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Ken McVicker

Aurora, CO
48 years old · Male

Member Since
Sep 18, 2002
Last Visit: Nov 25, 2017
75 Points
Point Rank: #7,924 Details

Ken is in the Partner Finder
Best Times to Meet: Wednesdays, Weekends
Likes Trad, Sport, Tr, Gym
Leads Follows
Trad 5.10b 5.11b
Sport 5.11b 5.12a
Favorite Climbs
Black Gold
Other Interests
Ski, Hike, Backpack, Mountain Bike,
More Info
Been climbing about 13 years starting about 9/2001. Live near castlewood canyon. .


Comments View All 23

Jun 8, 2016
I have bouldered here a few times but not for the past 3 years. It does get really hot in the summer, burn… View Comment
May 22, 2016
The top anchor has two bolts, one is over the top. Great climb and good holds at all clipping points. All h… View Comment
Jul 6, 2013
We did this on the 4th of July 2013. Still a bit snow at the base and above. Had to climb through a small… View Comment
Mar 15, 2012
Glad it was purchased and re-opened. They put up a guard rail where we used to park, so you have to park a… View Comment
Mar 15, 2012
I skipped the big quartz at the top and stayed right. It was definitely shaky and a bit thin for the hands… View Comment
Mar 15, 2012
I climbed this with a friend. He lead it, then I lowered him to the mid anchor. He belayed me from the gr… View Comment

Forum Messages View All 3

Partners > Nevada Partners
Reply: Nov 25 thru Dec 4 Looking for partner - AWS Re:Invent
Oct 11, 2017 I would be down for some climbing on Sunday.  What time are you planning on arriving.  I'll be flying in Saturday AM and visiting a friend for the day but can be avai… View Message
Partners > Nevada Partners
Nov 25 thru Dec 4 Looking for partner - AWS Re:Invent
Sep 22, 2017 I can be in Las Vegas area from Nov 24 thru Dec 4.  I have a conference Nov 27-Dec 1 but can do a 2-3 days before and a 2-3 days after if anyone is interested.  Anyon… View Message
Gear > Climbing Gear Discussion
Alien Wire Replacement
Jun 26, 2015 I broke a wire on a my orange alien. I went to the wilderness exchange unlimited to get a new one and they told me that they do not make the larger sized aliens any more. I w… View Message