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Mountain

SPS List (#)*

Route

Type

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Date

Elevation

Mount Washington

 

Lion Head

DP

February 1998

6,288 ft (1,917 m)

Petit Mont Blanc

 

Normal Route

OP

July 1998

11,233 ft (3,424 m)

Mont Dolent

 

Normal Italian Route (Rif. Fiorio)

OP

July 1998

12,559 ft (3,828 m)

Mont Blanc (attempt)

 

Mont Blanc du Tacul and Mont Maudit Traverse

OP

July 1998

15,771 ft (4,807 m)

Clouds Rest

L (1)

From Sunrise Lakes Trailhead (class 1)

OP

July 1, 1999

9,926 ft (3,025 m)

Half Dome

L (2)

Cables (class 2)

OP

July 2, 1999

8,842 ft (2,695 m)

Gran Paradiso

 

Normal Route (Rif. Chabod)

OP

July 20, 1999

13,323 ft (4,061 m)

Mont Blanc

 

Mont Blanc du Tacul and Mont Maudit Traverse

OP

July 25, 1999

15,771 ft (4,807 m)

Pyramide du Tacul

 

East Arête (5.6)

DP

July 29, 1999

11,378 ft (3,468 m)

Mount Whitney (attempt)

E

East Buttress (III, 5.8)

OP

May 12, 2000

14,505 ft (4,421 m)

Mount Shasta

 

Avalanche Gulch

OP

July 2, 2000

14,162 ft (4,317 m)

Mount Whitney

E (3)

Mountaineer's Route (class 3)

OS

August 8, 2000

14,505 ft (4,421 m)

Mount Sill (attempt)

M

North Couloir (class 4)

OP

September 16, 2000

14,153 ft (4,314 m)

North Palisade

E (4)

U-Notch + Chimney Variation (II, 5.4)

OP

May 7, 2001

14,242 ft (4,341 m)

Thunderbolt Peak

M (5)

Southwest Chute # 1 (5.9)

OP

September 3, 2001

14,003 ft (4,268 m)

Columbine Peak

 

Northeast Ridge (class 3)

OP

September 4, 2001

12,652 ft (3,856 m)

Mount Langley

L (6)

Old Army Pass / South Slope (class 2)

OP

May 11, 2002

14,026 ft (4,275 m)

Mount Sill

M (7)

Swiss Arête (II, 5.7)

OP

June 7, 2002

14,153 ft (4,314 m)

Cathedral Peak

M (8)

Southeast Buttress (II, 5.7)

DP

August 15, 2002

10,911 ft (3,326 m)

Cathedral Peak

M

Mountaineer's Route (class 4)

DP

September 20, 2002

10,911 ft (3,326 m)

Mount Conness

L (9)

East Ridge via Alpine Lake (class 2)

DP

September 21, 2002

12,590 ft (3,837 m)

Starlight Peak (attempt)

 

Starlight Buttress (III, 5.5)

OP

September 28, 2002

14,200 ft (4,328 m)

Mount Whitney

E

Whitney Trail (class 1)

OP

October 27, 2002

14,505 ft (4,421 m)

Crooks Peak (Day Needle)

 

Whitney Trail (class 1)

OP

October 27, 2002

14,180 ft (4,322 m)

Mount Muir

L (10)

From Whitney Trail (class 3)

OP

October 27, 2002

14,012 ft (4,271 m)

Mount Russell (attempt)

M

East Ridge (class 3)

OP

January 18, 2003

14,088 ft (4,294 m)

Tenaya Peak

 

Northwest Buttress (II, 5.5)

DP

August 11, 2003

10,280 ft (3,133 m)

Michael Minaret (attempt)

 

Amphitheater Chute (I, 5.4)

OP

August 30, 2003

12,240 ft (3,731 m)

Half Dome

L

Snake Dike (5.7)

OP

October 6, 2003

8,842 ft (2,695 m)

Cathedral Peak

M

Southeast Buttress (II, 5.7)

DP

June 2, 2004

10,911 ft (3,326 m)

Mount Russell (attempt)

M

Fishhook Arête (III, 5.9)

OP

June 5, 2004

14,088 ft (4,294 m)

Royal Arches

 

Royal Arches Route (5.7 A0)

DP

June 25, 2004

5,400 ft (1,646 m)

Matthes Crest

 

South to North Traverse (IV, 5.7)

DP

July 30, 2004

10,918 ft (3,328 m)

Middle Palisade (attempt)

M

Northeast Face - variation (class 4)

OP

September 23, 2004

14,012 ft (4,271 m)

Mount Russell

M (11)

South Face, right side - variation (class 4)

OP

June 19, 2005

14,088 ft (4,294 m)

Crystal Crag

 

North Arête (I, 5.7)

DP

July 1, 2005

10,377 ft (3,163 m)

Crystal Crag

 

North Arête (I, 5.7)

DP

June 23, 2006

10,377 ft (3,163 m)

Bear Creek Spire

M (12)

North Arête (III, 5.8)

OP

June 25, 2006

13,713 ft (4,180 m)

Cathedral Peak

M

Southeast Buttress (II, 5.7)

DP

July 20, 2006

10,911 ft (3,326 m)

Norman Clyde Peak (attempt)

M

Twilight Pillar (III, 5.9)

OP

September 28, 2006

13,920 ft (4,243 m)

Mount Humphreys

E (13)

East Arête (II, 5.4)

OP

June 16, 2007

13,986 ft (4,263 m)

White Mountain Peak

 

South Face (class 1)

DP

June 18, 2007

14,246 ft (4,342 m)

Mount Brewer

E (14)

East Ridge (class 2)

OP

June 21, 2007

13,570 ft (4,136 m)

Echo Peaks # 8, 9, 5, 7

 

Various routes, up to 5.7

DP

July 26, 2007

11,160 ft (3,402 m)

Mount Tallac

L (15)

Cathedral Lake Trail (class 1)

DS

September 17, 2007

9,735 ft (2,967 m)

Mount Tallac

L

Cathedral Lake Trail (class 1)

DP

September 20, 2007

9,735 ft (2,967 m)

Mount Whitney

E

Mountaineer's Route (class 3)

OP

May 13, 2008

14,505 ft (4,421 m)

Mount Whitney

E

East Buttress (III, 5.8)

OP

May 14, 2008

14,505 ft (4,421 m)

Temple Crag

L (16)

Venusian Blind (IV, 5.7)

OP

June 25, 2008

12,999 ft (3,962 m)

Charlotte Dome

 

South Face (III, 5.8)

OP

September 11, 2008

10,690 ft (3,258 m)

Red Rock Canyon

 

Frogland (5.8), Crimson Chrysalis (5.8+)

DP

June 14-15, 2009

 -

Lone Pine Peak (attempt)

L

Northeast Ridge (IV, 5.7)

OP

June 17-18, 2009

12,944 ft (3,945 m)

Mount Conness

L

West Ridge (IV, 5.6)

OP

September 18, 2009

12,590 ft (3,837 m)

Mount Clarence King

E (17)

South Face (I, 5.4)

OP

June 3, 2010

12,905 ft (3,933 m)

Mount Tyndall

L (18)

North Rib (class 3)

OP

September 15, 2010

14,018 ft (4,273 m)

Mount Williamson

E (19)

West Face (class 3)

OP

September 16, 2010

14,375 ft (4,382 m)

Deerhorn Mountain

M (20)

Northeast Buttress (class 3)

OP

July 29, 2011

13,265 ft (4,043 m)

Mount Stanford

L (21)

North Ridge (class 3)

OP

July 30, 2011

13,973 ft (4,259 m)

Split Mountain

E (22)

North Slope from Upper Basin (class 1)

OP

September 15, 2011

14,058 ft (4,285 m)

Mount Prater

L (23)

South Slope (class 1)

OP

September 15, 2011

13,471 ft (4,106 m)

Mount Ruskin

M (24)

East Ridge (class 3-4)

OP

September 16, 2011

12,920 ft (3,938 m)

Kearsarge Peak

L (25)

Via Lilley Pass (class 2)

DS

June 20, 2012

12,598 ft (3,840 m)

Middle Palisade

M (26)

Northeast Face (class 3)

OP

June 23, 2012

14,012 ft (4,271 m)

Mount Dana

L (27)

West Slope from Tioga Pass (class 1)

DP

June 24, 2012

13,053 ft (3,979 m)

Mount Agassiz

L (28)

Northwest Slope (class 2)

DS

June 26, 2012

13,891 ft (4,234 m)

Independence Peak

L (29)

West Face (class 3)

DS

July 21, 2012

11,744 ft (3,580 m)

Crystal Crag

 

North Arête (I, 5.7)

DP

July 22, 2012

10,377 ft (3,163 m)

Laurel Mountain

 

Northeast Gully (III, 5.2)

DP

September 10, 2012

11,812 ft (3,600 m)

Mount Sill

M

North Couloir (class 4)

OP

September 13, 2012

14,153 ft (4,314 m)

Polemonium Peak

 

Traverse from Mount Sill (class 5)

OP

September 13, 2012

14,080 ft (4,292 m)

Mount Gould

L (30)

South Ridge (class 2)

OS

June 12, 2013

13,005 ft (3,964 m)

Center Peak

L (31)

East Face (class 2)

OS

June 13, 2013

12,760 ft (3,889 m)

Mount Keith

L (32)

North Face (class 2)

OS

June 14, 2013

13,977 ft (4,260 m)

Mount Abbot

E (33)

Northeast Couloir (class 3)

DP

June 18, 2013

13,715 ft (4,180 m)

Bear Creek Spire

M

Northeast Arête (III, 5.5)

DP

June 19, 2013

13,713 ft (4,180 m)

Mount Kaweah

E (34)

South Slope (class 1)

DP

September 13, 2013

13,802 ft (4,207 m)

Black Kaweah

M (35)

Southwest Face (class 3)

DP

September 14, 2013

13,680 ft (4,170 m)

Merriam Peak

L (36)

Northwest Ridge (class 2)

OS

June 10, 2014

13,103 ft (3,994 m)

Royce Peak

L (37)

South Slope (class 2)

OS

June 10, 2014

13,280 ft (4,048 m)

Mount Julius Caesar

L (38)

South Ridge / Southwest Slope (class 2)

OS

June 11, 2014

13,200 ft (4,023 m)

Banner Peak

L (39)

Ritter-Banner Saddle and West Slope (class 3)

OP

June 15, 2014

12,936 ft (3,943 m)

San Joaquin Mountain

L (40)

From Minaret Summit (class 1)

DP

June 16, 2014

11,598 ft (3,535 m)

Mount Haeckel

L (41)

Northwest Arête (class 4)

OP

June 18, 2014

13,418 ft (4,090 m)

Mount Wallace

L (42)

North Face (class 3)

OP

June 18, 2014

13,377 ft (4,077 m)

Mount Darwin (attempt)

E

West Ridge (class 3)

OP

June 19, 2014

13,831 ft (4,216 m)

Peak 13,048

 

From Darwin Col (class 3)

OP

June 19, 2014

13,048 ft (3,977 m)

Mount Darwin (attempt)

E

West Ridge (class 3)

OP

September 9, 2014

13,831 ft (4,216 m)

Mount Solomons

 

Northeast Shoulder (class 2)

OP

September 10, 2014

13,034 ft (3,973 m)

Mount Goddard

E (43)

Starr's Route (class 2-3)

OP

September 11, 2014

13,568 ft (4,136 m)

Mount Lamarck

L (44)

Southeast Ridge (class 2)

OP

September 12, 2014

13,417 ft (4,090 m)

Mount Lyell

E (45)

Lyell-Maclure Col (class 3)

OP

June 18, 2015

13,114 ft (3,997 m)

Mount Maclure

L (46)

Southeast Ridge (class 3)

OP

June 18, 2015

12,960 ft (3,950 m)

Matterhorn Peak

E (47)

Southeast Slope (class 2)

OS

June 23, 2015

12,279 ft (3,743 m)

Whorl Mountain

M (48)

Southeast Face to West Face, variation (class 4)

OS

June 23, 2015

12,033 ft (3,668 m)

Virginia Peak

L (49)

North Ridge (class 2)

OS

June 24, 2015

12,001 ft (3,658 m)

Lone Pine Peak

L (50)

North Ridge (III, 5.5)

OP

August 24, 2015

12,944 ft (3,945 m)

Mount Irvine

L (51)

Northeast Ridge (class 2)

OP

August 26, 2015

13,770 ft (4,197 m)

Mount Mallory

L (52)

Northwest Ridge (class 3)

OP

August 26, 2015

13,850 ft (4,221 m)

Mount LeConte

M (53)

Northwest Chute (class 4)

OP

August 26, 2015

13,930 ft (4,246 m)

Bloody Mountain

L (54)

Northeast Ridge (class 2)

OS

June 10, 2016

12,544 ft (3,826 m)

Red Slate Mountain

M (55)

West Slope from Gemini Pass (class 2)

OS

June 11, 2016

13,163 ft (4,012 m)

Mount Winchell

L (56)

East Arête (class 3)

OP

June 16, 2016

13,768 ft (4,196 m)

Starlight Peak (attempt)

 

Starlight Buttress (III, 5.5)

OP

June 17, 2016

14,200 ft (4,328 m)

Mount Gayley

L (57)

Southwest Ridge, a.k.a Yellow Brick Road (class 3)

OP

June 17, 2016

13,510 ft (4,118 m)

Crystal Crag

 

North Arête (I, 5.7)

DP

August 16, 2016

10,377 ft (3,163 m)

Mount Morrison

M (58)

East Slope variation (class 2)

DS

August 19, 2016

12,268 ft (3,739 m)

Cathedral Peak

M

Southeast Buttress (II, 5.7)

DP

August 26, 2016

10,911 ft (3,326 m)

Thunder Mountain

M (59)

East Ridge (class 4)

OP

September 7, 2016

13,588 ft (4,120 m)

Table Mountain

M (60)

West Ridge, South Side (class 3)

OP

September 8, 2016

13,630 ft (4,155 m)

Milestone Mountain

M (61)

East Side (class 3)

OP

September 9, 2016

13,641 ft (4,157 m)

Midway Mountain

L (62)

East Ridge (class 2)

OP

September 9, 2016

13,666 ft (4,165 m)

Mount Baldwin

L (63)