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Member Since: Dec 6, 2010
Last Visit: May 7, 2013
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Areas = 15
Routes = 10
Photos = 5
Page Improvements = 3
Comments = 1



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All 109 | Routes | Areas | Photos 15 | Page Improvements | Comments 7 | Posts 70 | Stars 13 | Ratings 4

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Location: Other Sports : surfing and wave sailing vo... : Post : Photo
By: Mr. Holmes When: Feb 10, 2013

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Comments: Thank you for my new wallpaper- Making Winter in OR a bit more tolerable!


Location: OR : Portland & The Gorge : Madrone Wall
By: Mr. Holmes When: Oct 16, 2012

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Comments: Yes, Keith is still very much involved as he is in charge of the Madrone Wall Preservation Committee (and has been since '97)

The current status is that the county has approved it as a public park but issues regarding facilities (parking waste disposal, etc.) have slowed the already slow bus.

For now it is asked that all climbers respect the no climbing/trespassing sanction. I will post with more information as it becomes available.




Location: WA : Southwest Cascades : Beacon Rock : Old Warriors Never Die (5.12b PG13)
By: Mr. Holmes When: Oct 9, 2012

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Comments: Hey Matt!

Just came across this post. If and when you (and Jim) think an upgrade is appropriate let me know. We have some hardware from ASCA for just this purpose. If your intersted.


Location: OR : Mt Hood : Salmon River Slab
By: Mr. Holmes When: Jul 23, 2012

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Comments: Was out there this past weekend and several of the anchors are in need of replacment. Hardware from ASCA is on the way- stay tuned and back up yer swag!


Location: OR : Portland & The Gorge : Broughton Bluff : (2) Hanging Gardens : Hanging Gardens Route (5.10a)
By: Mr. Holmes When: Jul 10, 2012

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Comments: I second the poison oak concern! In fact, it was on this route I learned I was immune. My partner was not so fortunate...


Location: OR
By: Mr. Holmes When: Apr 5, 2012

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Comments: A quick update regarding rumors surrounding the Rat Cave closure:

I spoke with USFS and yes,it is on their radar... however:

1) No, the crag is not closed to recreational use (this includes climbing); Access is still open.

2) USFS interaction has and will stem priamarily from concerns surrounding new route development (bolting/fixed anchors) and overall human impact.
They will be monitoring this site in the months/seasons to come!

3) The local USFS office is aware of the national... more >>


Location: Mr. Holmes : 1 : Photo
By: Mr. Holmes When: Dec 9, 2011

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Comments: Don't sandbag my routes, DAD!!!