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2011-01 El Cap Base, breaking in a newbie - Click for details
 2011-01 El Cap Base, breaking in a newbie
Folks, no major adventures here, but some impressive showing for a dude on his 1st ever day climbing cracks and 2nd time ever climbing outside! It all began late one nigh...

by nutjob
3,138 Apr 11, 2017 36
A winter traverse of the CA section of the PCT 2015-16 Part 1 - Click for details
 A winter traverse of the CA section of the PCT 2015-16 Part 1
SUMMARY: The Pacific Crest Trail has been an obsession for me for the last thirty years. In 1987 I made my first plans for a summer hike which ended when I broke my fem...

by Jay S
766 Apr 11, 2017 13
Continental Drifting - Click for details
 Continental Drifting
Psyched after a successful ascent of Zenyatta Mondatta, Callum and I decided to try something a bit more challenging. Continental Drift was first climbed in 1997 by three hard...

by Neil Chelton
9,033 Apr 10, 2017 56
Lizard Head in Winter with Charlie Pitts - Click for details
 Lizard Head in Winter with Charlie Pitts
Lizard Head Peak is the hardest summit to attain in the state according to the classic Ormes guide to the Colorado Rockies. Insofar as this refers to the summit of a peak, th...

by Nick Danger
230 Apr 10, 2017 3
Lotus Flower Tower 2016 - Click for details
 Lotus Flower Tower 2016
Thought this might come in useful for anyone planning a trip to the cirque this year.

by jaddles
1,311 Apr 09, 2017 27
Saline Valley, The Saline Wall - Click for details
 Saline Valley, The Saline Wall
Typing from my iPhone so I'll be brief. Spent last week out in the South Pass area of the Saline at an area we have been calling The Saline Wall. The Saline Wall is approx...

by Batrock
8,396 Apr 06, 2017 106
An Absurd Obsession, the north face of Blanca Peak - Click for details
 An Absurd Obsession, the north face of Blanca Peak
When you tip at windmills, sometimes the windmill wins. For much of my mountaineering life I have been obsessed with the north face of Blanca Peak in the Sangre de Cristo Mou...

by Nick Danger
1,353 Apr 05, 2017 12
Middle Teton – a Love Story - Click for details
 Middle Teton – a Love Story
There is no question that Grand Teton is the grandest mountain in the Teton Range. That being said, Middle Teton has been for me over the years, like little baby bear’s porr...

by Nick Danger
659 Apr 05, 2017 15
Jeef - Click for details
Jeef is a well known route in Corsica, established by the Petit brothers in honor of their friend Jeef who died climbing the Dru. While climbing it I couldn't help but think h...

by Timus
430 Apr 02, 2017 4
Ozymandias Direct, Mt. Buffalo Australia - Click for details
 Ozymandias Direct, Mt. Buffalo Australia
Australia's iconic big wall, The North Wall (south facing, so little sunshine in these antipodes) is the longest section of cliff of Mt. Buffalo, about 1000 feet of ve...

by deuce4
2,252 Apr 02, 2017 29
The Column all to ourselves! - Click for details
 The Column all to ourselves!
Before you read this trip report, read this: Always follow the rules and ethics of Yosemite climbing, pack out your trash, including you poop, always climb like there is a par...

by Wannabeclimber
2,952 Apr 01, 2017 25
Wind River Mountains with Jimmie - Click for details
 Wind River Mountains with Jimmie
Cirque of the Towers – the name just has a romance about it. To us Gunnisonites it was like the lost city of gold or the fabled fountain of youth, and we were drawn to it in ...

by Nick Danger
1,197 Mar 31, 2017 18
Hesitant Laughter! The first ascent of the Funnybone! - Click for details
 Hesitant Laughter! The first ascent of the Funnybone!
Oh dear. At the very top of the headwall on the Funnybone, a seedy 60-foot rhyolite spire in the middle of nowhere in Idaho, the next move onto the top seemed to be a flying ...

by Woody the Beaver
2,025 Mar 31, 2017 24
Solstice at Tom's Thumb - Click for details
 Solstice at Tom's Thumb
Dates: June 20 and 21, 2013. To Thompson Peak, Tom's Thumb (Cannabis Crag). http://www.m...

by mouse from merced
1,595 Mar 26, 2017 14
The Grand Traverse August 2011 - Click for details
 The Grand Traverse August 2011
I’ve done a descent amount of rock climbing over the years, but have never really branched out into the alpine category. I began thinking about it and realized that I have...

by Pcutler
5,097 Mar 24, 2017 40
Spire 4 - Click for details
 Spire 4
I am showing my son how to post a TR. We will work on it for the next couple of days. We went to far up the wrong way, but we still stopped to look at the Gill arrow. This ...

by mike m
11,037 Mar 18, 2017 139
Team Dad Descends upon The Needles - Click for details
 Team Dad Descends upon The Needles
This time last year Mr. D and I both became first time fathers. Being a new parent, it turns out, is a piece of cake. They are cute and awesome and joyful, and instinct carrie...

by snowhazed
1,381 Mar 17, 2017 22
This is a little old but hopefully helpful to some people looking for info on a first time Yosemite trip or trying to do the nose and half dome for the first time. https://j...

by jaddles
1,720 Mar 16, 2017 12
Solo trip on the San Rafael River - Click for details
 Solo trip on the San Rafael River
Supertacoistas, just to show that I can do more than merely sit in my rocking chair and reminisce about the hero I once pretended to be, here is a little dittie I did just a c...

by Nick Danger
1,548 Mar 16, 2017 35
2017-02 Saline Valley Wall and Thereabouts
by NutAgain!
1,409 Mar 15, 2017 39
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