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Classic Climbs for All Locations

Mountain Project's determination of the most popular, highly-rated routes.

AI2-3 Steep Snow
 156
Liberty Ridge
Ice, Snow, Alpine 6 pitches
V2 5+ R
 239
White Rastafarian
Boulder
5.4 4a 12 IV 10 VD 3c
 490
Owen Spalding
Trad, Alpine 3 pitches
5.5 4b 13 IV+ 11 MS 4a
 958
Upper Exum
Trad, Alpine 6 pitches
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b Mod. Snow
 245
West Ridge
Trad, Snow, Alpine
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b
 1,649
High Exposure
Trad 2 pitches
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b WI4-5 M3
 158
Black Dike
Mixed, Ice 3 pitches
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b
 1,731
Southeast Buttress
Trad, Alpine 5 pitches
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b
 630
East Ridge
Trad, Alpine 10 pitches
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b R
 1,243
Snake Dike
Trad 8 pitches
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 2,084
The Bastille Crack
Trad 5 pitches
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 1,136
Corrugation Corner
Trad 3 pitches
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 447
Lower Exum Ridge
Trad, Alpine 6 pitches
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 1,539
Rewritten
Trad 6 pitches
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 594
Whitney Gilman Ridge
Trad, Alpine 6 pitches
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 84
The Armadillo
Trad
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 454
East Buttress
Trad, Alpine 11 pitches
5.7+ 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 767
Durrance
Trad 6 pitches
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 174
The Spirit of Squamish
Trad 8 pitches
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 246
South Face
Trad, Alpine 12 pitches
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 668
South Face
Trad, Alpine 8 pitches
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c PG13
 505
Moby Grape
Trad, Alpine 7 pitches
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 1,027
Playin' Hooky
Sport 4 pitches
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 75
The Grand Traverse
Trad, Alpine
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c C1
 287
The Moonlight Buttress (Clean Aid)
Trad, Aid 10 pitches
5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 414
Northeast Face
Trad, Alpine 12 pitches
5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 950
Crimson Chrysalis
Trad 9 pitches
5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 138
Monkey Off My Back
Sport
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 1,352
Epinephrine
Trad 13 pitches
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 120
North Ridge
Trad, Alpine 18 pitches
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 711
Outer Space
Trad 6 pitches
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 423
Flyboys
Sport 18 pitches
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 594
Bonnie's Roof
Trad 2 pitches
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a C1
 420
Regular Northwest Face of Half D…
Trad, Aid 23 pitches
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a C2
 538
The Nose
Trad, Aid 31 pitches
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a
 250
Direct North Ridge
Trad, Alpine 20 pitches
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a
 435
Center Route
Trad 3 pitches
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a
 1,161
The Yellow Spur
Trad 6 pitches
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a
 160
Mithril Dihedral
Trad, Alpine 6 pitches
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 502
Rock Wars
Trad
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 610
Casual Route
Trad, Alpine 7 pitches
5.10a/b 6a+ 19 VI+ 19 E2 5b
 476
Third Pillar, Regular Route
Trad 5 pitches
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
 988
Illusion Dweller
Trad
5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b
 1,244
Supercrack of the Desert
Trad 3 pitches
5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b
 219
Beckey-Chouinard
Trad, Alpine 15 pitches
5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b A0
 1,420
Stolen Chimney
Trad, Aid 4 pitches
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
 584
Jah Man
Trad 6 pitches
5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b
 93
VMC Direct Direct
Trad, Alpine 9 pitches
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
 263
The Scenic Cruise
Trad 13 pitches
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
 282
El Matador
Trad 5 pitches
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
 218
The Vampire
Trad 4 pitches
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
 281
Pervertical Sanctuary
Trad, Alpine 6 pitches
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
 606
Fine Jade
Trad 5 pitches
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
 366
Positive Vibrations
Trad, Alpine 12 pitches
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c A0
 372
The Grand Wall
Trad, Aid 9 pitches
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
 437
The Naked Edge
Trad 6 pitches
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
 538
Amarillo Sunset
Sport
5.11b/c 6c+ 23 VIII- 24 E4 6a
 687
Levitation 29
Trad 9 pitches
5.11b/c 6c+ 23 VIII- 24 E4 6a C0
 200
Wunsch's Dihedral
Trad, Aid 4 pitches
5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a
 394
Namaste
Sport
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
 394
Time Wave Zero
Sport 23 pitches
5.12- 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
 294
The Original Route
Trad 14 pitches
5.12c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b
 128
The Moonlight Buttress (Free)
Trad 10 pitches
5.13b 8a 29 IX+ 30 E7 6c
 86
Predator
Sport
Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
Liberty Ridge South-W & Tacoma > Southwest Cascades > Mt Rainier
 156
AI2-3 Steep Snow Ice, Snow, Alpine 6 pitches
White Rastafarian Joshua Tree NP > … > Outback Bouldering > White Rastafarian Bou…
 239
V2 5+ R Boulder
Owen Spalding Grand Teton NP > Grand Teton
 490
5.4 4a 12 IV 10 VD 3c Trad, Alpine 3 pitches
Upper Exum Grand Teton NP > Grand Teton
 958
5.5 4b 13 IV+ 11 MS 4a Trad, Alpine 6 pitches
West Ridge Northwest Region > … > Boston Basin > Forbidden Peak
 245
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b Mod. Snow Trad, Snow, Alpine
High Exposure Gunks > Trapps > i. High E
 1,649
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b Trad 2 pitches
Black Dike NH Ice & Mixed > - Franconia Notch > Cannon Ice Climbs
 158
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b WI4-5 M3 Mixed, Ice 3 pitches
Southeast Buttress Yosemite NP > … > Cathedral Peak > Southeast Slopes
 1,731
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b Trad, Alpine 5 pitches
East Ridge Wind River Range > Cirque of the T… > Wolfs Head
 630
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b Trad, Alpine 10 pitches
Snake Dike Yosemite NP > … > D. Half Dome > 3. Southwest Face
 1,243
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b R Trad 8 pitches
The Bastille Crack Boulder > … > Bastille > Bastille - N Face
 2,084
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad 5 pitches
Corrugation Corner Lake Tahoe > … > Main Formation > Main Wall
 1,136
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad 3 pitches
Lower Exum Ridge Grand Teton NP > Grand Teton
 447
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad, Alpine 6 pitches
Rewritten Boulder > … > Redgarden Wall > Redgarden - Lumpe to…
 1,539
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad 6 pitches
Whitney Gilman Ridge Cannon Cliff > 1. Whitney-Gilman Area
 594
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad, Alpine 6 pitches
The Armadillo j. The Maine Hi… > Katahdin > 01. Chimney Pond ("So…
 84
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad
East Buttress High Sierra > 14 - Whitney &… > Mt Whitney
 454
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad, Alpine 11 pitches
Durrance Devils Tower > Durrance Approach
 767
5.7+ 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad 6 pitches
The Spirit of Squamish N America > … > Shannon Falls > Shannon Falls Wall
 174
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad 8 pitches
South Face High Sierra > 12 - Kearsarge… > Charlotte Dome
 246
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad, Alpine 12 pitches
South Face Alpine Rock > RMNP - Rock > Petit Grepon
 668
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad, Alpine 8 pitches
Moby Grape Cannon Cliff > 4. Moby Grape Area
 505
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c PG13 Trad, Alpine 7 pitches
Playin' Hooky Golden > Clear Creek Canyon > Creek Side
 1,027
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Sport 4 pitches
The Grand Traverse Grand Teton NP > Grand Teton Traverses
 75
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad, Alpine
The Moonlight Buttress (Cle… Southwest Utah > Zion NP > Moonlight Buttress
 287
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c C1 Trad, Aid 10 pitches
Northeast Face Wind River Range > Cirque of the T… > Pingora
 414
5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad, Alpine 12 pitches
Crimson Chrysalis Southern Nevada > … > 11-Juniper Canyon > Cloud Tower
 950
5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad 9 pitches
Monkey Off My Back Central Oregon > Smith Rock > (s) Monkey Face
 138
5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Sport
Epinephrine Southern Nevada > … > 16-Black Velvet… > Black Velvet Wall
 1,352
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Trad 13 pitches
North Ridge Central-E Casca… > Stuart-Enchantm… > Mt Stuart
 120
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Trad, Alpine 18 pitches
Outer Space Central-E Casca… > … > Snow Creek Area > Snow Creek Wall
 711
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Trad 6 pitches
Flyboys Okanogan > Mazama > Goat Wall
 423
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Sport 18 pitches
Bonnie's Roof Gunks > Trapps > i. High E
 594
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Trad 2 pitches
Regular Northwest Face of H… Yosemite NP > … > D. Half Dome > 1. Northwest Face
 420
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a C1 Trad, Aid 23 pitches
The Nose Yosemite NP > … > B. El Capitan > 2. Southwest Face
 538
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a C2 Trad, Aid 31 pitches
Direct North Ridge Central-E Casca… > Stuart-Enchantm… > Mt Stuart
 250
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a Trad, Alpine 20 pitches
Center Route S Platte > Cathedral Spire… > Cynical Pinnacle
 435
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a Trad 3 pitches
The Yellow Spur Boulder > … > Redgarden Wall > Redgarden - Tower One
 1,161
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a Trad 6 pitches
Mithril Dihedral High Sierra > 14 - Whitney &… > Mt Russell
 160
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a Trad, Alpine 6 pitches
Rock Wars Red River Gorge > Northern Gorge > Long Wall
 502
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Trad
Casual Route Alpine Rock > … > Long's Peak > Diamond
 610
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Trad, Alpine 7 pitches
Third Pillar, Regular Route Sierra Eastside > Lee Vining Cany… > Dana Plateau
 476
5.10a/b 6a+ 19 VI+ 19 E2 5b Trad 5 pitches
Illusion Dweller Joshua Tree NP > … > Sentinel > Sentinel - W Face
 988
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Trad
Supercrack of the Desert Southeast Utah > Indian Creek > Supercrack Buttress
 1,244
5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b Trad 3 pitches
Beckey-Chouinard N America > … > Howser Towers > S Howser Tower
 219
5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b Trad, Alpine 15 pitches
Stolen Chimney Southeast Utah > Fisher Towers > Ancient Art
 1,420
5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b A0 Trad, Aid 4 pitches
Jah Man Southeast Utah > Castle Valley > Sister Superior Group
 584
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b Trad 6 pitches
VMC Direct Direct Cannon Cliff > 3. Big Wall
 93
5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b Trad, Alpine 9 pitches
The Scenic Cruise Gunnison > … > N Rim Routes > N Chasm View Wall
 263
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b Trad 13 pitches
El Matador Devils Tower > W Face
 282
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b Trad 5 pitches
The Vampire Tahquitz & Suic… > … > (f) W Face Bulg… > Upper Bulge Routes
 218
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c Trad 4 pitches
Pervertical Sanctuary Alpine Rock > … > Long's Peak > Diamond
 281
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c Trad, Alpine 6 pitches
Fine Jade Southeast Utah > Castle Valley > Rectory
 606
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c Trad 5 pitches
Positive Vibrations High Sierra > 02 - The Sawtoo… > Incredible Hulk
 366
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c Trad, Alpine 12 pitches
The Grand Wall N America > … > Stawamus Chief > Grand Wall Area
 372
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c A0 Trad, Aid 9 pitches
The Naked Edge Boulder > … > Redgarden Wall > Redgarden - Tower Two
 437
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c Trad 6 pitches
Amarillo Sunset Red River Gorge > Pendergrass-Mur… > N 40
 538
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c Sport
Levitation 29 Southern Nevada > … > 12-Oak Creek Ca… > Eagle Wall
 687
5.11b/c 6c+ 23 VIII- 24 E4 6a Trad 9 pitches
Wunsch's Dihedral S Platte > Cathedral Spire… > Cynical Pinnacle
 200
5.11b/c 6c+ 23 VIII- 24 E4 6a C0 Trad, Aid 4 pitches
Namaste Southwest Utah > … > S Fork of Taylor > Namaste Wall
 394
5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a Sport
Time Wave Zero N America > … > El Potrero Chico > Timewave Buttress
 394
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a Sport 23 pitches
The Original Route Southern Nevada > … > 11-Juniper Canyon > Rainbow Wall
 294
5.12- 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a Trad 14 pitches
The Moonlight Buttress (Free) Southwest Utah > Zion NP > Moonlight Buttress
 128
5.12c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b Trad 10 pitches
Predator Rumney > Orange Crush
 86
5.13b 8a 29 IX+ 30 E7 6c Sport

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