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Location: CO : Boulder : Eldorado Canyon SP : The Whale's Tail : West Crack (5.2)
By: Bob Carmichael When: Apr 29, 2013

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Comments: Climbed this route yesterday with Billy Roos. He and I were climbers dating back to 1968 in Eldorado Springs. So we decided to go up the easiest route in Eldorado. We used to solo it often, but now we are senior citizens and it was an Adventure!

Bring a 60m rope to rap off the first pitch. Downclimbing the east slabs is not EASY and is time consuming.

The route loved Stoppers and Aliens and Camalots and ALL manner of pro. It is a GREAT beginner lead providing you've done your homework on pl... more >>

Location: CO : Boulder : Boulder Canyon : Cob Rock : Empor (5.7+)
By: Bob Carmichael When: Sep 13, 2011

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Comments: I loved this climb. The photo here shows a climber skirting around obvious dihedral that I thought was 5.8+. The 1960's 5.7 rating is not accurate in my opinion, and the route is dangerous if you don't protect well at the beginning as the start is exposed and potentially dangerous landing terrain. It is NOT a place for beginning 5.7 leader. I don't know how this is 5.7 when the Bastille is 5.7 and the crux moves here are much more sustained. I started climbing in Eldo in 1968, and I know what 5... more >>

Location: CO : Boulder : Boulder Canyon : The Dome
By: Bob Carmichael When: Aug 19, 2007

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Comments: I left this stuff at the base of the Cozyhang. I know it's dumb but if someone is wondering who to return the DMM wire gate biners and draws to




Location: CO : Boulder : Boulder Canyon : The Dome
By: Bob Carmichael When: Aug 19, 2007

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Comments: Hi:

I left HALF my rack of DMM wiregate quick draws at the Dome last Monday.
If you my chance found them please notifiy me at

These were really nice draws and I know it is my mistake for having left them but good karma says return to user...



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