Rock Climbing Log

Below is a chronological record of all the rock climbs I have ever done.  However, since I have only kept careful records since 2010, I promise nothing about the years before then.  Still, it is fun to try to remember.

2014 (A good year…interrupted by cycling emergence)

  • 11/29 – East Face (5.6 R), 1st Flatiron, Boulder Flatirons
  • 7/5 – Robots (7), Men (7), 2Fers (8), Grins (8), Happy Hour Crag
  • 6/22 – Standard Route (5.7+), 3rd Buttress of Elephant Buttress
  • 6/22 – The Owl (5.7), The Dome
  • 6/12 –  Finger Crack (5.9), Dan D Line (5.6), Nip & Tuck, B Canyon
  • 5/26 –  East Face (5.6 R), The Fatiron, Boulder Flatiron
  • 5/3 – Kamikaze (5.8s) / Zig Zag, 1st Flatiron, Boulder Flatirons

2013 (Creeping back toward normal)

  • 12/28 –  Fandango (5.5), 1st Flatiron, Boulder Flatirons
  • 11/29 –  North Face (5.6 R), The Maiden, Boulder Flatiron
  • 11/16 – South East Arete (5.7), 2nd Flatiron, Boulder
  • 11/09 – Rewritten (5.7), Redgarden, Eldo
  • 11/02 – Kamikaze (5.8s), 1st Flatiron, Boulder Flatiron
  • 10/26 – Zig Zag (5.7), 1st Flatiron, Boulder Flatirons
  • 10/19 – Variation of Kamikaze (5.8s), 1st Flatiron, Boulder Flatirons
  • 10/13 – Fandango (5.5), 1st Flatiron, Boulder Flatirons
  • 9/28 –  5 sport climbs (5.8-5.10c) on N. Table Mtn, Golden
  • 9/07 –  Long John Wall (5.8) & Chianti (5.8+), Eldo
  • 8/31 –  Empor (5.7+) & NW Crnr (5.8), Cob Rk; Owl (5.7), Dome
  • 8/24 –  N. Face Center (5.7) & West Rib (5.8), Cob Rock
  • 8/10 –  Bastile Crack (5.7) & Calypso [to top] (5.7), Eldo
  • 7/28 –  East Face (5.4 rain), 3rd Flatiron
  • 7/27 – Gambit (5.8+)
  • 7/13 – NW Ridge (5.6), Sharkstooth, RMNP
  • 7/06 – Calyp Dir. (.8), W. Ovrhg (.7) & W. Rdg (.7), Wind T.
  • 6/30 – East Face (5.6 R), 1st Flatiron
  • 3/10 – Tangen Tunnel (4th, snow), South side of 4th Flatiron

2012 (A new beginning)

  • 12/22 – East Face (5.4 ice), 3rd Flatiron
  • 12/1 – Bear Peak North Ridge (3rd), Bear Peak
  • 4/21 – East Face (5.6 R), 1st Flatiron
  • 4/14 – East Face (upper section only) (5.0), Royal Arch
  • 3/24 – East Face (5.4 R), 4th Flatiron
  • 3/11 – Free for All (5.6), 2nd Flatiron
  • 2/12 – Tangen Tunnel (4th, snow), South side of 4th Flatiron
  • 1/21 – East Face (5.6 R), 4th Flatiron
  • 1/14 – Freeway (4th), 2nd Flatiron

2011 (A shift in momentum)

  • 10/22 – East Face (5.7+), Achean Pronouncement
  • 10/15 – SE Arete (5.7), 2nd Flatiron & College Drop Out (5.6), 3rd
  • 10/08 – East Face (5.4 snow), 3rd Flatiron
  • 10/01 – Fandango (5.6 variation), 1st Flatiron
  • 09/10 – Long John Wall (5.8), Eldo
  • 08/27 – G. Zot/Icarus (5.8+/5.6R), Redgarden Tower, Eldo
  • 08/27 – Calypso (5.7) & Wind Ridge (5.7), Wind Tower, Eldo
  • 08/26 – East Face (5.4 R), 4th Flatiron
  • 08/13 – Gambit (5.8+) & Chockstone (5.10a), Eldo
  • 07/23 – South Face (5.8+), Petit Grepon, RMNP
  • 07/16 – Pear Buttress (5.8+) & George’s Tree (5.9), Lumpy Ridge
  • 07/09 – G. Zot/Rewritten (5.8+) & Mr. Natural (5.8), Rdgdn, Eldo
  • 07/09 – Calypso/West Overhang (5.7), Eldo
  • 07/04 – Wind Ridge (5.7) & Boulder Direct/Reggae (5.8), Eldo
  • 07/02 – Chrome P…(5.7) &  L’Chime (5.7+), The Pear, Lumpy Ridge
  • 06/25 – Osiris, The Book (5.7), Lumpy Ridge
  • 06/19 – Standard Route (5.7+), 3rd Buttress of Elephant Buttress
  • 06/19 – The Owl (5.7) & Disappearing Crack (5.6), The Dome
  • 05/28 – East Face Direct (5.6), 1st Flatiron

2010 (A resurgence of youthfulness)

  • 10/15 – Bastille Crack (5.7), Eldo
  • 10/03 – East Face (5.4), Arrowhead, RMNP
  • 10/02 – East Face (5.4) 3rd Flatiron, Boulder Flatirons
  • 10/02 – East Face (5.6) 1st Flatiron, Boulder Flatirons
  • 09/18 – Gambit (5.8+), Shirtail & 5.10 5.8 Crack, Rincon Wall, Eldo
  • 09/11 – Long John Wall (5.8) & Unsaid (5.9), West Ridge, Eldo
  • 09/06 – Chianti (5.8+), Versc. (5.7) & Wash. Irv. (5.6), W. Rdg, Eldo
  • 09/04 – Blitzen Ridge, Mt Ypsilon, RMNP
  • 08/28 – South Face (5.8), Zowie, RMNP
  • 08/24 – NE Ridge (5.6), Sharkstooth, RMNP
  • 08/14 – Fat Iron (5.7), Boulder Flatirons
  • 08/07 – Angels Way (5.4), Boulder Flatirons
  • 07/24 – East Slab (5.6) & Owl (5.7), Dome , Boulder Canyon
  • 07/24 – Huston Crack (5.8), Cob Rock, Boulder Canyon
  • 07/17 – Great Dihedral (5.7), Hallett Peak, RMNP
  • 07/10 – Spiral Route (5.7), Notchtop, RMNP
  • 07/03 – Solitude Lake Cir. (4th), McHenry et al, RMNP
  • 06/26 – North Ridge (5.6), Spearhead, RMNP
  • 06/19 – W.Whale (5.7)Dog (5.7) & Hiatus (5.7), L. Bk, Lumpy Ridge
  • 06/12 – Waterfall Route (5.6), 2nd Flatiron, Boulder Flatirons
  • 06/05 – Wind Ridge (5.8) & Calypso Direct (5.8), Wind Tower, Eldo

2009 & Earlier Disclaimer:  I didn’t start keeping reliable records of my rock climbs until 2010 so my records for 2009 and earlier will be spotty.  But, it does give me something to think about for awhile and a reason to dig through my old climbing books for any notes left behind.

2009 (mountain biking ate the summer)

  • 10/3 – Toponas (5.8), Devil’s Thumb, Boulder Flatirons
  • 09/27 – Free For All, 2nd Flatiron, Boulder Flatirons
  • 09/20 – Up N Left (5.3), The Slab, Boulder Flatirons

2008

  • 07/15 – Zindango (5.4), Left Book, Lumpy Ridge
  • 07/02 – White Whale (5.7), Left Book, Lumpy Ridge
  • 05/17 – East Face (5.6), Hippo Head, Boulder Flatirons

2007

  • still thinking
  • lily lake & the crags (twin sisters)

2006

  • 10/01 – Fandango Variation (5.6), 1st Flatiron, Boulder Flatirons
  • 09/10 – A Very Ament Slab  (5.8), W.C.Fields, Boulder Flatirons
  • 08/10 – SW Ridge (3rd) Mount Sneffels

2005 (mountain biking stealing time)

  • 09/25 – South Sneak (5.2), 2nd Flatiron, Boulder Flatirons
  • 09/17 – Swing Time (5.7), Willy B, Boulder Flatirons
  • 09/03 – East Face (5.7) The Thing, Boulder Flatirons
  • 07/02 – Keyhole Ridge (5.6), Longs Peak, RMNP

2004 (car accident injury #2)

  • 10/10 – Swing Time (5.7), Willy B, Boulder Flatirons
  • 10/09 – Lichen Wars (5.6 R), Eyes of the Canyon, B. Flatirons
  • 10/02 – East Face (5.4 R) Challenger, Boulder Flatirons
  • 10/02 – Green Sneak (5.2), Green Mtn Pinnacle, B. Flatirons
  • 05/08 – Kelso Ridge (4th), Torrey’s Peak

2003 (car accident injury #1)

2002

  • 08/04 – Right Standard (5.6), Macgregor Slab, Estes Park
  • 07/15 – North Ridge (5.4), 1st Flatiron, Boulder Flatirons
  • 06/16 – Crestone Traverse (4th), Crestones, Peak & Needle
  • 06/16 – Northwest Couloir (3rd), Crestone Peak

2001 (working in Atlanta)

  • 11/17 – 2nd Angel’s Wing (5.4 R), Angel Wings, Boulder Flatirons
  • 11/12 –  East Face (5.7), Flying Flatiron, Boulder Flatirons
  • 11/10 – Left (5.9) & Right Crack (5.10), Jamcrk, Boulder Flatirons
  • 10/13 – East Ridge (5.5), Matron, Boulder Flatirons
  • 09/15 – South Face (5.8+), Zowie, RMNP
  • 09/07 – Yodeling Moves (5.0), Hammerhead, Boulder Flatirons
  • 08/26 – Ruper (5.8+), Redgarden, Eldo
  • 08/26 – Reggae (5.8), Wind Tower, Eldo
  • 08/19 – S. East Arete (5.7), 2nd Flatiron, Boulder Flatirons
  • 08/11 – Englishman’s Route (5.8), Hallett Peak, RMNP
  • 08/04 – SW Ridge (5.4) Longs Peak, RMNP
  • 07/22 – Great Zot (5.8+), Redgarden, Eldo
  • 06/29 – Touch ‘N’ Go (5.8+), Redgarden, Eldo
  • 06/29 – Green Slab Direct (5.9), Redgarden, Eldo
  • 06/22 – Rewritten (5.7), Redgarden, Eldo
  • 06/17 – Bastille Crack (5.8), Bastille Tower, Eldo
  • 06/03 – East Face (5.4), Fatiron, Boulder Flatirons

2000 (working in Atlanta)

  • 09/17 – Satan’s Slab (5.8 R), Ridge 2, Boulder Flatirons
  • 08/12 – Dog Star (5.8), McHenry Peak, RMNP
  • 07/22 – Keyhole Ridge (5.6) Longs Peak, RMNP
  • 06/04 – NE Face (5.6 R), 5th Flatiron, Boulder Flatirons
  • 02/20 – Cable Route (5.4), Longs Peak, RMNP

1999 (free at last)

  • 12/03 – Fumbledeedum (4th), Dum, Boulder Flatirons
  • 11/27 – East Face (5.4), Queen Anne’s Head, Flatirons
  • 11/20 – 1911 Gully (5.5) 3rd Flatiron, Boulder Flatirons
  • 10/14 – East Face (5.4), Arrowhead, RMNP
  • 09/24 – Yellow Spur (5.9), Redgarden, Eldo
  • 09/23 – Jackson-Johnson (5.9), Hallett Peak, RMNP
  • 08/29 – East Gully (5.4), Sharkstooth, RMNP
  • 08/12 – Mainliner (5.9), Sundance Buttress, Lumpy Ridge
  • 08/04 – East Face North Side (5.4), Seal, Flatirons
  • 07/25 – Melvin’s Wheel (5.8), Bookmark, Lumpy Ridge
  • 07/17 – Stettner’s Ledges (5.8), Longs Peak, RMNP
  • 07/10 – South Face (5.8+), Zowie, RMNP
  • 07.02 – Within Reach (5.10-), Batman, Lumpy ridge
  • 06/29 – Tangen Tunnel (4th), Tangen Towers, Flatirons
  • 06/26 – Central Chimney (5.7+), Twim Owls, Lumpy
  • 06/26 – Organ Pipes (5.6), Twin Owls, Lumpy Ridge
  • 06/14 – Pear Buttress (5.8), Book, Lumpy Ridge
  • 06/06 – Stairway to Heaven (5.3), Ridge 1, Flatirons

1998 (a very alpine summer)

  • 11/21 – Fandango (5.5), 1st Flatiron, Boulder Flatirons
  • 11/13 –  East Face (5.4 R), 4th Flatiron, Boulder Flatirons
  • 11/07 – Free for All (5.6) 2nd Flatiron, Boulder Flatirons
  • 11/06 – Yodeling Moves (5.0), Hammerhead, Boulder Flatirons
  • 11/01 – North Crack (5.9+), 2nd Flatiron, Boulder Flatirons
  • 09/19 – Flying Buttress (5.9), Mt Meeker, RMNP
  • 09/05 – Friday’s Folly (5.7), 3rd Flatiron, Boulder Flatirons
  • 09/05 – Saturdays Folly (5.8+), 3rd Flatiron, Boulder Flatirons
  • 08/29 – Hesse-Ferguson (5.9 R), Hallett Peak, RMNP
  • 08/09 – Casual Route (5.10a), Longs Peak, RMNP
  • 08/01 – Love Route (5.9) Hallett Peak, RMNP
  • 08/25 – The Owl (5.7), The Dome, Boulder Canyon
  • 07/18 – Jackson-Johnson (5.9), Hallet Peak, RMNP
  • 07/11 – Kor Route (5.9), The Saber, RMNP
  • 07/08 – Unfinished Symphony (5.11), Refrig., Red Rocks
  • 07/06 – Dark Shadows (5.8), Mescalito, Red Rocks
  • 07/03 – Kiener’s Route (5.3), Longs Peak, RMNP
  • 06/27 – Orange Julius (5.10b R), Bookend, Lumpy Ridge
  • 06/14 – East Face (5.2), 1st Flatironette, Boulder Flatirons
1997 (a trip to the Tetons plus a shift to alpine)
  • 11/08 – Toponas (5.8), Devil’s Thumb, Boulder Flatirons
  • 11/08 – North Face (5.6 R), The Maiden, Boulder Flatirons
  • 10/04 – Direct South Ridge (5.9), Notchtop, RMNP
  • 09/13 – Culp-Bossier (5.7), Hallett Peak, RMNP
  • 09/06 – Northcutt-Carter Variation (5.9+), Hallett Peak, RMNP
  • 08/30 – South Face (5.8), Petit Grepon, RMNP
  • 08/20 – Upper Exum Ridge (5.5), Grand Teton, Grand Teton NP
  • 08/16 – CMC Route (5.5), Mount Moran, Grand Teton NP
  • 08/01 – Syke’s Sickle (5.9+), Spearhead, RMNP
  • 07/27 – South Face (5.8+), Zowie, RMNP
  • 07/13 – North Ridge (5.7), Sharkstooth, RMNP
  • 06/28 – Kor’s Flake (5.7), Sundance Buttress, Lumpy Ridge
  • 06/28 – Grapevine (5.8+), Sundance Buttress, Lumpy Ridge
  • 06/22 – West Buttress (5.9+), The Bastille, Eldo
  • 06/22 – The Bastille Crack (5.8), The Bastille, Eldo
  • 01/01 – North Face (5.6 R), The Maiden, Boulder Flatirons

1996 (move to Colorado)

  • 12/01 – South (5.6) & North Face (5.6), Matron, Boulder Flatirons
  • 11/03 – Grandmother’s Challenge (5.10c), Redgarden Tower, Eldo
  • 11/02 – Yellow Spur (5.10a) Redgarden Tower, Eldo
  • 10/10 – Northeast Ridge (5.6), Sharkstooth, RMNP
  • 10/05 – East Ridge (4th), Hammerhead, Boulder Flatirons
  • 08/25 – Cussin Crack (5.7), Castle Rock, Boulder Canyon
  • 08/18 – East Face (5.4), 3rd Flatiron, Boulder Flatirons
  • 08/17 – Direct Route (5.6 R), 1st Flatiron, Boulder Flatirons
  • 08/17 – College Dropout (5.7), 3rd Flatiron, Boulder Flatirons
  • 08/10 – Calypso (5.6)  Reggae (5.8), Wind Tower, Eldo
  • 08/03 – Grandmother’s Challenge (5.10c), Redgarden Tower, Eldo
  • 08/03 – Green Spur (5.9), Redgarden Tower, Eldo
  • 07/20 – Wind Ridge (5.8), Wind Tower, Eldo
  • 07/13 – Tagger (5.10b/c) & Calypso Direct (5.8), Wind Tower, Eldo
  • 07/05 – Direct Route (5.6 R), 1st Flatiron, Boulder Flatirons
  • 06/30 – Rosy Crucifixion (5.10a), Redgarden Tower, Eldo
  • 06/15 – Darkness ’til Dawn (5.10-), Redgarden Tower, Eldo
  • 06/01 – Kiener’s Route (5.3), Longs Peak, RMNP
  • 05/25 – East Chimney (5.4), Dome, Boulder Canyon

1995 (lead climbing & another EU trip)

  • 12/02 – Coatimundi Crack (5.6) Bill’s Buttress, Devil’s Lake
  • 08/05 – Frogland (5.8), Whiskey Peak, Red Rocks
  • 07/15 – Briton’s Crack (5.6), Brinton’s Buttress, Devil’s Lake
  • 07/02 – Epinephrine (5.9), Black Velvet Wall, Red Rocks
  • 06-10 –  True Moments/Firebird (E2), Gogarth South Stack, Wales
  • 06-10 –  The Fang (HVS), Tremadog, Wales
  • 06-10 –  One Step in the Clouds (VS), Tremadog, Wales
  • 06-10 –  Merlin (S), Tremadog, Wales
  • 06-09 –  Main Wall (S+), Cyrn Las, Llanberis Pass Area, Wales
  • 06-08 –  Lavaredo (VS+), Carreg Alltrem, Wale
  • 06/03 – Nine Minus (5.8), Moldy Buttress, Devil’s Lake
  • 05/13 – Tibia Crack (5.8), Moldy Buttress, Devil’s Lake
  • 04/15 – False Alarm Jam (5.7), Rainy Wed. Tower, Devil’s Lake
  • 04/15 – Chicken Delight (5.7+), Pseudo Hawk’s Nest, Devil’s Lake
  • 04/15 – Push-Mi Pull-Yu (5.6), Bill’s Buttress, Devil’s Lake
  • 03/25 – Orgasm (5.8), Many Pines Buttress, Devil’s Lake
  • 03/19 – Watermarks (5.8), Balanced Rock Wall, Devil’s Lake
  • 03/18 – Michael’s Project (5.7), Many Pines Buttress, Devil’s Lake
  • 03/12 – Cul-de-Sac (5.8), Moldy Buttress, Devil’s Lake
  • 03/11 – Jamboree (5.6), Many Pines Buttress, Devil’s Lake

1994 (more CMS plus visits to Vegas/Alps)

  • 12/10 – Ignominy (5.4), Bill’s Buttress, Devil’s Lake
  • 12/10 – Berkeley (5.6), Britton’s Buttress, Devil’s Lake
  • 08/02 – Hörnli Ridge (5.4), Matterhorn, Alps
  • 07/23 – Catwalk (5.6 R), Upper Oak Creek Canyon, Red Rocks
  • 07/16 – Dream of Wild Turkeys (5.10a), Black Velvet Wall, Red Rocks
  • 07/03 – Casual Route (5.10-), The Diamond, Longs Peak, RMNP
  • 06/10 – Kor’s Flake (5.7) Sundance Buttress, Lumpy Ridge

1993 (1 week CMS Class #2 plus top-roping @ Devil’s Lake)

  • 10/10 – Mouse’s Misery (5.10a R), Two Pines Buttress, Devil’s Lake
  • 10/10 – Vacillation (5.7), Two Pines Buttress, Devil’s Lake
  • 10/09 – Ship’s Prow (5.6), D’Arcy’s Buttress, Devil’s Lake
  • 10/09 – Darcy’s Wall (5.8), D’Arcy’s Buttress, Devil’s Lake
  • 10/09 – Birch Tree Crack (5.8), Pedestal Buttress, Devil’s Lake
  • 10/09 – The Stretcher (5.9+), Pedestal Buttress, Devil’s Lake
  • 10/09 – The Beginning (5.7), Pedestal Buttress, Devil’s Lake
  • 07/10 – Chicago (5.9 R), Britton’s Buttress, Devil’s Lake
  • 07/03 – J-Crack (5.9) Book, Lumpy Ridge
  • 07/03 – Femp (5.9) Book, Lumpy Ridge
  • 06/30 – Yellow Spur (5.10a) Redgarden Tower, Eldo
  • 06/30 – South Face (5.8) Petit Grepon, RMNP

1992 (1 week CMS Class)

  • 07/04 – Northeast Ridge (5.6), Sharkstooth, RMNP
  • 07/03 – East Face Left (5.3), 3rd Flatiron, Boulder Flatirons
  • 07/02 – Various Climbs, The Book area
  • 07/02 – Pear Buttress (5.8) The Book, Lumpy Ridge
  • 07/02 – Knee Catcher (5.x), Lumpy Ridge

1991 (2 hours on a mobile climbing wall)

  • 9/15 – Climbing Wall (5.4), Doral Country Club, Miami, Florida

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