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James Hicks

Grand Junction, CO
37 years old · Male

Member Since
May 16, 2012
Last Visit: Jun 10, 2019
131 Points
Point Rank: #5,383 Details

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Best Times to Meet: Weekends, afternoons
Likes Trad, Sport, Tr, Gym
Leads Follows
Trad 5.10c 5.11d
Sport 5.11b 5.12a
Aid C1 C2
Ice WI2 WI5
Mixed M3 M5
Other Interests
Canyoneering, trail running, backpacking
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Comments View All 44

Apr 30, 2019
Great route, although the crux move feels a weeee bit tougher than .11 a/b to me. Since you are grabbing su… View Comment
Apr 3, 2019
What are the chances of snagging a spot on a Friday night big enough for a small camper? I know the spots b… View Comment
Jul 2, 2018
Tough, techy feeling start to a good rest with a fun layback finish. Not too bad for such a short route. I… View Comment
Jul 2, 2018
Just to echo previous comments, don't mess up the second clip. The start of this route is pretty legit and… View Comment
May 24, 2017
At the risk of sounding like a weenie, I must agree with this comment above. This thing is mighty stout for… View Comment
Nov 14, 2016
Pretty sweet route. We ended up taking the line in the 2012 picture. I think it enables you to protect the… View Comment

Forum Messages View All 119

MountainProject.com - the site > iPhone & Android App Feedback
Reply: Can't down load photos
Jun 1, 2017 In this order... Log out, delete app, reinstall app, log back in. That seems to fix it. View Message
Regional > Wyoming, Montana, Dakotas
Reply: Hand/fist and other cracks in the Black Hills?
Jun 1, 2017 https://www.mountainproject.com/v/dakota-illinois/106501501 View Message
MountainProject.com - the site > iPhone & Android App Feedback
Reply: App Feedback
May 14, 2017 Thanks dude! View Message
MountainProject.com - the site > iPhone & Android App Feedback
Reply: App Feedback
May 14, 2017 From what I can see the iOS version does look rad. I just have a couple trips coming up real soon and we were greatly relying on MP for several reasons. And since I delete… View Message
MountainProject.com - the site > iPhone & Android App Feedback
Reply: App Feedback
May 14, 2017 I have android not iOS so there is no new app yet. We got it to work on iOS but the android version is still pretty useless at the moment.  View Message
MountainProject.com - the site > iPhone & Android App Feedback
Reply: App Feedback
May 14, 2017 Hmmm...I still can't download a single photo. Which makes the situation worse than it was yesterday. Doesn't matter what area I try to download, no images will show up. View Message

Route Scores View All 326

5.10- 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 19
Unknown Pillar
Trad, Sport
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 111
Sweet Sunday Serenade
Trad 3 pitches
5.11- 6c 22 VIII+ 22 E3 5c
 254
North Face
Trad 3 pitches
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 200
Waves
Sport 2 pitches
5.10- 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 8
Dike Pinch
Trad, Sport
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
 518
Jah Man
Trad 5 pitches
Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
Unknown Pillar Grand Junction… > … > Access Fund Tra… > Sunday Wall
Avg:  19
James:
5.10- 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Trad, Sport
Sweet Sunday Serenade Grand Junction… > … > Access Fund Tra… > Sunday Wall
Avg:  111
James:
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Trad 3 pitches
5.9
North Face Moab Area > Castle Valley > Castleton Tower
Avg:  254
James:
5.11- 6c 22 VIII+ 22 E3 5c Trad 3 pitches
Waves Needles Of Rush… > … > S Seas > Shipyard Rock
Avg:  200
James:
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Sport 2 pitches
Dike Pinch Grand Junction… > … > Access Fund Tra… > Sunday Wall
Avg:  8
James:
5.10- 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Trad, Sport
5.10
Jah Man Moab Area > Castle Valley > Sister Superior Group
Avg:  518
James:
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b Trad 5 pitches
5.10c