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looking up The Nose, photo from my "how to set"


Member Since: Jan 29, 2009
Last Visit: Dec 26, 2013
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Areas = 15
Routes = 10
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Contributed Routes

Name Rating Type Location Date

NE Pillar of Nellion

5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a WI1 M1 C1- Easy Snow R (0)

Trad, Aid, Mixed, Ice, Snow, Alpine, 10 pitches, 1900'

Africa : Kenya : Mt Kenya

Jan 29, 2010

Monzino route (on North Tower)

5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a WI1 Easy Snow (4)

Trad, Ice, Snow, Alpine, 6 pitches, 600'

South America : Chile : Torres Del Paine

Jan 29, 2010

Contributed Areas

Name Location Date

Mt Kenya

Africa : Kenya

Jan 29, 2010

Torres Del Paine

South America : Chile

Jan 29, 2010

Contributed Photos

Photo Caption Location Date
Sharing stories on stage. YOU THERE, what is the best route on The Grand Teton?

Sharing stories on stage. YOU THERE, what is the best route on The Grand Teton?

WY : Hans Florine is giving a sh...

Jan 31, 2010

The Big Stone

The Big Stone

General Climbing : Hans Florine is giving a sh...

Jan 31, 2010

on the ridge

on the ridge

WY : Grand Teton National Park : ... : Lower Exum Ridge (5.7)

Jan 29, 2010

photo says it all.

photo says it all.

Africa : Kenya : ... : NE Pillar of Nellion (5.10a WI1 M1 C1- Easy Snow R)

Jan 29, 2010

Pierce onsights Knapsack on TR!

Pierce onsights Knapsack on TR!

CA : Tahoe Vicinity : ... : Knapsack Crack (5.5)

Jan 29, 2010

shot of north and central tower.(central tower is on the far right, North tower summit is the right point of the middle double peak in the photo) The Monzino route starts at the notch between the North and Central Tower. Not really viewable in this shot.

shot of north and central tower.(central tower is on the far right, North tower summit is the right point of the middle double peak in the photo) The Monzino route starts at the notch between the Nort

South America : Chile : ... : Monzino route (on North Tow... (5.10a WI1 Easy Snow)

Jan 29, 2010

kid swing!

kid swing!

CA : Joshua Tree National Park : ... : Comment

Jan 29, 2010

EC and HD in background.

EC and HD in background.

Hans Florine : head shot?

Jan 28, 2010

looking up The Nose, photo from my "how to set"

looking up The Nose, photo from my "how to set"

Hans Florine : head shot?

Jan 28, 2010

Hans, Yuji, Steve

Hans, Yuji, Steve

Hans Florine : Hans's son at Lovers leap

Jan 28, 2010

Son at Lover's Leap

Son at Lover's Leap

Hans Florine : Hans's son at Lovers leap

Jan 28, 2010

Contributed Comments

 

Location: WY : Grand Teton National Park : Grand Teton : Lower Exum Ridge (5.7) : Photo
By: Hans Florine When: Jan 29, 2010

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Comments: This was on day 16 or so of doing 20 classics in 20 days. In shot are Christian Santelices and Willie Benegas.


Location: International : Europe : Germany : Elbsandstein
By: Hans Florine When: Jan 29, 2010

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Comments: I went here to do a film with Michael Strassman around 1993. We climbed with Bernd Arnold. Bernd belayed me. I was up on something that they SAID was only 5.11, I got scared about half way up and was shaking. I happen to look down and saw that Bernd was putting on belay gloves! miracously I made it to the next bolt. I then asked to be lowered :)


Location: CA : San Francisco Bay : Mount Diablo State Park : Boy Scout Rocks : Lower Tier : Bolt Route (5.11a)
By: Hans Florine When: Jan 29, 2010

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Comments: I concur with others, the first 15 ft of climbing is the hardest. And definitely STOUT 5.10. Gee why don't the simply rate it what it is!(5.11c)


Location: CA : Yosemite National Park : Yosemite Valley : Manure Pile Buttress (aka R... : Nutcracker (5.8)
By: Hans Florine When: Jan 29, 2010

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Comments: Amazing that the legends of the late seventies and early eighties climbed this in under 9 minutes! I tried and couldn't/haven't.(yet)


Location: CA : Joshua Tree National Park : Echo Rock Area : Echo Cove : Echo Cove - South Side : Big Moe (5.11a R)
By: Hans Florine When: Jan 29, 2010

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Comments: Great for parents! The kids have plenty of flat space to play at the base, there is 5.5s to 5.9s 100 ft away, AND BEST OF ALL the kids can rope swing on Big Moe's TR ropes in between your laps! enjoy!
kid swing!
kid swing!



Location: Hans Florine : Hans's son at Lovers leap : Photo
By: Hans Florine When: Jan 28, 2010

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Comments: 2008 in Yosemite while taking morning runs up El Capitan.


Location: AZ : Southern Arizona : Mount Lemmon (Santa Catalin... : Mount Lemmon (Catalina High... : 4 - Windy Point West : ... : Hebe (5.14-)
By: Hans Florine When: Jan 28, 2010

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Comments: I remember that the rappeling crowd was regularly visiting the Beaver Wall and it would be highly likely that they would come upon fixed draws and the draws would magically not be fixed and end up with the rappelers. TOO easy for anyone to rappel over this route, if you are on a budget, don't leave gear on the route.


Location: AZ : Southern Arizona : Mount Lemmon (Santa Catalin... : Mount Lemmon (Catalina High... : 4 - Windy Point West : ... : Hebe (5.14-)
By: Hans Florine When: Jan 29, 2009

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Comments: This is my favorite route in the world that I never red-pointed. (Yet)

You can put the "-" behind the "5.14", but I think it IS a 5.14.

I remember when Bitter got his ascent, I tracked him down and called him and congratulated him. Fricken awesome send at any age. Whoa this might be serendipity, I'm turning 45 this year, maybe I am experienced enough now to send it!

I found the best temperature on this route was about 61 degrees. Not to hot to melt your fingers and not too cold to cramp you u... more >>


Contributed Forum Posts

Topic Title Forum Author Date
Hans Florine is giving a show in Jackson WY February 5th.General ClimbingHans FlorineJan 31, 2010

Contributed Stars

Name Quality Location

Monzino route (on North Tower) 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a WI1 Easy Snow

South America : Chile : Torres Del Paine