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Classic Climbs for All Locations


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

AI2-3 Steep Snow
 96
Liberty Ridge
Ice, Snow, Alpine
WI2-3 Steep Snow
 94
North Ridge
Ice, Snow, Alpine
V2 5+ R
 123
White Rastafarian
Boulder
5.4 4a 12 IV 10 VD 3c R
 96
Wham Ridge
Trad, Alpine 10 pitches
5.4 4a 12 IV 10 VD 3c
 300
Owen Spalding
Trad, Alpine 3 pitches
5.4 4a 12 IV 10 VD 3c
 766
East Face (Standard)
Trad 8 pitches
5.4 4a 12 IV 10 VD 3c
 208
West Ridge
Trad, Alpine
Canada > … > Bugaboos > Pigeon Spire
5.5 4b 13 IV+ 11 MS 4a
 579
Upper Exum Ridge
Trad, Alpine 12 pitches
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b WI4-5 M3
 93
Black Dike
Mixed, Ice 3 pitches
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b
 329
East Ridge
Trad, Alpine 10 pitches
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b
 1,146
Southeast Buttress
Trad, Alpine 5 pitches
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b Mod. Snow
 137
West Ridge
Trad, Snow, Alpine
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b
 1,099
High Exposure
Trad 2 pitches
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 414
Whitney Gilman Ridge
Trad, Alpine 5 pitches
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 691
Corrugation Corner
Trad 3 pitches
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 1,072
Rewritten
Trad 6 pitches
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 240
Lower Exum Ridge
Trad, Alpine 6 pitches
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b R
 819
Snake Dike
Trad 8 pitches
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 303
East Buttress
Trad, Alpine 11 pitches
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 498
Durrance
Trad 6 pitches
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c PG13
 340
Moby Grape
Trad, Alpine 7 pitches
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 146
South Face
Trad, Alpine 12 pitches
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 146
Irene's Arete
Trad, Alpine 7 pitches
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 624
Playin' Hooky
Sport 2 pitches
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 445
South Face
Trad, Alpine 8 pitches
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c C1
 194
The Moonlight Buttress (Clean Aid)
Trad, Aid 10 pitches
5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 662
Crimson Chrysalis
Trad 9 pitches
5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 228
Northeast Face
Trad, Alpine 12 pitches
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 407
Bonnie's Roof
Trad 2 pitches
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 106
Pratt's Crack
Trad
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 818
Epinephrine
Trad 13 pitches
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 437
Outer Space
Trad 6 pitches
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 350
Open Book
Trad 3 pitches
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 302
Flower of High Rank
Trad
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a C1
 278
Regular Northwest Face of Half Dome
Trad, Aid 23 pitches
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a C2
 298
The Nose
Trad, Aid 31 pitches
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a
 118
The Direct North Ridge w/ Gendarme
Trad, Alpine 20 pitches
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a
 99
Mithril Dihedral
Trad, Alpine 6 pitches
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a
 301
Igor Unchained
Trad 3 pitches
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a
 286
Center Route
Trad 3 pitches
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a
 876
The Yellow Spur
Trad 6 pitches
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 316
Rock Wars
Trad
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 395
Casual Route
Trad, Alpine 7 pitches
5.10- 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 273
Third Pillar, Regular Route
Trad 5 pitches
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
 646
Illusion Dweller
Trad
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
 223
Thin Ice
Trad 3 pitches
5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b
 130
Beckey-Chouinard
Trad, Alpine 15 pitches
5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b
 280
The Headache
Trad 3 pitches
5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b
 910
Supercrack of the Desert
Trad 3 pitches
5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b A0
 990
Stolen Chimney
Trad, Aid 4 pitches
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
 477
Jah Man
Trad 5 pitches
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
 166
The Scenic Cruise
Trad 13 pitches
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
 176
El Matador
Trad 5 pitches
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
 404
Fine Jade
Trad 5 pitches
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
 189
Positive Vibrations
Trad, Alpine 12 pitches
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
 212
Pervertical Sanctuary
Trad, Alpine 6 pitches
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
 148
The Vampire
Trad 4 pitches
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c A0
 259
The Grand Wall
Trad, Aid 9 pitches
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
 265
The Naked Edge
Trad 6 pitches
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
 308
Amarillo Sunset
Sport
5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- 23 E4 5c
 146
Wunsch's Dihedral
Trad 4 pitches
5.11b/c 6c+ 23 VIII- 24 E4 6a
 404
Levitation 29
Trad, Sport 9 pitches
5.11+ 7a 24 VIII 24 E4 6a PG13
 83
Atlantis
Trad 4 pitches
5.11+ 7a 24 VIII 24 E4 6a
 107
Shune's Buttress
Trad 8 pitches
5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a
 214
Namaste
Sport
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
 192
Twinkie
Sport
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
 215
Time Wave Zero
Sport 23 pitches
5.12- 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
 161
The Original Route
Trad 14 pitches
Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
Liberty Ridge Southwest Cascades > Mount Rainier
 96
AI2-3 Steep Snow Ice, Snow, Alpine
North Ridge Northwest Region > N Cascades > Mt. Baker
 94
WI2-3 Steep Snow Ice, Snow, Alpine
White Rastafarian Joshua Tree NP > … > Outback Bouldering > White Rastafarian Bou…
 123
V2 5+ R Boulder
Wham Ridge Alpine Rock > … > Grenadiers > Vestal Peak
 96
5.4 4a 12 IV 10 VD 3c R Trad, Alpine 10 pitches
Owen Spalding Grand Teton NP > Grand Teton
 300
5.4 4a 12 IV 10 VD 3c Trad, Alpine 3 pitches
East Face (Standard) Boulder > … > North > Third Flatiron
 766
5.4 4a 12 IV 10 VD 3c Trad 8 pitches
West Ridge Canada > … > Bugaboos > Pigeon Spire
 208
5.4 4a 12 IV 10 VD 3c Trad, Alpine
Upper Exum Ridge Grand Teton NP > Grand Teton
 579
5.5 4b 13 IV+ 11 MS 4a Trad, Alpine 12 pitches
Black Dike NH Ice and Mixed > - Franconia Notch > Cannon Ice Climbs
 93
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b WI4-5 M3 Mixed, Ice 3 pitches
East Ridge Wind River Range > Cirque of the T… > Wolfs Head
 329
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b Trad, Alpine 10 pitches
Southeast Buttress Yosemite NP > … > Cathedral Peak > Southeast Slopes
 1,146
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b Trad, Alpine 5 pitches
West Ridge Northwest Region > … > Boston Basin > Forbidden Peak
 137
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b Mod. Snow Trad, Snow, Alpine
High Exposure Gunks > Trapps > i. High E
 1,099
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b Trad 2 pitches
Whitney Gilman Ridge Cannon Cliff > 1. Whitney-Gilman Area
 414
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad, Alpine 5 pitches
Corrugation Corner Lake Tahoe > … > Main Formation > Main Wall
 691
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad 3 pitches
Rewritten Boulder > … > Redgarden Wall > Redgarden - Lumpe to…
 1,072
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad 6 pitches
Lower Exum Ridge Grand Teton NP > Grand Teton
 240
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad, Alpine 6 pitches
Snake Dike Yosemite NP > … > Half Dome > Southwest Face
 819
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b R Trad 8 pitches
East Buttress High Sierra > 14 - Whitney &… > Mt. Whitney
 303
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad, Alpine 11 pitches
Durrance Devil's Tower > Durrance Approach
 498
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad 6 pitches
Moby Grape Cannon Cliff > 4. Moby Grape Area
 340
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c PG13 Trad, Alpine 7 pitches
South Face High Sierra > 12 - Kearsarge… > Charlotte Dome
 146
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad, Alpine 12 pitches
Irene's Arete Grand Teton NP > Disappointment Peak
 146
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad, Alpine 7 pitches
Playin' Hooky Golden > Clear Creek Canyon > Creek Side
 624
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Sport 2 pitches
South Face Alpine Rock > RMNP - Rock > Petit Grepon
 445
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad, Alpine 8 pitches
The Moonlight Buttress (Cle… Zion NP > Moonlight Buttress
 194
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c C1 Trad, Aid 10 pitches
Crimson Chrysalis Southern Nevada > … > 11-Juniper Canyon > Cloud Tower
 662
5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad 9 pitches
Northeast Face Wind River Range > Cirque of the T… > Pingora
 228
5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad, Alpine 12 pitches
Bonnie's Roof Gunks > Trapps > i. High E
 407
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Trad 2 pitches
Pratt's Crack Sierra Eastside > … > Scheelite Canyo… > Pratt's Crack / Dihed…
 106
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Trad
Epinephrine Southern Nevada > … > 16-Black Velvet… > Black Velvet Wall
 818
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Trad 13 pitches
Outer Space Central-E Casca… > … > Snow Creek Area > Snow Creek Wall
 437
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Trad 6 pitches
Open Book Tahquitz & Suic… > Tahquitz Rock > (h) Open Book Area
 350
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Trad 3 pitches
Flower of High Rank Tahquitz & Suic… > Suicide Rock > (u) Northeast Buttress
 302
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Trad
Regular Northwest Face of H… Yosemite NP > … > Half Dome > Northwest Face
 278
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a C1 Trad, Aid 23 pitches
The Nose Yosemite NP > … > El Capitan > Southwest Face of El Cap
 298
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a C2 Trad, Aid 31 pitches
The Direct North Ridge w/ G… Central-E Casca… > Stuart-Enchantm… > Mt Stuart
 118
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a Trad, Alpine 20 pitches
Mithril Dihedral High Sierra > 14 - Whitney &… > Mt. Russell
 99
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a Trad, Alpine 6 pitches
Igor Unchained Southern Sierra > … > Needles > Witch
 301
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a Trad 3 pitches
Center Route S Platte > Cathedral Spire… > Cynical Pinnacle
 286
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a Trad 3 pitches
The Yellow Spur Boulder > … > Redgarden Wall > Redgarden - Tower One
 876
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a Trad 6 pitches
Rock Wars Red River Gorge > Long Wall
 316
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Trad
Casual Route Alpine Rock > … > Long's Peak > Diamond
 395
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Trad, Alpine 7 pitches
Third Pillar, Regular Route Sierra Eastside > Lee Vining Cany… > Dana Plateau
 273
5.10- 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Trad 5 pitches
Illusion Dweller Joshua Tree NP > … > Sentinel > Sentinel - W Face
 646
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Trad
Thin Ice Southern Sierra > … > Needles > Sorcerer
 223
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Trad 3 pitches
Beckey-Chouinard Canada > … > Howser Towers > S Howser Tower
 130
5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b Trad, Alpine 15 pitches
The Headache Zion NP > Mount Carmel Tu… > Headache Area
 280
5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b Trad 3 pitches
Supercrack of the Desert Moab Area > Indian Creek > Supercrack Buttress
 910
5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b Trad 3 pitches
Stolen Chimney Moab Area > Fisher Towers > Ancient Art
 990
5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b A0 Trad, Aid 4 pitches
Jah Man Moab Area > Castle Valley > Sister Superior Group
 477
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b Trad 5 pitches
The Scenic Cruise Gunnison > … > N Rim Routes > N Chasm View Wall
 166
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b Trad 13 pitches
El Matador Devil's Tower > W Face
 176
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b Trad 5 pitches
Fine Jade Moab Area > Castle Valley > Rectory
 404
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c Trad 5 pitches
Positive Vibrations High Sierra > 02 - The Sawtoo… > Incredible Hulk
 189
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c Trad, Alpine 12 pitches
Pervertical Sanctuary Alpine Rock > … > Long's Peak > Diamond
 212
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c Trad, Alpine 6 pitches
The Vampire Tahquitz & Suic… > … > (f) W Face Bulg… > Upper Bulge Routes
 148
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c Trad 4 pitches
The Grand Wall Canada > … > Chief > Grand Wall Area
 259
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c A0 Trad, Aid 9 pitches
The Naked Edge Boulder > … > Redgarden Wall > Redgarden - Tower Two
 265
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c Trad 6 pitches
Amarillo Sunset Red River Gorge > Pendergrass-Mur… > N 40
 308
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c Sport
Wunsch's Dihedral S Platte > Cathedral Spire… > Cynical Pinnacle
 146
5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- 23 E4 5c Trad 4 pitches
Levitation 29 Southern Nevada > … > 12-Oak Creek Ca… > Eagle Wall
 404
5.11b/c 6c+ 23 VIII- 24 E4 6a Trad, Sport 9 pitches
Atlantis Southern Sierra > … > Needles > Sorcerer
 83
5.11+ 7a 24 VIII 24 E4 6a PG13 Trad 4 pitches
Shune's Buttress Zion NP > Red Arch Mtn
 107
5.11+ 7a 24 VIII 24 E4 6a Trad 8 pitches
Namaste Zion NP > … > S Fork of Taylor > Namaste Wall
 214
5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a Sport
Twinkie Red River Gorge > Phantasia
 192
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a Sport
Time Wave Zero Mexico > … > El Potrero Chico > Timewave Buttress
 215
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a Sport 23 pitches
The Original Route Southern Nevada > … > 11-Juniper Canyon > Rainbow Wall
 161
5.12- 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a Trad 14 pitches

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