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07.12.2018 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Sonnie Trotter frees North America Wall variation on El Capitan

Climbing with Tommy Caldwell, on 19 November Sonnie Trotter made the first one day free ascent of a new all free variation to North America Wall / El Nino. The Canadian had discovered the 3-pitch variation, now called Pineapple Express, in 2017 with Alex Honnold.

01.10.2017 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Cobra Crack at Squamish climbed by Mason Earle

The video of America’s Mason Earle climbing Cobra Crack, one of the hardest crack climbs in the world located at Squamish, Canada, first ascended by Peter Croft in the ’80’s and freed by Sonnie Trotter in 2006.

19.08.2016 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Alexander Megos flashes The Path at Lake Louise in Canada

The German climber Alexander Megos has made an impressive flash ascent of The Path at Lake Louise in Canada. This extremely difficult trad climb was freed by Sonnie Trotter in 2007 and is graded 5.14 (8b+).

25.06.2016 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Sonnie Trotter free climbs the Totem Pole Ewbank Route

The video of Sonnie Trotter climbing the Totem Pole in Tasmania via the Ewbank Route. Established by John Ewbank and Allan Keller with the use of aid in 1968, in 2009 Doug McConnell and Dean Rollins freed the individual pitches on separate days. Trotter’s ascent is the first free ascent in a single push.

01.12.2015 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Sonnie Trotter frees Blue Jeans Direct on Mount Yamnuska in Canada

At the end of October Canadian rock climber Sonnie Trotter made the first free ascent of Blue Jeans Direct, a 8 pitch 5.14a on Mount Yamnuska in Canada.

27.10.2014 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Sonnie Trotter adds Family Man to Skaha Bluffs in Canada

Canada's Sonnie Trotter has made the first ascent of Family Man to Skaha Bluffs in Canada. Graded 5.14b, this is Trotter's hardest trad climb to date.

23.07.2014 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Sonnie Trotter discovers 1975, a new free climb in the Canadian Rockies

Canadian climber Sonnie Trotter has made the first free ascent of the rock climb '1975' on Little Goat Mountain, Bow Valley, Canadian Rockies

13.06.2014 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Tommy Caldwell, Sonnie Trotter and Josh Wharton add new route to Sicily's Monte Monaco

On Monte Monaco at San Vito Lo Capo in Sicily Tommy Caldwell, Sonnie Trotter and Josh Wharton have made the first ascent of the new climb You Cannoli Die Once (7c/+, 6 pitches).

28.03.2012 by Planetmountain in Climbing

The Shining, first ascent video by Trotter and Caldwell

The video of The Shining, the route established by Sonnie Trotter and Tommy Caldwell on Mount Louis in Canada.

22.11.2011 by Planetmountain in Climbing

The Prophet, first repeat by Sonnie Trotter

Sonnie Trotter has made the second ascent of The Prophet (5.13d R) on El Capitan, Yosemite.

09.11.2011 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Sonnie Trotter on The Path

Video of Sonnie Trotter making the first ascent of The Path 5.14R, Lake Louise, Canada.

24.10.2011 by Planetmountain in Climbing

El Capitan: Golden Gate, Freerider, the Prophet and Dawn Wall

News from El Capitan in Yosemite valley: Hazel Findlay on Golden Gate, Mayan Smith-Gobat on Free Rider, Sonnie Trotter on the Prophet and Tommy Caldwell attempting Dawn Wall.

24.10.2011 by Planetmountain in Climbing

El Capitan: Golden Gate, Freerider, the Prophet and Dawn Wall

News from El Capitan in Yosemite valley: Hazel Findlay on Golden Gate, Mayan Smith-Gobat on Free Rider, Sonnie Trotter on the Prophet and Tommy Caldwell attempting Dawn Wall.

15.08.2011 by Planetmountain in Climbing

The Shining, new multi-pitch by Trotter and Caldwell

Sonnie Trotter and Tommy Caldwell have recently sent The Shining 5.13c/d at Mount Louie in Canada.

06.07.2011 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Sonnie Trotter frees The Edge of Pan at Squamish, Canada

A fortnight ago Canadian climber Sonnie Trotter freed The Edge of Pan on the Chief at Squamish, Canada.

28.11.2009 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Sonnie Trotter, first trad ascent of Prosthetics at Mill Creek, Utah

Sonnie Trotter from Canada has made the first retro-trad ascent of Prosthetics 5.13d (r/x) at Mill Creek, Utah, USA.

28.07.2008 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Nicolas Favresse repeats Cobra Crack, Squamish, Canada

On 18/07/2008 Nicolas Favresse made the second ascent of Cobra Crack, first climbed by Sonnie Trotter at Squamish, Canada in 2006.

10.06.2008 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Rhapsody E11 second ascent by Sonnie Trotter

Canadian Sonnie Trotter has made the second ascent of Rhapsody, Dave MacLeod's E11 at Dumbarton Rock, Scotland.

23.08.2007 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Sonnie Trotter finds The Path 5.14 R at Lake Louise, Alberta, Canada

On 21/08/07 Sonnie Trotter freed "The Path" 5.14 R (E10/E11) at Lake Louise, Alberta, Canada.

29.06.2006 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Sonnie Trotter frees Cobra Crack 5.14 b/c

Canadian Sonnie Trotter has made the first ascent of what he believes to be the hardest pure crack climb in the world, Cobra Crack 5.14 b/c (8c/8c+) at the Cirque of the Uncrackables, Squamish, Canada.

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