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Me eating a cliff bar walking back from Frankenstein Amphitheater


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The only damage

The only damage

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Jan 18, 2014

Picks

Picks

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Jan 18, 2014

Reactors

Reactors

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Jan 18, 2014

rapping down Chouinard's

rapping down Chouinard's

Kirby1013 : Dacks 12/13

Dec 11, 2013

TRing Lions on the beach.

TRing Lions on the beach.

Kirby1013 : Dacks 12/13

Dec 11, 2013

Ian Osteyee doing his thing

Ian Osteyee doing his thing

Kirby1013 : Dacks 12/13

Dec 11, 2013

Another TR photo

Another TR photo

Kirby1013 : Dacks 12/13

Dec 11, 2013

winter rack

winter rack

Trad Climbing : RACK ENVY : Post

Apr 12, 2013

Me eating a cliff bar walking back from Frankenstein Amphitheater

Me eating a cliff bar walking back from Frankenstein Amphitheater

Kirby1013 : NH, January 2012

Jul 22, 2012

Me leading Texaco Slab

Me leading Texaco Slab

Kirby1013 : NH, January 2012

Jul 22, 2012

Shot while climbing Cinema Gully.

Shot while climbing Cinema Gully.

Kirby1013 : NH, January 2012

Jul 22, 2012

Contributed Comments

 

Location: NY : Adirondacks : Adirondack Ice Climbing : Chapel Pond and Chapel Pond... : Whales in the Jungle (WI3)
By: Kirby1013 When: Mar 23, 2013

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Comments: Hey Ryan, Sarah is spot on! Whales is to the left of Lions. It's the thin slab of ice 20 feet to left of Lion's on the Beach.

What's cool about it? Whales is as tall as Lions but takes no gear.

Now you know where.. Time to get after it. Make sure hit Tromping in the Tulips afterwards. That's a 3+ too. The route is 75 feet to left of Whales. It starts with traversing climber's right up a ledge then across a tree keep right up to thin ice and frozen moss to the top. Rap down.. There's an an... more >>


Location: NY : Adirondacks : Adirondack Ice Climbing : Chapel Pond and Chapel Pond... : Crystal Ice Tower (WI4)
By: Kirby1013 When: Mar 23, 2013

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Comments: Be sure to place a screw before topping out after big snows. Slides have knocked climbers off the top before.

I've climbed this when it's in 5 condition and when it's been more like a 3+. This route forms differently all the time.


Location: NY : Adirondacks : Adirondack Ice Climbing : Chapel Pond and Chapel Pond... : Haggis and Cold Toast (WI3+)
By: Kirby1013 When: Mar 23, 2013

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Comments: One word.. Awesome! This route was usually fat at this time. A few dry tool moves at the beginning protected by a pin. low angle snow to good vertical ice (at this time) then comes the victory lap to the top. You end up climbing over a tree at the top. New rap anchor!

+1 Simon's comments. The mixed moves are easy but mandatory. You will be climbing better balanced if you stem off the rock on the middle section. This makes screw placements or cleaning much easier.

Be cool if you park across ... more >>


Location: NY : Adirondacks : Adirondack Ice Climbing : Chapel Pond and Chapel Pond... : Hot Shot (WI4)
By: Kirby1013 When: Mar 23, 2013

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Comments: Hot Shot is a solid 4. There are plenty of rests when picked out but a 4 by definition. I don't see many 3+ leaders leading this one.

To the dumbasses who stole the biners at the rap/TR anchor on 3/19/13.. Put them Back! It's not trad booty!


Location: NY : Adirondacks : Adirondack Ice Climbing : Chapel Pond and Chapel Pond... : Ice Slot (WI4-)
By: Kirby1013 When: Mar 23, 2013

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Comments: Ice Slot was huge this year! Very straight forward.

Your Mama was the fattest it's ever been too. Blue Lines rates Your Mama as a 4+... What?


Contributed Forum Posts

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re: Belay QuestionGeneral ClimbingKirby1013Mar 11, 2014
re: Belay QuestionGeneral ClimbingKirby1013Mar 10, 2014
re: Reepschnur Rappel InquiryGeneral ClimbingKirby1013Mar 10, 2014
re: Surviving dangler collapseIce ClimbingKirby1013Mar 7, 2014
re: Banff in mid-AprilIce ClimbingKirby1013Mar 4, 2014
re: Are there any replaceable horizontal front-point options?Ice ClimbingKirby1013Mar 4, 2014
re: Are there any replaceable horizontal front-point options?Ice ClimbingKirby1013Mar 3, 2014
re: Accident on Manic Crack in NMGeneral ClimbingKirby1013Mar 3, 2014
re: Are there any replaceable horizontal front-point options?Ice ClimbingKirby1013Mar 3, 2014
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