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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

Meltdown

5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b (1 p) 

Colorado > Boulder > ... > Midnight Rock

follow Dan

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

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

Union with Earth

5.10b/c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b (1 p) 

Colorado > Boulder > ... > Midnight Rock

flash w/Dan

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Psychosis

5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b PG13 (3 p) 

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

w/DanC I lead P1 var thin crack roof on right

Oct 15, 2011

Darkness 'til Dawn

5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a (1 p) 

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

w/ DanC follow I lead P2 above OH I escaped left but did not see foot out right doh!

Oct 15, 2011

The Grand Course

5.10c/d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b (2 p) 

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

w/DanC my lead

Oct 15, 2011

Panic in the Gray Room

5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b (1 p) 

Colorado > Lyons > ... > Upper Infirmary Slabs

Flash W/Justin

Oct 9, 2011

Mûmakil

5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b (1 p) 

Colorado > Lyons > ... > Upper Infirmary Slabs

I Lead w/Justin

Oct 9, 2011

Whine and Cheese

5.10- 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a (1 p) 

Arizona > Central Arizona > ... > The Lunchbox

w/Justin Flash

Oct 9, 2011

Cyberchondrial Paranoia

5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b (1 p) 

Colorado > Lyons > ... > Upper Infirmary Slabs

Follow, slip at bottom but got crux. W/Justin

Oct 9, 2011

Haradrim

5.11+ 7a 24 VIII 24 E4 6a (1 p) 

Colorado > Lyons > ... > Upper Infirmary Slabs

TR with a lot of hanging. w/Justin

Oct 9, 2011

Little Narrows

5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b (1 p) 

Colorado > Lyons > ... > Mechanical Man

w/GeorgeB very Nice 10b face

Oct 2, 2011

Mr. Goodwrench

5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b (1 p) 

Colorado > Lyons > ... > Mechanical Man

w/GeorgeB follow

Oct 2, 2011

Hollow Be Thy Name

5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b (1 p) 

Colorado > Lyons > ... > The Monkey Skull

Flash w/Justin I did the 10c on Monkey Trial then back to this route HBTN, very nice.

Sep 25, 2011

Monkey Trial

5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b (1 p) 

Colorado > Lyons > ... > The Monkey Skull

w/Justin Flash! very cool climb I returned to HBTN for its 10b crux move.

Sep 25, 2011

Sunshine Dihedral

5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b (1 p) 

Colorado > Lyons > ... > The Monkey Skull

many times including today 9/25/11 w/Justin

Sep 25, 2011

Skull and Bones

5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b (1 p) 

Colorado > Lyons > ... > The Monkey Skull

w/Justin flash 10a

Sep 25, 2011

Empire of the Air

5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c (4 p) 

Colorado > Empire > Ra

w/GeorgeB I lead P2 and P3. For P3 I lead route to right, fell at 2nd to last bolt, due to burn.

Sep 19, 2011

Chick on the Side

5.10b/c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b (1 p) 

Colorado > Eldorado Canyon SP > ... > West Ridge - part C - Pony ...

w/DanC

Jul 9, 2011

variation to Mail Ridge

5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b (1 p) 

Colorado > Eldorado Canyon SP > ... > West Ridge - part C - Pony ...

w/DanC downclimb to get green alien ready in crux

Jul 9, 2011

Handcracker Direct

5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a (5 p) 

Colorado > Eldorado Canyon SP > ... > West Ridge - part C - Pony ...

w/DanC part of 'Mail Ridge Tower link up'

Jul 9, 2011

Hand Crack (aka White Lightning)

5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a (1 p) 

Colorado > Eldorado Canyon SP > ... > West Ridge - part D - Xanad...

w/DanC

Jul 9, 2011

Zip Code

5.11- 6c 22 VIII+ 22 E3 5c (1 p) 

Colorado > Eldorado Canyon SP > ... > West Ridge - part D - Xanad...

w/DanC Hang until I found 2 finger pocket at crux on lip

Jul 9, 2011

New Moon

5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b (1 p) 

Colorado > Lyons > ... > Raven's Roost

w/ Justin Fall at 5th bolt

Jul 4, 2011

Loose Ends

5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a (5 p) 

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

w/Dan 1st pitch to Thindependence

Jul 3, 2011

Thindependence

5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b (1 p) 

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

w/Dan

Jul 2, 2011

Visual Aids

5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b (4 p) 

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

w/DanCohn I lead P2

Jul 2, 2011

Outlander

5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b (2 p) 

Colorado > Lumpy Ridge > ... > The Pages Wall Area

w/Dan follow

Jul 2, 2011

Picadilly Circus

5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b (1 p) 

Colorado > Lumpy Ridge > The Citadel

w/Doug Otis I lead all P.

Jun 26, 2011

The Cave Exit

5.7+ 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b (1 p) 

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

w/Garrett

Jun 26, 2011

Athlete's Feat

5.11- 6c 22 VIII+ 22 E3 5c (5 p) 

Colorado > Boulder Canyon > Castle Rock

W/DanCohn be sure to tape up next time for P2. date is approx

Jun 25, 2011

The Black Crack

5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a (1 p) 

Colorado > Boulder Canyon > Castle Rock

w/DanCohn

Jun 25, 2011

Femp

5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a (3 p) 

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

w/Garrett

Jun 18, 2011

Finger Crack

V0 4 (1 p) 

Colorado > Lumpy Ridge > ... > The Book Boulders

Standing start Felt like 11a right thumbs down reach left up high thumbs UP pinch!

Jun 18, 2011

South Crack

5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b (1 p) 

Colorado > Lumpy Ridge > ... > The Book Boulders

10b?

Jun 18, 2011

Right Dihedral

5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a (3 p) 

Colorado > Lumpy Ridge > The Pear

w/ Justin

Jun 12, 2011

Mainliner

5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a (5 p) 

Colorado > Lumpy Ridge > Sundance Buttress

w/Griz

Jun 8, 2011

Tales of Power

5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c (2 p) 

Colorado > Boulder > ... > Dream Dome

P1 5 tries P2 flash w/Jeremy

May 30, 2011

Leviathan

5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a (2 p) 

Colorado > Boulder > ... > Oceanic Wall

w/ bail at last bolt, last move: yikes! w/Jeremy

May 29, 2011

Wrinkles in Time

5.9- 5c 17 VI 16 HVS 4c (2 p) 

Colorado > Boulder > ... > Dream Dome

w/Jeremy

May 29, 2011

On Ballet

5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a (3 p) 

Colorado > Boulder Canyon > ... > Main Wall

w/GregM first time climbing at this great crag wow.

May 14, 2011

Erickson's Crack

5.10c/d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b (1 p) 

Colorado > Boulder Canyon > ... > Main Wall

w/ GregM my fingers were frozen, so escaped 2/3 way up to the left.

May 14, 2011

Brain Freeze

M5+ (8 p) 

Colorado > CO Ice & Mixed > ... > Andrews Creek & The Gash

w/SteveT, no falls for me, lead P5 crux, & P3 changing gullies. Saw Andrew C on route.

May 5, 2011

Wigs on Fire

5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b R (1 p) 

Colorado > Fort Collins > ... > The South Slabs

w/James

May 1, 2011

Dirty Love

5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b (1 p) 

Colorado > Fort Collins > ... > The South Slabs

w/ James, very nice climb

May 1, 2011

Simon

5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c (4 p) 

Colorado > Fort Collins > ... > Southeast Face

w/James, follow

May 1, 2011

Jet Stream

5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b R (3 p) 

Colorado > Lumpy Ridge > Sundance Buttress

w/Justin very windy

Apr 2, 2011

Divination

5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c (3 p) 

Colorado > Boulder > ... > Lost Angel

w/GregW plus part of the direct.

Mar 25, 2011

Strange Cargo

5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c (3 p) 

Colorado > Boulder > ... > Lost Angel

w/GregW what a warm up, 1 hang

Mar 25, 2011

Hessie Chimney

WI4 M5 (2 p) 

Colorado > CO Ice & Mixed > ... > Hessie

w/Steve, very loose & scary long runouts. dont go back in spring.

Mar 24, 2011

Life After James

5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c (3 p) 

Colorado > Lyons > ... > December Wall

w/PeterY Lead P2 and P3 1 fall on P3 until I found the secret handhold.

Mar 23, 2011

Nocturne

5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b (2 p) 

Colorado > Lyons > ... > December Wall

w/PeterY Lead P1 hang to get tape off fingers.

Mar 23, 2011

A Long December

5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c (3 p) 

Colorado > Lyons > ... > December Wall

w/ GregW Greg lead crux

Mar 22, 2011

Life After James

5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c (3 p) 

Colorado > Lyons > ... > December Wall

w/GregW 1st P follow

Mar 22, 2011

Telegraph Road

5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c (2 p) 

Colorado > Lyons > ... > December Wall

w/GregW part of 2nd P Lead

Mar 22, 2011

Free Willie

5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c (1 p) 

Colorado > Boulder Canyon > Animal World

w/PeterY

Mar 20, 2011

Cannabis Sportiva

5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b (1 p) 

Colorado > Boulder Canyon > Animal World

w/PeterY

Mar 20, 2011

Joint Venture

5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c (2 p) 

Colorado > Boulder Canyon > Animal World

w/PeterY

Mar 20, 2011

Days of Future Passed aka Our Future Has Passed

5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a (1 p) 

Colorado > Boulder Canyon > Animal World

Follow PeterY

Mar 20, 2011

Art's Spar

5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b (4 p) 

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

w/Greg 1 Fall, doh!

Mar 6, 2011

The Broadmoor

5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b (6 p) 

Colorado > Estes Park Valley > ... > Mary's Bust - main buttress

w/Justin w/the 10c variation at top. Really cold and windy. R Side pull at top crux

Mar 5, 2011

Iced Tea

5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c (1 p) 

Colorado > Lyons > ... > The Acrophile

w/chrisP

Feb 20, 2011

Dead Deer Cracks

5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a (1 p) 

Colorado > Lyons > ... > The Acrophile

w/ chrisP

Feb 20, 2011

Jaws Falls

WI4 (1 p) 

Colorado > CO Ice & Mixed > ... > Moraine Park/Fern Lake Trai...

w/James good conditions

Feb 13, 2011

Martha

5.5 4b 13 IV+ 11 MS 4a WI2+ M2-3 (5 p) 

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

solo, good conditions ice @ crux's

Jan 29, 2011

Stoneman

WI4+ PG13 (1 p) 

Colorado > CO Ice & Mixed > ... > Glacier Creek Drainage incl...

w/Todd Kube I lead 1st pitch, Todd's Pitch was wet & he did awesome job.

Dec 5, 2010

Crown Molding

5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a (1 p) 

Colorado > Lyons > ... > December Wall

w/ James in Lyons

Nov 28, 2010

Door Jam

5.9- 5c 17 VI 16 HVS 4c (1 p) 

Colorado > Lyons > ... > December Wall

w/ James from Lyons

Nov 28, 2010

Caesar's

5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b (2 p) 

Colorado > Lyons > ... > December Wall

w/ James from Lyons

Nov 28, 2010

All Mixed Up

WI4- R (4 p) 

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

w/ Steve rapping route is best

Nov 23, 2010

Redguard

5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c R (6 p) 

Colorado > Eldorado Canyon SP > ... > Redgarden - S Buttress

w/ PhilP

Oct 23, 2010

Vrainavore

5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a (1 p) 

Colorado > Lyons > ... > The Coliseum

w/ Steve pumpy

Oct 11, 2010

Hollow Man

5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c (2 p) 

Colorado > Lyons > ... > The Coliseum

Oct 11, 2010

Unleash The Lions

5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b (2 p) 

Colorado > Lyons > ... > The Coliseum

Follow. w/Steve

Oct 9, 2010

The Portico

5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b PG13 (2 p) 

Colorado > Lyons > ... > The Pantheon

Lead / Onsight. w/Steve (cap America)

Oct 9, 2010

Lost in Time

5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b (2 p) 

Colorado > Lyons > ... > The Coliseum

w/Steve

Oct 9, 2010

Gladiator

5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c (3 p) 

Colorado > Lyons > ... > The Coliseum

Flash w/Steve

Oct 9, 2010

Ionic Column

5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b (1 p) 

Colorado > Lyons > ... > The Coliseum

w/Steve

Oct 9, 2010

Pondemonium

5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b (1 p) 

Colorado > Lyons > ... > Trojan Bunny Buttress

TR w/ Paul P

Oct 2, 2010

Fire On The Mountain

5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a (1 p) 

Colorado > Lyons > ... > Trojan Bunny Buttress

TR 1 fall w/PP

Oct 2, 2010

The Bucket List

5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c (1 p) 

Colorado > Lyons > ... > Trojan Bunny Buttress

follow PP

Oct 2, 2010

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