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Name Rating Location Comments Tick Date

Golden Arms

5.13c 8a+ 30 X- 31 E7 7a (1 p) 

Colorado > Durango > ... > Euro Boulder

Dec 12, 2017

Government Shutdown

V6 7A (1 p) 

Colorado > Durango > ... > Ship's Prow

Dec 3, 2017

Blue Gramma

5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- 23 E4 5c (1 p) 

Utah > Moab Area > ... > Blue Gramma Cliff

Lead / Onsight.

Nov 5, 2017

Super Twerk

5.12d 7c 28 IX 28 E6 6b (1 p) 

Colorado > Durango > ... > Headbanger's Wall

It would get 4 stars, but its wet majority of the year.

Jun 18, 2017

Pretty Hate Machine

5.12c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b (1 p) 

Colorado > Rifle Mountain Park > The Arsenal

May 25, 2017

Street Knowledge

5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b (1 p) 

Colorado > Rifle Mountain Park > Ruckman Cave

May 25, 2017

Bitchez Direct

5.13c 8a+ 30 X- 31 E7 7a (1 p) 

Colorado > Durango > ... > Country Club Cave

Apr 12, 2017

Sacred Traverse

5.12d 7c 28 IX 28 E6 6b V7 7A+ (1 p) 

Colorado > Durango > ... > Euro Boulder

1 min 57 sec

Nov 6, 2016

Wet Dream

5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a (1 p) 

Colorado > Golden > ... > Wall of the '90s

Sep 5, 2016

Direct Route

5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b R (10 p) 

Colorado > Flatirons > ... > First Flatiron

Sep 4, 2016

Night Moves

5.12 7b+ 27 VIII+ 26 E6 6b (1 p) 

Colorado > Durango > ... > Headbanger's Wall

Aug 21, 2016

Hand Me the Canteen, Boy

5.12d 7c 28 IX 28 E6 6b (1 p) 

Colorado > Rifle Mountain Park > The Sapper Cave

Aug 18, 2016

Right El Sapper

5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b (1 p) 

Colorado > Rifle Mountain Park > The Sapper Cave

Jul 23, 2016

Easy Skankin'

5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b (1 p) 

Colorado > Rifle Mountain Park > Anti-Phil Wall

Lead / Flash.

Jul 22, 2016

Sweatpants in Public

5.13b/c 8a+ 29 X- 30 E7 6c (1 p) 

Colorado > Durango > ... > Futurescape Wall (Roof Area...

Lead / Redpoint. That was a crazy process!!

Jun 29, 2016

A Modern Day Interpretation of Mig's Arete/Swallow Arete

5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b (7 p) 

Colorado > Gunnison > ... > SOB Gully (skier's left sid...

Lead / Onsight.

May 13, 2016

Valhalla

5.12+ 7c 28 IX 27 E6 6b (2 p) 

Colorado > Durango > ... > Apple Cider

From the ground at easy to remember. Great route.

Apr 27, 2016

Stargazer

5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b (1 p) 

Colorado > Durango > ... > Stargazer

Lead. 3 for 3.

Apr 23, 2016

Electric

5.11+ 7a 24 VIII 24 E4 6a (1 p) 

Utah > Moab Area > ... > Power Wall

Lead.

Mar 26, 2016

Shooter McGavin

5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b (1 p) 

Colorado > Durango > ... > Right Side

Lead / Onsight.

Mar 12, 2016

The Bear

5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c (1 p) 

Colorado > Durango > ... > Bedrock

The short 1st pitch. 2 #6 would of been nice.

Feb 21, 2016

Dihedrus

5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b (1 p) 

Colorado > Shelf Road > Cactus Cliff

One of my first sport routes.

Jan 15, 2016

Sparkle In The Rain

5.12c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b (1 p) 

Colorado > Shelf Road > The Bank

2nd go

Jan 14, 2016

Incredible Weather

5.12c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b (1 p) 

Colorado > Shelf Road > The Bank

flash

Jan 13, 2016

LaCholla Jackson

5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c (1 p) 

Colorado > Shelf Road > Cactus Cliff

Jan 12, 2016

Funkdemental

5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c (1 p) 

Colorado > Shelf Road > Cactus Cliff

A repeat. I did this first in 04-05

Jan 12, 2016

The French Are Here

5.12c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b (1 p) 

Colorado > Shelf Road > Cactus Cliff

Jan 12, 2016

Crynoid Corner

5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b (1 p) 

Colorado > Shelf Road > Cactus Cliff

Jan 11, 2016

Illegal Smile

5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c (1 p) 

Colorado > Shelf Road > Cactus Cliff

Jan 11, 2016

Gator Pond

5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a (1 p) 

Colorado > Durango > ... > Right Side

Dec 6, 2015

Bitchez Get Stitchez!

5.13b 8a 29 IX+ 30 E7 6c (1 p) 

Colorado > Durango > ... > Country Club Cave

I finally repeated this route.

Dec 6, 2015

El Jefe

5.13b 8a 29 IX+ 30 E7 6c (1 p) 

Colorado > Durango > ... > Futurescape Wall (Roof Area...

Sep 2, 2015

Summer of '69

5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a (1 p) 

Colorado > Durango > ... > Headbanger's Wall

I like this one better, then free tibet, a little easier, but better style.

Sep 2, 2015

Central Buttress

5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b A0+ (10 p) 

Colorado > Durango > ... > The Pope's Nose

20hrs car to car

Jul 23, 2015

Dos Hermanos

5.11+ 7a 24 VIII 24 E4 6a (1 p) 

Utah > Moab Area > ... > Donnelly Canyon

Classic.

Mar 25, 2015

Hammer and a Carrot

5.13a/b 8a 29 IX+ 29 E7 6c (1 p) 

Colorado > Durango > ... > Headbanger's Wall

ibprofen and energy drinks

Oct 14, 2014

Middle Crack

5.12- 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a (1 p) 

Utah > Moab Area > ... > Reservoir Wall

So fun!! Double thumbs up.

Sep 1, 2014

Ivory Tower

5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c (1 p) 

Colorado > Rifle Mountain Park > The Nappy Dugout

Jul 21, 2014

Slacker

5.12d 7c 28 IX 28 E6 6b (1 p) 

Colorado > Rifle Mountain Park > The Wasteland

Jul 21, 2014

Fully Automatic

5.12c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b (1 p) 

Colorado > Rifle Mountain Park > The Winchester Cave

Jul 20, 2014

Defenseless Betty

5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a (1 p) 

Colorado > Rifle Mountain Park > Project Wall

Jul 20, 2014

Rumor Has It

5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c (1 p) 

Colorado > Rifle Mountain Park > The Sapper Cave

Jul 20, 2014

Flakes, The

5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b X (14 p) 

Colorado > Gunnison > ... > South Rim Routes

I got too tired at the crux chimney. I need more big wall endurance.

May 30, 2014

Everyone Poops

5.13a 7c+ 29 IX+ 29 E6 6c (1 p) 

Colorado > Durango > ... > Headbanger's Wall

Only one knee pad. Hard heel toe cam at the crux.

Jan 15, 2014

Lats Don't Have Feelings

5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a (1 p) 

Colorado > Shelf Road > Cactus Cliff

Jan 6, 2014

Rhythm Method

5.12 7b+ 27 VIII+ 26 E6 6b (1 p) 

Utah > Moab Area > ... > Broken Tooth

00 protects the start, blue metiolius in a little pod, 0 protects the upper part of the start.

Jan 4, 2014

Legacy of the Kid

V9 7C (1 p) 

Colorado > Durango > ... > Legacy of the Kid Boulder

Dec 13, 2013

Space Boy Elroy

5.13b/c 8a+ 29 X- 30 E7 6c (1 p) 

Colorado > Durango > ... > Stargazer

Lots of fun!

Oct 29, 2013

C.T.A. Route

5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c (1 p) 

Colorado > Durango > ... > Low Angle Wall

os. A really bad crimp for the start. Really good quality pocket climbing through the blue streak.

Oct 14, 2013

El Rancho

5.13a 7c+ 29 IX+ 29 E6 6c (1 p) 

Colorado > Durango > ... > Futurescape Wall (Roof Area...

Redpoint finally. This route made my floors sticky.

Aug 17, 2013

Pistola

5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a (1 p) 

Colorado > Rifle Mountain Park > The Sno-Cone Cave

OS

Jul 23, 2013

Stargazer

5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b (1 p) 

Colorado > Durango > ... > Stargazer

Apr 8, 2013

Bitchez Get Stitchez!

5.13b 8a 29 IX+ 30 E7 6c (1 p) 

Colorado > Durango > ... > Country Club Cave

Sent it! It only took three years of breaking holds for me to send this route.

Mar 24, 2013

Noah's Ark Arete (aka Peer Pressure)

5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a (1 p) 

Colorado > Durango > ... > Futurescape Wall (Roof Area...

Cool!

Dec 6, 2012

Wild Cat

5.12- 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a (1 p) 

Utah > Moab Area > ... > Cat Wall

You need big fingers for this bad boy.

Nov 12, 2012

Buffy

5.13a/b 8a 29 IX+ 29 E7 6c (1 p) 

Colorado > Durango > ... > Futurescape Wall (Roof Area...

This could actually be pumpier and harder then Huffy.

Nov 8, 2012

Huffy

5.13a/b 8a 29 IX+ 29 E7 6c (1 p) 

Colorado > Durango > ... > Futurescape Wall (Roof Area...

Nov 8, 2012

Cobble in the Sky

5.12b/c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b (1 p) 

Utah > Maple Canyon > ... > The Arch

This is a truly great route!

Aug 29, 2012

Fingers In A Lightsocket

5.11+ 7a 24 VIII 24 E4 6a (1 p) 

Utah > Moab Area > ... > Supercrack Buttress

I sent this route yesterday. All the cams are good. You can place gear anywhere. IC splitter.

May 29, 2012

Binge and Purge

5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c (1 p) 

Utah > Moab Area > ... > Supercrack Buttress

onsight. I am a fairly big guy and I fit through the squeeze. Left shoulder in.

May 29, 2012

Goodbye Cruel World

5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a (1 p) 

Utah > Moab Area > ... > The Wall

onsight! I was fully pumped at the top.

Oct 25, 2011

Unknown finger crack L of Crappucino

5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- 23 E4 5c (1 p) 

Utah > Moab Area > ... > Fin Wall

Take a lot of small gear. Really tight fingers with good feet.

Oct 2, 2011

Barney's Crack

5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a (1 p) 

Colorado > Durango > ... > Bedrock

Aug 14, 2011

The Prow (Kit Carson)

5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c R (1 p) 

Colorado > Alpine Rock > The Crestones

Fun runouts

Aug 8, 2011

Rasta Man!!

5.12c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b (1 p) 

Colorado > Durango > ... > East Side

first tried this route in 2009. Finally sent the pos 07/12/11.

Jul 13, 2011

Fine Jade

5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c (5 p) 

Utah > Moab Area > ... > The Rectory

Jul 12, 2011

Jabba the Hutt Levitates

5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b (1 p) 

Colorado > Durango > ... > Jabba Buttress

good but strange hand jams

Oct 19, 2009

Watch Crystal Crack

5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b (2 p) 

Colorado > Durango > ... > Watch Crystal

Terrific climb.

Jun 21, 2007

Easy To Remember

5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a (1 p) 

Colorado > Durango > ... > Apple Cider

Easier then texas sucks.

Jun 21, 2007

Yosemite Crack

5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c (1 p) 

Colorado > Durango > ... > Yosemite Crack Zone (Left)

requires big gear. One of the best lines in the area.

Jun 11, 2007

North Chimney

5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a (4 p) 

Utah > Moab Area > ... > Castleton Tower

First pitch is really fun. All the other pitches are just a choss festival.

May 24, 2007

Byrd's Classic

5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c (2 p) 

Colorado > Durango > ... > Byrd's

A very commiting beginning. Be prepared for rope drag around the overhang.

May 13, 2007

Hole In One

5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c (1 p) 

Colorado > Durango > ... > Right Side

Double Kneebar at the beginning, freakin sweet.

Apr 19, 2007

Ping

5.11+ 7a 24 VIII 24 E4 6a (1 p) 

Colorado > Durango > ... > Right Side

It is all in the hips.

Apr 19, 2007

Mail Slit

5.11b/c 6c+ 23 VIII- 24 E4 6a (1 p) 

Colorado > Durango > ... > Right Side

Hard moves with good rests in between of hard moves.

Apr 19, 2007

Push-Me-Pull-You

5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a (2 p) 

Colorado > Durango > ... > Watch Crystal

Really fun.

Apr 19, 2007

Doctor Doolittle

5.11- 6c 22 VIII+ 22 E3 5c (1 p) 

Colorado > Durango > ... > Watch Crystal

Don't get tunnel vision. Stemming is a key factor in this route.

Apr 19, 2007

Porkus Non Grata

5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c (1 p) 

Colorado > Shelf Road > ... > Contest Wall

I thought this route was really fun. It is kinda cool to climb right off the boulder to a jug

Apr 11, 2007

Partners in Crime

5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a (1 p) 

Colorado > Shelf Road > ... > Free Form Wall

Apr 11, 2007

Pedestrian Gene Pool

5.11a/b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c (1 p) 

Colorado > Shelf Road > ... > Free Form Wall

Apr 11, 2007

Thirteen Engines

5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a (1 p) 

Colorado > Shelf Road > ... > Menses Prow

Apr 11, 2007

Suburbia

5.10b/c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b (1 p) 

Colorado > Shelf Road > ... > Contest Wall

Really fun

Apr 11, 2007

Squid Kid

5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a (1 p) 

Colorado > Independence Pass > ... > 3. Trailhead Wall

Really fun and long. A climber may want two ropes.

Mar 27, 2007

Twin Flakes

5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b (1 p) 

Colorado > Independence Pass > ... > 5. Iron Side Wall

Really fun. Just do this one everyone likes it.

Mar 27, 2007

Grave Line

5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a (1 p) 

Colorado > Independence Pass > ... > 4. Boulder Wall

The first move right off the ground feel like 10a.

Mar 27, 2007

Trooper Traverse

5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c PG13 (4 p) 

Colorado > Independence Pass > ... > 3. Trailhead Wall

A monitor classic and a must do.

Mar 27, 2007

Durangutan

5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b (3 p) 

Colorado > Durango > ... > Watch Crystal

Just a really fun slab lead.

Mar 27, 2007

Simians to the Sun

5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a (2 p) 

Colorado > Durango > ... > Watch Crystal

Just a must do.

Mar 27, 2007

Pigs in Zen (Tuesday's Gone)

5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b (1 p) 

Alabama > Sand Rock > Holiday Block

I did it sometime ago

Mar 27, 2007

Baby Doe

5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c (1 p) 

Colorado > Independence Pass > ... > 5. Iron Side Wall

My favorite sport warm up. All you need is feet.

Mar 27, 2007

Apes of Wrath

5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b (2 p) 

Colorado > Durango > ... > Watch Crystal

Really fun sport route.

Mar 27, 2007

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