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Member Since: Jun 14, 2012
Last Visit: Nov 2, 2014
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Areas = 15
Routes = 10
Photos = 5
Page Improvements = 3
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Joe "Big Boi" Osterman

 
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Location: WI : Devil's Lake : West Bluff - Misery/Cottage... : Misery Rocks : False Perspective (5.7)
By: Joe "Big Boi" Osterman When: Oct 27, 2014

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Comments: Led this today, maybe the rock was bit wet, maybe I was missing something, or maybe I was tired as it was the end of the day but I definitely feel like this climb was harder than your average 5.7. I give it a 5.8, at least.


Location: WI : Devil's Lake : West Bluff - Misery/Cottage... : Dungeon Wall : Bacon Breath (5.8)
By: Joe "Big Boi" Osterman When: Oct 27, 2014

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Comments: If this route has been named anything else by anyone who has already climbed it feel free to suggest a change. Its unnamed in the guide and I thought I would be consistent with the theme of Porkchop buttress.


Location: WI : Devil's Lake : East Bluff - Potholes Area : Doorway Rocks - Major Mass : Upper Major Mass & Jungle G... : Cedar Tree Wall (5.6)
By: Joe "Big Boi" Osterman When: Mar 31, 2014

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Comments: Right hand crack, did not use tree, felt more like 5.7. Linked this with Bloody Finger for a great two pitch climb ending on top of the doorway.


Location: MI : Red Ridge
By: Joe "Big Boi" Osterman When: Dec 15, 2013

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Comments: Any more information or pictures for this area?


Location: WI : Devil's Lake : East Bluff - Sandstone Area : Old Sandstone : Swillbillies (5.7)
By: Joe "Big Boi" Osterman When: Oct 14, 2013

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Comments: Awesome lead. Its super fun pulling into the crack and cool moves to the top.


Location: WI : Devil's Lake : East Bluff - East Rampart : Many Pines Buttress : Peter's Project (5.7)
By: Joe "Big Boi" Osterman When: Jul 15, 2013

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Comments: I climbed this route 3 times today because it so good!


Location: CO : Boulder : Eldorado Canyon SP : Peanuts Walls : Upper Peanuts : Downstairs (5.6 PG13)
By: Joe "Big Boi" Osterman When: Jul 1, 2013

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Comments: I gave this route a 5.7 rating, because I actually climbed the start of Heavy Weather and bypassed the 5.9 dihedral by going right into the squeeze section formed by the flake. I would not recommend doing this variation as the rope drag was terrible. I would, however, give the beginning of Heavy Weather 2.5 stars!


Location: WI : Devil's Lake : East Bluff - Railroad Track... : Birthday Rocks : The Right Twin (5.7)
By: Joe "Big Boi" Osterman When: Jun 18, 2013

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Comments: Definitely a good test of your nerves and ability to place gear creatively. Fun moves to the top out!


Location: WI : Devil's Lake : East Bluff - Railroad Track... : Birthday Rocks : The Left Twin (5.7)
By: Joe "Big Boi" Osterman When: Jun 18, 2013

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Comments: The gear on this route is a bit tricky. Brass micro offsets and ball nuts were clutch for protecting this route. The movements aren't too difficult but its definitely not an easy lead.


Location: WI : Devil's Lake : East Bluff - Railroad Track... : Railroad Amphitheater : Pine Tree Dihedral (5.5)
By: Joe "Big Boi" Osterman When: Jun 18, 2013

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Comments: Pulling onto the ledge just right of the roof felt more difficult than 5.5, my finance was seconding and she traversed over to the arete and said that felt more like 5.5. Definitely fun!


Location: WI : Buildering Sites : University Of Wisconsin, Mi... : Photo
By: Joe "Big Boi" Osterman When: Mar 13, 2013

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Comments: Picture of an unkown climber (actually rick clark) posted by rick clark?


Location: WI : Buildering Sites : Milwaukee Lakefront : Buttered Logs
By: Joe "Big Boi" Osterman When: Mar 13, 2013

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Comments: I love this spot for an afternoon stuck in the city


Location: WY : Grand Teton National Park : Grand Teton : Upper Exum Ridge (5.5) : Photo
By: Joe "Big Boi" Osterman When: Jan 29, 2013

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Comments: It would be awesome if you could turn this into a beta photo and outline a topo onto it, it would also be very helpful... Otherwise sweet pic!


Location: CO : Bent Gate is hiring in Gold...
By: Joe "Big Boi" Osterman When: Jul 31, 2012

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Comments: Any ski bum or dirt bag climber would be happy to make that for the winter months, I know I would.