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RyderS Stroud

Dali, Yunnan Province, CN
26 years old · Male

Member Since
Sep 7, 2011
Last Visit: 4 days ago
1,445 Points
Point Rank: #553 Details

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Likes Trad, Sport, Gym
Leads Follows
Trad 5.12b 5.12d
Sport 5.12c 5.13a
Aid C1 C3
Ice WI4 WI5
Boulders V4
Favorite Climbs
Mount Stuart, North Ridge (Cascades), Back to the Primitive (Liming, Yunnan, China), The Passenger (Washington Pass), The Hitchhiker (Washington Pass)
Other Interests
pretending to be Chinese
Personal / Fav Site
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More Info
Currently living in a van and climbing in west China; semi-based out of Dali, Yunnan. If you're down for exploring new routes and areas out on the frontier, drop me a line!


5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 89
Mithril Dihedral
Trad, Alpine 6 pitches
Easy 5th 1+ 3 I 5 M 1c Mod. Snow X
 4
North East Ridge
Trad, Snow, Alpine
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 12
Winter Route
Trad, Alpine 7 pitches
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b WI2 M1 Mod. Snow
 26
U-Notch Couloir
Trad, Mixed, Ice, Snow, Alpine
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 57
Southeast Face
Trad, Alpine 13 pitches
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
 53
Dark Star
Trad, Alpine 16 pitches
Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
Mithril Dihedral High Sierra > 14 - Whitney an… > Mt. Russell
 89
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Trad, Alpine 6 pitches
North East Ridge High Sierra > 13 - Shepherd Pass > Mt. Williamson
 4
Easy 5th 1+ 3 I 5 M 1c Mod. Snow X Trad, Snow, Alpine
Winter Route High Sierra > 14 - Whitney an… > Lone Pine Peak
 12
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad, Alpine 7 pitches
U-Notch Couloir High Sierra > 09 - Palisades… > N Palisade
 26
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b WI2 M1 Mod. Snow Trad, Mixed, Ice, Snow, Alpine
Southeast Face High Sierra > 04 - Ritter and… > Clyde Minaret
 57
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad, Alpine 13 pitches
Dark Star High Sierra > 09 - Palisades… > Temple Crag
 53
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b Trad, Alpine 16 pitches

Ticks View All 60

5.12b/c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b A0
 1
Elephant Riders
Apr 4, 2018 · Lead. Hard climbing and outrageous exposure!
Trad, Aid 3 pitches
5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a
 18
The Passenger
Aug 23, 2017 · Traverse felt light years harder than the boulder problem! Bring your ninja footwork!
Trad, Alpine 7 pitches
5.11- 6c 22 VIII+ 22 E3 5c
 36
The Hitchhiker
Aug 22, 2017 · Everything was awesome. Amazing alpine rock!
Trad, Alpine 9 pitches
5.10b/c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
 26
Clean Break
Aug 20, 2017 · Lead. Bottom is fun. The middle is very alpine-y: lots of hollow rock and blocks. Still a great adventure!
Trad, Alpine 15 pitches
5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- 23 E4 5c
 10
Serpentine Crack
Aug 19, 2017 · Lead. Awful, bushy, wandering first pitch. But the next two pitches were great fun!
Trad, Alpine 4 pitches
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
 168
Positive Vibrations
Jul 16, 2016 · So good! So good! So good! 3 routes that weekend on the Hulk!
Trad, Alpine 12 pitches
Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
Elephant Riders China > … > Dinner Wall > Cretaceous area
 1
5.12b/c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b A0 Trad, Aid 3 pitches
Apr 4, 2018 · Lead. Hard climbing and outrageous exposure!
The Passenger Northwest Region > … > Washington Pass > S Early Winters Spire
 18
5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a Trad, Alpine 7 pitches
Aug 23, 2017 · Traverse felt light years harder than the boulder problem! Bring your ninja footwork!
The Hitchhiker Northwest Region > … > Washington Pass > S Early Winters Spire
 36
5.11- 6c 22 VIII+ 22 E3 5c Trad, Alpine 9 pitches
Aug 22, 2017 · Everything was awesome. Amazing alpine rock!
Clean Break Northwest Region > … > Silver Star and… > Juno Tower
 26
5.10b/c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b Trad, Alpine 15 pitches
Aug 20, 2017 · Lead. Bottom is fun. The middle is very alpine-y: lots of hollow rock and blocks. Still a great adventure!
Serpentine Crack Northwest Region > … > Washington Pass > Liberty Bell
 10
5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- 23 E4 5c Trad, Alpine 4 pitches
Aug 19, 2017 · Lead. Awful, bushy, wandering first pitch. But the next two pitches were great fun!
Positive Vibrations High Sierra > 02 - The Sawtoo… > Incredible Hulk
 168
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c Trad, Alpine 12 pitches
Jul 16, 2016 · So good! So good! So good! 3 routes that weekend on the Hulk!

Tick Breakdown

Pitches Routes Days Out
90 Days 3 1 1
Last Year 38 5 5
5 Years 149 47 33
All Time 174 60 45

Where RyderS Climbs