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Member Since: Apr 23, 2010
Last Visit: Apr 20, 2015
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Point Rank: # 3,621
Total Points: 138
Last Year: 5
Last 30 Days: 0
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Areas = 15
Routes = 10
Photos = 5
Page Improvements = 3
Comments = 1

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Location: NC : Rumbling Bald : Cereal Wall : Trophy Wife (5.10)
By: Rob Rives When: Sep 20, 2012

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Comments: Linked the first two pitches of Redneck Cartel to the last pitch of this. Quite the headwall when climbing narrowly between two waterfalls! Pure NC style; protection appears only when the tears might start to form.

Location: NH : *NH Ice and Alpine Climbing : Mt. Willard : Willey Brook : Streamline (WI2)
By: Rob Rives When: Feb 4, 2012

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Comments: Climbed this route in absolutely rotten conditions recently. It might be enjoyable during a normal winter but this year it's about 6-8 inches of swiss-cheese ice and snow over very actively flowing water. Might be wise to avoid.

Location: NC : Rumbling Bald : Paul's Boutique : Paul's Boutique (5.8-)
By: Rob Rives When: Nov 21, 2010

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Comments: Lots of fun, despite being completely choked with leaves. Got lost and wandered up to this area, saw this crack and climbed without knowledge of name or grade.

Location: NC : Looking Glass Rock : South Side : First Return (5.8)
By: Rob Rives When: Aug 6, 2010

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Comments: Sweet runout off of the ledge! Good, thought-provoking moves and gear placements in the maddeningly flaring crack, coupled with a pretty sandbagged second pitch, make a for a full package (or a thick, juicy humble burger). Not good for the new 5.8 leader.

Location: NC : Looking Glass Rock : South Side : Gemini Crack (5.8+)
By: Rob Rives When: Aug 6, 2010

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Comments: Really great route, good pro, and easily linked into a single pitch. I felt this was a hair easier than First Return.

Location: NC : Looking Glass Rock : South Side : Second Coming (5.7)
By: Rob Rives When: May 3, 2010

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Comments: I couldn't help but be giddy after leading the first pitch. A lot of fun for the grade!

Location: NC : Cedar Rock : Cedar Rock - Main Wall : Orangutan Flake (5.10a) : Photo
By: Rob Rives When: May 3, 2010

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Comments: Nice job Cole! Keep crushing like a madman.

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