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Member Since: Mar 5, 2012
Last Visit: Mar 17, 2014
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Areas = 15
Routes = 10
Photos = 5
Page Improvements = 3
Comments = 1



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Location: CA : Joshua Tree National Park : The Outback : Steve Canyon Area : Steve Canyon : ... : The Decompensator of Lhasa (5.10c/d)
By: Richardo When: Jan 16, 2014

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Comments: Great route--As of December 2013, there is no bolt anchor at the top, contrary to the Miramontes guidebook...


Location: CA : Joshua Tree National Park : The Outback : Steve Canyon Area : Steve Canyon : ... : Grain Surgery (5.10a/b PG13)
By: Richardo When: Jan 16, 2014

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Comments: Took at 30 footer after the last bolt--super clean fall, really great protection up until the last bolt.


Location: CA : Joshua Tree National Park : Echo Rock Area : Echo Rock : EBGB Block Area : EBGB's (5.10d)
By: Richardo When: Jan 16, 2014

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Comments: The start is 10d for sure but the slab climbing is easy for grade in Jtree


Location: CA : Sierra Eastside : Lee Vining Canyon and Tioga... : Dana Plateau : Third Pillar, Regular Route (5.10a)
By: Richardo When: Aug 27, 2012

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Comments: Super fun and challenging for the grade I thought. Climbed late August, only party there all day, perfect weather. P4 missing pin is no big deal, you can get the biggest brassy in there--P5 is way scarier in my opinion. If following the supertopo approach beta, DO NOT "go east on the edge of the boulder field" cut straight across and you'll hit the pillar.

The most dangerous part is the descent to the bottom. It the middle the first pitch we saw several giant boulders roll down the gully we... more >>


Location: CA : Joshua Tree National Park : Indian Cove : Rattlesnake Canyon : Rattlesnake Buttress
By: Richardo When: Mar 6, 2012

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Comments: There are now cairns leading the way from the wash to the face. Brutal approach but beautiful climbing. Bring snacks!