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Mike McMahon

Little Cottonwood Canyon, UT
109 years old · Male

Member Since
Dec 16, 2006
Last Visit: Feb 23, 2019
940 Points
Point Rank: #993 Details

Mike is in the Partner Finder
Best Times to Meet: Fridays, Weekends, Evenings
Likes Trad
Leads Follows
Trad 5.10a 5.10c
Sport 5.10c 5.10d
Aid C3 C3
Ice WI4 WI5
Favorite Climbs
Mostly long routes. And Adventure Climbing: Alpine, Aid, Desert Towers, Remote Routes, First Ascents
Other Interests
Reading about climbing, talking about climbing, dreaming of climbing and climbing
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Comments View All 52

Sep 28, 2018
Steve- We also unexpectedly spent a very cold night on a rubble-strewn ledge (our 15th pitch)! We were ca… View Comment
Sep 15, 2018
Stephen- If I thought some of the pitches were rowdy and run-out with a double set of cams, I can hardly i… View Comment
Sep 15, 2018
Cool route. Even with small cams, our second pitch had some very serious runouts above non-trivial climbin… View Comment
Oct 10, 2017
Regarding that broken nut... I was sitting on that piece back in July when one of the wires very unexpected… View Comment
Sep 21, 2017
I've led this route a couple of times; it's unnecessarily dangerous. The crux seems to be clipping… View Comment
Apr 9, 2017
For those interested in the making of this photo: mikeclimbsrocks.blogspot.co… View Comment

Forum Messages View All 30

Partners > Extended Trips and International Partners
Combatant / Waddington, British Columbia: July 2017
May 1, 2017 I am looking for a competent partner (or partners) for a summer trip to the Waddington Range in two months.  I am open to route suggestions, but am most interested in some… View Message
Regional > Pacific Northwest
Reply: Anyone know of any good places to repel?
Apr 26, 2017 Fair point on the noobs. In that case, try Boulder Canyon, Calico Basin, or virtually every gym... View Message
Regional > Pacific Northwest
Reply: Anyone know of any good places to repel?
Apr 26, 2017 Anywhere with high  mosquito populations will do: The South, The Wind Rivers, The Northeast, Central America.... View Message
General > Big Wall and Aid Climbing
Reply: Zion: Dark Side of the Moon beta/topo????
Apr 13, 2017 The poster of that route in the gift shop is one of the sweetest climbing shots I've ever seen. If you manage to find (or make) a topo, please share!  View Message
Partners > Extended Trips and International Partners
Reply: Kyajo Ri, Nepal, Oct 2017
Apr 12, 2017 Ben-I attempted Kyajo Ri several years ago. A cyclone hit the area and dumped 1.5 meters of snow on us. Needless to say, that storm shut down climbing for the entire Range for… View Message
Regional > Northern Utah & Idaho
Reply: Utah Ice Conditions 2016/17
Dec 30, 2016 Oh. Was that your green laser pointer? I loved the way it was reflecting off the ice... And my eyeballs. View Message