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Classic Climbs for All Locations


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

AI2-3 Steep Snow
 104
Liberty Ridge
Ice, Snow, Alpine
WI2-3 Steep Snow
 97
North Ridge
Ice, Snow, Alpine
V2 5+ R
 134
White Rastafarian
Boulder
5.4 4a 12 IV 10 VD 3c
 212
West Ridge
Trad, Alpine
Canada > … > Bugaboos > Pigeon Spire
5.4 4a 12 IV 10 VD 3c
 792
East Face (Standard)
Trad 8 pitches
5.4 4a 12 IV 10 VD 3c
 308
Owen Spalding
Trad, Alpine 3 pitches
5.4 4a 12 IV 10 VD 3c R
 100
Wham Ridge
Trad, Alpine 10 pitches
5.5 4b 13 IV+ 11 MS 4a
 596
Upper Exum Ridge
Trad, Alpine 12 pitches
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b Mod. Snow
 143
West Ridge
Trad, Snow, Alpine
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b WI4-5 M3
 100
Black Dike
Mixed, Ice 3 pitches
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b
 1,143
High Exposure
Trad 2 pitches
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b
 346
East Ridge
Trad, Alpine 10 pitches
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b
 1,197
Southeast Buttress
Trad, Alpine 5 pitches
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 1,102
Rewritten
Trad 6 pitches
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 506
Durrance
Trad 6 pitches
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b R
 857
Snake Dike
Trad 8 pitches
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 255
Lower Exum Ridge
Trad, Alpine 6 pitches
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 734
Corrugation Corner
Trad 3 pitches
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 424
Whitney Gilman Ridge
Trad, Alpine 5 pitches
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 312
East Buttress
Trad, Alpine 11 pitches
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 150
Irene's Arete
Trad, Alpine 7 pitches
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 157
South Face
Trad, Alpine 12 pitches
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c PG13
 349
Moby Grape
Trad, Alpine 7 pitches
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 651
Playin' Hooky
Sport 4 pitches
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 455
South Face
Trad, Alpine 8 pitches
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c C1
 203
The Moonlight Buttress (Clean Aid)
Trad, Aid 10 pitches
5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 234
Northeast Face
Trad, Alpine 12 pitches
5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 684
Crimson Chrysalis
Trad 9 pitches
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 108
Pratt's Crack
Trad
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 449
Outer Space
Trad 6 pitches
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 419
Bonnie's Roof
Trad 2 pitches
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 873
Epinephrine
Trad 13 pitches
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 313
Flower of High Rank
Trad
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a C1
 289
Regular Northwest Face of Half Dome
Trad, Aid 23 pitches
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a C2
 321
The Nose
Trad, Aid 31 pitches
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a
 313
Igor Unchained
Trad 3 pitches
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a
 295
Center Route
Trad 3 pitches
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a
 123
The Direct North Ridge w/ Gendarme
Trad, Alpine 20 pitches
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a
 104
Mithril Dihedral
Trad, Alpine 6 pitches
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a
 895
The Yellow Spur
Trad 6 pitches
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 411
Casual Route
Trad, Alpine 7 pitches
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 344
Rock Wars
Trad
5.10- 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 283
Third Pillar, Regular Route
Trad 5 pitches
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
 693
Illusion Dweller
Trad
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
 229
Thin Ice
Trad 3 pitches
5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b
 948
Supercrack of the Desert
Trad 3 pitches
5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b
 137
Beckey-Chouinard
Trad, Alpine 15 pitches
5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b A0
 1,045
Stolen Chimney
Trad, Aid 4 pitches
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
 497
Jah Man
Trad 5 pitches
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
 179
El Matador
Trad 5 pitches
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
 175
The Scenic Cruise
Trad 13 pitches
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
 443
Fine Jade
Trad 5 pitches
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
 198
Positive Vibrations
Trad, Alpine 12 pitches
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
 154
The Vampire
Trad 4 pitches
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
 216
Pervertical Sanctuary
Trad, Alpine 6 pitches
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c A0
 274
The Grand Wall
Trad, Aid 9 pitches
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
 278
The Naked Edge
Trad 6 pitches
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
 331
Amarillo Sunset
Sport
5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- 23 E4 5c
 152
Wunsch's Dihedral
Trad 4 pitches
5.11b/c 6c+ 23 VIII- 24 E4 6a
 444
Levitation 29
Trad, Sport 9 pitches
5.11+ 7a 24 VIII 24 E4 6a
 118
Shune's Buttress
Trad 8 pitches
5.11+ 7a 24 VIII 24 E4 6a PG13
 86
Atlantis
Trad 4 pitches
5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a
 220
Namaste
Sport
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
 242
Time Wave Zero
Sport 23 pitches
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
 200
Twinkie
Sport
5.12- 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
 171
The Original Route
Trad 14 pitches
5.12c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b
 87
Chain Reaction
Sport
5.12+ 7c 28 IX 27 E6 6b
 70
The Moonlight Buttress (Free)
Trad 10 pitches
Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
Liberty Ridge Southwest Cascades > Mt Rainier
 104
AI2-3 Steep Snow Ice, Snow, Alpine
North Ridge Northwest Region > N Cascades > Mt Baker
 97
WI2-3 Steep Snow Ice, Snow, Alpine
White Rastafarian Joshua Tree NP > … > Outback Bouldering > White Rastafarian Bou…
 134
V2 5+ R Boulder
West Ridge Canada > … > Bugaboos > Pigeon Spire
 212
5.4 4a 12 IV 10 VD 3c Trad, Alpine
East Face (Standard) Boulder > … > North > Third Flatiron
 792
5.4 4a 12 IV 10 VD 3c Trad 8 pitches
Owen Spalding Grand Teton NP > Grand Teton
 308
5.4 4a 12 IV 10 VD 3c Trad, Alpine 3 pitches
Wham Ridge Alpine Rock > … > Grenadiers > Vestal Peak
 100
5.4 4a 12 IV 10 VD 3c R Trad, Alpine 10 pitches
Upper Exum Ridge Grand Teton NP > Grand Teton
 596
5.5 4b 13 IV+ 11 MS 4a Trad, Alpine 12 pitches
West Ridge Northwest Region > … > Boston Basin > Forbidden Peak
 143
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b Mod. Snow Trad, Snow, Alpine
Black Dike NH Ice & Mixed > - Franconia Notch > Cannon Ice Climbs
 100
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b WI4-5 M3 Mixed, Ice 3 pitches
High Exposure Gunks > Trapps > i. High E
 1,143
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b Trad 2 pitches
East Ridge Wind River Range > Cirque of the T… > Wolfs Head
 346
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b Trad, Alpine 10 pitches
Southeast Buttress Yosemite NP > … > Cathedral Peak > Southeast Slopes
 1,197
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b Trad, Alpine 5 pitches
Rewritten Boulder > … > Redgarden Wall > Redgarden - Lumpe to…
 1,102
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad 6 pitches
Durrance Devils Tower > Durrance Approach
 506
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad 6 pitches
Snake Dike Yosemite NP > … > Half Dome > Southwest Face
 857
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b R Trad 8 pitches
Lower Exum Ridge Grand Teton NP > Grand Teton
 255
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad, Alpine 6 pitches
Corrugation Corner Lake Tahoe > … > Main Formation > Main Wall
 734
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad 3 pitches
Whitney Gilman Ridge Cannon Cliff > 1. Whitney-Gilman Area
 424
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad, Alpine 5 pitches
East Buttress High Sierra > 14 - Whitney &… > Mt Whitney
 312
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad, Alpine 11 pitches
Irene's Arete Grand Teton NP > Disappointment Peak
 150
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad, Alpine 7 pitches
South Face High Sierra > 12 - Kearsarge… > Charlotte Dome
 157
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad, Alpine 12 pitches
Moby Grape Cannon Cliff > 4. Moby Grape Area
 349
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c PG13 Trad, Alpine 7 pitches
Playin' Hooky Golden > Clear Creek Canyon > Creek Side
 651
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Sport 4 pitches
South Face Alpine Rock > RMNP - Rock > Petit Grepon
 455
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad, Alpine 8 pitches
The Moonlight Buttress (Cle… Zion NP > Moonlight Buttress
 203
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c C1 Trad, Aid 10 pitches
Northeast Face Wind River Range > Cirque of the T… > Pingora
 234
5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad, Alpine 12 pitches
Crimson Chrysalis Southern Nevada > … > 11-Juniper Canyon > Cloud Tower
 684
5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad 9 pitches
Pratt's Crack Sierra Eastside > … > Scheelite Canyo… > Pratt's Crack / Dihed…
 108
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Trad
Outer Space Central-E Casca… > … > Snow Creek Area > Snow Creek Wall
 449
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Trad 6 pitches
Bonnie's Roof Gunks > Trapps > i. High E
 419
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Trad 2 pitches
Epinephrine Southern Nevada > … > 16-Black Velvet… > Black Velvet Wall
 873
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Trad 13 pitches
Flower of High Rank Tahquitz & Suic… > Suicide Rock > (u) Northeast Buttress
 313
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Trad
Regular Northwest Face of H… Yosemite NP > … > Half Dome > Northwest Face
 289
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a C1 Trad, Aid 23 pitches
The Nose Yosemite NP > … > El Capitan > Southwest Face
 321
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a C2 Trad, Aid 31 pitches
Igor Unchained Southern Sierra > … > Needles > Witch
 313
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a Trad 3 pitches
Center Route S Platte > Cathedral Spire… > Cynical Pinnacle
 295
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a Trad 3 pitches
The Direct North Ridge w/ G… Central-E Casca… > Stuart-Enchantm… > Mt Stuart
 123
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a Trad, Alpine 20 pitches
Mithril Dihedral High Sierra > 14 - Whitney &… > Mt Russell
 104
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a Trad, Alpine 6 pitches
The Yellow Spur Boulder > … > Redgarden Wall > Redgarden - Tower One
 895
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a Trad 6 pitches
Casual Route Alpine Rock > … > Long's Peak > Diamond
 411
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Trad, Alpine 7 pitches
Rock Wars Red River Gorge > Long Wall
 344
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Trad
Third Pillar, Regular Route Sierra Eastside > Lee Vining Cany… > Dana Plateau
 283
5.10- 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Trad 5 pitches
Illusion Dweller Joshua Tree NP > … > Sentinel > Sentinel - W Face
 693
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Trad
Thin Ice Southern Sierra > … > Needles > Sorcerer
 229
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Trad 3 pitches
Supercrack of the Desert Moab Area > Indian Creek > Supercrack Buttress
 948
5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b Trad 3 pitches
Beckey-Chouinard Canada > … > Howser Towers > S Howser Tower
 137
5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b Trad, Alpine 15 pitches
Stolen Chimney Moab Area > Fisher Towers > Ancient Art
 1,045
5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b A0 Trad, Aid 4 pitches
Jah Man Moab Area > Castle Valley > Sister Superior Group
 497
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b Trad 5 pitches
El Matador Devils Tower > W Face
 179
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b Trad 5 pitches
The Scenic Cruise Gunnison > … > N Rim Routes > N Chasm View Wall
 175
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b Trad 13 pitches
Fine Jade Moab Area > Castle Valley > Rectory
 443
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c Trad 5 pitches
Positive Vibrations High Sierra > 02 - The Sawtoo… > Incredible Hulk
 198
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c Trad, Alpine 12 pitches
The Vampire Tahquitz & Suic… > … > (f) W Face Bulg… > Upper Bulge Routes
 154
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c Trad 4 pitches
Pervertical Sanctuary Alpine Rock > … > Long's Peak > Diamond
 216
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c Trad, Alpine 6 pitches
The Grand Wall Canada > … > Chief > Grand Wall Area
 274
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c A0 Trad, Aid 9 pitches
The Naked Edge Boulder > … > Redgarden Wall > Redgarden - Tower Two
 278
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c Trad 6 pitches
Amarillo Sunset Red River Gorge > Pendergrass-Mur… > N 40
 331
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c Sport
Wunsch's Dihedral S Platte > Cathedral Spire… > Cynical Pinnacle
 152
5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- 23 E4 5c Trad 4 pitches
Levitation 29 Southern Nevada > … > 12-Oak Creek Ca… > Eagle Wall
 444
5.11b/c 6c+ 23 VIII- 24 E4 6a Trad, Sport 9 pitches
Shune's Buttress Zion NP > Red Arch Mountain
 118
5.11+ 7a 24 VIII 24 E4 6a Trad 8 pitches
Atlantis Southern Sierra > … > Needles > Sorcerer
 86
5.11+ 7a 24 VIII 24 E4 6a PG13 Trad 4 pitches
Namaste Zion NP > … > S Fork of Taylor > Namaste Wall
 220
5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a Sport
Time Wave Zero Mexico > … > El Potrero Chico > Timewave Buttress
 242
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a Sport 23 pitches
Twinkie Red River Gorge > Phantasia
 200
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a Sport
The Original Route Southern Nevada > … > 11-Juniper Canyon > Rainbow Wall
 171
5.12- 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a Trad 14 pitches
Chain Reaction Central Oregon > Smith Rock > (k) The Dihedrals
 87
5.12c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b Sport
The Moonlight Buttress (Free) Zion NP > Moonlight Buttress
 70
5.12+ 7c 28 IX 27 E6 6b Trad 10 pitches

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