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Location: CT : Central CT : Cathole Mountain : Main Walls : Acid Reign (5.6 X) : Photo
By: Morgan Patterson When: Jun 12, 2014

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Comments: With a pry bar and hammer im sure I could find some solid rock for an anchor. Might just be down a layer ;-) Actually, the bush that has the anchor built through it looks to have some solid rock right behind it.


Location: CT : Central CT : Cathole Mountain : Main Walls : Acid Reign (5.6 X) : Photo
By: Morgan Patterson When: Jun 12, 2014

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Location: CT : CT Bouldering : Bald Rock Basin
By: Morgan Patterson When: Jun 5, 2014

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Comments: So anyone done any cool new FAs?


Location: CT : Central CT : Ragged Mountain : Main Cliff : Broadway (5.8) : Photo
By: Morgan Patterson When: Jun 3, 2014

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Comments: If ur talking about the large pocket under the overhanging flake which is what it looks like 6 is referring to, then its def not a bomber placement due to that hollow flake. I've placed gear in there too but never would I want to whip on it considering the bomber piece just to the left and a foot or so lower. Feel free to take some video of yourself whipping on it to prove me wrong ;-) I'm always up for some good entertainment at work.


Location: CT : Central CT : Ragged Mountain : Main Cliff : Broadway (5.8) : Photo
By: Morgan Patterson When: Jun 3, 2014

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Comments: Flared, hollow, and loose. Sure a small cam fits in there but the rock around it sucks and wouldn't hold a whipper. Just above # 5 is a constricted slot perfect for a bomber small nut. Placing a cam in that flake and expecting it to be G rated pro or even just to hold a whip is dangerous. It's just not a good placement. It's much safer to forgo that placement and use the bomber slot.


Location: CT : Central CT : Bradley Mountain : Firewall : Sport Routes : Dalha Wanna (5.10a)
By: Morgan Patterson When: Jun 2, 2014

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Comments: I did it w/o gear once and it was a bit freaky.


Location: CT : Central CT : Ragged Mountain : Main Cliff : Broadway (5.8) : Photo
By: Morgan Patterson When: Jun 2, 2014

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Comments: Quality not quantity! But ya most of them are good... #6 is a bad bad place to put gear though.


Location: CT : Central CT : Bradley Mountain : Firewall : Sport Routes : Dalha Wanna (5.10a)
By: Morgan Patterson When: Jun 2, 2014

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Comments: Gear works too...


Location: CT : Southeast : Chatfield Hollow Main Wall
By: Morgan Patterson When: May 20, 2014

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Comments: What color route on the beta map brian? Sounds like you are talking about shape shifter, 12c.


Location: CO : Canon City : Shelf Road : Cactus Cliff : Photo
By: Morgan Patterson When: May 12, 2014

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Comments: Looks pretty comfortized....


Location: CT : CT Bouldering : West Rock State Park : Toni Harp Bloc : Magical Thinking (V7 R)
By: Morgan Patterson When: Apr 15, 2014

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Comments: Nice job Conner! If you guys like high balls you guys should head up to Bald Rock and I'll take you guys all for a tour!

Mo


Location: CT : CT Bouldering : West Rock State Park : Toni Harp Bloc
By: Morgan Patterson When: Apr 3, 2014

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Comments: Haha thanks CK! Got any ascents on this block or other routes you want to record? We organized an adopt-a-crag here last year and cleaned a lot of garbage out.. including all the lead pipes ;-)Still haven't come across any homeless people back there, just the signs they were there. Frankly, more climbers = less homeless people and a cleaner area. As for gluing holds, huh? where did you glue because I've only been climbin in CT 15 yrs and I only know of one glued hold. Oh and I deleted ... more >>


Location: CT : CT Bouldering : West Rock State Park : Toni Harp Bloc
By: Morgan Patterson When: Apr 2, 2014

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Comments: A 24" pry bar... or a longer 5' pry bar. I'll be there tomorrow after work and we'll do some due diligence on it.


Location: CT : CT Bouldering : West Rock State Park : Toni Harp Bloc
By: Morgan Patterson When: Apr 2, 2014

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Comments: I would offer a word of caution about climbing on this block.. it looked like it was ready to fall and crush any climbers on the face of it. I haven't tested but it doesn't look good...


Location: CT : Southeast : Chatfield Hollow Main Wall
By: Morgan Patterson When: Apr 1, 2014

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Comments: For climber impact reasons, try NOT to TR off any trees at Chatfield or the rest of CT for that matter. Please try leading to anchors for sport routes or lowering down and setting your rope on anchors and rapping from there. Only TR off trees if absolutely necessary.


Location: CT : Southeast : Lantern Hill
By: Morgan Patterson When: Mar 25, 2014

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Comments: Mark - can u check the above referenced links and when the issue has been resolved I'll delete all the comments.

Thanks guys!


Location: CT : Southwest : West Rock State Park : Barker Daniel Wall
By: Morgan Patterson When: Mar 24, 2014

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Comments: Probably Martin T. from parks and rec and some of his friends. Trad climbing the right side looks like a freakin' suicide mission IMHO. The only side that remotely looked safe was the left side of the wall.


Location: CT : CT Bouldering : Pootatuck State Forest : Photo
By: Morgan Patterson When: Mar 11, 2014

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Comments: josh, u'd freakin' love this thing...


Location: CT : CT Bouldering : Pootatuck State Forest : Photo
By: Morgan Patterson When: Feb 28, 2014

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Comments: a jug... in the crack... dude.


Location: CT : CT Bouldering : Pootatuck State Forest : Photo
By: Morgan Patterson When: Feb 24, 2014

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Comments: Posted a photo to show u...finger cracks, mostly crimps and I did find on jug but this thing could be one of the hardest steep roofs I've seen in the state.


Location: CT : CT Bouldering : Pootatuck State Forest
By: Morgan Patterson When: Feb 20, 2014

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Comments: Thanks for the tip... do you by chance have any beta on what trails/locations?


Location: NH : Cathedral Ledge : The North End : The Slot (5.10b)
By: Morgan Patterson When: Jan 24, 2014

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Comments: First climbed this (and sent clean) 20 years ago when I was 13! No way my fingers would fit in this now!


Location: CT : CT Bouldering : Westwoods : Granite Road area : Geriatric Ward : ... : Photo
By: Morgan Patterson When: Jan 21, 2014

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Comments: Wow... lotta cleaning for that one! Nice work!


Location: CT : Southwest : West Rock State Park : Barker Daniel Wall
By: Morgan Patterson When: Jan 14, 2014

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Comments: Awesome story Peter! Thanks for sharing. I notice you hail from good ol' Bridgeton! I went to Winona for 9 years and then went to Bates. Such a great area!


Location: CT : Southwest : West Rock State Park : South Buttress
By: Morgan Patterson When: Jan 8, 2014

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Comments: Man you got that right Peter. If you're schwackin you'll be scratchin'.


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