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Member Since: Apr 30, 2006
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Personal: Lives in leeds, ut, Female
Favorite Climbs: Matthes Crest, Temple to T-bolt traverse, Evolution Traverse, E Ridge of Wolf's Head
Other Interests: trail running, death marches, abandoned buildings, canyons, data analytics, public radio, indie films, dirt/enduro bike rides
Personal/Favorite web site: none specified
Likes to climb: Trad climbs
Trad:  Leads 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b  Follows 5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
More information:
(aka SSQ in summit registers)

Prefer long multi-pitch rock routes, especially granite alpine traverses, but I also trail run, hike and bike (mostly if I'm injured). Open to new partners for crags, multi-pitch, alpine rock routes, and canyons. In general I work weekdays, but I also work remotely so I am flexible on climbing location as long as there's an internet connection on the days I have to work. Usually spend summers somewhere close to alpine routes.

2010 Exploits
2011 Exploits

Note: I stopped logging sport and bouldering routes, but my trad ticks are current.

Photo Albums by fossana    
Out There
Led by Sheep 5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b
  Nov 24, 2016 - led even pitches with Chris H
Cowboy Ridge 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
  Nov 19, 2016 - soloed
Community Pillar 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
  Nov 13, 2016 - 5.9 handcrack variation on P3; led odd pitches with John S
Dodgeball 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
  Nov 12, 2016 - led odd pitches with John S
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Mithril Dihedral 5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a
Dark Star 5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
Positive Vibrations 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
Direct North Buttress 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b PG13
West Arete 5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c PG13
Michael Strassman Memorial Route 5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b
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Island in the Sky Traverse Easy 5th 1+ 3 I 5 M 1c
Cirque of the Towers Traverse 5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b
Southwest Chute 5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b
East Arete 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Tenmile Traverse 4th 1 2 I 2 M 1b
route namesake  looking toward the road  inspiring much confidence in the bolts  summit view 2  summit view 1 
Sour Mash 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
Sphincter Quits 5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a PG13
Whodunit 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
Matthes Crest Traverse - South to North 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
Moon Goddess Arete 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
C'est La Vie 5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- 23 E4 5c  Suggests: 5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a
Chicken Lips 5.10a/b 6a+ 19 VI+ 19 E2 5b  Suggests: 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
West Buttress 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a  Suggests: 5.10- 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
Bird on a Wire 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a  Suggests: 5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a
Rainbow Buttress 5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c  Suggests: 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
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