Saturday, January 18, 2020

The List of First Ascents

Listed are first and first free ascents I have climbed over the years. Some of these may also be variations but the huge majority of the listed routes are firsts or first documented ascents. There are a few routes that I have done the first ascent and the first free ascent of, they are listed twice. 


2012

1) Fortress - The Siege (IV 5.10c A0 1,000 ft) w/Daniel Jeffcoach and Tom Ruddy

2013
1) 2  Wells peak - Krampus Crawl (IV 5.10a 1,200 ft)# w/ Michelle Peot

2) 3 Laurel Mountain - SE rib (III 5.6 solo)

3) 4 Mt. Hood - The Ravine (III m4 wi3 400 ft) w/Anastasia

2014 

1) 5 Bubbs creek wall - FA of the Emperor (V 5.12a 17 pitches 2200 ft) w/Luke Stefurak (final push. also Caitlin Taylor, Daniel Jeffcoach, Brian Knowles, Pavel Burov)


2) 6 Flatiron Butte - Parasitic Nematode (IV 5.10+ 1,200 ft 5 pitches before the ridge) w/ Caitlin Taylor
3) 7 Flatiron Butte - Brutus of Wyde Memorial route (V 5.11a 1,500 ft 12 pitches) w/ Caitlin Taylor

4) 8 Castle Dome - SE ArĂȘte (IV 5.10 1,100 ft 9 pitches) w/ Caitlin Taylor



5) 9 Santa Cruz Dome - Usually it's sunny (III + 5.10c 800 ft 6 pitches) w/Daniel Jeffcoach
6) 10 Lower Tokopah Dome - Boardwalk Chimney (III 5.8 540 ft 3 pitches) w/Daniel Jeffcoach


7) 11 Lower Tokopah Dome - Tokopah Reality (IV- 5.11a 650 ft 5 pitches) w/Daniel Jeffcoach
8) 12 Lower Tokopah Dome - Beauty and the Beast (III 5.11a 600 ft 5 pitches) w/Daniel Jeffcoach


9) 13 The Sphinx - Cotton Mouth Khafra (IV 5.11a 1,800 ft 12 pitches) w/Daniel Jeffcoach

2015
1) 14 Bubbs creek wall - FA/FFA of the Emperor (V 5.12a 17 pitches 2200 ft) w/ Caitlin Taylor



2) 15 CRS - FFA of the east face direct (III+ 5.11B 500 ft 5 pitches) w/ Maxim Belyakov


3) 16 Lower Tokopah Dome - Mango Lassi Lulz Machine (III 5.10+ 600 ft 4 pitches) w/ Adam Burch



5) 17 Ericsson Crag # 3 - (IV 5.10 1,500 ft ) w/ Maxim Belyakov


6) 18 The Prism - Monkeys in the Clouds IV 5.10 1,300 ft (5.7 R X) w/ Luke Stefurak (purple)


7) 19 Angel wings - The Golden Pillar - Killing In The Name Of (V 5.11 1,700 ft - 15 pitches) w/Adam Ferro and first attempt with Luke Stefurak (got up 1/2 way up the wall) (left Red Line) 


8) 20 Cherubum Dome - Dark Angels Have More Fun (IV 5.9+ R) 1,800 ft w/ Adam Ferro
9) 21 Cherubim Dome - What Dreams May Come (IV 5.10 R - 1,550 ft) w/Brian Prince


10) 22 The Serpent's Tooth - The Wild West Crack (IV 5.11+ 700 ft)w/Brian Prince


11) 23 Hamilton Dome - Hamlet Buttress 1,700 ft (IV 5.9+ 1,800 ft) w/Brian Prince (right line)
12) 24 Hamilton Dome - The Subliminal Verses (IV 5.10- 1,350 ft w/ 400 ft of 2nd-4th class to the top) w/Brian Prince (left line)


13) 25 Rowell Tower - Full Nelson (IV 5.10+ R) w/Brian Prince


14) 26 The Globe - Standing Ovation (III 5.10- 950 ft) w/Brian Prince


15) 27 Eagle Scout Creek Dome - Direct West Face (IV 800 ft 5.11 C1) w/Brian Prince


16) 28 Darth Vador Tower - Knob Wars (III 5.10- R - 1,000) w/ Brian Prince


4) 29 Panther Peak - Krymptonite (III 5.11b/c 650 ft - 5 pitches) w/ Adam Shepperd (Red line, the leftmost line)
17) 30 Panther peak-Rack em up reed variation III 5.10 w/Daniel Jeffcoach and Alaina Robertson (Blue line in the middle)

18) 31 Unicorn - North Buttress 5.10a FFA? w/ Julia 

2016
1) 32 Moro rock - FFA modern guilt IV 5.12 1,000 w/ Brian Prince (Route 13)
2) 33 Moro rock - Meteora 5.10 C1 1,000 w/Daniel Jeffcoach (red line)

3) 34 North sentinel - FML crack IV 5.11 C1 750 w/Daniel Jeffcoach, Brandon Thau, Daniel Jeffcoach ** (3)
4) 35 North sentinel - Eddie's Crack 250 w/Brian Prince, Caitlin and Chaz *** (1)
5) 36 North sentinel - Eddie's Chimney *** 700 w/Brian Prince, Caitlin and Chaz  (2)
6) 37 North sentinel - Chasing the wind (finished the last 1/3 of the route Daniel and Adam climbed) 850 w/ Caitlin Taylor *** (4)


7) 38 Happy Dome - Men in Heat IV 5.8R 1,800 w/Daniel Jeffcoach

8) 39 Dark Tower - Roland's Journey 1000 ft IV 5.8-9 1,000 w/ Brian Prince and Alaina Robertson *

9) 40 Gambler's Special - Ghost Riders in the Sky IV - (V 5.10) 1,600 ft+400ft up to 5.7solo w/ Alaina Robertson *** (Line #1)
12) 41 Gambler's Special - Wait and Bleed (IV 5.10-) 1,600 w/ Shaun Reed (Line #2)


11) 42 Cleaver - The Butcher FFA (IV 5.12) 850ft w/Shaun Reed***

13) 43 Clarence King - Direct NW Face (V 5.11) 2000 FT w/Chaz **

14) 44 Gardnier - Golden Bear Tower - Polemonium IV 5.10- 1,500 w/Chaz L *** (Red line #1)
15) 45 Gardnier - Vermillion pt 1. (5.11- R X) 1,300 * w/ Chaz L (Red line #2)

*this Mount Whitney overlay is semi inaccurate and very oversimplified. 
10) 46 Mt. Whitney - Inyo Face (V 5.11a ) 2,200ft w/ Austin Siadak (red line #4)
16) 47 Whitney - Uncertainty Principle (V 5.11, 5.10R) 2,200 w/ Adam Ferro ** (Red Line #5)
20) 48 Mt. Whitney - Happy to Be Here (V 5.11- R) 2000 ft w/ Brian Prince (negative stars lol) ( red line 8)


17) 49 Mt. Hitchcock - Starlight Dihedral (IV-V 5.11 5.7RX) - 1,600 w/ Adam Ferro (FA of the buttress not the wall. The long wall has multiple buttresses at least three of which have been climbed) ***

18) 50 Arctic Lake Wall - TMI (Too much fun) (III 5.10-) 550 ft w/ Adam Ferro ***


19) 51 Hitchcock - Welcome to Krackizstan (IV-V 5.11-) 1600ft w/ Adam Ferro ***



21) 52 Arctic Lake Wall - Arctic Beast (III 5.11+) 700 ft w/ Brian Prince ***


22) 53  Watsi Wall (2200 ft) via Lost World (VI 5.11+ A3 R) 2700 ft w/ Brian Prince and Daniel Jeffcoach **

23) 54 Mt. Watkins - Teabag Wisdom (IV 5.11-) 1350 ft w/ Chris Kolpp ***
24) 55 The Harding Tower - New Life (IV 5.10) 2000 ft w/ Mark Westman *
2017
1) 56 Moro Rock - Meteora IV 5.11+ 1200ft w/Brian Prince 


2. 57 Grand Sentinel - NE buttress III 5.10 800ft w/Chaz
3. 58 The Fin - East Face - Cutting Edge III 5.9 1000ft w/Daniel Jeffcoach
4. 59 The Fin - East Face - Super Totally Trad IV 5.11a 1000ft w/Jeremy Ross


5. 60 The Fin - West Face - Tainted Love IV 5.11- w/ Chaz

6. 61 Charlotte Dome - The Dance of Dragons IV 5.10+ w/ Jeremy Ross


7. 62 North Cotter - Vertical Illusiin III-IV 5.9+ w/Chaz Langlier


8. 63 Albatross - Direct Southeast face IV 5.10+ w/Brian Prince and Adam Ferro
9. 64 Xanadu - Arctic Knight NW face IV 5.11+ w/Brian Prince and Adam Ferro

10. 65 Mt. Watkins - Capt Hook VI C4 5.10+ (takes the left prow)

11. 66 Harding Tower - Semper Farscismus IV 5.11b w Chris Koppl


12. 67 Wheeler Crest w/Richard Shore
13. 68 Wheeler Crest w/Richard Shore


14. 69 Hamilton Dome - Ophelia III 1,300'5.9 w/ Chaz Langlier
15. 70 Beau te Cache Dome  (FA) - Fantomas III 5.9 1,100' w/Chaz Langlier 


16. 71 Wheeler crest w/Richard Shore And Brian Prince


17. 72 Wheeler crest w/Richard Shore, Brandon Thau, Daniel Jeffcoach and Brian Prince 


18. 73 Wheeler crest

2018
1. 74 Olancha - tumbleweed III 5.10+ w/Richard Shore and Chris Koppl
2. 75 Santa Cruz Dome - Knotfest III 5.11- w/Maxim Belyakov


3. 76 Lone Pine Peak - FFA of Pathways through to space V 5.11a


4. 77 Lone Pine Peak - FA of Tomahawk Arete IV-V 5.11 w/Chaz


5. 78 Lone Pine Peak - FFA of Streets of the Mountains IV-V 5.10+
6. 79 The Cleaver - Dot the Ts III 5.10+ or 5.11- w Shaun Reed


7. 80 Bubbs Creek Wall - Panda Express V 5.11 A1 w/Daniel Jeffcoach


8. 81 Wild Iris Dome  III 5.10 700 FT w/Chaz


9. 82 Mount Ericsson 1,600 ft 5.10 RX w/Chaz


10. 83 Ericsson Crag #3 - King of the North 1,400 5.11a w/Chaz

11. 84 The Cleaver - Dreamliner III-IV 5.11b/c with Shaun Reed July 7th 800 ft

12. 85 Alta Crags III 5.9 Daniel and Adam Shepperd July 11th 700 ft


13. 86 Mt. LeConte - Space Force 1000 FT 5.11b with Roger Putnam 2018 


14. 87 Stewart - The Antichrist Dihedral August 2018 with Jake Smith 1,600 ft


15. 88 The Shield - Lightning Bolt Cracks August 2018 with Jake Smith 1000ft


16. 89 The Red Rocket - Cool Beans III 5.12b August 2018 with Jake Smith 800ft


17. 90 Panther Peak - Ailurophobia III 5.11 A0 700ft w/ Daniel Jeffcoach (Orange)


18. 91 Eaglette Pinnacle - Sweet Corn and Steak III 5.10a 750 ft


19. 92 Periscope/Wallace Stegner spire - Sweet Corn and Steak IV 5.10 1,400 ft

20. 93 Long Dong Wall - Sick Gnarski Pillar IV 5.11a 1,800.


21. 94 Third Recess Peak - Direct NE buttress IV 5.10d September 2018 1500 ft with Maxim belyakov

22) 95 Disappointment peak - West Chimney IV 5.10a with Cam Burns Sept 2018


23) 96 Langille - Three Quarters of a Man IV 5.11a pg13 w/ Brian prince September 2018

2019
1. 97 Mochito (Patagonia) - Mosca Para Mujer 5.8 A3 1,000' with Chris Koppl

2. 98 Hot tuna tower IV 5.12 a0 1,100 w/Brian Prince, Richard Shore and Brandon Thau

3. 99 Charlotte dome (October 2016)- Diary of a Crimpy Kid 5.10a 1,800'. W/Meike (Red)





4. 100 Peak 3,986 M - Raiders of The Lost Dike IV 5 11a 1,800 w. Jeremy Ross and Sully


5. 101 Lone Pine peak - The Surfboard IV 5.11c W/Chris Koppl



6. 102 North Dome - Lucid Dream IV 5.11 A2 Daniel Jeffcoach (RED)
7. 103 North Dome - Great White North IV-V 5 11+ 1,600ft with Brian Prince and Daniel Jeffcoach (ORANGE)


8. 104 Sugarloaf - Sugar Mamma IV 5.11a 1,600ft with Chris Koppl


9. 105 Alexandra's Arete 1,200 5.11B (above Marion Lake  w/ Brian Prince July)


10. 106 Helen's Face - The Fourth Finger 5.10d 1,000' w/ Brian Prince July 2019


11. 107 Hershey Kiss - Sugaree (5.11c 1,000) w/ Brian Prince and Chaz Langlier, July 2019

12. 108 Watchtower - Big Time IV 5.12a 1,000' w/ Brian Prince  August


13. 109 Spring Lake Wall - No Fun Allowed IV 5.10d 1,200 with Tad MaCrae and Eliot B. August ORANGE LINE
14. 110 Spring Lake Wall - FFA of The One That Got Away IV 5.11B 1,500' with Eliot B. August RED LINE

15. 111 Bunnell Point - The Salad Tossing Dike (IV-V 5.11a) 2,550' w/ Christian Black and Chris Koppl September 2019


16. 112 Mount Conness - Pound a Pin, Drink a Cobra IV 5.11d 1,000' with Chris Koppl, July 2019 


17. 113 Moro Rock - Meteora original line FFA IV 5.12B with Brian Prince and Chris Koppl May (big red line)


18. 114 Half Dome - The Xue Way (VI 5.11d-5.12a A0)




19. 115 Silver Turret - Direct North Buttress IV 5.11a R 1,400’
20. 116 El Commandante - Direct West Face III 5.10d R 600’