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Classic Climbs for All Locations

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

AI2-3 Steep Snow
 137
Liberty Ridge
Ice, Snow, Alpine 6 pitches
WI3- Steep Snow
 153
North Ridge
Ice, Snow, Alpine
V2 5+ R
 202
White Rastafarian
Boulder
4th 1 2 I 2 M 1b
 100
Trap Dike (summer)
Trad
5.4 4a 12 IV 10 VD 3c
 266
West Ridge
Trad, Alpine
Canada > … > Bugaboos > Pigeon Spire
5.4 4a 12 IV 10 VD 3c
 413
Owen Spalding
Trad, Alpine 3 pitches
5.4 4a 12 IV 10 VD 3c R
 129
Wham Ridge
Trad, Alpine 10 pitches
5.5 4b 13 IV+ 11 MS 4a
 802
Exum Ridge
Trad, Alpine 6 pitches
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b WI4-5 M3
 132
Black Dike
Mixed, Ice 3 pitches
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b Mod. Snow
 203
West Ridge
Trad, Snow, Alpine
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b
 495
East Ridge
Trad, Alpine 10 pitches
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b
 1,490
Southeast Buttress
Trad, Alpine 5 pitches
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b
 1,440
High Exposure
Trad 2 pitches
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 515
Whitney Gilman Ridge
Trad, Alpine 6 pitches
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 1,368
Rewritten
Trad 6 pitches
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 980
Corrugation Corner
Trad 3 pitches
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 363
Lower Exum Ridge
Trad, Alpine 6 pitches
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b R
 1,080
Snake Dike
Trad 8 pitches
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 384
East Buttress
Trad, Alpine 11 pitches
5.7+ 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 659
Durrance
Trad 6 pitches
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 568
South Face
Trad, Alpine 8 pitches
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 883
Playin' Hooky
Sport 4 pitches
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c PG13
 448
Moby Grape
Trad, Alpine 7 pitches
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 205
South Face
Trad, Alpine 12 pitches
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 201
Irene's Arete
Trad, Alpine 7 pitches
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c C1
 258
The Moonlight Buttress (Clean Aid)
Trad, Aid 10 pitches
5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 325
Northeast Face
Trad, Alpine 12 pitches
5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 109
Monkey Off My Back
Sport
5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 839
Crimson Chrysalis
Trad 9 pitches
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 98
Upper North Ridge w/Great Gendarme
Trad, Alpine 18 pitches
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 1,163
Epinephrine
Trad 13 pitches
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 294
Flyboys
Sport 18 pitches
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 520
Bonnie's Roof
Trad 2 pitches
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 592
Outer Space
Trad 6 pitches
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a C1
 365
Regular Northwest Face of Half Dome
Trad, Aid 23 pitches
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a C2
 444
The Nose
Trad, Aid 31 pitches
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a
 374
Center Route
Trad 3 pitches
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a
 376
Igor Unchained
Trad 3 pitches
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a
 1,053
The Yellow Spur
Trad 6 pitches
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a
 138
Mithril Dihedral
Trad, Alpine 6 pitches
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a
 186
The Direct North Ridge w/ Gendarme
Trad, Alpine 20 pitches
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 534
Casual Route
Trad, Alpine 7 pitches
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 431
Rock Wars
Trad
5.10- 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 394
Third Pillar, Regular Route
Trad 5 pitches
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
 893
Illusion Dweller
Trad
5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b
 1,139
Supercrack of the Desert
Trad 3 pitches
5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b
 184
Beckey-Chouinard
Trad, Alpine 15 pitches
5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b A0
 1,279
Stolen Chimney
Trad, Aid 4 pitches
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
 571
Jah Man
Trad 6 pitches
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
 239
El Matador
Trad 5 pitches
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
 228
The Scenic Cruise
Trad 13 pitches
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
 536
Fine Jade
Trad 5 pitches
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
 295
Positive Vibrations
Trad, Alpine 12 pitches
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
 199
The Vampire
Trad 4 pitches
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
 254
Pervertical Sanctuary
Trad, Alpine 6 pitches
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c A0
 342
The Grand Wall
Trad, Aid 9 pitches
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
 377
The Naked Edge
Trad 6 pitches
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
 457
Amarillo Sunset
Sport
5.11b/c 6c+ 23 VIII- 24 E4 6a
 179
Wunsch's Dihedral
Trad 4 pitches
5.11b/c 6c+ 23 VIII- 24 E4 6a
 610
Levitation 29
Trad 9 pitches
5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a
 83
The Prow
Trad 6 pitches
5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a
 310
Namaste
Sport
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
 260
Twinkie
Sport
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
 333
Time Wave Zero
Sport 23 pitches
5.12- 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
 257
The Original Route
Trad 14 pitches
5.12c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b
 97
The Moonlight Buttress (Free)
Trad 10 pitches
5.12c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b
 79
Archangel
Sport 2 pitches
Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
Liberty Ridge Southwest Cascades > Mt Rainier
 137
AI2-3 Steep Snow Ice, Snow, Alpine 6 pitches
North Ridge Northwest Region > … > N Cascades > Mt Baker
 153
WI3- Steep Snow Ice, Snow, Alpine
White Rastafarian Joshua Tree NP > … > Outback Bouldering > White Rastafarian Bou…
 202
V2 5+ R Boulder
Trap Dike (summer) Adirondacks > E: High Peaks R… > Mt Colden
 100
4th 1 2 I 2 M 1b Trad
West Ridge Canada > … > Bugaboos > Pigeon Spire
 266
5.4 4a 12 IV 10 VD 3c Trad, Alpine
Owen Spalding Grand Teton NP > Grand Teton
 413
5.4 4a 12 IV 10 VD 3c Trad, Alpine 3 pitches
Wham Ridge Alpine Rock > … > Grenadiers > Vestal Peak
 129
5.4 4a 12 IV 10 VD 3c R Trad, Alpine 10 pitches
Exum Ridge Grand Teton NP > Grand Teton
 802
5.5 4b 13 IV+ 11 MS 4a Trad, Alpine 6 pitches
Black Dike NH Ice & Mixed > - Franconia Notch > Cannon Ice Climbs
 132
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b WI4-5 M3 Mixed, Ice 3 pitches
West Ridge Northwest Region > … > Boston Basin > Forbidden Peak
 203
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b Mod. Snow Trad, Snow, Alpine
East Ridge Wind River Range > Cirque of the T… > Wolfs Head
 495
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b Trad, Alpine 10 pitches
Southeast Buttress Yosemite NP > … > Cathedral Peak > Southeast Slopes
 1,490
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b Trad, Alpine 5 pitches
High Exposure Gunks > Trapps > i. High E
 1,440
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b Trad 2 pitches
Whitney Gilman Ridge Cannon Cliff > 1. Whitney-Gilman Area
 515
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad, Alpine 6 pitches
Rewritten Boulder > … > Redgarden Wall > Redgarden - Lumpe to…
 1,368
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad 6 pitches
Corrugation Corner Lake Tahoe > … > Main Formation > Main Wall
 980
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad 3 pitches
Lower Exum Ridge Grand Teton NP > Grand Teton
 363
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad, Alpine 6 pitches
Snake Dike Yosemite NP > … > Half Dome > Southwest Face
 1,080
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b R Trad 8 pitches
East Buttress High Sierra > 14 - Whitney &… > Mt Whitney
 384
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad, Alpine 11 pitches
Durrance Devils Tower > Durrance Approach
 659
5.7+ 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad 6 pitches
South Face Alpine Rock > RMNP - Rock > Petit Grepon
 568
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad, Alpine 8 pitches
Playin' Hooky Golden > Clear Creek Canyon > Creek Side
 883
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Sport 4 pitches
Moby Grape Cannon Cliff > 4. Moby Grape Area
 448
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c PG13 Trad, Alpine 7 pitches
South Face High Sierra > 12 - Kearsarge… > Charlotte Dome
 205
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad, Alpine 12 pitches
Irene's Arete Grand Teton NP > Disappointment Peak
 201
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad, Alpine 7 pitches
The Moonlight Buttress (Cle… Southwest Utah > Zion NP > Moonlight Buttress
 258
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c C1 Trad, Aid 10 pitches
Northeast Face Wind River Range > Cirque of the T… > Pingora
 325
5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad, Alpine 12 pitches
Monkey Off My Back Central Oregon > Smith Rock > (s) Monkey Face
 109
5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Sport
Crimson Chrysalis Southern Nevada > … > 11-Juniper Canyon > Cloud Tower
 839
5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad 9 pitches
Upper North Ridge w/Great G… Central-E Casca… > Stuart-Enchantm… > Mt Stuart
 98
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Trad, Alpine 18 pitches
Epinephrine Southern Nevada > … > 16-Black Velvet… > Black Velvet Wall
 1,163
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Trad 13 pitches
Flyboys Okanogan > Mazama > Goat Wall
 294
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Sport 18 pitches
Bonnie's Roof Gunks > Trapps > i. High E
 520
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Trad 2 pitches
Outer Space Central-E Casca… > … > Snow Creek Area > Snow Creek Wall
 592
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Trad 6 pitches
Regular Northwest Face of H… Yosemite NP > … > Half Dome > Northwest Face
 365
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a C1 Trad, Aid 23 pitches
The Nose Yosemite NP > … > B. El Capitan > 2. Southwest Face
 444
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a C2 Trad, Aid 31 pitches
Center Route S Platte > Cathedral Spire… > Cynical Pinnacle
 374
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a Trad 3 pitches
Igor Unchained Western Sierra > … > Needles > Witch
 376
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a Trad 3 pitches
The Yellow Spur Boulder > … > Redgarden Wall > Redgarden - Tower One
 1,053
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a Trad 6 pitches
Mithril Dihedral High Sierra > 14 - Whitney &… > Mt Russell
 138
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a Trad, Alpine 6 pitches
The Direct North Ridge w/ G… Central-E Casca… > Stuart-Enchantm… > Mt Stuart
 186
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a Trad, Alpine 20 pitches
Casual Route Alpine Rock > … > Long's Peak > Diamond
 534
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Trad, Alpine 7 pitches
Rock Wars Red River Gorge > Northern Gorge > Long Wall
 431
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Trad
Third Pillar, Regular Route Sierra Eastside > Lee Vining Cany… > Dana Plateau
 394
5.10- 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Trad 5 pitches
Illusion Dweller Joshua Tree NP > … > Sentinel > Sentinel - W Face
 893
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Trad
Supercrack of the Desert Southeast Utah > Indian Creek > Supercrack Buttress
 1,139
5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b Trad 3 pitches
Beckey-Chouinard Canada > … > Howser Towers > S Howser Tower
 184
5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b Trad, Alpine 15 pitches
Stolen Chimney Southeast Utah > Fisher Towers > Ancient Art
 1,279
5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b A0 Trad, Aid 4 pitches
Jah Man Southeast Utah > Castle Valley > Sister Superior Group
 571
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b Trad 6 pitches
El Matador Devils Tower > W Face
 239
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b Trad 5 pitches
The Scenic Cruise Gunnison > … > N Rim Routes > N Chasm View Wall
 228
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b Trad 13 pitches
Fine Jade Southeast Utah > Castle Valley > Rectory
 536
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c Trad 5 pitches
Positive Vibrations High Sierra > 02 - The Sawtoo… > Incredible Hulk
 295
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c Trad, Alpine 12 pitches
The Vampire Tahquitz & Suic… > … > (f) W Face Bulg… > Upper Bulge Routes
 199
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c Trad 4 pitches
Pervertical Sanctuary Alpine Rock > … > Long's Peak > Diamond
 254
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c Trad, Alpine 6 pitches
The Grand Wall Canada > … > Chief > Grand Wall Area
 342
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c A0 Trad, Aid 9 pitches
The Naked Edge Boulder > … > Redgarden Wall > Redgarden - Tower Two
 377
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c Trad 6 pitches
Amarillo Sunset Red River Gorge > Pendergrass-Mur… > N 40
 457
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c Sport
Wunsch's Dihedral S Platte > Cathedral Spire… > Cynical Pinnacle
 179
5.11b/c 6c+ 23 VIII- 24 E4 6a Trad 4 pitches
Levitation 29 Southern Nevada > … > 12-Oak Creek Ca… > Eagle Wall
 610
5.11b/c 6c+ 23 VIII- 24 E4 6a Trad 9 pitches
The Prow Cathedral Ledge > Prow Area
 83
5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a Trad 6 pitches
Namaste Southwest Utah > … > S Fork of Taylor > Namaste Wall
 310
5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a Sport
Twinkie Red River Gorge > Northern Gorge > Phantasia
 260
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a Sport
Time Wave Zero Mexico > … > El Potrero Chico > Timewave Buttress
 333
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a Sport 23 pitches
The Original Route Southern Nevada > … > 11-Juniper Canyon > Rainbow Wall
 257
5.12- 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a Trad 14 pitches
The Moonlight Buttress (Free) Southwest Utah > Zion NP > Moonlight Buttress
 97
5.12c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b Trad 10 pitches
Archangel Boulder > Upper Dream Canyon > Lost Angel
 79
5.12c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b Sport 2 pitches

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