Southwestern Utah

After returning from Asia, Szu-ting Yi and I spent most of the winter in Southwestern Utah. We enjoyed the warmed temperatures and little rainfall that allowed us to climb and explore Zion National Park and the St George, Utah area. Here is a short video about our experiences in these wonderful places.

Piolets d’Or 2014

For the second year in a row Szu-ting Yi and I were nominated for the prestigious 22nd Piolet d”Or  for our first ascent of Dayantianwo that we climbed on September 15th 2014. It is truly an honor to be considered for the award!

Tibet Unclimbed – Feature Article in Rock and Ice Magazine #216

Really excited to see my article about climbing and exploring the Genyen Massif of Western China in the current issue of Rock and Ice Magazine! Tibet-unclimbed Issue 216 Wild Wild West The Tibetan Plateau in Western China is home to a bevy of unclimbed 6,000-meters granite peaks. David Anderson has been to the region three …

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Li Ming

Szu-ting Yi and I just spent the last week guiding in the amazing sandstone cliffs surrounding Li Ming China in northwest Yunnan Province, China. The area is very reminiscent of Zion National Park in Utah. Great climbs and lots of potential for more. Here is a video of the area in general and some climbing …

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Here is a summary of our recent climbs in China!   An international climbing expedition completed the first ascent of Mt Dayantianwo (17126ft) in the Shuangqiao Valley of Siguniang National Park in Sichuan China. On 09/15/2013 Chaohui Zheng of China, Szu-ting Yi of Taiwan and American Dave Anderson climbed the 2000 ft southwest face at …

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