Jens is a alpinist/climber based out of Leavenworth, Washington, USA who is fast establishing himself on the US Climbing scene with both his impressive of tick-list of climbs and writing style. Over this past few seasons Jen's has been busy putting up new routes in Patagonia such as Jardines Japoneses (650m, 5.10 A1 AI4 M5) with Mikey Schafer and Colin Haley (more info here) as well as several new lines in his backyard of the Cascades.
The latest from Jens Holsten
REPORT: ‘The Ultimate Linkup in Washington’s Stuart Range’
On the 27th July Jens and fellow climber Blake Herrington each free climbed 5.12 routes to the summits of Colchuck Balanced Rock (8,200′), Dragontail (8,840′) and Prusik Peak (8,000′), covering 4,000-plus vertical...
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