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Rock Climbing Photo: Summit of Lotus Flower Tower


Member Since: Aug 6, 2012
Last Visit: 4 hours ago
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Point Rank: # 478
Total Points: 1,535
Last Year: 485
Last 30 Days: 160
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nelsras is in the Partner Finder and is open to climbing with new people.
Personal: Lives in Fillmore, UT, 37 years old, Male
Favorite Climbs: Monkey Finger 5.12a (ZNP), Lotus Flower Tower (NWT), Space Lord 12c (Maple); Stairway to Heaven WI5 (Provo), Desert Shield C3 (ZNP), Black Elk 5.11(Winds), Fine Line 5.11 (perch)
Other Interests: My wife and three awesome boys
Personal/Favorite web site: none specified
Likes to climb: Trad, Sport climbs
Trad:  Leads 5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a  Follows 5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
Sport:  Leads 5.12c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b  Follows 5.12c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b
Aid:  Leads C3  Follows C4
Ice:  Leads WI5  Follows WI6
Mixed:  Leads M6  Follows M7
More information:
Notable Ascents

Multi-Pitch Routes


VI 5.9 C1 (23) Regular Northwest Face--Half Dome--YNP '03 (~10hrs)-

V 5.10 C3 (10) Swoop Gimp or Be Dust--ZNP--2013 (w/ Bjorn Rasmussen)
V 5.10 C2+ (9) Crack in the Cosmic Egg--ZNP-- 2013(w/ Brandon Eyre)
V 5.10 C2+ Lovelace--ZNP--'05 (w/ Aaron Marshall)
V 5.10+ C2 (12) Bustle Tower Club International--Cirque of Unclimbables--NWT, CD--'05 (w/ Brandon Eyre)
V 5.11 C2 Sheer Lunacy--ZNP--'05 (w/ Aaron Marshall)
V 5.10 (18) Lotus Flower Tower SE Face--Cirque of Unclimbables--NWT, CD--'05 (w/ Brandon Eyre) ~10 hrs to summit
V 5.9 C1 (9) Moonlight Buttress--ZNP--'04 (w/ Matt Horrocks)
V 5.10 C3+ (11) Cosmic Trauma--ZNP--'04 (w/ Brandon Eyre)
V 5.9 C3 (9) Desert Shield---ZNP--'03---(SOLO)
V 5.9 C2+ (9) Lunar Ecstacy---ZNP--'03--(SOLO)

IV 5.12 (9) Monkeyfinger--ZNP '07 (w/ Brandon Barlow)
IV 5.11c (7) Shune's Buttress--ZNP 2016 (w/ Jeff Salow)
IV 5.11 (10) Fine Line--Elephant's Perch 2007 (w/ Brandon Barlow)
IV 5.11a (12) Positive Vibrations--High Sierra--Hulk 2016 (w Jeff Salow)
IV 5.11- (10) Black Elk--Warbonnett--Wind Rivers, WY 2011 (w/ Brandon Eyre)
IV 5.10+ R (10) Feather Buttress--Warbonnett--Wind Rivers, WY 2014 (w/Bjorn)
IV 5.10+ (6) Polish Route--Hulk--High Sierra, 2016 (w/ Jeff Salow)
IV 5.10c (10) Iron Messiah--ZNP '01 (w/ Jared Nielson)
IV 5.10 C2 (8) Space Shot--ZNP '01 (w/ Brandon Eyre)
IV 5.10 C2 (8) Touchstone Wall--ZNP '02 (w/ Matt Horrocks)
IV 5.10 (12) Red Dihedral--Hulk--High Sierra, 2016 (w/ Jeff Salow)
IV 5.10 (13) East Buttress--El Cap '04 w/ Matt Horrocks
IV 5.9+ (12) Black Orpheus--Red Rocks, NV 2012 (w/ Bjorn Rasmussen)
IV 5.9 A0 (11) East Buttress--Middle Cathedral Rock--YNP '04 (w/ Matt Horrocks)
IV 5.9 (12) Regular Route--Fairview Dome--Tuolomne '03 (1hr 50min)--(w/ B. Eyre)
IV 5.9 (12) Northeast Buttress--Higher Cathedral--YNP 2003 (~4.5hrs)--(w/ B. Eyre)
IV 5.9 (11) North Face Center/Ecclesiastes--Mitchell Peak, Wind Rivers, WY 2011 (w/ Brandon Eyre)
IV 5.8+ (9) Chrimson Chrysalis-- Red Rcoks, NV 2012 (w/ Bjorn Rasmussen)
IV 5.8 (11) Northeast Face--Pingora--Wind Rivers, WY '06 (w/ Brandon Eyre)
IV 5.8 C2 (9) Prodigal Son---ZNP--'03--(SOLO)

III 5.12- (5) Corner Route--Tombstones* '02 (w/ Aaron Sheldon)
III 5.11+ A0 (9) S-Crack/Coyne Var. to S Direct--LCC '02 (w/ Brandon Eyre)
III 5.11b (3) The North Face---Castleton '02 (W/ Matt Horrocks)
III 5.11a (5) El Matador--Devil's Tower, WY '03 (w/ Brandon Eyre)
III 5.11a (4/5) Fine Jade---The Rectory* '02, '12 (w/ Aaron Sheldon)
III 5.11a (4) Lightning Bolt Cracks---North Sixshooter '02 (w/ Brandon Eyre)
III 5.10 A0 (7) Primrose Dihedrals--Moses (w/ Brandon Eyre)
III 5.10d (6) Serenity Crack to Sons of Yesterday-- Royal Arches--YNP '04 (w/ Matt Horrocks)
III 5.10+ (6) In Search of Suds--Washer Woman--CNP '02 w/ Brandon Eyre
III 5.10+ (4) Vision Quest--King of Pain--Bridgerjacks* '02 (w/ Aaron Sheldon)
III 5.10c (5) Jah Man*-- Sister Superior '01, '12 (w/ Brandon Eyre)
III 5.10b (4) Belle Fourche Butress--Devil's Tower, WY '03 w/ Brandon Eyre
III 5.10a (4) Vertical Smile--Lone Peak, Ut '04 (w/ Scott Paxman)
III 5.10a A0 (6) Arm and Hammer*--Middle Bell Tower '01 (w/ Matt Horrocks)
III 5.10a (4/5) Triple Overhangs--Lone Peak '02 (w/ Brandon Eyre)
III 5.10a (4) Tulgey Wood--Devil's Tower, WY '03-(rope solo)
III 5.10 C1(4) Standing Rock---Original Route--Canyonlands '02 w/ Brandon Eyre
III 5.10 (7) Lucky Streaks--Fairview Dome--Tuolomne '03 (~3hrs) w/ Brandon Eyre
III 5.10 (4) Lonely Vigil---The Lighthouse* '02 (w/ Aaron Sheldon)
III 5.10 (10) Tingey's Torture--LCC '02 (w/ Matt Horrocks)
III 5.9+R (9) Standard Thumb--to--S Direct*--LCC '00 (w/ Brandon Eyre)
III 5.9+ A0 (4) Honeymoon Chimney---The Priest--'02 (w/ Matt Horrocks)
III 5.9+ (5) Poseidon Adventure---The Lighthouse* '02 (w/ Aaron Sheldon)
III 5.9+ (4) Kor-Ingalls Route---Castleton Tower* '00 (w/ Scott Paxman)
III 5.9 (7) Mountaineer's Route--Elephants Perch 2007 (w/ Brandon Barlow)
III 5.9 (5) Central Pillar of Frenzy--Middle Cathedral Rock--YNP '04 w/ Matt Horrocks
III 5.9 C2 (4) Cabin Fever--Promised Land--Logan '03 --solo
III 5.9 (7) Johny Vegas-- to--1st three pitches of Solar Slab*--RR '00
III 5.9 (5) Assembly Line--Devil's Tower, WY '03 (rope solo)
III 5.9 (4) North Chimney---Castleton--'02 (w/ Aaron Sheldon)
III 5.9 (5) Center Thumb--Lone Peak '02 (w/ Brandon Eyre)
III 5.8 (3) Black Magic--Red Rocks, NV 2012 (w/ Bjorn Rasmussen)
III 5.8 (7) Frogland--Red Rocks--'02
III 5.8 (5) Braille Book--Higher Cathedral Rock--YNP '03 (w/ Brandon Eyre)
III 5.6 (12) West Slabs--Mt. Olympus '03--(free solo)
III 5.7 (9) Standard Thumb--LCC '01 (w/ Scott Paxman)
III 5.6 (10) East Ridge--Wolf's Head--Wind Rivers 2014 (w/Bjorn)

II 5.11 R (2) Hoop Dancer--Hummingbird Spire--w/ Jeff Salow '16
II 5.11a (3) Cryptogamic Forest, Wisdom tooth--Swell, UT '14 (w/Bjorn)
II 5.10d R (3) The Dorsal Fin--LCC, UT '07 (w/ Brandon Barlow)
II 5.10b R (3) The Fin Arete--LCC, UT '07 (w/ Brandon Barlow)
II 5.10 C1 (3) The Lightbulb--Swell, UT '14 (w/ Bjorn)
II 5.9+ (4) Mr Dubo's Wild Ride--Summit Block Rock--Sedona, AZ '05 (w/ Brandon Eyre)
II 5.9+ (5) The Mace Original Route--Sedona AZ '05 (w/ Brandon Eyre)
II 5.8 (3) The Answer--Lone peak, UT (w/ Scott Paxman)
II 5.8 A0 (4) Stolen Chimney--Ancient Arts--Fisher Towers, UT '01
II 5.8 (5) Pentapitch--LCC* '01 (w/ Matt Horrocks)
II 5.8 (3/4) Lowe Route--Lone Peak '02 (w/ Brandon Eyre)
II 5.7 (6) Olive Oil---Red Rocks, NV '02 (w/ Matt Horrocks)
II 5.7 (5) Schoolroom Route(direct)--LCC, UT '02
II 5.7 (5) Outside Corner--JHCOB--BCC, UT '02
II 5.6 (4) Lotta Balls---Red Rocks '02 (w/ Matt Horrocks)
II 5.10a (6) Tingey's Terror--LCC, UT '02

Trad (single Pitch)

5.12 Two Scoops, IC '07 (2nd try)
5.12a/b Swedin-Ringle, IC '02 (2nd try)
5.12- Mad Hatter, IC '16 (2nd try)
5.12- Sting, IC '16
5.12- Broken Tooth, IC '03 (2nd try)
5.12- Not That Funny, IC '09 2nd try
5.12- Comic Relief, IC '11 (os)
5.12- Way Rambo, IC (os) '08
5.12- T-Bones Tonight, IC (os)
5.11+/5.12- Quarter of a Man, IC '03 (2nd try)
5.11+/5.12- Desert Vaurnet, IC '05 (os)

5.11+ Coyne Crack, IC '02
5.11+ Fingers in a Light Socket, IC '01
5.11+ Polygrip, IC '02 os
5.11+ Layaway Plan, IC (os) '08
5.11+ Annukai, IC '07 (os)
5.11+ Road Soda, IC '07 (os)
5.11+ Slot Machine, IC '05 (os)
5.11+ Spagetti Western, IC '11 (os)
5.11+ Nine Lives, IC '10 (os)
5.11+ King Cat, IC '10 2nd try
5.11+ Dos Hermanos, IC '05 (os)
5.11+ Amaretto Corner, IC '05 (os)
5.11c Crack of Doom--City of Rocks '01 (ox)

Sport

5.12c Jackknifed--Maple, UT '14
5.12c Captain Rehab--Chuckawalla, St George, UT '10
5.12c Chips Ahoy--Logan, UT '01
5.12b/c Solar Power--Logan, UT '16
5.12b/c Space Lord--Maple, ut '07
5.12b/c Just A Little Something--Maple, UT 2014
5.12b/c Summer Resort--Logan, UT '01

5.12b Meaty Bone--Snow Canyon, UT 2013
5.12b Picking Sumo's Nose, Welcome Springs, UT 2013
5.12b Detachment--Parowan, UT '12
5.12b Dancing Katchinas--Parowan, ut '11 (os)
5.12b Afterglow--Maple, ut '08
5.12b Sweat Peas--Maple, ut '07
5.12b Dancing Fox--Turtle Wall, St George, UT '01
5.12b Minnowmaker--Logan, UT '01

5.12a/b Cement Shoes--Massacre Rocks, ID '01
5.12a/b The Oboe--Logan, UT '00
5.12a/b Nuclear Fingers--Logan, UT '00

5.12a Sundance--Logan, UT '16
5.12a Cobble Almighty--Maple, flash, 2014
5.12a Whiskey on the South Bound--Maple, OS, 2014
5.12a Beaten Into Submission--Maple, 2013
5.12a Never Go Right--Maple, 2013 (2nd try)
5.12a Forbiddance--Maple, 2013 (os)
5.12a Pilgramage--Chuckawall. St george, ut '10
5.12a As the Jerks Fly--Chuckawalla, St George, UT '10
5.12a The Big Calm--Maple, UT '08
5.12a The Put Down--Maple, ut '08
5.12a Meadow Muffin--Rock Canyon, UT 2006 (2nd Try)
5.12a Lunchables--Maple, ut
5.12a Manifest Destiny--Crawdad, St George, UT '07
5.12a White Soul Power--Utah Hills '07/'08 (os)
5.12a Second Coming--Chuckawalla, St George, UT '05
5.12a 49 Maple, UT '05
5.12a Zoaster Toaster--Maple, UT '05
5.12a Still Waiting--Chuckawalla, St George, UT
5.12a Tortuga--Turtle Wall, St George, UT '02
5.12a All Chalk No Action--LCC, UT
5.12a One Hand Clapping--Zen Wall, St George, Ut '01
5.12a Teanova--AF, UT 2003
5.12a Sandstonter Reverse--GVG, ST George, UT '01
5.12a Adios Amigos--Logan, UT '00
5.12a Notamatic* Logan, UT '01
5.12a Limestone Cowboy--Logan, UT '00

Photo Albums by nelsras    
Out There
Sinestra 5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- 23 E4 5c
  Oct 16, 2016
Revenge of the Rock Gods 5.10c/d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
  Oct 15, 2016
Coyote Essence 5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- 23 E4 5c
  Oct 15, 2016
Positive Vibrations 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
  Jul 21, 2016 - Led every pitch. w/ Jeff
TO-DO LIST
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Gary's Bulge 5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b
Touch The Tip 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
Dogface 5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a
Picking Sumo's Nose 5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b
Falling Asians 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
Warming fire to dry out after soloing Bullion Falls and Cascade Falls.  Soloed Bullion falls 2015  Soloed Cascade Falls 2015  Myself on Cobble Cruncher, Maple 2001  Myself on Yellow Rapture, Maple, 2001 
One More Cup of Coffee 5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b
Minnowmaker 5.12a/b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6a
Betagraphic 5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a
Babe-a-licious 5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
Adios Amigos 5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
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Theivin My Pocket 5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c  Suggests: 5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
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