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Zack Wentz is in the Partner Finder and is open to climbing with new people. Best times to climb: Anytime in the month of June.
Personal: Lives in Bishop, CA, 24 years old, Male
Favorite Climbs: Long moderate multi-pitches, alpine climbs, walls with plenty of exposure, etc
Other Interests: Forest science, music, adventure, ecological restoration, outdoor leadership, cooking, storm chasing
Personal/Favorite web site: none specified
Likes to climb: Trad, Sport, TR, Gym climbs
Trad:  Leads 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a  Follows 5.12c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b
Sport:  Leads 5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c  Follows 5.12c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b
Aid:  Leads C1  Follows C1
Ice:  Leads WI3  Follows WI5
More information:
1st year apprentice mountain guide at Sierra Mountain Center based out of Bishop, CA. AMGA SPI certified and Rock Guide course completed. I'm new to the area and am looking at getting on some longer High Sierra climbs, longer free climbs in the Valley or Tuolumne, or learning some basic aid to get experience on some easier big walls in the Valley. Message me if you're interested in climbing together!
Photo Albums by Zack Wentz    
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Out There
Secret Passage 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
  Oct 15, 2017
NORTH NORTH ARETE 5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a
  Sep 4, 2017 - Swapped leads w/ Nick Hindley.
Sisyphus Summits  5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
  Aug 14, 2017 - Swapped leads and linked all pitches rated less than 5.10a w/ Dima
Angel's Crest 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
  Jul 10, 2017 - Climbed w/ Harvey swinging leads. Led even numbered pitches
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Handcracker Direct 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
Monkey Space 5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
Weather Or Not... 5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b
NORTH NORTH ARETE 5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a
West Ridge 5.4 4a 12 IV 10 VD 3c
Southwest Rib 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
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Smith Rock Group Traverse 5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a A0+ X
Sky Dive 5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
Sacrilege 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
Lord of the Drink 5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a
The Gift 5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b
Full approximate outline of the route. Image edited from general Smith Rock Group photo.  Zack stoked about doing the FA of the traverse!  Bryan stoked about doing the FA of the traverse!  Arrowpoint from atop the Platform.  View of traverse from top of West Tower to true summit of west tower of Smith Summit. 
Diedre 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Easy Skankin' (5.10 variation) 5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b
West Overhang 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
Swanson Arete 5.5 4b 13 IV+ 11 MS 4a
The Young and the Rackless 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
Merry Men 5.11- 6c 22 VIII+ 22 E3 5c  Suggests: 5.11a/b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
Santiam Highway Ledges 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a  Suggests: 5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b R
Sidekick 5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b  Suggests: 5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
Kigijiushi 5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b  Suggests: 5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
Sunshine Breakfast 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a  Suggests: 5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b
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