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Kevin Gillest

Winter Park CO
55 years old · Male

Member Since
Dec 26, 2003
Last Visit: 3 days ago
2,942 Points
Point Rank: #325 Details

Likes Trad
Leads Follows
Trad 5.11a 5.11d
Sport 5.11c 5.12a
Ice WI5 WI6
Mixed M7 M8
Boulders V5
Favorite Climbs
Astro Lad, Soul Fire, Skeletonic
Other Interests
MTB, Skiing
Personal / Fav Site
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Comments View All 103

Sep 13, 2021
Climbed this route on Sept 12th 2021, 8 total bolts. View Comment
Sep 13, 2021
Additional bolt added between 1st and 2nd bolt on Sept. 11th, 2021, minimizing the potential groundfall.… View Comment
Aug 30, 2021
This is not the correct picture on "In the Groove", this is actually "Split Personality," 5.8. View Comment
Jul 26, 2021
We climbed this route last on July 24th, 2021. The route seems slightly runout out between bolt 1 and 2 but… View Comment
Jul 25, 2021
Bird Nest is one of the better routes at Hurd Creek lower wall. FYI, the route actually has 7 bolts, not 4.… View Comment
May 17, 2021
12 bolts total for the entire route. The crux comes right off the deck. View Comment

Forum Messages View All 32

Regional > Colorado
Reply: 2019-20 Colorado Ice Climbing Conditions
Oct 7, 2019 Summiting from Alexanders is a long day. Most people are rappelling from below the Broadway, some will make the Broadway, but only a few. If i was going to summit from Alexande… View Message
Regional > Colorado
Reply: 2019-20 Colorado Ice Climbing Conditions
Oct 4, 2019 Here it is the first climbing post for the season! Sept 29th, Kevin Hart and myself climbed Alexanders on Longs. Pitch 1, small amount of ice on the crux Pitch 2, enough ice ic… View Message
Partners > Colorado Partners
Reply: Seeking Partner for Sat/Sun 9/29-30 Boulder
Sep 27, 2018 sent you a direct response  View Message
Partners > Colorado Partners
Reply: Clear Creek - Saturday 9/29 -Sport - Low 10's
Sep 26, 2018 sent you a reply directly View Message
Partners > Colorado Partners
Reply: Front Range Easy Trad/Sport Partners
Jun 7, 2018 Looking for new partner, week days and or weekends, let me know View Message
Partners > Colorado Partners
Reply: Sport Climbing 6/3
Jun 7, 2018 Looking for a new partner, possible week days and or weekends. Let me know View Message

Route Scores View All 439

WI4 M4
 82
Alexander's Chimney
Trad, Mixed, Ice, Alpine
AI2-3 Steep Snow
 147
Liberty Ridge
Ice, Snow, Alpine 6 pitches
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 322
Xanadu
Trad
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c R
 78
Yellow Wall
Trad, Alpine 8 pitches
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 571
Casual Route
Trad, Alpine 7 pitches
5.11a/b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
 226
Center Route
Trad 3 pitches
Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
Alexander's Chimney CO Ice & Mixed > RMNP - Mixed/Ice > Long's Peak/Mt Meeker…
Avg:  82
Kevin:
WI4 M4 Trad, Mixed, Ice, Alpine
Liberty Ridge South-W & Tacoma > Southwest Cascades > Mt Rainier
Avg:  147
Kevin:
AI2-3 Steep Snow Ice, Snow, Alpine 6 pitches
Xanadu Boulder > … > W Ridge > W Ridge - part D - Xa…
Avg:  322
Kevin:
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Trad
5.10a
Yellow Wall Alpine Rock > … > Long's Peak > Diamond
Avg:  78
Kevin:
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c R Trad, Alpine 8 pitches
Casual Route Alpine Rock > … > Long's Peak > Diamond
Avg:  571
Kevin:
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Trad, Alpine 7 pitches
5.10a
Center Route Boulder > … > Rincon > Rincon - Center Route…
Avg:  226
Kevin:
5.11a/b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c Trad 3 pitches
5.11b