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Year Date Location Route Activity Party Reference Notes
1996 July 20 Inspiration Peak NE Buttress New route Alan Kearney, Dana Hagin CC.com, AK web  
c1997   Mt Shuksan White Salmon Glacier Headwall Ski descent Rene Crawshaw Email from Crawshaw to Lowell Skoog  
2006 May Snowfield Peak Summit Pyramid (NW Face) Ski descent Josh Kaplan Email from Kaplan to Lowell Skoog Predates May 2007 ski descent
2006 September 4 Dorado Needle SW Buttress Direct variation Mark Bunker, Mike Preiss CC.com  
2007 July 6 Mt Baker North Ridge Ski descent Sky Sjue, Dave Brown TAY.com No rappel
2007 July 25 Chair Peak West Ridge New route Martin Volken, Nick Pope, Olivia Caussen CC.com  
2008 February 24 Mt Shuksan Curtis Glacier, Center Ski descent Pete Durr, John Wells Email from Wells to Lowell Skoog  
2008 April Central Cascades Icicle Creek to Snoqualmie Pass Ski traverse Trevor Kostanich, Peter Avolio TK web  
2008 May 1 Mt Rainier Nisqually Icefall Ski descent Aaron Mainer, Oliver Deshler Email from Deshler to Lowell Skoog One rappel
2008 August 24 South Early Winter Spire "Southern Man" New route Mark Allen, Leighan Falley, Joel Kauffman CC.com  
2009 April 30 Mt Shuksan SW Face Right Ski descent Dan Helmstadter CC.com  
2009 Memorial Day weekend Mt Rainier Buck Creek to White River via Sourdough Ridge Ski traverse Joe Schaaf, Lance Young Email from Schaaf to Lowell Skoog, TAY.com Traverse extended to Burroughs Mtn in June 2012 by Kyle Miller
2009 August Cutthroat Creek Wall "Wright-Pond" New route Chris Wright, Mike Pond CC.com, CW web  
2010 April 18 Columbia Peak NE Ridge Couloir Ski descent Eduardo Blanchard and partner TAY.com From ridgeline (no summit). Partner name?
2010 April 26 Argonaut Peak Upper NE Face and NE Couloir Ski descent Dan Helmstadter CC.com  
2010 May 9 Mt Rainier Sunset Amphitheatre Couloir Ski descent Andy Bond, Jesse Dudley TAY.com  
2010 May 12-14 Dorado Needle, Marble Needle Couloir   Ski descents Jason Hummel, Kyle Miller Email from Hummel to Lowell Skoog  
2010 May 13 Mt Stuart Stuart Glacier Couloir Ski descent Dan Helmstadter CC.com No downclimbing
2010 June 5 Eightmile Mtn North Couloir Ski descent John Plotz CC.com With Tom Janisch
2010 July 15 Mt Rainier Sunset Ridge Ski descent Dan Helmstadter, Eric Wehrly SS.com Continuous ski descent
2010 June 22 Mt Baker Roman Moustache Ski descent Sam Lozier, Drew Tabke TAY.com, SL web Has this route been skied before?
2010 June 26 Mt Adams Klickitat Headwall Ski descent Jason and Josh Hummel, Adam Roberts JH web  
2010 July 20 Goose Egg Mtn "Spoil Ill" New route Joe Puryear and partner CC.com Partner name?
2010 July 23-25 Olympic Mountains Gray Wolf Ridge to The Needles Alpine traverse Stewart Mathiesen, John Myers, Terry Hiatt, Tyler Adams CC.com How much of this is new?
2010 July 25 Squire Creek Pass "Pass the Nuts" New route ? CC.com Party member names? Outside NWMJ scope?
2010 July 30 Northern Picket Range Hannegan to Ross Lake One-day adventure run Leor Pantilat, Colin Abercrombie CC.com How to record this? (Other routes of interest?)
2010 Summer Colchuck Balanced Rock "Milk 'n Honey" (and other routes) New routes Tom Ramier, Craig Rankin, Abe Traven CC.com Also: "Riki Tiki Tavi," "Leche La Vaca," "Nectar," and more
2010 Summer Bridge Creek Wall The Nose Free ascent Jens Holsten, Sol Wertkin JH web Outside NWMJ scope?
2010 August 5 Index Town Wall "The Waterway" Free ascent Sean Leary, Mikey Schaefer CC.com Outside NWMJ scope?
2010 August 12 Silver Horn "Spice of Life" New route Mike Pond, Matt Van Biene CC.com  
2010 August 15 Colchuck Balanced Rock "Scarface" New route Colin B., Nate F. CC.com Full names?
2010 August 30 Mamie Peak Ellation Crags New route Darin Berdinka, Matt Alford CC.com  
2010 September 22 Colchuck Balanced Rock "Let It Burn" New route Jens Holsten, Max Hasson JH web  
2010 October 17 Squire Creek Wall "Excalibur" New route Chris Greyell and party CC.com Party members? Outside NWMJ scope?
2011 January Colchuck Peak NE Face New route Jens Holsten, Dan Hilden CC.com Right of NE Couloir, iced conditions
2011 January 27 Mt Larrabee SW Face Ski descent Sam Lozier, Allen Taylor, Jason Hummel, Eduardo Blanchard, Tom Murphy, Adam Roberts, John Wells, Colin Lanigan SL web  
2011 January 30 Mt Shuksan North Buttress Couloir Ski descent Dan Helmstadter CC.com  
2011 February 3 Mt Shuksan NW Connection Ski descent Dan Helmstadter CC.com  
2011 February 9 Bonanza Peak NW Summit Winter ascent Jason Hummel, Forest McBrian TAY.com, JH web  
2011 March 23 Alta Mountain West Face Couloir Ski descent Forest McBrian, Erin Smart TAY.com, FM web  
2011 April 15 Mt Fernow North Face (including couloir) Ski descent Jason Hummel, Kyle Miller TAY.com, JH web, KM web Face below couloir was previously skied
2011 April 17 Bonanza Peak Main summit Ski descent Jason Hummel, Kyle Miller TAY.com, JH web, KM web From closely below summit
2011 April 19 Chair Peak NE Buttress Ski descent Drew Tabke, Dan Helmstadter TAY.com  
2011 April 22 Mt Rainier Nisqually Ice Cliff Ski descent Andy Bond, Tyler Jones, Seth Waterfall TAY.com  
2011 April 22 Cannon Mtn ENE Couloir Ski descent Dan Helmstadter, John Plotz TAY.com  
2011 April 22 Fortress Mtn North Face Ski descent Scott McAllister, Erik Svege TAY.com Party also skied SW flank Chiwawa Mtn from summit
2011 April 30 Goode Mtn SE Peak, SW Face Ski descent Jason Hummel, Kyle Miller, Scott McAllister JH web  
2011 May 4 Mt Rainier South Tahoma Headwall Ski descent Andy Bond TAY.com  
2011 May 9 Mt Shuksan Hanging Glacier Headwall Ski descent Dan Helmstadter, Drew Tabke CC.com, TAY.com East variation
2011 May 10 Mt Pugh NW Face Ski descent Andy Berner, Trevor Williams, Stefan Knorr, Zack Jessel TAY.com  
2011 May 19 Glacier Peak Chocolate Glacier Headwall Ski descent Jason Hummel, Kyle Miller JH web  
2011 May 19 Mt Shuksan Hanging Glacier Headwall Ski descent Eduardo Blanchard, Dylan Johnson TAY.com West variation
2011 May 20-27 North Central Cascades Holden to North Fork Sauk River Ski traverse Peter Avolio, Adam Vognild, Rob Bolton, Trevor Kostanich TAY.com, TK web  
2011 June 4 Argonaut Peak SW Face Ski descent Eric Wehrly, Pete Hirst SS.com  
2011 June 16 Mt Rainier Sunset Amphitheatre New route MRNP climbing rangers MRNP web Party members?
2011 June 21 Black Buttes Lincoln Peak, South Summit (Pt8400) Ski descent Martin Volken, Mike Hattrup TAY.com  
2011 June 26 Mt Rainier Ptarmigan Ridge Ski descent Eric Wehrly, Pete Hirst, Dan Helmstadter TAY.com, SS.com, CC.com  
2011 July 2 Mt Rainier South Edmunds Headwall Ski descent Andy Bond Email from Bond to Lowell Skoog  
2011 July 2 Mt Baker, Mt Shuksan Link-up Ski traverse (single push) Gregg Cronn, Ryan Lurie TAY.com How to record this? (Other routes of interest?)
2011 July 4 Mt Adams Adams Glacier Headwall, "Ice Extension" New route Wayne Wallace, Anastasia Blagoveshchenskaya CC.com New variation
2011 July 4 Southern Picket Range Azure Lake Couloirs Ski descent Dan Helmstadter CC.com  
2011 July 10 Twin Needles "Thread of Ice" Ski descent Louie Dawson, Kirk Turner WS.com, KT web, CC.com Ascent ended beneath cornice at top of couloir
2011 July 10 Columbia Peak West Ridge Ski descent Jim Dockery, Jeff Rich TAY.com  
2011 July 19 Mt Olympus Three-peak traverse Ski traverse Jason Hummel, Kyle Miller Email from Hummel to Lowell Skoog Also East Peak ski descent
2011 July 24 Dragontail Peak "Chasin' Tail" New route Jens Holsten, Adam Lawson CC.com, JH web  
2011 July Mt Berge SE Buttress New route Alan Kearney, Matt Demey AK web  
2011 August 23 Mt Bigelow "Tribute to Richard" New route Ben Kunz, Tim Halder CC.com  
2011 August 25 Hai Tower "Diggin' for Dreams" New route Mike Pond, Alan Rousseau, Rob Schiesser Pond NWMJ submission Near Half Moon, Washington Pass
2011 August Cathedral Peak "Last Rights" New route Blake Herrington, Scott Bennett CC.com  
2011 August Amphitheatre Mtn "Finger of Fatwa" New route Blake Herrington, Scott Bennett CC.com  
2011 Early September Dome Peak South Face, "Indian Summer" New route Jason Schilling, Nate Farr CC.com  
2011 Early September South Gunsight Peak West Face, "Lily of the West" New route Jason Schilling, Nate Farr CC.com  
2011 September 5 Tower Mtn NE Face, "Tower of Babble" New route Rolf Larson, Eric Wehrly CC.com, SS.com  
2011 September 11 Sloan Peak SW Face, "Diamond in the Rough" New route Brandon Workman, Rad Roberts CC.com  
2011 September 26 Sloan Peak West Face variation New route Andy Berner and partner CC.com Partner name?
2011 October 18 Sahale Mtn East Face Couloir New route Kurt Hicks, Forest McBrian CC.com  
2011 October 25 Mixup Peak North Face, "The Misunderstanding" New route Kurt Hicks, Dave Jordan, Forest McBrian CC.com  
2011 December 10 Sloan Peak NW Face "Full Moon Fever" New Route Kevin Hogan, Braden Downey, Will Hinckley CC.com  
2012 January 6 Mt Thielsen North Face Winter ascent Steve Elder CC.com Climb ended on NE Buttress below headwall.
2012 January 13 The Pleiades South Couloirs Ski descents Dan Helmstadter CC.com  
2012 February 2 Lemah One (Lemah Thumb) SW Face Ski descent Forest McBrian, Erin Smart TAY.com  
2012 February 3-4 Dragontail Peak NE Buttress Winter ascent Jens Holsten, Nate Farr, Colin Bohannan CC.com  
2012 February 15 Mt Shuksan Curtis Glacier South Ski descent Dan Helmstadter CC.com  
2012 March 25 Mt Shuksan Curtis Glacier Headwall Ski descent Dan Helmstadter CC.com AKA Curtis Ridge
2012 April 14 Axis Peak NE Face Ski descent John Plotz TAY.com One rappel
2012 April 15 Mt Constance East Face Ski descent Eric Wehrly TAY.com  
2012 May 7 Jack Mountain Nohokomeen Glacier Ski descent Jason Hummel, Kyle Miller, Hannah Carrigan JH web Including headwall
2012 May 10 Mt Hood Cathedral Spire Ravine New route Anastasia Blagoveshchenskaya, Vitaliy Musiyenko CC.com New route?
2012 May 11 American Border Peak NE Face Ski descent Dan Helmstadter CC.com  
2012 May 11 Glacier Peak Scimitar Glacier Ski descent Eben Sargent Email from Sargent to Lowell Skoog  
2012 May 12 Lundin Peak North Face Ski descent Martin Volken, Dave Jordan TAY.com  
2012 May 12 Canadian Border Peak SW Face Ski descent Dan Helmstadter CC.com  
2012 mid-May Luahna Peak SE Face Ski descent Adam Vognild, Trevor Kostanich WO.org  
2012 May 13 Mt Arriva West Face Ski descent Chad and Eric Miller, Eric Wehrly TAY.com  
2012 May 14 Little Tahoma South Face New route Loren Campbell, Mike Gauthier CC.com, LC web  
2012 May 15 Mt Rainier Liberty Ridge East (AKA Cryogenesis) Ski descent Aaron Mainer, Oliver Deshler CC.com, TAY.com, OD web Two rappels near Liberty Cap, one at bottom of face
2012 May 19 Black Peak NW Face Ski descent Dan Helmstadter, Eric Wehrly TAY.com, CC.com  
2012 May 27 Mt Rexford North Couloir New route Drew Brayshaw, Shaun Neufeld, Maxim de Jong CC.com  
2012 June 3 Kyes Peak NE (Kyes-Monte Cristo) Couloir Ski descent Scott McAllister, Ben Starkey TAY.com Also skied couloir NW of Goblin Lake
2012 June Lincoln Peak X Couloir Ski descent Aaron Scott AS web  
2012 June 26 Aasgard Pass "The Valkyrie" New route Scott Bennett, Blake Herrington, Graham Zimmerman CC.com  
2012 July 21 Black Peak West Summit, NW Ridge New route Eric Wehrly, Rolf Larson CC.com  
2012 September 5 Colchuck Balanced Rock "Accendo Lunae" New route variation Scott Bennett, Blake Herrington, Graham Zimmerman CC.com Two new pitches into "Let it Burn" and "West Face"
2012 September 6 Exfoliation Dome (Darrington) Snake Charmer New Route Dave Burdick, Ralph Bodenner, Austin Siadak, Fitz Cahall, Elliott Waldon, and Zac West CC.com Outside NWMJ scope?
2012 September 17 Squire Creek Wall (Darrington) "Skeena 26" New Route Bill Enger, David Whitelaw, Yale Lewis CC.com Outside NWMJ scope?
2012 December 31 Four Brothers Glacier Lake Couloir Ski descent Forest McBrian, Erin Smart TAY.com  
2013 January 18 Mt Angeles (SW sub-peak) ENE Couloir ("The Pipeline") Ski descent Tyler Reid, Jack Ganster, Solveig Waterfall TAY.com, PAG web  
2013 January 19 Columbia Peak East Face (north side) Ski descent Scott McAllister, Forrest Thorniley TAY.com  
2013 January 20 Mt Shuksan South Couloir Ski descent Dan Helmstadter TAY.com  
2013 February 10 Copper Peak NW Couloir Ski descent Eduardo Blanchard, Eben Sargent, Seth Holton TAY.com  
2013 February 10 Mt Angeles (SW sub-peak) ENE Couloir ("The Hourglass") Ski descent Tyler Reid, Jack Ganster TAY.com, PAG web  
2013 February 10 Mantis Peak North Couloir Ski descent Ryan Lurie, Dan Helmstadter, Eric Wehrly TAY.com, CC.com, SS.com  
2013 March 8 Colchuck Peak NE Buttress Winter ascent Jens Holsten, Shaun Johnson CC.com  
2013 March 8 Argonaut Peak NW Couloir Ski descent Scott McAllister TAY.com  
2013 March 9 Three Fingers East Face Couloir Ski descent Dan Helmstadter CC.com  
2013 March 23-25 Isolation Traverse Variation via "C1" Couloir into McAllister Cirque Ski traverse variation Forest McBrian, Erin Smart, Kurt Hicks TAY.com  
2013 March 25 Big Four Mtn North Face Ski descent Dan Helmstadter, Eric Wehrly CC.com, TAY.com, SS.com  
2013 March 30 Bonanza Peak, SW Summit North ("Beowulf") Couloir Ski descent Scott McAllister TAY.com  
2013 April 1 Mt Deception East Face Ski descent Dan Helmstadter CC.com  
2013 April 2 Martin Peak East Face Ski descent Dan Helmstadter CC.com  
2013 April 16 Mt Index (Main Peak) East Route (couloir) Ski descent Scott McAllister TAY.com  
2013 April 16 Sloan Peak NW Face/Gully Ski descent Andy Berner, Robert Hahn CC.com, TAY.com  
2013 April 25 North Twin Sister SW Couloir Ski descent (complete from summit) Drew Tabke, Louie Dawson TAY.com  
2013 June 3 South Early Winter Spire "Mojo Rising" Direct (free) variation Blake Herrington, Graham Zimmerman CC.com  
2013 June 1-17 North Cascades "American Alps Traverse" (Diablo to Glacier Peak) Continuous ski traverse Jason Hummel, Kyle Miller TAY.com  
2013 June 22 Witches Tower North Face New route Sol Wertkin, Ryan Daudistel TAY.com  
2013 July 7-12 Picket Range S-to-N Enchainment Continuous full ridge traverse Jens Holsten, Chad Kellogg CC.com, more Little Mac Spire to Mt Challenger
2013 July 13 Mt Terror South Face, Central Rib New route Rolf Larson, Eric Wehrly CC.com  
2013 August 18 Vesper Peak "Ragged Edge" New variation Darin Berdinka CC.com Cleaning and bolting of North Face "Center Route"
2013 Aug 31 - Sep 1 Hozomeen Mtn, North Summit West ("Zorro") Face New Route Rolf Larson, Eric Wehrly CC.com  
2013 September 4 Bonanza Peak (SW Summit) Oregonian Route New Route Seth Keena, Erik Bonnett CC.com  
2013 September 9 Sinister Peak South Face, SW Ridge New Route Eric Thompson CC.com  
2013 August Jet Tower East Buttress ("The Scorpions Tale") New Route Micha Faville, Evan ? CC.com Full names?
2013 December 11 Mt Sefrit Lower north side slabs New Route (winter ice) Eric Beamer and Chuck Foster CC.com New route? Outside NWMJ scope?