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Forget the notebook and leave your worksheets at home. Track your progress easier than ever before with the Ascend climbing journal.

Logging a climb is simple and intuitive. As climbers ourselves, we've cut out all the extras to make sure only the stats you want to see are front and center.

One thing we didn't strip down were Milestones, which encourage you to keep growing each time you break an old record.

Effortlessly track your personal bests and keep improving with Ascend.

We also offer a yearly auto-renewing subscription for $19.99 or a monthly auto-renewing subscription for $2.99 that provides you with great new features! Paid features include progress reporting:

- number of send climbs vs falls
- number of indoor vs outdoor climbs
- difficulty of send climbs vs falls
- difficulty of indoor vs outdoor climbs

You can review our Privacy Policy and Terms of Use at http://avalancheapps.com/terms-of-use/

Additional facts about auto-renewing subscriptions:

- Payment will be charged to iTunes Account at confirmation of purchase
- Subscription automatically renews unless auto-renew is turned off at least 24-hours before the end of the current period
- Account will be charged for renewal within 24-hours prior to the end of the current period, and identify the cost of the renewal
- Subscriptions may be managed by the user and auto-renewal may be turned off by going to the user's Account Settings after purchase
- No cancellation of the current subscription is allowed during active subscription period

Climb harder.

What’s New

Version 6.0.2

App launches faster now and some other small improvements.

Ratings and Reviews

4.4 out of 5
47 Ratings

47 Ratings

Phasaki ,

No Apple watch to input climbs?

App seems cool but I don't climb with my phone for obvious reasons of weight and falling on it and flexibility limitations if it's in my pocket. Make an apple watch app that just has V blank a scroll bar and 5. Blank scroll bar. And I'm happy to keep the app. For now though I can't really use it. I'll keep it on my phone for a month or two. Hope you can update it by then!

Sorry about the harsh rating. I just can't use the app so idk 2 Star for effort?

Thanks for the reply... So I updated it to 4 stars which is the current average. I still can't use the app but yah I'll wait I guess. Overall it seems like a cool app, but I don't climbing with my phone or leave it out since they crazy expensive now. Hoepfully you can get the apple watch update out asap.

Developer Response ,

Thanks for the feedback even with the harsh rating. :) I'd recommend to try keeping the app on the ground so there isn't issues with it being in your pocket, but inputing the climb info once you get back down. It can still provide some great insights with quickly added manual climbs from the phone. We think that an Apple Watch app would be great though and hope to be able to offer it in the future!

Soonobecoastguardkevin ,

Seems really useful, but would like a watch app

This tool seems really useful, and I will totally use it more and more. I work at a rock gym, and I can see this being a valuable tool for coaching teams and adult classes. I think it’d be ever more useful with a watch companion, as climbing with a phone in your pocket can be tricky and updating the app after each climb seems like a little much. Even a small Bluetooth companion that could connect to a chalk bag or harness could make this app even more useful.

Tinabobinanananafannafofinna ,

Only way I'm able to keep track!

I know it's important to keep track of workouts for progress purposes, but who needs another piece of paper floating around you're just going to lose? Honestly, unless it's in digital form I pretty much can't keep track of anything. That's why I love this app. It makes keeping track of my climbing progress and how often I go climbing very quick and easy. Knowing that my climbs are being tracked and that I'm connected with other people also inspires me to keep hitting the gym on a regular basis. Would recommend!


Avalanche Apps LLC
84.3 MB
Health & Fitness

Requires iOS 11.0 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch.



Age Rating
Rated 4+
This app may use your location even when it isn't open, which can decrease battery life.
© Avalanche Apps LLC
In-App Purchases
  1. Ascend Insights $2.99
  2. Ascend Insights $9.99
  3. Ascend Insights $19.99


  • Family Sharing

    With Family Sharing set up, up to six family members can use this app.

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