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Location: WY : Lander Area : Wild Iris : The Main Wall : Cowboy Poetry : The Devil Wears Latex (5.10c)
By: Daniel Nelson When: Jul 22, 2015

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Comments: Fun Climb; short and sweet. 10c only if you climb directly up through the bolt line. 10a/b if you move out to the seam left of the bolt line.


Location: WY : Lander Area : Wild Iris : The Main Wall : Five Ten Wall : You Picked A Fine Climb To ... (5.9)
By: Daniel Nelson When: Jul 22, 2015

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Comments: Great climb; tricky start (probably 10a) to bigger holds.


Location: WY : Lander Area : Wild Iris : The Main Wall : Five Ten Wall : Latex Cowboy (5.10b)
By: Daniel Nelson When: Jul 22, 2015

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Comments: Excellent climb; great movement on quality holds; a must do on the five ten wall.


Location: WY : Lander Area : Wild Iris : OK Corral : Central (Blooming Rose, Cla... : Stacked Deck (5.10a)
By: Daniel Nelson When: Jul 22, 2015

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Comments: Definitely last bolt missing; a fall clipping the anchors would be really ugly.


Location: WY : Lander Area : Wild Iris : OK Corral : Central (Blooming Rose, Cla... : Phat Phinger Phrenzy (5.8)
By: Daniel Nelson When: Jul 22, 2015

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Comments: This climb is a blast; jams and and pockets with a cool finish. Fully bolted; no gear needed. Less slabby than I expected.


Location: WY : Lander Area : Wild Iris : OK Corral : Left Side (Tribal War, Poke... : Urban Cowboy (5.10c)
By: Daniel Nelson When: Jul 22, 2015

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Comments: Great climb, underrated; steep with big, quality holds.


Location: WY : Lander Area : Wild Iris : OK Corral : Right Side : La Vaca Peligrosa (5.8)
By: Daniel Nelson When: Jul 22, 2015

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Comments: The most fun you will ever have on a single pitch 5.8 sport route: beautiful, giant pockets the whole way.


Location: WY : Lander Area : Wild Iris : OK Corral : Central (Blooming Rose, Cla... : Claim Jumper (5.10c)
By: Daniel Nelson When: Jun 12, 2015

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Comments: Not a big fan of this route; a fall while clipping lower bolts will result in decking. poor feet throughout; that being said, some sweet layback moves.


Location: WY : Lander Area : Wild Iris : OK Corral : Central (Blooming Rose, Cla... : Red Rider (5.10a)
By: Daniel Nelson When: Jun 9, 2015

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Comments: Might be the best 5.10- at Iris. fun flake to bomber pockets, one tough move to get on the upper face. Uber-classic.


Location: WY : Grand Teton National Park : Blacktail Butte : Upper Blacktail Butte : Red Chili (5.10a)
By: Daniel Nelson When: Aug 26, 2014

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Comments: Mostly 5.9, but a couple5.10 slabby/thin moves above first bolt. Enjoyable.


Location: WY : Grand Teton National Park : Blacktail Butte : Upper Blacktail Butte : Power Trip (5.9)
By: Daniel Nelson When: Aug 26, 2014

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Comments: 3 bolts. Fun warm up. If you follow the bolt line straight up from the ground it is definitely 10a. Probably can be made 9+ if you stay right at start and finish.


Location: WY : Grand Teton National Park : Blacktail Butte : Upper Blacktail Butte : Rock Candy Nugget (5.10b)
By: Daniel Nelson When: Aug 26, 2014

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Comments: Fantastic warm up. Big holds throughout. 10a if you've climbed it before, but some big holds that are hidden and a mandatory traverse to the second bolt can make it a tricky onsight for the 5.10 leader. Best 5.10 (although limited competition) at BTB.


Location: WY : Grand Teton National Park : Blacktail Butte : Upper Blacktail Butte : Wild at Heart (5.11b)
By: Daniel Nelson When: Aug 26, 2014

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Comments: Best 11- at blacktail, but don't tell anyone because its the only one that isn't at all polished. Far more enjoyable than Inconceivable on lower BTB. Sustained technical movement through lower section; sequency crux clipping bolt and getting above ledge. Nice 5.10 moves above ledge to finish. Must do.


Location: WY : Wind River Range : Cirque of the Towers : Wolfs Head : East Ridge (5.6) : Photo
By: Daniel Nelson When: Aug 25, 2014

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Comments: Looks harder than 5.6


Location: WY : Jackson Hole : Rock Springs Buttress : Do It For Doug (5.10)
By: Daniel Nelson When: Aug 20, 2014

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Comments: Great route. Fantastic exposure, movement, rock quality. Definitely think at least 10c for the upper pitches; holds/sequence not obvious and very sustained. I wouldn't send anyone less than a comfortable 5.11 leader up this for their first go at it.

Rapping to the anchors above the first pitch is sketchy as mentioned. Required a swing and clipping a draw through a bolt to pull on to finally get me over to the anchor. A block or prussik of some kind is recommended.


Location: WY : Lander Area : Wild Iris : OK Corral : Central (Blooming Rose, Cla... : Winchester Pump (5.11b)
By: Daniel Nelson When: Aug 16, 2014

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Comments: Insanely fun. positive crimpy/slabby easy, but fun start to overhung pump jugs. Crux midway up upper face with small pocket and thin feet. Excellent steep, juggy finish. A must do at the grade. Hit up Red Rider just to the right for one of the best 5.10- at the iris.


Location: WY : Lander Area : Wild Iris : OK Corral : Right Side : Dirty Sally (5.10b)
By: Daniel Nelson When: Aug 16, 2014

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Comments: Wanders in and out of seam to face. Fun climb. Found it clean. Well bolted, good pockets.


Location: WY : Lander Area : Wild Iris : Zorro Area : Huggys Pull-up (5.8)
By: Daniel Nelson When: Aug 16, 2014

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Comments: FYI saw someone kick off a giant plate of limestone while climbing this route. Beware.


Location: WY : Lander Area : Wild Iris : Zorro Area : Cirque du Sauve (5.10b)
By: Daniel Nelson When: Aug 16, 2014

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Comments: Underrated. A fantastic warm-up for Gaucho/Zorro. Fun, varied climbing throughout. Stemming -> Pockets -> layback crack. Seemed clean.


Location: WY : Lander Area : Wild Iris : Zorro Area : Zorro (5.11d)
By: Daniel Nelson When: Aug 16, 2014

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Comments: My first 11d lead. Reachy/techy start then steep but surprisingly big holds through middle section to tricky finger crack finish above upper bulge. Agree that no one move seems 11+, but quite sustained 10+/11-. A must do.


Location: WY : Jackson Hole : Rodeo Wall : Redman (5.11a)
By: Daniel Nelson When: Jul 21, 2014

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Comments: easy slabby start to one very tricky crux move at overhang with somewhat hidden, essential side pull. Upper section spaced bolts, but easier climbing on patinas to anchors.


Location: WY : Jackson Hole : Rodeo Wall : Alive in Wyoming (5.10a/b)
By: Daniel Nelson When: Jul 21, 2014

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Comments: Fun Roof move to start then eases. Fun climbing. 10a maybe, definitely not 10b.


Location: WY : Jackson Hole : Rodeo Wall : Betty Tendon Blaster (5.9)
By: Daniel Nelson When: Jul 21, 2014

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Comments: slabby/polished start to fun roof and perfect patinas. Great warm up.


Location: WY : Jackson Hole : Rodeo Wall : I Against I (5.10a)
By: Daniel Nelson When: Jul 21, 2014

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Comments: My favorite route on the wall. Two cruiser roofs with excellent patinas that thin out to a crux 2/3 up. A must do at Rodeo Wall.


Location: ID : City of Rocks : Bumblie Rock : Bumblie Takes a Tumblie (5.11a)
By: Daniel Nelson When: Jun 12, 2014

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Comments: Fantastic route; one of my top 3 favs at the city. Starts easy to two cruxy sections the top being a very committing move.


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