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Wonderland: a 67 pitch route above the sea
by David C
305 Aug 31, 2015 14
pigs on the wing, 5.10A x - Click for details
 pigs on the wing, 5.10A x
my good friend aiden-two-left-shoes-mcjackson and i attempted an onsight of this intimidating jay smith / rick sumner route at lovers leap last weekend. the beta is vag...

by Norwegian
1,402 Aug 31, 2015 42
Three Amigos on the Triple Direct - Click for details
 Three Amigos on the Triple Direct
It was dark and I had not moved in over an hour. The air was still warm from a beautiful spring day in Yosemite. Below I could hear the occasional signs of movement, a flash o...

by cultureshock
2,084 Aug 30, 2015 25
A SLICK ROCK Adventure in Idaho with a single Blue Camalot Belay. - Click for details
 A SLICK ROCK Adventure in Idaho with a single Blue Camalot Belay.
Slick Rock, just east of McCall Idaho, is a huge glaciated granite slab at an enticing angle. It is about 1200 feet high, but reposes gracefully between 50 to 70 degrees, wit...

by Fritz
992 Aug 30, 2015 42
Visiting Pete & Connie Sinclair - Click for details
 Visiting Pete & Connie Sinclair
Pete and Connie are the coolest folks. Pete is a gentleman, scholar, father, husband, author, mountaineer, and was the senior Jenny Lake Ranger when I first worked in the Teto...

by AKTrad
2,060 Aug 30, 2015 10
Big Adventure in the Benton Crags, a Story of Failure and Redemption - Click for details
 Big Adventure in the Benton Crags, a Story of Failure and Redemption
This is a Trip Report about adventure. I was moved to share this adventure in large part because of the magnificent trip reports by Vitaliy and Limpingcrab. The story starts w...

by guyman
979 Aug 29, 2015 30
High Eastside Obscure Golden's and Such... Going High, Deep and Stripping for Peace & Serenity. - Click for details
 High Eastside Obscure Golden's and Such... Going High, Deep and Stripping for Peace & Serenity.
*WARNING!!!* This aint your typical Weenie Roast Spray Climbing TR. As life rolls along, things change, physically, mentally and emotionally. A major and valuable l...

by The Chief
1,453 Aug 29, 2015 43
Enchanted babies on acid, or a long day in the enchantments. - Click for details
 Enchanted babies on acid, or a long day in the enchantments.
My wife and I decided to try Acid Baby (5.10+) on Enchantment Peak, located about 3/4 of the way up Aasgard Pass. This climb is steep, sustained, and absolutely wonder...

by TacomaDome
451 Aug 29, 2015 8
First Ascent of the Granite Creek Spire ! ! ! A virgin Sierra summit ! ! ! ! - Click for details
 First Ascent of the Granite Creek Spire ! ! ! A virgin Sierra summit ! ! ! !
Recent internet chitchat about things that don't really matter gave me something to dwell on as I crawled up a steep, sandy slope. While simultaneously fighting manzanita, I u...

by Vitaliy M.
965 Aug 29, 2015 26
Northwest Face of South Early Winter Spires (SEWS) - Click for details
 Northwest Face of South Early Winter Spires (SEWS)
My wife and I were looking for a climb at WA pass that would not have crowds on it, a tough thing to find this time of year. The northwest face of SEWS seemed promising, hard ...

by TacomaDome
1,138 Aug 28, 2015 29
An Oddyssey to Shangri La (FA and an FFA in a little paradise)
by Vitaliy M.
4,733 Aug 27, 2015 64
Quick Out-and-back to Dusy Basin (OT?) - Click for details
 Quick Out-and-back to Dusy Basin (OT?)
I don't much like hiking, and always considered it more of "approaching" to do climbing. In the alpine, that term may be modified appropriately to "approachaneering" under cer...

by MisterE
1,330 Aug 26, 2015 39
The Climbing Doctor Goes to China - Click for details
 The Climbing Doctor Goes to China
This is not your typical trip report. You are not going to find killer beta on remote climbs in China. You actually aren't going to even read about any specific routes in Chin...

by The Climbing Doctor
256 Aug 26, 2015 2
If At First You Don't Succeed.  Cirque Traverse, Cirque of the Towers, Wind River Range, WY - Click for details
 If At First You Don't Succeed. Cirque Traverse, Cirque of the Towers, Wind River Range, WY
This has been an amazing trad and alpine season for my partner Bryan and I largely fueled by his enthusiasm and my never ending "Pata-stoke" I have been fostering ever since b...

by pazreal
1,796 Aug 26, 2015 31
Summer in the Sierra: Storming Castles part 1
by The Alpine
1,563 Aug 26, 2015 15
Mt Emerson -- Alpine fun - Click for details
 Mt Emerson -- Alpine fun
I love alpine, for me there is nothing better. I love the long days, the sketchy downclimbs, route finding, using my brain, and exhausting my body. I have been working my way ...

by Nanobody
414 Aug 26, 2015 9
Hangin' with the Oldies-Bristlecone Pine Photo TR - Click for details
 Hangin' with the Oldies-Bristlecone Pine Photo TR
Well, I'm sorry to say I don't have some spectacular FA of some remote freakishly scary peak where I almost died 100 times to report. Just lot's of tree pictures taken with m...

by justthemaid
2,773 Aug 26, 2015 77
Sunday in the Meadows... a quick trip up a classic - American Wet Dream - Click for details
 Sunday in the Meadows... a quick trip up a classic - American Wet Dream
Bela and I had plans to do Lucky Streaks, but it seems that that is a very popular route these days... so instead of climbing on the cool west face of Fairview Dome we opted f...

by Ed Hartouni
1,104 Aug 25, 2015 27
Linking and long days in the San Juans, a brief perspective. - Click for details
 Linking and long days in the San Juans, a brief perspective.
You're right the rock isn't great but there are peaks galore over 13,000 ft., great scenery and, unlike the Sierra, few people. Jay Smith and I have been doing long hikes an...

by donini
1,381 Aug 25, 2015 51
Obsession with an Elephant: A Summer in the Sawtooths - Click for details
 Obsession with an Elephant: A Summer in the Sawtooths
A few years ago when I was attempting a ludicrous food based challenge, a friend asked me the following question. “Hey Arthur, how do you eat an elephant?” to which...

by pazreal
500 Aug 25, 2015 12
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