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Flop, The

5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b (1 p) 

Colorado : Lyons : ... : Observatory Rock

w/George & Mike

Mar 16, 2014

The Glass Bead Game

5.11- 6c 22 VIII+ 22 E3 5c (1 p) 

Colorado : Lyons : ... : Observatory Rock

TR again, creepy route

Mar 16, 2014

Mineral Secretion

5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b (1 p) 

Colorado : Lyons : ... : Observatory Rock

w/ George Mike & Bernie

Mar 16, 2014

Punch Line

5.10- 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a (1 p) 

Colorado : Lyons : ... : Observatory Rock

w/ Mike George, & Bernie

Mar 16, 2014

January Playmate

5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c (1 p) 

Colorado : Eldorado Canyon SP : Hawk-Eagle Ridge

w/ Bernie

Mar 9, 2014

January Rush

5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c PG13 (1 p) 

Colorado : Eldorado Canyon SP : Hawk-Eagle Ridge

Follow Bernie, nice lead scary traverse into playmate

Mar 9, 2014

Werner Brothers' Roof

5.9- 5c 17 VI 16 HVS 4c PG13 (1 p) 

Colorado : Eldorado Canyon SP : Hawk-Eagle Ridge

w/ Bernie

Mar 9, 2014

Self Abuse

5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b (1 p) 

Colorado : Eldorado Canyon SP : Hawk-Eagle Ridge

w/ Bernie a #3 blue camolot fits nicely at the lip

Mar 9, 2014

Peters Out - Roof Variation

5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b (1 p) 

Colorado : Eldorado Canyon SP : Hawk-Eagle Ridge

follow Bernie

Mar 9, 2014

Brother Jug

5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a (1 p) 

Colorado : Eldorado Canyon SP : Hawk-Eagle Ridge

follow Bernie

Mar 9, 2014

PWS Corner

5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b (2 p) 

Colorado : Lyons : ... : Kenny Mt. North

w/Bernie

Jan 19, 2014

Winter Dreams / Gene and George's Excellent Adventure

5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b (3 p) 

Colorado : Lyons : ... : December Wall

w/Bernie

Dec 15, 2013

Life After James

5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c (3 p) 

Colorado : Lyons : ... : December Wall

w/Bernie P1

Dec 15, 2013

Backflip

5.9- 5c 17 VI 16 HVS 4c (4 p) 

Colorado : Lumpy Ridge : The Bookmark

w/ Bernie

Nov 30, 2013

High Noon (submitted as Shangri-La Slab)

5.10a/b 6a+ 19 VI+ 19 E2 5b (1 p) 

Colorado : Lyons : ... : Shangri-La Slab

w/George

Mar 2, 2013

Slablander

5.11b/c 6c+ 23 VIII- 24 E4 6a (1 p) 

Colorado : Lyons : ... : Shangri-La Slab

w/George Flashed it!

Mar 2, 2013

Slablander Var.

5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b (1 p) 

Colorado : Lyons : ... : Shangri-La Slab

w/George Flashed it, cleaned up several exfoliating foot and hand holds off. Thought I was on route.

Mar 2, 2013

Yegg

5.10- 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a (1 p) 

Colorado : Lyons : ... : Third Band

Follow George, he used the tree.

Mar 2, 2013

Pepper

5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b (1 p) 

Colorado : Lyons : ... : Field of Dreams

w/Mike Endicott

Feb 2, 2013

Change Up

5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a (1 p) 

Colorado : Lyons : ... : Field of Dreams

w/Mike Endicott, Great route, we tag teamed it to the top.

Feb 2, 2013

Irish Spring

5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a PG13 (1 p) 

Colorado : Flatirons : ... : Fiddlehead

w/GeorgeB & MikeE moved to crack from arete 2/3 way up still nice

Jan 26, 2013

A Shadow Sickness

5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a (1 p) 

Colorado : Flatirons : ... : Fiddlehead

w/GeorgeB and MikeE used 2 hex's at start

Jan 26, 2013

Midnight Cowboy

5.12a/b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6a (1 p) 

Colorado : Boulder : ... : Midnight Rock

w/MikeE lead going around the 12b section, later TR that w/o falls, but could not TR the top 11d.

Jan 19, 2013

Crack a Smile

5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a (1 p) 

Colorado : Boulder : ... : Midnight Rock

w/MikeE we TRed this, remember the right foot before the long reach with the left.

Jan 19, 2013

Weather Report

5.9- 5c 17 VI 16 HVS 4c (1 p) 

Colorado : Boulder : ... : Midnight Rock

w/MikeE follow

Jan 19, 2013

Bullet

WI3+ M6+ (1 p) 

Colorado : CO Ice & Mixed : ... : Hallett Peak - mixed/ice

w/SteveT Did as 2 pitches, I lead P1. Froze my ass off.

Dec 28, 2012

Holier than Thou

5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- 23 E4 5c (1 p) 

Colorado : Flatirons : ... : Third Flatiron

w/ GeorgeB

Dec 21, 2012

Doctor Merkwurdigliebe

5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c (1 p) 

Colorado : Flatirons : ... : Third Flatiron

w/GeorgeB

Dec 21, 2012

All Mixed Up

WI4- R (4 p) 

Colorado : CO Ice & Mixed : ... : Thatchtop Mt (SE aspect)

w/James I lead P1,2

Dec 15, 2012

Short Takes

5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b (2 p) 

Colorado : Lyons : ... : December Wall

w/ Mike Endicott

Oct 20, 2012

Already Died Once

5.10- 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a (2 p) 

Colorado : Lyons : ... : Raven's Roost

w/ Mike E

Oct 14, 2012

Center Route

5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a (3 p) 

Colorado : South Platte : ... : Cynical Pinnacle

w/ PeterY

Sep 30, 2012

The Enthusiast aka Guided by Voices

5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a (2 p) 

Colorado : Lyons : ... : Rapids Rock

w/GeorgeB

Sep 22, 2012

Forget the Bolts

5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b (2 p) 

Colorado : Lyons : ... : Piz Cengalo

FA w/GeorgeB it might be a little harder than 5.10

Sep 22, 2012

Pilots 3 Mayday!

5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b (2 p) 

Colorado : Lyons : ... : Burn Baby

w/Steve Towne

Sep 20, 2012

Alien Hot Rod

5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c (1 p) 

Colorado : Lyons : ... : Area 51

w/MikeE could not make the 11b move? 11d maybe

Sep 15, 2012

North Face

5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c (2 p) 

Colorado : Lyons : ... : Desdemona

w/MikeE 1 fall @ 2nd bolt doh!

Sep 15, 2012

Oasis Red

5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a (1 p) 

Colorado : Lyons : ... : Desdemona

w/MikeE nice position

Sep 15, 2012

Elanor

5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b (1 p) 

Colorado : Lyons : ... : Desdemona

w/MikeE

Sep 15, 2012

Northwest Arete

5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a (1 p) 

Colorado : Lyons : ... : Desdemona

w/MikeE

Sep 15, 2012

Witchway Arete

5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a (1 p) 

Colorado : Estes Park Valley : ... : Wizard's Gate

w/MikeE

Sep 9, 2012

Riding with the Ravens

5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c (1 p) 

Colorado : Estes Park Valley : ... : Wizard's Gate

w/MikeE

Sep 9, 2012

Crystal Staircase

5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a (1 p) 

Colorado : Estes Park Valley : ... : Wizard's Gate

w/MikeE

Sep 9, 2012

Dead End

5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a (1 p) 

Colorado : Estes Park Valley : ... : Wizard's Gate

w/MikeE

Sep 9, 2012

The Guillotine

5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- 23 E4 5c (1 p) 

Colorado : Estes Park Valley : ... : Wizard's Gate

w/MikeE (flash)

Sep 9, 2012

Wizard's Path

5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c (1 p) 

Colorado : Estes Park Valley : ... : Wizard's Gate

w/MikeE (Flash)

Sep 9, 2012

Riding with the Ravens

5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c (1 p) 

Colorado : Estes Park Valley : ... : Wizard's Gate

w/MikeE (Flash)

Sep 9, 2012

Dark Horse

5.10b/c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b (1 p) 

Colorado : Estes Park Valley : ... : Wizard's Gate

w/MikeE

Sep 9, 2012

Kornerstone Edge

5.7+ 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b PG13 (3 p) 

Colorado : Estes Park Valley : ... : Deville 3

w/steve

Sep 1, 2012

Deville 3

5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b (2 p) 

Colorado : Estes Park Valley : ... : Deville 3

w/steveT

Sep 1, 2012

Parallel Universe

5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c PG13 (3 p) 

Colorado : Estes Park Valley : ... : Deville 3

w/SteveT If there were only 3 bolts on it instead of what 6, I'd rate it much harder.

Sep 1, 2012

No More War

5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a (1 p) 

Colorado : Estes Park Valley : ... : Combat Rock

w/JustinC follow

Aug 25, 2012

Lizzard Warrior

5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b (1 p) 

Colorado : Estes Park Valley : ... : Combat Rock

w/JustinC lead 1 fall

Aug 25, 2012

Forrest Finish

5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b (8 p) 

Colorado : Alpine Rock : ... : The Diamond

w/DanC D7 to FF

Aug 19, 2012

Kor Route

5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a R (7 p) 

Colorado : Alpine Rock : ... : Cathedral Wall

w/Justin

Aug 4, 2012

UFO

5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a PG13 (1 p) 

Colorado : Lyons : ... : Area 51

w/JustinC

May 5, 2012

Government Conspiracy

5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a (1 p) 

Colorado : Lyons : ... : Area 51

w/Justin

May 5, 2012

Red Scare

5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a (2 p) 

Colorado : Lyons : ... : Area 51

TR

May 5, 2012

Will Chevy Slab

5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- 23 E4 5c (1 p) 

Colorado : Lyons : ... : Observatory Rock

w/DanC

Apr 28, 2012

The Glass Bead Game

5.11- 6c 22 VIII+ 22 E3 5c (1 p) 

Colorado : Lyons : ... : Observatory Rock

TR, creepy, there are no good holds at crux.

Apr 28, 2012

99% Pure

5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a (1 p) 

Colorado : Lyons : ... : Observatory Rock

w/DanC

Apr 28, 2012

Punch Line

5.10- 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a (1 p) 

Colorado : Lyons : ... : Observatory Rock

w/DanC

Apr 28, 2012

Skin Mechanic

5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a (1 p) 

Colorado : Lyons : ... : Observatory Rock

w/DanC

Apr 28, 2012

Flop, The

5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b (1 p) 

Colorado : Lyons : ... : Observatory Rock

W/DanC Dan lead

Apr 28, 2012

The Princess Tried

5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c (2 p) 

Colorado : Lyons : ... : The Cliffs of Insanity

w/Mike Endicott fall at crux, hidden hold on right

Apr 21, 2012

R.O.U.S.

5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a (1 p) 

Colorado : Lyons : ... : The Cliffs of Insanity

w/MikeE go left at top and is 5.8

Apr 21, 2012

Butter Cup

5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c (1 p) 

Colorado : Lyons : ... : The Cliffs of Insanity

w/MikeE

Apr 21, 2012

Post-Op

5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b PG13 (1 p) 

Colorado : Lyons : ... : Arch of Titus

w/ Mike Endicott

Apr 14, 2012

The Arch of Titus

5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c (1 p) 

Colorado : Lyons : ... : Arch of Titus

w/Mike Endicott

Apr 14, 2012

The Notch Couloir

5.4 4a 12 IV 10 VD 3c Mod. Snow (1 p) 

Colorado : CO Ice & Mixed : ... : Long's Peak/Mt. Meeker Cirq...

w/Steve Towne, the summit was nice

Mar 29, 2012

The Cavity

5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b (1 p) 

Colorado : Lumpy Ridge : ... : J-Crack Slab Area

3-4 leads myself on other occasions, follow Will this day

Mar 25, 2012

Mission Impossible

5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a (2 p) 

Colorado : Lumpy Ridge : ... : J-Crack Slab Area

w/Will

Mar 25, 2012

Femp

5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a (3 p) 

Colorado : Lumpy Ridge : ... : J-Crack Slab Area

w/Will

Mar 25, 2012

Fascist Drill in the West

5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c (1 p) 

Colorado : Lumpy Ridge : ... : J-Crack Slab Area

Was going to lead but did not see the pins under roof so TRed. Nxt time traverse left low.

Mar 25, 2012

Quintet

5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b (1 p) 

Colorado : Boulder Canyon : Coney Island

w/GeorgeB

Feb 25, 2012

Mnemonic Plague

5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a (1 p) 

Colorado : Lyons : ... : December Wall

w/MattA clipped 2 bolts on face above

Feb 19, 2012

I Promise Not To Cam In Your Mouth

5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a (2 p) 

Colorado : Lyons : ... : December Wall

w/MattA did not do 2nd pitch was pretty dirty and a R rating, so my grade is for P1 solid 5.9R.

Feb 19, 2012

Caesar's

5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b (2 p) 

Colorado : Lyons : ... : December Wall

w/MattA, did the bolt start this time.

Feb 19, 2012

Winter Dreams / Gene and George's Excellent Adventure

5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b (3 p) 

Colorado : Lyons : ... : December Wall

w/MattA, still as good as the first time

Feb 19, 2012

The Problem of Pain

5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a (2 p) 

Colorado : Lyons : ... : Wailing Wall

w/ GeorgeB

Jan 21, 2012

Intermezzo

5.9- 5c 17 VI 16 HVS 4c (1 p) 

Colorado : Lyons : ... : Wailing Wall

w/ GeorgeB actually I though this climb was better than 'ok', not as easy as it looks.

Jan 21, 2012

Union with Earth

5.10b/c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b (1 p) 

Colorado : Boulder : ... : Midnight Rock

flash w/Dan

Jan 14, 2012

Meltdown

5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b (1 p) 

Colorado : Boulder : ... : Midnight Rock

follow Dan

Jan 14, 2012

The Engine

5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b (1 p) 

Colorado : Boulder : ... : Midnight Rock

follow Dan, this climb has dangerous ledge below diff placement, watch out!

Jan 14, 2012

Midnight Express

5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b (1 p) 

Colorado : Boulder : ... : Midnight Rock

Flash w/DanC

Jan 14, 2012

Where Eagles Dare

5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b (3 p) 

Colorado : Boulder Canyon : ... : Main Wall

w/DanC date??

Jan 1, 2012

Smack That Bitch Up

5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c (1 p) 

Colorado : Golden : ... : The Highlands aka Highlande...

w/DanC flash

Nov 19, 2011

Herb-A-Med-Veg-A-Matic

5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c (1 p) 

Colorado : Golden : ... : The Highlands aka Highlande...

w/DanC flash

Nov 19, 2011

Neo-Quasi Bugaloo

5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b (1 p) 

Colorado : Golden : ... : The Highlands aka Highlande...

w/DanC flash

Nov 19, 2011

Job Security

5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- 23 E4 5c (2 p) 

Colorado : Golden : ... : The Highlands aka Highlande...

w/DanC P1 flash, P2 fall at top, ending my flash streak doh!

Nov 19, 2011

Learning to Crawl

5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a (1 p) 

Colorado : Golden : ... : The Highlands aka Highlande...

w/DanC flash

Nov 19, 2011

Vergin' on Perversion

5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a R (4 p) 

Colorado : Boulder : ... : Mickey Mouse Wall

w/ Justin, red point 1st pitch. Continued on Perv.

Nov 12, 2011

Perversion

5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a (3 p) 

Colorado : Boulder : ... : Mickey Mouse Wall

w/ Justin, very windy Lead P2 & P3

Nov 12, 2011

Telegraph Road

5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c (2 p) 

Colorado : Lyons : ... : December Wall

w/Justin in 1 pitch, 2 hangs.

Nov 6, 2011

Life After James

5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c (3 p) 

Colorado : Lyons : ... : December Wall

w/ Justin redpoint all pitches

Nov 6, 2011

The Petit Gully

M5+ (6 p) 

Colorado : CO Ice & Mixed : ... : Loch Vale & uphill

w/Steve did 2 pitches then bail on time. P3 looked wild.

Nov 3, 2011

Captain Beyond

5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b (5 p) 

Colorado : Boulder : ... : Mickey Mouse Wall

w/Dan, I lead P2 flash

Oct 22, 2011

Beagle's Ear

5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c (2 p) 

Colorado : Boulder : ... : Mickey Mouse Wall

w/Dan, I lead P2, 2 falls at crux, doh!

Oct 22, 2011

Three Old Farts Young at Heart

5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b R (3 p) 

Colorado : Eldorado Canyon SP : ... : Redgarden - Tower One

w/DanC My lead (flash), entered from lower part of Psychosis.

Oct 15, 2011

Grandmother's Challenge

5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b (2 p) 

Colorado : Eldorado Canyon SP : ... : Redgarden - Lumpe to the to...

W/DanC follow Dan's flash in one pitch

Oct 15, 2011

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