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Contributed Routes

Name Rating Type Location Date

Unknown

5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b (1)

TR, 1 pitch, 50'

NY : The Gunks : ... : a. The Uberfall

Nov 4, 2014

Epiclepsy

5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b X (2)

TR, 2 pitches, 110'

NY : The Gunks : ... : d. Strictly - Shockley's

Jul 24, 2014

Shitty Mitty

5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c (1)

Trad, TR, 1 pitch, 70'

NY : The Gunks : ... : a. The Uberfall

Jun 2, 2014

Yenta

5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b (4)

TR, 1 pitch, 90'

NY : The Gunks : ... : g. V3 - Middle Earth

May 22, 2014

100 Duros

5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b (1)

Sport, 1 pitch, 10'

Europe : Spain : ... : Puig St Marti

Apr 24, 2011

La Mosca

5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b (1)

Sport, 1 pitch, 60'

Europe : Spain : ... : Puig St Marti

Apr 24, 2011

Alzheimer

5.8- 5b 16 VI- 14 VS 4c (1)

Sport, 1 pitch, 60'

Europe : Spain : ... : Puig St Marti

Apr 24, 2011

Baba

5.7+ 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b (1)

Sport, 1 pitch, 100'

Europe : Spain : ... : Main Wall

Apr 17, 2011

Coordina Coordinator

5.8- 5b 16 VI- 14 VS 4c (2)

Sport, 1 pitch, 100'

Europe : Spain : ... : Main Wall

Apr 17, 2011

Lord of the Rings

5.7+ 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b PG13 (1)

Trad, Sport, 1 pitch, 100'

Europe : Spain : ... : Main Wall

Apr 17, 2011

Paramuero

5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c (1)

Sport, 1 pitch, 45'

Europe : Spain : ... : Cala Magraner

Apr 17, 2011

Perello

5.5 4b 13 IV+ 11 MS 4a (1)

Sport, 1 pitch, 60'

Europe : Spain : ... : Cala Magraner

Apr 17, 2011

Jardiners sense fronteres

5.4 4a 12 IV 10 VD 3c (2)

Sport, 1 pitch, 60'

Europe : Spain : ... : Cala Magraner

Apr 17, 2011

Herbofilia

5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b (1)

Sport, 1 pitch, 60'

Europe : Spain : ... : Cala Magraner

Apr 17, 2011

Contributed Areas

Name Location Date

San Sebastian Tutla

North America : Mexico : Southern Mexico

Mar 12, 2012

Puig St Marti

Europe : Spain : Mallorca

Apr 24, 2011

Main Wall

Europe : Spain : ... : La Creveta

Apr 17, 2011

La Creveta

Europe : Spain : Mallorca

Apr 17, 2011

Contributed Photos

Photo Caption Location Date
000 c3

000 c3

Trad Climbing : longest fall on a micronut? : Post

Jun 24, 2015

Nearing the top of 100 Duros.  Photo by Bob Olshan...

Nearing the top of 100 Duros. Photo by Bob Olshansky.

Europe : Spain : ... : 100 Duros (5.7)

Apr 24, 2011

Contributed Comments

 

Location: NY : The Gunks : The Trapps : f. The Guides' Wall (Madame... : Immaculate Virgin (5.6 PG13)
By: Optimistic When: Jun 17, 2015

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Comments: This is a cool climb but "serious side of PG13" as noted above is pretty fair. The placements on the second pitch are quite spaced and you have to hunt for them a bit. If one of them blows you're looking at a pretty major fall. That said, I really enjoyed piecing things together on the second pitch, really nice position and moves.

It did look to me like a blue C4 or equivalent (which I don't carry normally) would have provided some reassurance in the middle of the p1 roof. Not so much to prot... more >>


Location: UT : Moab Area : Indian Creek : South Sixshooter : South Face (5.6)
By: Optimistic When: Mar 18, 2015

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Comments: Really cool route but surprisingly short! As others have said it's really important to protect the second as they do the final move onto the summit, using something in the red C3 kind of size. It would not be at all good if your second took that swing.

I think some of the comments about the mantel are a little extreme. You can get several quite good cams which will be at your feet for the move. I think 7 is pretty fair.

People are quite right about needing a tiny rack. A long piece of cord i... more >>


Location: UT : Moab Area : Indian Creek : South Sixshooter
By: Optimistic When: Mar 18, 2015

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Comments: As of March 16th, 2015 the lower of the two anchor bolts on the southwest summit can be turned a bit in its hole. I didn't try to pull it out. Unfortunately I didn't have the knowledge or equipment to address this.


Location: UT : Moab Area : Indian Creek : Cliffs of Insanity
By: Optimistic When: Mar 18, 2015

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Comments: As of March 2015 we were not able to get a "standard" clearance rental car (Passat) more than a short distance from the road via either the Meat Walls side or the Wall side. Plan on walking a fair ways if that happens to you. Still looks like a pretty solid approach even if you get your vehicle all the way to the end of either road. Cool wall, though, numerous moderates, a lot of solitude and nearly all day shade.


Location: UT : Moab Area : Indian Creek : Cliffs of Insanity : Farm Boy (5.9)
By: Optimistic When: Mar 18, 2015

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Comments: Blue camalots useful on this route, one for initial roof and 2 or 3 up in the upper corner. Interesting climbing, good offwidth/fist puzzle at the start, kind of old school 9.


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