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Finders Keepers

5.12c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b (1 p) 

WV : The New River Gorge : ... : The Cirque

Lead / Onsight. A must do for the Cirque

Apr 12, 2016

Transcendence

5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a (1 p) 

WV : The New River Gorge : ... : Thunder Buttress

Lead / Onsight. Heard this was put up ground up on gear. I opted for clipping the bolts!

Apr 12, 2016

New Life

5.11b/c 6c+ 23 VIII- 24 E4 6a (1 p) 

WV : The New River Gorge : ... : The Cirque

Lead / Onsight. Chossy & a bit wet, but somehow better than 99% of the climbing at my home crag.

Apr 12, 2016

Welcome to Beauty

5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c (1 p) 

WV : The New River Gorge : ... : Ram's Head

Lead / Onsight. Simple jug hauling

Apr 12, 2016

Gun Club

5.12c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b (1 p) 

WV : The New River Gorge : ... : Thunder Buttress

Lead / Onsight. Great technical climbing on flawless rock. Impressed Osman solo'd this thing.

Apr 12, 2016

Proper Soul

5.14a 8b+ 32 X+ 32 E8 7a (1 p) 

WV : The New River Gorge : ... : The Cirque

Lead / Redpoint. A little of everything on this thing. Great climbing. Felt airy.

Apr 12, 2016

Hourglass

5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a (1 p) 

WV : The New River Gorge : ... : The Cirque

Lead / Flash. Had to do a double dyno at the top. wtf?

Apr 12, 2016

Legacy

5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c (1 p) 

WV : The New River Gorge : ... : Snake Buttress

Lead / Onsight. Guud

Apr 7, 2016

Discombobulated

5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c (1 p) 

WV : The New River Gorge : ... : Snake Buttress

Lead / Onsight.

Apr 7, 2016

New World Order

5.12a/b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6a (1 p) 

WV : The New River Gorge : ... : Snake Buttress

Lead / Onsight. Really fun route.

Apr 7, 2016

Quinsana Plus

5.13a 7c+ 29 IX+ 29 E6 6c (1 p) 

WV : The New River Gorge : ... : Honeymooner's Area

Lead / Redpoint. One of the best routes I've ever done.

Apr 7, 2016

Jesus and Tequila

5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b (1 p) 

WV : The New River Gorge : ... : Honeymooner's Area

Lead / Redpoint. Must do for the area

Apr 7, 2016

Sacrilege

5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b (1 p) 

WV : The New River Gorge : ... : Honeymooner's Area

Lead / Redpoint.

Apr 7, 2016

Five Easy Pieces

5.13a 7c+ 29 IX+ 29 E6 6c (5 p) 

OR : Smith Rock : (a) Picnic Lunch Wall

RP. Would see constant traffic if on ground level.

Nov 21, 2015

Freerider

5.12d 7c 28 IX 28 E6 6b PG13 (1 p) 

CA : Yosemite National Park : ... : El Capitan

Did as 5.12 c2. Awesome. Would love to do this in a clean fashion someday.

Oct 14, 2015

Titus

5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b (1 p) 

OR : Smith Rock : ... : (2) Wildfire Wall

Thought this thing was pretty fun. Doesnt climb like an OW.

Oct 13, 2015

Cruel Sister

5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a (1 p) 

OR : Smith Rock : ... : (3) Catwalk Cliff

First time on this was after onsighting Child Abuse. I got destroyed and didnt complete. 2nd Go!

Sep 22, 2015

Slapfest

5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b PG13 (1 p) 

OR : Portland & The Gorge : ... : (2) Hanging Gardens

OS. Awkward & poorly bolted.

Sep 21, 2015

Manson Family Reunion

5.12c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b (1 p) 

OR : Portland & The Gorge : ... : (5) Bat Wall

Some dickhole left half their draws up there. ended up doing the crux and the upper slab w/o. Scary!

Sep 19, 2015

Johnny and the Mellonheads

5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b R (1 p) 

OR : Smith Rock : ... : (4) Star Wall

Onsight. Yeeha

Sep 13, 2015

Positive Vibrations

5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c (12 p) 

CA : High Sierra : ... : Incredible Hulk

Swapped leads w/Blake. ** Onsighting every lead & followed pitch.

Aug 9, 2015

Cry of the Gerbil

5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b (1 p) 

OR : Smith Rock : ... : (4) Star Wall

OS. Interesting climbing

Aug 8, 2015

The Grand Wall

5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c A0 (9 p) 

North America : Canada : ... : Grand Wall Area

OS. note to self: Bring more than one #3 & #2.

Aug 4, 2015

Freedom's Just Another Word for Nothing Left to Lose

5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b (5 p) 

OR : Smith Rock : ... : (1) Northeast Face

OS with Kat. Could have really used the chalk highway in the crux. Great climbing either way.

Jul 18, 2015

Let it Burn

5.12- 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a (8 p) 

WA : Central-East Cascades, Wena... : ... : Colchuck Balanced Rock

Onsight. Tons of fun on this one.

Jul 13, 2015

Resuscitation

5.12c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b (1 p) 

OR : Smith Rock : ... : (2) Wildfire Wall

OS. A bit awkward in spots. Powerful climbing.

Jul 9, 2015

Mid-Life Celebration

5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a (1 p) 

OR : Smith Rock : ... : (3) Catwalk Cliff

OS. Date aprox. If you've already done everything else.

Jun 20, 2015

The Nose

5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a C2 (31 p) 

CA : Yosemite National Park : ... : El Capitan

NIAD on my bday. Wooo

Jun 1, 2015

Neutral Zone

5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c (1 p) 

OR : Smith Rock : ... : (2) Wildfire Wall

os. couple tricky sequences.

May 21, 2015

Mantra

5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a (1 p) 

OR : Smith Rock : ... : (4) Star Wall

os

May 21, 2015

Northern Lights

5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a (1 p) 

OR : Smith Rock : ... : (3) Catwalk Cliff

OS. Date approx. Thought it was way harder. Peer pressure and my giant ego made me take 11+

May 16, 2015

Rising Star

5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b (1 p) 

OR : Smith Rock : ... : (3) Catwalk Cliff

OS. Cool route!

May 9, 2015

Cornercopia

5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b (1 p) 

OR : Smith Rock : ... : (2) Wildfire Wall

os YEARS ago. Climbed again recently. Super fun.

Apr 23, 2015

Pure Palm

5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c (1 p) 

OR : Smith Rock : ... : (2) Wildfire Wall

os. Somehow this is much harder than on the road.

Apr 23, 2015

White Trash

5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a (1 p) 

OR : Smith Rock : ... : (2) Wildfire Wall

os way back when. great route. Extension is a nice treat.

Apr 23, 2015

Bad Finger

5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b (1 p) 

OR : Smith Rock : ... : (2) Wildfire Wall

Kick ass!

Apr 23, 2015

Wildfire

5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b (1 p) 

OR : Smith Rock : ... : (2) Wildfire Wall

os, barely. Climbed again last weekend and fell :(

Apr 23, 2015

Gruff

5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a (1 p) 

OR : Smith Rock : ... : (2) Wildfire Wall

os. I give out way too many ****s down here

Apr 23, 2015

Rim Job

5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b (1 p) 

OR : Smith Rock : ... : (2) Wildfire Wall

os. better than Gruff IMOP

Apr 23, 2015

Bad Finger Extended (BFE)

5.11- 6c 22 VIII+ 22 E3 5c (1 p) 

OR : Smith Rock : ... : (2) Wildfire Wall

os. Worthwhile.

Apr 20, 2015

Soft Touch

5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b (1 p) 

OR : Smith Rock : ... : (2) Wildfire Wall

os. Exciting

Apr 20, 2015

Out Of Darkness

5.11a/b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c PG13 (1 p) 

OR : Smith Rock : ... : (2) Wildfire Wall

os. Fun, but not as fun as Cry of the Poor

Apr 20, 2015

Cry of the Poor

5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c (1 p) 

OR : Smith Rock : ... : (2) Wildfire Wall

os. Somehow this manages to stand out among the already classic routes down here.

Apr 13, 2015

Morning Star

5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b (1 p) 

OR : Smith Rock : ... : (4) Star Wall

os. Favorite 5.10 in the Gorge

Apr 13, 2015

Asteroid Dust (Morning Star Extension)

5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b (1 p) 

OR : Smith Rock : ... : (4) Star Wall

Im only giving this one star. That's because you have to climb Morning Star to get to this.

Apr 13, 2015

The Pearl

5.11b/c 6c+ 23 VIII- 24 E4 6a (1 p) 

OR : Smith Rock : ... : (3) Catwalk Cliff

os. Cool movement through the rough rock section. Eats nuts like your mom.

Mar 30, 2015

Ground Zero

5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- 23 E4 5c (1 p) 

OR : Smith Rock : ... : (3) Catwalk Cliff

Feels like 10a compared to the 11 just right of it.

Mar 30, 2015

Prometheus

5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b (1 p) 

OR : Smith Rock : ... : (3) Catwalk Cliff

Climbed the crux backwards.

Mar 30, 2015

Crack-A-No-Go

5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c PG13 (1 p) 

OR : Smith Rock : ... : (3) Catwalk Cliff

Hardest part is getting through the hoards of top ropers.

Mar 30, 2015

Crossroads

5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c (1 p) 

OR : Smith Rock : ... : (3) Catwalk Cliff

os. Fav sport route in the area.

Mar 30, 2015

Pet Cemetary

5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c (1 p) 

OR : Smith Rock : ... : (3) Catwalk Cliff

os. Great movement!

Mar 30, 2015

Last Chance

5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b (1 p) 

OR : Smith Rock : ... : (3) Catwalk Cliff

os. favorite stem rig down in the LG

Mar 30, 2015

Master Looney

5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c (1 p) 

OR : Smith Rock : ... : (4) Arrington Columns

os. Went sans bolt to keep it trad

Mar 30, 2015

Split Decision

5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a (1 p) 

OR : Smith Rock : ... : (2) Wildfire Wall

os. Very difficult negotiating the upper section with full load of shit in my pants. Great route!

Mar 29, 2015

Neutron Star

5.12- 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a (1 p) 

OR : Smith Rock : ... : (4) Star Wall

os. If I could get away with upgrading this, I would. Perplexing movement throughout.

Mar 28, 2015

Full Court Press

5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a (1 p) 

OR : Smith Rock : ... : (3) Catwalk Cliff

It's sad to see these routes add here by Vern. I miss him.

Mar 25, 2015

Dark Star

5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a (1 p) 

OR : Smith Rock : ... : (4) Star Wall

os. Feels like 11b compared to Neutron Star!

Mar 22, 2015

On The Road

5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c (1 p) 

OR : Smith Rock : ... : (2) Wildfire Wall

os. Favorite route in the lower gorge

Mar 14, 2015

Gold Rush

5.10- 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a (1 p) 

OR : Central Oregon : ... : The Main Wall

Feels like mid 13 when you lieback it the whole way. Similar if you gaston your way up.

Jul 1, 2012

JR Token

5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b (1 p) 

OR : Central Oregon : ... : The Main Wall

Slightly easier than GoldRush. Def in the 13 range when you factor in 45lbs of gear and gastoning.

Jul 1, 2012

Transworld Depravity

5.14a 8b+ 32 X+ 32 E8 7a (1 p) 

KY : Red River Gorge : ... : Madness Cave

My fav in the lode.

Nov 11, 2011

To Bolt Or Not To Be

5.14a 8b+ 32 X+ 32 E8 7a (1 p) 

OR : Smith Rock : (k) The Dihedrals

Absolutely amazing.

Jan 29, 2011

Scarface

5.14a 8b+ 32 X+ 32 E8 7a (1 p) 

OR : Smith Rock : ... : Christian Brothers - East S...

Great!

Mar 14, 2010

Smooth Boy

5.13b 8a 29 IX+ 30 E7 6c (1 p) 

OR : Smith Rock : ... : Christian Brothers - East S...

So numb for the last few clips. Great!!

Mar 23, 2008

Evil Sister aka Ugly Sister

5.13b 8a 29 IX+ 30 E7 6c (1 p) 

OR : Smith Rock : (k) The Dihedrals

Fun, cant believe people dont climb this rig.

Feb 18, 2008

Warmnerd

5.13d 8b 31 X 32 E8 7a (1 p) 

OR : Portland & The Gorge : Rat Cave

So hard

Dec 10, 2007

Dorkboat

5.13a 7c+ 29 IX+ 29 E6 6c (1 p) 

OR : Portland & The Gorge : Rat Cave

2nd go. Great line!

Sep 6, 2007

Taco Chips

5.13a 7c+ 29 IX+ 29 E6 6c (1 p) 

OR : Smith Rock : (g) Morning Glory Wall

In the Sun during August!!!!

Aug 12, 2007

Aggro Monkey

5.13b 8a 29 IX+ 30 E7 6c (1 p) 

OR : Smith Rock : (d) Aggro Gully

Boo yeah 5 goes

Apr 29, 2007

Darshan (aka Ripoff)

5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b (1 p) 

CA : Sierra Eastside : ... : Social Platform

OS - Super Fun!

Apr 7, 2007

Enterprise

5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b (1 p) 

CA : Sierra Eastside : ... : The Dilithium Crystal

OS - Great Route! A little run out on top.

Apr 7, 2007

Gringuita

5.13a 7c+ 29 IX+ 29 E6 6c (1 p) 

CA : Sierra Eastside : ... : Pub Wall

What a shit pile! A little cleaning and some retro action would make this much better

Apr 7, 2007

High Plains Drifter

V7 7A+ (1 p) 

CA : Sierra Eastside : ... : Drifter/Smoking Boulder

awesome!

Apr 7, 2007

Soul Slinger

V9 7C (1 p) 

CA : Sierra Eastside : ... : Cave Area

Fucking Great!

Apr 7, 2007

Catalyst (aka Child Abuse)

5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b (1 p) 

OR : Smith Rock : ... : (3) Catwalk Cliff

os. At the time, I thought this was at least a number grade easier than Cruel Sister.

Mar 13, 2007

Torrid Zone

5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a (1 p) 

OR : Smith Rock : ... : Left Side

Fun

Mar 10, 2007

Straight Out of Madras

5.12c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b (1 p) 

OR : Smith Rock : (uu) Easy's Playhouse

OS. Holds are a lot worse than they look

Mar 10, 2007

The Flat Earth

5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a (1 p) 

OR : Smith Rock : (k) The Dihedrals

OS, pretty fun. Didn't use the arete.

Mar 8, 2007

Blasphemy

5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c (1 p) 

OR : Smith Rock : ... : Christian Brothers - East S...

Fun Stuff

Nov 20, 2006

Knapping With The Alien

5.12- 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a (1 p) 

UT : Moab Area : ... : Wall Street

OK line. A little thin in some spots

Nov 3, 2006

The Blade

5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a (1 p) 

OR : Smith Rock : (f) Cocaine Gully

Freaking awesome!

Oct 30, 2006

Crack Babies

5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b (1 p) 

OR : Smith Rock : (f) Cocaine Gully

Kick ass!

Oct 30, 2006

Route 4

5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b (1 p) 

OR : Willamette Valley : Harlan Rock Quarry

This route, like the others here ought to be avoided

Oct 30, 2006

Overboard

5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a (1 p) 

OR : Smith Rock : (g) Morning Glory Wall

Great warm up. Slightly more difficult after a foot broke off in the crux section.

Oct 30, 2006

Warm Up

5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b (1 p) 

OR : Portland & The Gorge : Rat Cave

Great Line!

Oct 25, 2006

When Llamas Bolt

5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c (1 p) 

OR : Smith Rock : ... : (3) Phoenix

There are way better 11a's in the park

Oct 18, 2006

Big Boss Man

5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a (1 p) 

OR : Smith Rock : (uu) Easy's Playhouse

Fun stuff. Pretty steep for a 12a at Smtih

Oct 18, 2006

China Man

5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c (1 p) 

OR : Mt. Hood : French's Dome

Fun stuff, great warm up!

Oct 17, 2006

The Dark Side (AKA The Siege)

5.12b/c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b (1 p) 

OR : Mt. Hood : French's Dome

The Dome's best!

Oct 17, 2006

Road Face

5.12a/b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6a (1 p) 

OR : Mt. Hood : French's Dome

Worth doing if you've already done the other lines at the dome

Oct 17, 2006

Burning from the Inside

5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a (1 p) 

OR : Portland & The Gorge : ... : Wall In-Between

Needs some cleaning at the top. Otherwise a good short route.

Oct 16, 2006

Challenger

5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a (1 p) 

OR : Portland & The Gorge : ... : Yellow Wall

Fun stuff

Oct 13, 2006

Rip Grip

5.12c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b (1 p) 

OR : Portland & The Gorge : ... : Yellow Wall

Hardest route I've done at Carver

Oct 13, 2006

The Quickening

5.12c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b (1 p) 

OR : Smith Rock : (d) Aggro Gully

The final 5.10 section packs quite the punch!

Oct 9, 2006

Crankenstein

5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a (1 p) 

OR : Mt. Hood : French's Dome

Neat route, it's big brother to right is much better.

Oct 9, 2006

Jake's Astro Van

V5 6C (1 p) 

OR : Portland & The Gorge : ... : Bonzi Boulders

If you want finger cracks, just head over to Dreamscape in the yellow area.

Sep 12, 2006

Pump-O-Rama

5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b (1 p) 

OR : Mt. Hood : French's Dome

Fun route. More sustained than it is hard.

Aug 22, 2006

Ring of Fire

5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a (1 p) 

OR : Smith Rock : ... : Christian Brothers - East S...

Most over hyped 11d in the park.

Aug 18, 2006

Heinous Cling

5.12c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b (1 p) 

OR : Smith Rock : (k) The Dihedrals

Can't say enough good things about this one.

Aug 18, 2006

Latest Rage

5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b (1 p) 

OR : Smith Rock : (k) The Dihedrals

Sharp

Aug 18, 2006

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