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Location: NC : Linville Gorge : Amphitheater : The Daddy (5.6)
By: mattjohnson When: Jun 6, 2014

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Comments: Be careful when topping out on the last pitch, there is some loose rock up there

Location: International : Asia : China : Guangxi Province : YangShuo : ... : The Egg
By: mattjohnson When: May 25, 2014

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Comments: The right turn to go to the Egg is not obvious, but it is just before the more obvious road that veers right to go to White Mountain (maybe 50 yds?). There is a building very close to the right hand side of the road, then the concrete road turns to dirt and gravel after veering between a few ponds. The trail gradually turns to a small walking path and goes through some farm houses. Go toward the karst that looks most like it would be called "The Egg."
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Location: International : Asia : China : Guangxi Province : YangShuo : ... : Unnamed 6b+ l. of Chuck If ... (5.11a)
By: mattjohnson When: May 25, 2014

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Comments: This route is (aptly) named "Hanging in the Balance" according to the Yangshuo Rock Climbs guidebook. It is high quality and very sustained from the middle to the last bolt. Having a long wingspan is definitely benificial.

Location: NC : Rumbling Bald : Flakeview Area : Gunboat Diplomacy (5.10c/d)
By: mattjohnson When: Feb 21, 2013

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Comments: I found the hardest part to be a little over halfway up on the second pitch, right where you're starting to think its going to be smooth sailing to the top. Easily the hardest move on the route, and its a little ways above the previous bolt.