Serpentine – 2nd Ascent

Taipan Apex There’s no way around it, Taipan wall is a proud and awesome slash of a golden orange. Smoother than the “Piles” with a very sunny disposition that requires a committed approach for success. Returning home to Oz for a few short weeks in 89, whilst...

The Janicepts – Free Solo Onsight

Aussie Climbing History – Late Dark Ages Once Australia’s hardest route. Offwidth, hand, with a teetering mantle at the top. Snuck off to “go for a casual walk” – my mates (Ian Hoffstetter – Photo) knew what was up and ran the mile...

Mini Daddy

Summer altitudes – high Uintas Utah. Came across this little gem one afternoon… Spent an hour scoping and cleaning best lines and doing the easier ones. Another 30 minutes yielded 3 more classic “problems of climbing the boulder”. Images: Pam Roberts Recent Posts...