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Ven Popov

Pittsburgh, PA
Male

Member Since
Jun 15, 2016
Last Visit: 2 days ago
202 Points
Point Rank: #4,892 Details

Likes Trad, Sport, Tr, Gym
Leads Follows
Trad 5.10a 3rd
Sport 5.11b 3rd
Ice WI4 WI5
Mixed M4 M6
Favorite Climbs
Black Dike, NH; Pinnacle Gully, NH; East Ridge of Wolf's Head, WY; Northeast Face of Pingora, WY; Soler, Seneca Rocks, WV; Black & Tan, New River Gorge, WV; Wiessner Face, Devil's Lake, WI.
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AI3-4 Steep Snow
 1
Bettembourg - Thivierge (Grande…
Oct 8, 2020 · Follow. 27.5h up and down from the Argentiere Refuge. Fresh snow on the approach, and spindrift on the raps
Ice, Snow, Alpine
AI3 Steep Snow
 3
Couturier Couloir - North Face A…
Oct 7, 2020 · Follow.
Ice, Snow, Alpine
M5
 1
M5
Oct 4, 2020 · 10 pitches. TR. Laps on M4-5 routes at Eppenberg
Sport, Mixed
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 1
Kingspitz - Nordostwand - via St…
Sep 13, 2020 · Lead / Fell/Hung. With Alona. Big lead fall on P10. 6h climbing total, could have done it in 5h. 4 cams (.3-1)
Trad 15 pitches
5.3 3+ 10 III 9 VD 3a WI2- Easy Snow
 1
East Ridge (Ostgrat)
Sep 5, 2020 · Solo. Solo with Lukas. 6h from the bivy at the base of the Schaligletcher. 7h descent to the hut
Trad, Ice, Snow, Alpine
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 13
Northwest Face
Jul 26, 2020 · Lead / Onsight. W/ Will. Epic 19:21h C2C day. Met Nick and Kyle en route and had a blast. Simuled and soloed most of the route. Double rack is an overkill for this route. Single rack with double 0.5-1 ideal, maybe not even. Sharkfin col approach, west Ridge descent.
Trad, Alpine 7 pitches
Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
Bettembourg - Thivierge (Gr… France > … > Mont Blanc Range > Argentière Basin
 1
AI3-4 Steep Snow Ice, Snow, Alpine
Oct 8, 2020 · Follow. 27.5h up and down from the Argentiere Refuge. Fresh snow on the approach, and spindrift on the raps
Couturier Couloir - North F… France > … > Mont Blanc Range > Argentière Basin
 3
AI3 Steep Snow Ice, Snow, Alpine
Oct 7, 2020 · Follow.
M5 Generic Area
 1
M5 Sport, Mixed
Oct 4, 2020 · 10 pitches. TR. Laps on M4-5 routes at Eppenberg
Kingspitz - Nordostwand - v… Switzerland > Engelhoerner
 1
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Trad 15 pitches
Sep 13, 2020 · Lead / Fell/Hung. With Alona. Big lead fall on P10. 6h climbing total, could have done it in 5h. 4 cams (.3-1)
East Ridge (Ostgrat) Switzerland > Zermatt area > Weisshorn
 1
5.3 3+ 10 III 9 VD 3a WI2- Easy Snow Trad, Ice, Snow, Alpine
Sep 5, 2020 · Solo. Solo with Lukas. 6h from the bivy at the base of the Schaligletcher. 7h descent to the hut
Northwest Face Northwest Region > … > Boston Basin > Forbidden Peak
 13
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad, Alpine 7 pitches
Jul 26, 2020 · Lead / Onsight. W/ Will. Epic 19:21h C2C day. Met Nick and Kyle en route and had a blast. Simuled and soloed most of the route. Double rack is an overkill for this route. Single rack with double 0.5-1 ideal, maybe not even. Sharkfin col approach, west Ridge descent.

Tick Breakdown
Trad Sport Boulder Ice

Pitches Routes Days Out
90 Days 0 0 0
Last Year 41 5 5
5 Years 655 386 120
All Time 667 394 125

Where Ven Climbs

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