1. Mt. Edith Cavell - North Face


    from Mark Smiley Added 7,162 32 1

    Janelle and I climbed the North Face of Mt Edith Cavell Oct 2015. This was Classic Climb #47 for us. It was a full-on alpine adventure with lots of snow on the face. Check out the trip report: http://goo.gl/LLnTNe Join…

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    • Rock Climber's Role Reversal


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      Mark Smiley and Janelle Smiley switch roles while out on a typical day at the crag. Enjoy! Follow along on our journey to climb the iconic Fifty Classic Climbs of North America: www.smileysproject.com Instagram: Janelle:…

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      • Denali's Cassin Ridge - One of the biggest and best alpine routes in the USA


        from Mark Smiley Added 19.1K 178 10

        Janelle Smiley and I climbed the Cassin Ridge on the South side of Denali. This uber classic alpine route starts at 11,200 feet and tops out on the summit of Denali, 20,310 feet. Check out our other…

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        • Royal Arches


          from Mark Smiley Added 2,014 8 2

          Lyle Cordes joined us for his first ever rock climb outside. What better than Royal Arches in Yosemite for the maiden voyage?! 16 pitches of pure awesome

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          • The Steck Salathe Route - Presented by Blue Square Productions


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            This is an uber Yosemite classics. Its a super wide beautiful line up an amazing face right in the heart of the Valley. All was going well until the 90' long Narrows pitch, where Mark gets in…

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            • Petit Grepon - Presented by Sterling Rope & Salt Mountaineering


              from Mark Smiley Added 2,026 8 0

              The Petit Grepon is one of the easiest climbs on the fifty classic climbs of North America list. The hardest part...actually finding the right rock. At least, that was the hardest part for us. Enjoy…

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              • Mt. Stuart's North Ridge


                from Mark Smiley Added 7,924 34 2

                The North Ridge of Mt. Stuart in Central Washington is a true classic. High quality granite from bottom to top, loads of mountain goats, and some good friends make this experience not to be missed. Follow…

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                • Waiting On Fairweather


                  from Mark Smiley Added 1,816 20 0

                  Mt Fairweather's (15,325') Carpe Ridge is located in Southeast Alaska. From the landing strip on the Fairweather Glacier the route ascents nearly 11,000' of technical terrain. Watch…

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                  • Mark Smiley's take on mountain climbing


                    from Mark Smiley Added 3,152 14 4

                    Stay tuned for the official release of the latest from the Fifty Classic Climbs of North America Series: Committed. Mark and Janelle Smiley, with friend Jed Porter tackle the remote Carpe Ridge up…

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                    • Moose's Tooth West Ridge


                      from Mark Smiley Added 7,727 67 6

                      This is the real deal cornice snow climbing. The West Ridge is over a mile of cornices, steep loose snow and rock. Mark and Janelle Smiley take it on in May 2013. Follow more of their journey…

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