Climbing Goals for 2019 Season

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2019 Goals:

For 2019, I’m guessing that this post will morph and evolve over the next six months as I sort of reshape my goals for the year. For now, I would like to just kind of spit out some ideas that are starting to form in my head and fill in the gaps throughout the first part of the year:

Single Pitch

Repoint 20 Traditional 5.10s:
Nubbins to Nowhere (.10d) Little Cottonwood Canyon, UT redpoint
Minions of Chaos (5.10+) Little Cottonwood Canyon, UT onsight
Hyperform (5.10b) Lone Peak Cirque, UT onsight
Social Engineering (5.10a/b) Big Cottonwood Canyon, UT onsight
Plasma (.10a) | Little Cottonwood Canyon, UT onsight
Deface Crack (.10a) | Saint George, UT onsight
Red Warrior (.10a) | Saint George, UT redpoint
Tarzan (.10a) | Little Cottonwood Canyon, UT redpoint
Equipment Right (.10b)
The Flakes? (.10b)

Repoint 20 Sport 5.11s (5 that are .11c+ | 5 onsight/flash)
Litmus Test (.11c) Division Wall | American Fork Canyon, UT onsight
Captain Tight Pants (.11c) Serenity Wall | American Fork Canyon, UT redpoint (second try)
Shiny (.11b) Serenity Wall | American Fork Canyon, UT onsight
The Spine (.11b) Haus Rock | Keystone, CO redpoint
Oh Captain! My Captain! (.11a) Serenity Wall | American Fork Canyon, UT onsight
Hero Of Canton (.11a) Serenity Wall | American Fork Canyon, UT onsight
Bears Ears (.11a) Maple Canyon, UT onsight
Worthy Whoopsy (.11a) Challenge Buttress | Big Cottonwood Canyon, UT onsight
UnNamed (.11-) The Pile | Big Cottonwood Canyon, UT redpoint (x2)
Director of Humor Affairs (.11a) Turtle Wall | Saint George, UT flash
Neuromancer (.11a) Pentapitch Area | Little Cottonwood Canyon, UT redpoint
Walk the Plank (.11-) The Narrows | Stansbury Mountains, UT redpoint (x2)
Black Monday (.11a) S-Curves | Big Cottonwood Canyon, UT redpoint (repeat)
Punany (.11b/c)
Edge of Chaos (.11b/c)
Division (.11d)

Redpoint 5 Trad 5.11s
Last First Crack (.11b/c) Gate Area | Little Cottonwood Canyon, UT redpoint
Last First Crack (.11b/c) Gate Area | Little Cottonwood Canyon, UT pinkpoint
Scarface (.11b)
Tick Fever (.11a)
Equipment Overhang (.11a)

Repoint 10 Sport 5.12s (5 that are 12b+):
All Chalk and No Action (.12a) Green A Gully | Little Cottonwood Canyon, UT redpoint
Refiner (.12a) The Narrows | Stansbury Mountains, UT redpoint (second try)
Left Pile (.12b)
Black Sails (.12a/b)

First Ascents

Put up a new route
Talk Me Off The Ledge (.10b | 4 Pitches) Mount Superior | Little Cottonwood Canyon, UT redpoint (FA)

Multi Pitch

Repoint 1 5.12 Bolted (4+ pitches):

Redpoint 1 Gear-Only 5.11 (4+ pitches)

Redpoint 5 Traditional 5.10s (4+ pitches)
Minions of Chaos (.10+ | 4 Pitches) Tanner’s Gluch | Little Cottonwood Canyon, UT onsight
Talk Me Off The Ledge (.10b | 4 Pitches) Mount Superior | Little Cottonwood Canyon, UT redpoint (FA)
Hell Raiser (.10b | 2 Pitches) Hellgate | Little Cottonwood Canyon, UT onsight (*bolted 5.10 pitch)
Prince of Darkness (.10b | 4 Pitches) Black Velvet Canyon | Red Rocks, NV onsight
Sour Mash (.10a | 7 Pitches) Black Velvet Canyon | Red Rocks, NV onsight

Redpoint 5 Multi Pitch (5.11b+ bolts & gear):
Till Hell Freezes Over (.11b | 3 pitches) Hellgate | Little Cottonwood Canyon, UT onsight
Levitation 29 (.11b/c | 9 pitches)

Alpine Rock

Climb 5 Multipitch Alpine Rock Routes
Hyperform (5.10b | 4 pitches) Lone Peak Cirque, UT onsight (fell on the “easier” endurance pitch)
Talk Me Off The Ledge (.10b | 4 Pitches) Mount Superior | Little Cottonwood Canyon, UT redpoint (FA)
Lotus Flower Tower (5.10+ | 18 pitches) BC, Canada
Regular Route (5.9 | 8+ pitches) The Diamond | Long’s Peak, CO

Climb 3 N.A. 50 Classic Climbs
East Buttress (.10c | 11 pitches) Middle Cathedral | Yosemite, CA
Royal Arches (.10- | 15 pitches) Yosemite, CA
Regular Route (5.9 | 8+ pitches) Fairview Dome | Yosemite, CA

ICE

Lead 5 WI3 Routes
Great White Icicle (WI3 | 4 Pitches) onsight (x5)
Squash Head (WI4 | 2 pitches) onsight
Battle Creek Falls (WI3+) onsight
The Pricecicle (WI3)
Willard Canyon Waterfall (WI2-3 | 4 pitches)

ALPINE

Climb 3 Technical Peaks (AI2-3)
Liberty Ridge | Mount Rainer (AI2-3 | Grade IV)
Reid Glacier Headwall | Mount Hood (AI3 | Grade III)
    or
Leuthold Couloir | Mount Hood (AI2 | Grade II)
Ford – Stettner Couloir | Grand Teton (AI2-3 | Grade II)
    or
Middle Teton Glacier Route | Middle Teton (5.5, AI2 | Grade II)

Climb 1 Foreign peak above 17,000 ft
Sajama (21,460 ft) | Bolivia/Chile

Climb 1 Foreign peak above 20,000 ft
Sajama (21,460 ft) | Bolivia/Chile

Climb 3 US peaks above 14,000 ft
Greys Peak (14,259 ft)
Torreys Peak (14,259 ft)
Mount Massive (14,429 ft)

SPLITBOARD MOUNTAINEERING

Climb and Ski from the summit of 5 Mountains (1 technical | 1 above 14k ft)
Mount Adams | South Route
Mount Whitney | Mountaineers Route
Mount Hood | Pearly Gates

Gym

Boulder 3 V8s
Boulder 30 V7s
Redpoint 5.13a
Train during the summer

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