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Member Since: Jan 30, 2011
Last Visit: Apr 19, 2015
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Areas = 15
Routes = 10
Photos = 5
Page Improvements = 3
Comments = 1



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Location: CA : Yosemite National Park : Yosemite Valley : Leaning Tower Base Routes : The Watchtower : The Thief (5.10d)
By: Kevin Worrall When: Apr 18, 2015

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Comments: Hey climbers

I don't usually comment here, but whoever wrote the route description must've botched the approach and groveled up the slot between The Joker and The Thief. It's more direct, but a better, cleaner, smarter way is to the right and then a short down climb to the start of the pitch. Casual to 3rd class.

As for an ugly finish? The photo looking down at the splitter crux is taken from the belay, That IS the finish. I think that says it all.

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Location: CA : San Diego County : Eagle Peak
By: Kevin Worrall When: Feb 19, 2013

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Comments: We installed probably 100 double quicklinks, 2 per bolt, on most belay/rap anchors, and nearly all of them were taken by climbers who don't get it, and think their personal needs are more important. I also had my gear stashes pilfered more than once out there.

After building the trail, cleaning loose rock and dirt off lots of now clean routes, placing 1500 bolts, and placing 100s of dollars of what were supposed to be permanent links for everyone's convenience, my work and investment is done.

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Location: CA : San Diego County : Eagle Peak : Photo
By: Kevin Worrall When: Feb 17, 2011

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Comments: April or May 2 years ago. The California Poppy bloom is a yearly event on the south facing slope below the crag.


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