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Theater of Shadows

5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b (4 p) 

Idaho > City of Rocks > Steinfell's Dome

Lead. Lots of fun, great views, most of route is 5.1-5.3 with a couple of harder sections up to 5.5.

May 5, 2017

Big Time

5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b (4 p) 

Idaho > Castle Rocks > ... > Castle Rock - South Face

Lead. Really fun route on stellar rock - swapping leads with Dirk.

May 4, 2017

The Road Back Home

5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b (1 p) 

Idaho > Castle Rocks > ... > Warrior Rock

Lead. Fun climbing on great rock!

May 4, 2017

Little Time

5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b (2 p) 

Idaho > Castle Rocks > ... > Castle Rock - South Face

Lead. Easily linked first 2 pitches with a 60m rope (200', 21 bolts) - more like 5.5, or maybe 5.6-.

May 3, 2017

Thirteen Warriors

5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b (1 p) 

Idaho > Castle Rocks > ... > Warrior Rock

Lead. Lots of fun, but way easier than 5.7 (what the guide book calls it)!

May 3, 2017

Tail Feather

5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a (1 p) 

Idaho > City of Rocks > Flaming Rock

Lead. Thought I was climbing the 1st pitch of Raindance- lol - thought it a really hard 5.7+!

May 2, 2017

Raindance

5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b (2 p) 

Idaho > City of Rocks > Flaming Rock

Lead. Totally missed the 1st pitch, loved the 2nd.

May 2, 2017

FRANKLIN'S TOWER

5.5 4b 13 IV+ 11 MS 4a (1 p) 

Washington > Okanogan > ... > West Wall

Lead. Really fun route! Enjoyed it even more this time. Perfect mix of bolts and cams.

Apr 26, 2017

7 Year Itch

5.7+ 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b (2 p) 

Arizona > Mount Lemmon (Santa Catalin... > ... > Tall Wall

Lead. Just did 1st pitch - harder start eases up for sustained slab climbing.

Feb 19, 2016

Southwest Slope

3rd 1- 1 I 1 M 1a (1 p) 

Wyoming > Wind River Range > ... > Fremont Peak

Fun climb - highlight was the glacier summit view to the N. Found some 3.9 slab sections on way up.

Aug 6, 2015

The Golden Bough

5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b (1 p) 

Washington > Okanogan > ... > Little Pine Rock

Easier than Moondance.

Aug 2, 2014

B.O.B.

5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c (2 p) 

Washington > Northeast Corner & Spokane > ... > West Face

Adventurous route! Two 170' long pitches (5.7 and 5.1) to the top of Big Rock. Lots of fun.

Jul 20, 2014

Southeast Face (aka Southern Comfort)

5.5 4b 13 IV+ 11 MS 4a (1 p) 

Washington > Northeast Corner & Spokane > ... > East Face

Fun - good warmup and intro to this fine area.

Jul 20, 2014

Highland Malt

5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c (1 p) 

Washington > Northeast Corner & Spokane > ... > South Face

Sustained climbing on nicely featured rock

Jul 20, 2014

NW Ridge

5.2 3 8 II 8 D 2c (4 p) 

Washington > Okanogan > ... > Mt Remmel

6 hours from high camp to summit and back, just in time for a horrendous hail and lightening storm!

Aug 10, 2011

Prime Rib of Goat

5.9- 5c 17 VI 16 HVS 4c (11 p) 

Washington > Okanogan > ... > Goat Wall

Party of 5 - simul leads and follows - views great, but rock only so-so and surely not a classic

Sep 13, 2008

Basic Black

5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a (1 p) 

North America > Canada > ... > (b) Red Tail South

Lead / Onsight. Easy, good face, crux high - lots of bolts!

Aug 23, 1997

Just Basking

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

North America > Canada > ... > (b) East Face

Lead / Redpoint. Maybe harder than 11d crux at the top. Was my hardest climb to date.

Oct 12, 1996

Misdemeanor

5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a (1 p) 

North America > Canada > ... > (h) Penal Tower

Lead / Redpoint.

Sep 3, 1995

Back in Black

5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a (1 p) 

North America > Canada > ... > (b) Red Tail South

Lead / Onsight.

Aug 20, 1995

Krankenschwester

5.12c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b (1 p) 

North America > Canada > ... > (d) Doctors' Wall

TR.

Jun 10, 1995

Malpractice

5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b (1 p) 

North America > Canada > ... > (d) Doctors' Wall

Follow. Note length is 35m (135' and not 70' as listed here), also pro is mixed with at least 4 bolts.

Jun 10, 1995

The Dream

5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a (1 p) 

North America > Canada > ... > (e) The Turret

66' long, great gear placements.

Jun 9, 1995

The Price is Too High

5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a PG13 (1 p) 

North America > Canada > ... > (b) Red Tail South

Lead / Onsight.

Oct 22, 1994

Minor Skirmish

5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b (1 p) 

North America > Canada > ... > (d) The Grooves

Lead. crux at top

Jun 30, 1994

Sidewinder

5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b (1 p) 

North America > Canada > ... > (b) East Face

Lead / Onsight. First time I climbed it - climbed again many times over the next couple of years. Lots of sidepulls.

Jun 29, 1994

Ready to Strike

5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a (1 p) 

North America > Canada > ... > (b) East Face

Lead / Onsight. Fun corner with good placements, Probably just 5.9

Jun 29, 1994

Chameleon p2

5.10c/d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b (1 p) 

North America > Canada > ... > (b) East Face

Lead / Onsight. Did as one (35m) pitch - rapping in from the top. Hard 5.10 (original guide called it 10b)!

Jun 29, 1994

Chameleon

5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c (1 p) 

North America > Canada > ... > (b) East Face

Lead / Onsight. Did as one (35m) pitch - rapping in from the top, so missed the new start. Fun 10+

Jun 29, 1994

Primal Dream

5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b (1 p) 

North America > Canada > ... > (f) Big Tree

Lead / Onsight. Excellent climbing! P1 - 30m (10a), P2 - 25m (10a)

May 19, 1994

Table for Two

5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a (6 p) 

Arizona > Southern Arizona > ... > Table Dome

Lead. Fun enough to do a couple of times that winter long ago…

Feb 9, 1994

Paranoid Eyes

5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b (1 p) 

Washington > Northeast Corner & Spokane > ... > Pictograph Rock

Lead / Onsight. Fun route, probably the best on this little crag.

Oct 6, 1993

Tribal Boundaries

5.10- 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a (1 p) 

Idaho > City of Rocks > Flaming Rock

Lead / Onsight. A classic! (Back when it had only 5 bolts.)

Aug 31, 1993

FDC

5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a (1 p) 

Idaho > City of Rocks > ... > Decadent Wall

Lead / Onsight. My first 5.10 lead, remember it being fun and not very hard.

Jun 30, 1993

Sex, Drugs and Rock & Roll

5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c (1 p) 

Idaho > City of Rocks > ... > Decadent Wall

Lead / Onsight. 10+ crux near the top (between 5th and 6th bolts)

Jun 30, 1993

South Face

5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c (8 p) 

Colorado > Alpine Rock > ... > Petit Grepon

Lovely spot - had it to ourselves...

Aug 13, 1978

Arrow Final

5.5 4b 13 IV+ 11 MS 4a PG13 (3 p) 

Africa > South Africa > Table Mountain

w/ Leon

Dec 14, 1976

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