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Areas = 15
Routes = 10
Photos = 5
Page Improvements = 3
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Contributed Photos

Photo Caption Location Date
On belay.  Dost Mitra.

On belay. Dost Mitra.

UT : Zion National Park : ... : Dost Mitra (5.11a/b)

Feb 20, 2012

Approach.

Approach.

UT : Zion National Park : ... : Dost Mitra (5.11a/b)

Feb 20, 2012

Contributed Comments

 

Location: UT : Zion National Park : Kolob Canyon : South Fork : Dost Mitra (5.11a/b)
By: Akuklinski When: Feb 25, 2012

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Comments: "The rangers watch this area and use it as a compass on handling climbing regulation in the area."

I too was very curious about the comment made about not developing this area and how it was being watched closely. When we set the route, the first thing we did was go right to the ranger station and ask what the rules were. They informed us to use a hand drill and notify them of the new route, both of which we did. If they had told us not to develop the area, we would have gone and climbed a b... more >>


Location: UT : Zion National Park : Kolob Canyon : South Fork : Dost Mitra (5.11a/b)
By: Akuklinski When: Feb 20, 2012

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Comments: Thanks for posting something about this route and I'm glad that you enjoyed it. A friend and I set this route back in August 2011. We named it Dost Mitra (meaning Friend). We agree on the difficulty that you posted, about 5.11b. I just posted an article about setting the route on our blog, ClimbingHouse.com .

Since the route is new, some of the fragile holds will eventually come off and the sand will be removed as more people climb it.


Contributed Stars

Name Quality Location

Outer Limits 5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b

CA : Yosemite National Park : ... : The Cookie Cliff

Atman 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a

NV : Red Rock : ... : Yin and Yang Cliff

Lotta Balls 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c

NV : Red Rock : ... : Lotta Balls Wall

The Bastille Crack 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b

CO : Eldorado Canyon SP : ... : The Bastille - N Face

Culp-Bossier 5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c

CO : Alpine Rock : ... : Hallett Peak