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Member Since: Jan 9, 2008
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Name Rating Location Comments Tick Date

Left Torpedo Tube

5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b (1 p) 

WY : Vedauwoo : Nautilus

Lead / Onsight. Proud send. Exhausting.

May 21, 2016

Right Torpedo Tube

5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- 23 E4 5c (1 p) 

WY : Vedauwoo : Nautilus

TR. Optional. Swapped leads? Gear used? Etc.

May 21, 2016

The Grand Traverse

5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b (1 p) 

WY : Vedauwoo : Nautilus

Optional. Swapped leads? Gear used? Etc.

May 21, 2016

Fallout

5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a (1 p) 

WY : Vedauwoo : Coke Bottle

Lead / Redpoint. Optional. Swapped leads? Gear used? Etc.

May 21, 2016

Primrose Dihedrals

5.11+ 7a 24 VIII 24 E4 6a (7 p) 

UT : Moab Area : ... : Moses

Lead / Fell/Hung. w matt k. fell at second bolt of the ear. The rest of the ear felt like 5.11-

Apr 26, 2016

Mini Skirts And Halter Tops

5.11- 6c 22 VIII+ 22 E3 5c (2 p) 

UT : Moab Area : ... : Shady Crag

Lead / Onsight. With Matt K. Just the first pitch, need to come back to nab the roof!

Apr 26, 2016

Double Cracks

5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b (1 p) 

UT : Moab Area : ... : Shady Crag

Lead / Onsight. Outstanding learning route. Challenging and uses a lot of the tricks.

Apr 25, 2016

Willy's Hand Jive

5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b (1 p) 

CO : Grand Junction Area : ... : Cabin Wall

TR.

Apr 3, 2016

S Crack

5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b (1 p) 

CO : Grand Junction Area : ... : Cabin Wall

Lead. rattley fingers kicked my ass

Mar 14, 2016

Aunt Jemima's Hand Stack

5.11+ 7a 24 VIII 24 E4 6a (1 p) 

CO : Grand Junction Area : ... : Cabin Wall

Lead / Onsight. Good stuff

Mar 14, 2016

The Umph Slot

5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b (2 p) 

CO : Boulder Canyon : The Dome

Lead / Fell/Hung. With my dear friend and compainion, Matt. 2,3,2,6,6,4 sows it up

Mar 6, 2016

Regular Route [Mighty Wall]

V3 6A (1 p) 

CO : Fort Collins : ... : Mighty Wall

Solo.

Feb 27, 2016

Holy Mackerel

5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b (1 p) 

CO : Golden : The East Quarry

Jan 30, 2016

Weakfish

5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c (1 p) 

CO : Golden : The East Quarry

Jan 30, 2016

Sand Dollar

5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a (1 p) 

CO : Golden : The East Quarry

With Lee, Lunas and Krugmans. 60degree, sunny day

Jan 30, 2016

Finless Brown

5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b (1 p) 

UT : Moab Area : ... : Fin Wall

OS, with a ridiculous stop in the middle to haul up a big bro. Nothing like an OW solo.

Nov 30, 2015

Brother From Another Planet

5.12- 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a (1 p) 

UT : Moab Area : ... : Fin Wall

TR'd with Lee. Holy crap it was hard. I'd like to lead it.. someday.

Nov 30, 2015

I&I

5.10- 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a (1 p) 

UT : Moab Area : ... : Selfish Wall

led with Lee. There is a second pitch that needs doing!

Nov 30, 2015

Turdus Interuptus

5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b (1 p) 

UT : Moab Area : ... : Selfish Wall

Lee led. Awesome climb

Nov 30, 2015

Turd Blossom

5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b (1 p) 

UT : Moab Area : ... : Selfish Wall

wish it was longer!

Nov 30, 2015

A Little More Masochism

5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b (1 p) 

UT : Moab Area : ... : Selfish Wall

FA to the top!

Nov 28, 2015

Steppenwolf

5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a (1 p) 

CO : South Platte : ... : Turkey Perch

led, superb climb. Tara, Lee, Brian, Susan, Greg

Nov 16, 2015

Quiver and Quill

5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b (1 p) 

CO : South Platte : ... : Turkey Tail

Led with falls.. :( Will get clean next time.. done with Lee

Nov 16, 2015

Jump Start

5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a (1 p) 

CO : South Platte : ... : Turkey Rock

fun fun fun

Nov 16, 2015

Vanishing Point

5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b (1 p) 

CO : South Platte : ... : Turkey Rock

TR'd again. I need to remember to lead this thing!

Nov 16, 2015

Nightime Madness

5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b (1 p) 

CO : South Platte : ... : Turkey Rock

hehe. Led it left side in. I'd say 5.9 that way.

Nov 16, 2015

Stiff Little Fingers

5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a (1 p) 

CO : South Platte : ... : Turkey Perch

TR'd, seems way harder than 11c to me.

Nov 14, 2015

Four-Wheel Low

5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b (1 p) 

CO : Grand Junction Area : ... : Cabin Wall

led with 5 falls at the top. My knee won't fit, so it is desperately hard.

Oct 12, 2015

Wunsch's Dihedral

5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- 23 E4 5c (4 p) 

CO : South Platte : ... : Cynical Pinnacle

w/ Greg. Led second pitch, fell all along third. Holy moley this thing is good.

Oct 3, 2015

The Umph Slot

5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b (2 p) 

CO : Boulder Canyon : The Dome

Did it again, this time with B-W. I am getting worse at rock climbing..

Sep 30, 2015

Crack of Fear

5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b (3 p) 

CO : Lumpy Ridge : Twin Owls

led first pitch with Lee. Lee did the next two. Matt and Greg came along too.

Sep 13, 2015

The Umph Slot

5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b (2 p) 

CO : Boulder Canyon : The Dome

Ray goes up, Ray falls down, Ray goes up, Ray falls down. Tweak finishes. We'll get it.

Sep 7, 2015

Take 5

5.11a/b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c (1 p) 

WY : Vedauwoo : ... : Lower Blair III

T/R with Seefeldt

Aug 24, 2015

Intimidation

5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a (1 p) 

WY : Vedauwoo : ... : Lower Blair III

Led with Seefeldts and Tara. Great route.

Aug 24, 2015

A Dream of Fat Antelope

5.9- 5c 17 VI 16 HVS 4c (1 p) 

WY : Vedauwoo : ... : Lower Blair III

Led. Found the crux to be very hand size dependent. Easy for me.. not for everyone else.

Aug 24, 2015

South Face

5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c (7 p) 

CO : Alpine Rock : ... : Zowie

Matt K and I. The offwidth felt 5.impossible...

Aug 3, 2015

The Birth Canal

5.11+ 7a 24 VIII 24 E4 6a (1 p) 

UT : Moab Area : Crackhouse

Matt and I having fun

Mar 16, 2015

Horn's Mother

5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c (2 p) 

WY : Vedauwoo : Coke Bottle

awesome day with Greg. led second pitch with one take.

Aug 2, 2014

Crash Test Blondes

5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a (1 p) 

CO : Boulder Canyon : ... : Upper Security Risk

led with problems at the crux. Need to come back.

Nov 5, 2012

Led Astray

5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c (1 p) 

CO : Boulder Canyon : ... : Upper Security Risk

led clean. Seemed better than crash test (one move wonder). Interesting moves on it.

Nov 5, 2012

The Wave

5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b (1 p) 

UT : Moab Area : ... : Supercrack Buttress

If you've got meat hooks, this is really tough..

Oct 30, 2012

Incredible Hand Crack

5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b (1 p) 

UT : Moab Area : ... : Supercrack Buttress

If you've got meat hooks, this is really easy.

Oct 30, 2012

Empire of the Fenceless

5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a (1 p) 

CO : Boulder Canyon : Easter Rock

back again after a long break. Still can't get the crux clean..

Oct 21, 2012

The Naked Edge

5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c (6 p) 

CO : Eldorado Canyon SP : ... : Redgarden - Tower Two

greg and I climbed this route today. holy crap am I burned and have a new respect for 5.11. 5.11,A0

Sep 25, 2011

Rewritten

5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b (6 p) 

CO : Eldorado Canyon SP : ... : Redgarden - Lumpe to the to...

Baby sitter for Liam, Tara and I had a GREAT climb. So good!

Sep 19, 2011

El Matador

5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b (5 p) 

WY : Devil's Tower : West Face

kirk led p1 and p2 as one. Holy crap this is a hard, didn't think i'd make it.

Sep 6, 2011

Tulgey Wood

5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a (3 p) 

WY : Devil's Tower : West Face

Matt and I had a blast on this. the second pitch is the best i've ever done.

Sep 6, 2011

El Cracko Diablo

5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c (2 p) 

WY : Devil's Tower : South and East Faces

matt and i had a blast on this one

Sep 6, 2011

Hair City

5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a R (3 p) 

CO : Eldorado Canyon SP : ... : The Bastille - W Face

greg, cindy, me

Aug 20, 2011

Outer Space

5.10b/c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b R (2 p) 

CO : Eldorado Canyon SP : ... : The Bastille - N Face

greg led 1st pitch, total shit show by me on 2nd pitch

Aug 20, 2011

Empire of the Fenceless

5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a (1 p) 

CO : Boulder Canyon : Easter Rock

led! tough crux for me. I feel so unclean.. unclean..

Jun 27, 2011

Bihedral Arete

5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a (2 p) 

CO : Boulder Canyon : ... : The Bihedral (Upper Tier)

1st pitch with Tara, Squirmy, Ernie, Tom, Andy and Evan.

Jun 13, 2011

Empire of the Fenceless

5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a (1 p) 

CO : Boulder Canyon : Easter Rock

need to come back to the lead clean

Jun 11, 2011

Joint Venture

5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c (2 p) 

CO : Boulder Canyon : Animal World

redpt

Jun 8, 2011

Animal Magnetism

5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a (1 p) 

CO : Boulder Canyon : Animal World

led, come back for the rdpt. max and greg sent.

Jun 8, 2011

Robbin' the Hood

5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a (1 p) 

CO : Boulder Canyon : Sherwood Forest

Redpoint! Redpoint! Finally!

Jun 5, 2011

Los Hermanos de la Weenie Way

5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a (1 p) 

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

Kupilik led with Krugman and I TRing. Holy pumpy batman!

May 30, 2011

Shear Strength

5.11b/c 6c+ 23 VIII- 24 E4 6a (1 p) 

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

Kupilik led, seems like a one move wonder

May 30, 2011

Dazed and Confuzed

5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a (1 p) 

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

my first 12a TR attempt, took at every bolt. yep, it's 12a.

May 30, 2011

Lovesnake

5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b (1 p) 

CO : San Luis Valley : ... : Penitente - Entrance Area

actually led one.. hehe. all 4 bolts of it.

May 30, 2011

Dos Hombres

5.11b/c 6c+ 23 VIII- 24 E4 6a (1 p) 

CO : San Luis Valley : ... : Penitente - Entrance Area

fun!

May 30, 2011

Great White Crime

5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c (1 p) 

CO : South Platte : ... : Turkey Rock

TRd with the gang

May 23, 2011

Vanishing Point

5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b (1 p) 

CO : South Platte : ... : Turkey Rock

TRd - need to come back to lead

May 23, 2011

Nightime Madness

5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b (1 p) 

CO : South Platte : ... : Turkey Rock

led with Scott and Jess having 'fun'

May 23, 2011

Straw Turkey

5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a (3 p) 

CO : South Platte : ... : Turkey Rock

great fun

May 23, 2011

Unfamiliar Strangers

5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a (1 p) 

CO : Boulder Canyon : Animal World

May 9, 2011

Animation aka Jaycene's Dance

5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c (1 p) 

CO : Boulder Canyon : Animal World

the ole standard warmup for new leaders

May 9, 2011

Joint Venture

5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c (2 p) 

CO : Boulder Canyon : Animal World

cool starting moves

May 9, 2011

Cactus Drop

5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b (1 p) 

CO : Shelf Road : ... : Contest Wall

onsight

Oct 24, 2010

Regroovable

5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c (1 p) 

CO : Shelf Road : ... : Contest Wall

onsight

Oct 24, 2010

Silverado

5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c (1 p) 

CO : Shelf Road : ... : Contest Wall

2 takes on lead. pumped and tricky

Oct 24, 2010

Spinney Dan

5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b (1 p) 

CO : Shelf Road : ... : Contest Wall

took huge whipper on this when my foot slipped

Oct 24, 2010

Curvaceous

5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- 23 E4 5c (1 p) 

CO : Golden : ... : Wall of the '90s

onsight!

Oct 3, 2010

Country Club Crack

5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a (2 p) 

CO : Boulder Canyon : Castle Rock

badass! 1st pitch me, pulled on bolts, 2nd pitch greg. Gotta come back to lead the 2nd

Sep 12, 2010

Athlete's Feat

5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c (5 p) 

CO : Boulder Canyon : Castle Rock

greg and i, very tired! Stout climb

Sep 12, 2010

Tongo

5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c (2 p) 

CO : Boulder Canyon : Castle Rock

Tr'd

Sep 12, 2010

The Black Crack

5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a (1 p) 

CO : Boulder Canyon : Castle Rock

fun lead

Sep 12, 2010

Skunk Crack

5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a (1 p) 

CO : Boulder Canyon : Castle Rock

Sep 2, 2010

Curving Crack

5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a (1 p) 

CO : Boulder Canyon : Castle Rock

Sep 2, 2010

Comeback Crack

5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b (1 p) 

CO : Boulder Canyon : Castle Rock

Sep 2, 2010

The Black Crack

5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a (1 p) 

CO : Boulder Canyon : Castle Rock

Sep 2, 2010

Robbin' the Hood

5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a (1 p) 

CO : Boulder Canyon : Sherwood Forest

TRd twice, come back for the redpt

Aug 28, 2010

Sheriff's Tariff

5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c (1 p) 

CO : Boulder Canyon : Sherwood Forest

got the lead with 1 fall at crux, need to come back

Aug 28, 2010

Tuckered and Fried

5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b (1 p) 

CO : Boulder Canyon : Sherwood Forest

led clean, fun!

Aug 25, 2010

Tony Bubb's Little Stick

5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b (1 p) 

CO : Boulder Canyon : Sherwood Forest

rediculous, contrived, fun. But come on, who bothers to keep to the 3 feet wide lane?

Aug 25, 2010

The Joker

5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c (1 p) 

CO : Boulder Canyon : Easter Rock

back in the day with Nate and Matt. Gotta come back to get it clean

Aug 25, 2010

Merry Men

5.11- 6c 22 VIII+ 22 E3 5c (1 p) 

CO : Boulder Canyon : Sherwood Forest

max is the man. I couldn't get the lead until I saw the moves.

Aug 25, 2010

Kashmir

5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b (1 p) 

CO : South Platte : ... : Pine Cone Dome

Aug 22, 2010

Dad Speaks Parley

5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b (1 p) 

CO : South Platte : ... : Spray Wall

led, andy and matt followed up. pumpy

Aug 22, 2010

Dan Speaks Darrly

5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c (1 p) 

CO : South Platte : ... : Spray Wall

matt led, really tough huck at the end on bad hands.

Aug 22, 2010

Sleeping Beauty

5.7+ 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b (1 p) 

CO : South Platte : ... : Knome Dome aka Water Dome

Aug 22, 2010

Tourists and Fishermen

5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c (1 p) 

CO : South Platte : ... : Knome Dome aka Water Dome

Aug 22, 2010

Water Babies

5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c (1 p) 

CO : South Platte : ... : Knome Dome aka Water Dome

led as a 'warm up' with Tammy belaying. Boy was I wrong.

Aug 22, 2010

Pooh Corner

5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b (1 p) 

WY : Vedauwoo : Reynolds Hill

finally came back to get it led clean

Aug 16, 2010

Maiden

5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b (1 p) 

WY : Vedauwoo : Reynolds Hill

excellent crack to teach on

Aug 16, 2010

MRC Direct

5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a (2 p) 

WY : Vedauwoo : Old Easy

led way back in the day with Greg

Aug 16, 2010

Beefeater

5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b (2 p) 

WY : Vedauwoo : Holdout

me first pitch, greg second, tom with us

Aug 16, 2010

Oslund's Delight

5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c (1 p) 

WY : Vedauwoo : Holdout

led up, anchors run down an awesome line, come back?

Aug 16, 2010

Evil Empire

5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a (1 p) 

CO : Eagle/Vail/Minturn/Red Clif... : ... : The Prow

Aug 16, 2010

Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close

5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a (1 p) 

CO : Eagle/Vail/Minturn/Red Clif... : ... : The Prow

Aug 16, 2010

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