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Routes = 10
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Where has Daniel Evans been climbing?

Daniel Evans is in the Partner Finder and is open to climbing with new people.
Personal: Lives in N Scottsdale, AZ, 28 years old, Male
Favorite Climbs: none specified
Other Interests: Backpacking, backcountry skiing, trail running
Personal/Favorite web site: http://
Likes to climb: Trad, Sport, TR, Gym climbs
Trad:  Leads 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a  Follows 5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
Sport:  Leads 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b  Follows 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
More information:
I was in the Marine Corps infantry from 2007-2015 and served 2 tours in Afghanistan from 2010 - 2012. I am now studying to go to medical school and currently work as a medical scribe in a level I trauma center in central Phoenix.

I learned to climb on gear in Joshua Tree National Park in 2012 from a buddy of mine who was a mountain warfare instructor for the Marines. Shortly thereafter, I took two full-day private lessons with an AMGA guide through Bob Gaines' company to cover multi-pitch and self-rescue skills. Since then I've been predominantly trad climbing when time allows for it, and slowly but surely moving more into the alpine scene.

Safety is extremely important to me, which includes being realistic about your abilities and experience. Just because you climb hard, doesn't mean you're necessarily safe or proficient in basic systems. I have no problems climbing with or passing on what I know to beginners or those with less experience, I just want to know who I am climbing with before we rope up. I think my biggest pet peeve in meeting new climbing partners is people who advertise themselves as something they aren't.

Photo Albums by Daniel Evans    
Rock Climbing Photo: Leading Pitch 3 & what I considered to be the crux...

Red Rocks, Nevada
1 photo
Rock Climbing Photo: Leading Southern Comfort (5.8) at Christopher Cree...

1 photo
Out There
Spire Four 5.4 4a 12 IV 10 VD 3c
  Jul 7, 2017
Conn Route 5.3 3+ 10 III 9 VD 3a
  Jul 6, 2017
Torpedo 5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b
  Jun 10, 2017 - Clean
Ship Of Fools 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
  Jun 10, 2017
North Buttress 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
Southeast Face 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
North Ridge of Matthes Crest  5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Hobbit Book 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
North Face 5.4 4a 12 IV 10 VD 3c
West Pillar 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
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Route topo with pitch break down, note P1 is only a 5.0 scramble up the 3/4 divide between Spires 3 and 4. Approximate location of bolted anchors noted in red. This picture is taken from the Cathedral Spires main trail from the north side (back side) facing south. Note Spire 1 on the far right.  Elicia Hunt on the upper dihedral of Mayflower.  No hands rest.  About to pull the roof.  Book 
Bird of Fire 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
Coffin Nail 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Dark Shadows 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Group Therapy 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
Double Cross 5.7+ 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
Terminal Velocity 5.11b/c 6c+ 23 VIII- 24 E4 6a  Suggests: 5.11b/c 6c+ 23 VIII- 24 E4 6a
Rancid 5.10a/b 6a+ 19 VI+ 19 E2 5b  Suggests: 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
Torpedo 5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b  Suggests: 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
Mantle Madness 5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b  Suggests: 5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
Ocean of Night (aka Out to Grunge) 5.10b/c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b  Suggests: 5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b

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