maple, UT '05
5.12a Still Waiting--Chuckawalla, St George, UT
5.12a Tortuga--Turtle Wall, St George, UT '02
5.12a All Chalk No Action--LCC, UT
5.12a One Hand Clapping--Zen Wall, St George, Ut '01
5.12a Teanova--AF, UT 2003
5.12a Sandstonter Reverse--GVG, ST George, UT '01
5.12a Adios Amigos--Logan, UT '00
5.12a Notamatic* Logan, UT '01

5.11d/12a Bananna Dance--Turtle Wall, St George, UT
5.11d/12a Farmers Market--Turtle Wall, St George, UT '01
5.11d/12a Cling or Swing* Logan, UT '00
5.11d/12a Limestone Cowboy--Logan, UT '00
5.11d/12a Nuclear Fingers--Logan, UT '00

Photo Albums by nelsras    
Out There
East Ridge 5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b
  Jul 23 - w/ Bjorn
feather buttress 5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b R
  Jul 22 - w/ Bjorn
Cobble Almighty 5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
  Jun 28
The Black Water Fall 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
  Jun 21 - os. harder than it looks.
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Dogface 5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a
Picking Sumo's Nose 5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b
Falling Asians 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
Future Ex- Wife 5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b
Famous Potaoes 5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- 23 E4 5c
Wisdom Tooth on approach  Desert Mtn  Picking Sumo's Nose  Topo for Club International from George Bells website:  <br /> <a href='http://home.comcast.net/~gibell/cirque/' target='_blank' rel='nofollow' >home.comcast.net/~gibell/cirqu...</a> check it out for more info on the cirque.  Bustle Tower through the fog in the distance. 
North Face 5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
Goodro's Wall 5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
Fine Jade 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
Lightning Bolt Cracks 5.11- 6c 22 VIII+ 22 E3 5c
Scarface 5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- 23 E4 5c
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Theivin My Pocket 5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c  Suggests: 5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
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