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Kevin Stricker

Evergreen, CO
49 years old · Male

Member Since
Oct 20, 2002
Last Visit: 3 hours ago
820 Points
Point Rank: #1,480 Details

Kevin is in the Partner Finder
Best Times to Meet: Weekends and Weekday evenings
Likes Trad, Sport
Leads Follows
Trad 5.12c 5.12d
Sport 5.12d 5.13b
Boulders V8
Favorite Climbs
Airy Interludes, Free Rider, D7, Wunsch's Dihedral, Scenic Cruise.
Other Interests
Skiing and backpacking with my kids.
Member of
More Info
Love establishing new routes at Staunton State Park.


Comments View All 108

3 hours ago
Wear your soft shoes climbing. Smearing vs edging. Mythos or similar if thats your like. View Comment
Oct 16, 2021
Pitches can be linked into one, and with a 70m, you can get back down to the first anchor. P1 100’, P2 60’.… View Comment
Oct 4, 2021
Thanks for the update, Sarah. I will try to remove it this week. View Comment
Sep 20, 2021
Excellent bolted face climb with a short crack requiring a small rack. All cruxes are well bolted. Harder t… View Comment
Jun 29, 2021
Climbed the Derrickman again yesterday and felt it warranted a .11d rating and has cleaned up nicely. View Comment
Jun 22, 2021
The wide roof variation to the first pitch is easier than the standard finish but awkward. Much easier with… View Comment

Forum Messages View All 1,121

Gear > Climbing Gear Discussion
Reply: Petzl NANO Traxion - coming June 2021?
Oct 21, 2021 Petzl Nano and Micro traxion Nano arrived last week. It is a great size and seems designed for TRS. Running a lap I noticed an increase in friction… View Message
Gear > Climbing Gear Discussion
Reply: Does anyone else climb with a RopeX?
Oct 16, 2021 Honestly, if they drilled out some holds on the board and changed their target market to sport climbers I am sure they would sell a few. Coil your rope and seconds as a hangboa… View Message
Gear > Climbing Gear Discussion
Reply: Keeping alpine draws tidy in the pack
Oct 10, 2021 I feel your pain. Nothing like seeing a nice new pick in your dyneema sling from a biner or cam!  I too like using the small mesh bags that come with BD harnesses. They ma… View Message
General > General Climbing
Reply: Tree trimming and ethics
Oct 4, 2021 I almost took a branch to the butt hole once falling on a route with a protruding dead branch. Ended up with sciatica  for 5 years instead.  I'm guessing the branch h… View Message
General > Fixed Hardware: Bolts & Anchors
Reply: Source for big beefy bolt hangers
Oct 2, 2021 I’ve used the Metolius Rap hangers for years on multi pitch routes. Offset upper chain anchor to hold most of the weight with a replaceable 3/8” quick link to take… View Message
General > Trad Climbing
Reply: Fix and follow?
Oct 2, 2021 Mikey Schaefer,  Thanks for continuing to progress the sport with innovative techniques.  It’s inspirational to see how you have progressed as a climber from th… View Message

Route Scores View All 198

5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a
 2
The Derrickman
Trad 2 pitches
5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- 23 E4 5c
 2
Guillotine
Trad 2 pitches
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
 3
Tool Pusher
Sport
5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a
 4
Iliad
Trad
5.12c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b
 35
Welcome to Staunton
Trad
5.12b/c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b
 49
Daedalus
Sport
Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
The Derrickman S Platte > … > Roughneck Area > Main Wall
Avg:  2
Kevin:
5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a Trad 2 pitches
5.11d
Guillotine S Platte > … > Roughneck Area > Main Wall
Avg:  2
Kevin:
5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- 23 E4 5c Trad 2 pitches
5.11c
Tool Pusher S Platte > … > Roughneck Area > Main Wall
Avg:  3
Kevin:
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a Sport
5.12a
Iliad S Platte > … > Roughneck Area > Main Wall
Avg:  4
Kevin:
5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a Trad
5.11d
Welcome to Staunton S Platte > … > Tan Corridor > Upper Tan Corridor
Avg:  35
Kevin:
5.12c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b Trad
Daedalus S Platte > … > Staunton Rocks > Dungeon
Avg:  49
Kevin:
5.12b/c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b Sport
5.12b/c