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Frosted Mug

5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a (1 p) 

NY : Adirondacks : ... : Beer Walls

OS

Aug 23, 2015

Radioactive

5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b (1 p) 

NY : Adirondacks : ... : Beer Walls

OS. With Alissa. Really great climb.

Aug 23, 2015

Labatt-Ami

5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b (2 p) 

NY : Adirondacks : ... : Beer Walls

Followed Alissa.

Aug 23, 2015

Flying & Drinking and Drinking & Driving

5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a PG13 (1 p) 

NY : Adirondacks : ... : Beer Walls

Followed Alissa.

Aug 23, 2015

Esthesia

5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a (1 p) 

NY : Adirondacks : ... : The Spider's Web

Foot popped off at the end of layback during OS attempt. Doh! Fell on a bomber #5. Great route!

Aug 22, 2015

Drop, Fly, or Die

5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c (1 p) 

NY : Adirondacks : ... : The Spider's Web

Had no problem with the crux but just ran out of gas at the final large horizontal ledge. 1 hang.

Aug 22, 2015

On The Loose

5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a (1 p) 

NY : Adirondacks : ... : The Spider's Web

Onsighted. Wow, great jams on steep rock. Really fun. Pumpy at times.

Aug 22, 2015

Torture Garden

5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c (3 p) 

NY : The Gunks : ... : j. The Yellow Wall (Airy Ar...

Led P2 cleanly. Confusing, run-out, and licheny .

Aug 16, 2015

Blistered Toe

5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c (3 p) 

NY : The Gunks : ... : j. The Yellow Wall (Airy Ar...

Followed Emmett. Did the direct.

Aug 16, 2015

Simple Suff

5.10a/b 6a+ 19 VI+ 19 E2 5b (1 p) 

NY : The Gunks : ... : k. The Slime Wall

Seconded Alissa cleanly.

Aug 16, 2015

Try Again

5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b (1 p) 

NY : The Gunks : ... : e. The Mac Wall (Something ...

Followed Alissa cleanly. Super hot outside!

Aug 16, 2015

Ants' Line

5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a (1 p) 

NY : The Gunks : ... : i. High E

Led cleanly (and quickly) while waiting for Bonnies.

Aug 15, 2015

The Blackout

5.9- 5c 17 VI 16 HVS 4c (3 p) 

NY : The Gunks : ... : b. Jackie and friends

Led P1 and P3 with Gary. RP both.

Aug 15, 2015

P38

5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b PG13 (1 p) 

NY : The Gunks : ... : b. Jackie and friends

Led for the first time. Took a hang at the end of the crack. Pumped from awkward gear placements.

Aug 15, 2015

Falled on Account of Strain

5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b (2 p) 

NY : The Gunks : ... : k. The Slime Wall

Led clean, felt good. With Emmett. Did as 1 pitch.

Aug 15, 2015

Wasp

5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a (2 p) 

NY : The Gunks : ... : k. The Slime Wall

Led P1 onsight. With Emmett. Really good climbing down low. Fun easy stuff above.

Aug 15, 2015

Bonnie's Roof

5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a (2 p) 

NY : The Gunks : ... : i. High E

Followed Emmett. His first lead on it.

Aug 15, 2015

Simple Suff

5.10a/b 6a+ 19 VI+ 19 E2 5b (1 p) 

NY : The Gunks : ... : k. The Slime Wall

Hung once.

Aug 9, 2015

Apoplexy

5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a (1 p) 

NY : The Gunks : ... : a. The Uberfall

Followed Rob B. Warmup.

Aug 9, 2015

Ridicullissima

5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b PG13 (1 p) 

NY : The Gunks : ... : i. High E

Got it clean on my first redpoint attempt! With Emmett and Rob. Such a great route.

Aug 9, 2015

Never Never Land

5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a (1 p) 

NY : The Gunks : ... : g. V3 - Middle Earth

Clean RP. Felt hard in the humid conditions. With Emmett.

Aug 8, 2015

Dis-Mantel

5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b (1 p) 

NY : The Gunks : ... : g. V3 - Middle Earth

OS; with Emmett. First crux is reachy. Second is real crux. Okay route; short,easy for the grade.

Aug 8, 2015

Le Teton

5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a (1 p) 

NY : The Gunks : ... : f. The Guides' Wall (Madame...

Clean RP; with Emmett. Had some gear issues at the crux but got through. Still felt hard!

Aug 8, 2015

Son of Easy O

5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c (2 p) 

NY : The Gunks : ... : c. Frog's Head - the Arch

Followed Emmett as a warm-up.

Aug 8, 2015

Stirrup Trouble

5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b R (1 p) 

NY : The Gunks : ... : b. Jackie and friends

OS lead. Didn't feel R, more like PG. Just make sure the first 2 placements are solid. Really fun!

Aug 8, 2015

Try Again

5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b (1 p) 

NY : The Gunks : ... : e. The Mac Wall (Something ...

Lead OS. No blue cam placement by the pin. Tricky!

Aug 8, 2015

Women in Love

5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a (3 p) 

NH : *Cathedral Ledge : The Prow Area

Stellar climbing and position! Combined with Wild Women. w/ Till. He lead these pitches cleanly.

Aug 2, 2015

Quadrophenia AKA Bara Bara

5.7+ 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b PG13 (4 p) 

NY : Adirondacks : ... : Hurricane Crag

Led the first 3 pitches. Fun climb. With Rachel.

Jul 26, 2015

Casual Observer

5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c (2 p) 

NY : Adirondacks : ... : Poke-O-Moonshine Main Face

Led P1 OS. Really interesting and fun climbing. Didn't do P2 - next time.

Jul 14, 2015

The Fastest Gun

5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b (4 p) 

NY : Adirondacks : ... : Poke-O-Moonshine Main Face

Climbed it with Alissa on a hot day. Led P1 and P3 onsight. Followed 2 and 4 cleanly. Great route!

Jul 11, 2015

Connecticut Crack

5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c (1 p) 

ME : Acadia National Park : The Precipice

Flashed this with some gear beta and foot tick marks from Alissa's previous climb of it.

Jul 5, 2015

Old Town

5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b (1 p) 

ME : Acadia National Park : The Precipice

Led OS. Great climb, great movement for a 5.7.

Jul 5, 2015

Melba

5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b (2 p) 

ME : Acadia National Park : ... : Left wall

Followed Josh on P1. Led P2, not cleanly. Felt really hard!

Jul 5, 2015

Black watch

5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a (1 p) 

ME : Acadia National Park : ... : Morning Glory Alcove

OS with Josh. Tricky moves up high, great route. Thoughtful movement and pro.

Jul 4, 2015

Corsair

5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c (1 p) 

ME : Acadia National Park : ... : Morning Glory Alcove

Followed Josh. Hung once at the crux due to screwing up the beta and getting pumped. Fun route.

Jul 4, 2015

Peak Performance

5.10a/b 6a+ 19 VI+ 19 E2 5b (1 p) 

ME : Acadia National Park : Otter Cliffs

Very happy to get the onsight of this one. Had to run it out over the face section.

Jul 3, 2015

A Dare by the Sea

5.10b/c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b PG13 (1 p) 

ME : Acadia National Park : Otter Cliffs

Redpoint on first attempt with Alissa. Felt well protected and soft for the 5.10b/c grade.

Jul 3, 2015

The Flake

5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b (1 p) 

ME : Acadia National Park : Otter Cliffs

Flashed this after getting some gear beta from Alissa. Still has a decent runout up top.

Jul 3, 2015

Chitlin's Corner

5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a (1 p) 

ME : Acadia National Park : The Precipice

Followed Alissa on P1, led P2 clean OS. Fun.

Jul 3, 2015

Union Jack

5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a (5 p) 

NH : *Cannon Cliff : 4. Moby Grape Area

Led P2 and P3 with Gary. OS both. P2 was very good.

Jun 6, 2015

Slow and Easy

5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c (1 p) 

NH : *Cannon Cliff : 2. Duet Area etc

OS lead. With Gary F.

Jun 6, 2015

Duet

5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b (3 p) 

NH : *Cannon Cliff : 2. Duet Area etc

Led P2. With Gary F. OS.

Jun 6, 2015

The Last Unicorn

5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b (3 p) 

NH : *Whitehorse Ledge : ... : Wonder Wall

Onsight with Alissa. Led P2.

May 30, 2015

Atlantis

5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b (4 p) 

NH : *Whitehorse Ledge : ... : Atlantis Area

Onsighted the route with Alissa. Led P1 and P4 (10b crack).

May 30, 2015

Strike A Scowl

5.10b/c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b (1 p) 

WV : The New River Gorge : ... : Diamond Point

OS lead with Alissa as the last climb of our trip. Fun route, better view.

May 25, 2015

Aesthetica

5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a (1 p) 

WV : The New River Gorge : ... : Fantasy Area

1 hang around the crux during onsight attempt. Traversed too far right and the pump caught up.

May 24, 2015

Black and Tan

5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a (1 p) 

WV : The New River Gorge : ... : Fantasy Area

Onsight. Great climb; technical.

May 24, 2015

Legacy

5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c (1 p) 

WV : The New River Gorge : ... : Snake Buttress

Onsight lead. Absolutely amazing route! Climbed at sunset with Alissa.

May 24, 2015

The Blackout

5.9- 5c 17 VI 16 HVS 4c (3 p) 

NY : The Gunks : ... : b. Jackie and friends

Led P2. Followed Max on P1/3. With Alissa. Good climb.

May 2, 2015

MF

5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a (2 p) 

NY : The Gunks : ... : e. The Mac Wall (Something ...

Led P1 clean. Realized I did MF (normal) then traversed into the direct. Whoops!

Oct 13, 2014

Something Interesting

5.7+ 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b (2 p) 

NY : The Gunks : ... : e. The Mac Wall (Something ...

Led cleanly. Fun but tricky for a 7.

Oct 13, 2014

The Dangler

5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a (1 p) 

NY : The Gunks : ... : e. The Mac Wall (Something ...

Followed Josh

Oct 13, 2014

Coexistence

5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b (1 p) 

NY : The Gunks : ... : e. The Mac Wall (Something ...

Followed Josh. Fell once at crux before figuring out beta.

Oct 13, 2014

Directississima

5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b (1 p) 

NY : The Gunks : ... : i. High E

Linked pitches to the GTL. Just barely squeaked out the onsight of this due to being super pumped!

Oct 13, 2014

10,000 Restless Virgins

5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b (1 p) 

NY : The Gunks : ... : l. Sleepy Hollow

Hung for a minute before trying the crux (doh!). Got all the moves clean on 1st attempt though.

Oct 12, 2014

Cold Turkeys

5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a PG13 (2 p) 

NY : The Gunks : ... : h. The Arrow Wall - CCK

Led P1 with Emmett. Clean.

Oct 12, 2014

Annie Oh!

5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c (2 p) 

NY : The Gunks : ... : h. The Arrow Wall - CCK

Followed Emmett on P2.

Oct 12, 2014

Three Doves

5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c (2 p) 

NY : The Gunks : ... : h. The Arrow Wall - CCK

Followed Emmett on P1.

Oct 12, 2014

Mother's Day Party

5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b (2 p) 

NY : The Gunks : ... : e. The Mac Wall (Something ...

Followed Josh on P1 with link-up to Bird Cage. Clean.

Oct 12, 2014

Birdie Party

5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b (2 p) 

NY : The Gunks : ... : e. The Mac Wall (Something ...

Followed Josh on P2 on link-up of P1 Mother's Day Party. Clean.

Oct 12, 2014

Snooky's Return

5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c (3 p) 

NY : The Gunks : ... : f. The Guides' Wall (Madame...

Oct 11, 2014

Obstacle Delusion

5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a PG13 (2 p) 

NY : The Gunks : ... : i. High E

On-sight. Roof was fun. Didn't feel that gear was PG13 at all, maybe PG.

Oct 11, 2014

Falled on Account of Strain

5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b (2 p) 

NY : The Gunks : ... : k. The Slime Wall

Onsight. Got pumped at the roof but pulled through. P1 was more engaging than expected.

Oct 11, 2014

Frustration Syndrome

5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b (1 p) 

NY : The Gunks : ... : k. The Slime Wall

TR the direct (Josh's lead) cleanly.

Oct 11, 2014

Feast of Fools

5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b (2 p) 

NY : The Gunks : ... : h. The Arrow Wall - CCK

OS P1&P2. Great route!

Oct 5, 2014

Rampage

5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b (1 p) 

NH : Lakes Region : ... : The Big Wall

Had to dyno to get through the roof. Sandbagged!

Sep 28, 2014

Locals Only

5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a (2 p) 

NH : Lakes Region : ... : The Big Wall

Led P1 onsight. Did variation for P2.

Sep 28, 2014

Coyote Rain

5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b (2 p) 

NH : Lakes Region : ... : Wonderland Wall

Followed both pitches.

Sep 28, 2014

Children's Crusade

5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c (4 p) 

NH : *Whitehorse Ledge : 5. Children's Crusade Wall

Clean ascent with Josh S. Led P1 and P3. Got P4 clean - amazing climb!

Sep 14, 2014

Lost Souls

5.10a/b 6a+ 19 VI+ 19 E2 5b (3 p) 

NH : *Whitehorse Ledge : ... : Atlantis Area

OS with Josh S. Led crux pitch.

Sep 14, 2014

Inferno

5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c (4 p) 

NH : *Whitehorse Ledge : ... : Atlantis Area

Followed Matt on upper pitches.

Sep 13, 2014

Tranquility

5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b (2 p) 

NH : *Whitehorse Ledge : ... : Atlantis Area

OS. Led both pitches. Top pitch takes good gear before crux.

Sep 13, 2014

Hotter Than Hell

5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a (2 p) 

NH : *Whitehorse Ledge : ... : Atlantis Area

Followed Matt.

Sep 13, 2014

Seventh Seal

5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a (1 p) 

NH : *Whitehorse Ledge : 6. Echo Roof

Fell once after screwing up the foot sequence halfway up crack. Fun climb.

Sep 13, 2014

Lichen Delight

5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c (1 p) 

NH : *Cathedral Ledge : Barber Wall

yoyo'd. I finished lead.

Sep 7, 2014

Nutcracker

5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a (1 p) 

NH : *Cathedral Ledge : Barber Wall

Clean redpoint.

Sep 7, 2014

They Died Laughing

5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a (1 p) 

NH : *Cathedral Ledge : The North End

Followed Alissa

Sep 6, 2014

The Slot

5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b (1 p) 

NH : *Cathedral Ledge : The North End

OS lead.

Sep 6, 2014

Airation

5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c (2 p) 

NH : *Cathedral Ledge : Airation Buttress

Hung a few times on my first attempt (gear in locks). Second attempt was clean TR.

Aug 31, 2014

Pine Tree Eliminate

5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c (1 p) 

NH : *Cathedral Ledge : Airation Buttress

Followed Alissa.

Aug 31, 2014

Lancelot Link/ Secret Chimp

5.10- 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a PG13 (1 p) 

NH : *Cathedral Ledge : Thin Air Face

OS lead, with Alissa.

Aug 30, 2014

Windfall

5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a (1 p) 

NH : *Cathedral Ledge : Thin Air Face

OS. With Alissa. Heady climb, especially after the overlap before getting to the pin.

Aug 30, 2014

The Beast Flake

5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a (1 p) 

NH : *Cathedral Ledge : The Prow Area

Followed Alissa.

Aug 30, 2014

Recompense

5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a (3 p) 

NH : *Cathedral Ledge : The Prow Area

With Alissa, Led P1.

Aug 30, 2014

Vertigo

5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a A0 R (4 p) 

NH : *Cannon Cliff : 4. Moby Grape Area

Finished lead on half moon this time!

Aug 24, 2014

VMC Direct Direct

5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b (9 p) 

NH : *Cannon Cliff : 3. Big Wall

Led even pitches. With Chris Drover. Topped out. Glad to do all pitches, would only do 1-4 again.

Aug 10, 2014

Layton's Ascent

5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a (1 p) 

NH : *Cathedral Ledge : Barber Wall

Hung once mid-route because of a painful jam and pump. Good route.

Aug 3, 2014

The Book of Solemnity

5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a (2 p) 

NH : *Cathedral Ledge : Barber Wall

Followed Alissa on P1. Clean.

Aug 3, 2014

Pooh

5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c (3 p) 

NH : *Cathedral Ledge : Lower Left Wall / Ventilato...

Sandbag. Led P2; heady move above the ledge. Took a few jumps off before committing too it. :)

Aug 3, 2014

Nutcracker

5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a (1 p) 

NH : *Cathedral Ledge : Barber Wall

Slipped off at the crux during OS attempt. Figured out beta and finished up w/o falling at the top.

Jul 27, 2014

Thin Air

5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b (4 p) 

NH : *Cathedral Ledge : Thin Air Face

Followed Matt on every pitch for his first time on this route.

Jul 27, 2014

Toe Crack

5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b (2 p) 

NH : *Cathedral Ledge : Thin Air Face

Followed Matt.

Jul 27, 2014

Pine Tree Eliminate

5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c (1 p) 

NH : *Cathedral Ledge : Airation Buttress

Clean lead with Matt at the end of the day.

Jul 27, 2014

Missing Link

5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a (1 p) 

NH : *Cathedral Ledge : Thin Air Face

OS. Felt Gunky and fun.

Jul 20, 2014

Recluse

5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b (1 p) 

NH : *Cathedral Ledge : The North End

Took a few attempts to get beta figured out. Redpoint with 1 piece of gear in.

Jul 19, 2014

Nomad Crack

5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b (1 p) 

NH : *Cathedral Ledge : Barber Wall

OS. Just got through the crux traverse before pumping out. Fun.

Jul 19, 2014

Turner's Flake

5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c (1 p) 

NH : *Cathedral Ledge : Thin Air Face

OS. With Alissa. Great route!

Jul 19, 2014

Double Vee

5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a (1 p) 

NH : *Cathedral Ledge : Barber Wall

Followed Alissa cleanly. Tricky.

Jul 19, 2014

Bird's Nest

5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a (1 p) 

NH : *Cathedral Ledge : The North End

Followed Alissa cleanly.

Jul 19, 2014

North Face Var. Right

5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c (3 p) 

WA : Northwest Region : ... : Concord Tower

Independence Day climb with Alissa.. Awesome views from the top! Good climbing. OS.

Jul 4, 2014

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