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Areas = 15
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Location: AZ : Northern Arizona : *Flagstaff Crags : San Francisco Peaks : Hobo Jungle : Sweet Back (5.12-)
By: 1Eric Rhicard When: Jun 21, 2016

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Comments: According to my tick list I did this with you JJ. I remember using the crack I think and not being able to clip the bolt and running it out. Two weeks ago I did it staying left in the dihedral which was also fun and in the 12- range.


Location: AZ : Southern Arizona : Mount Lemmon (Santa Catalin... : Mount Lemmon (Catalina High... : 6 - Mid-Mountain : ... : 5 Minutes to Launch (5.12)
By: 1Eric Rhicard When: Jun 21, 2016

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Comments: Or, you could tie one end of your rope to the big fat bolt on the main face just before you start wishing you had a rope, and use that as a hand line. You will still have enough rope to lead this route or Hadaptation and lower off.


Location: AZ : Southern Arizona : Mount Lemmon (Santa Catalin... : Mount Lemmon (Catalina High... : 4 - Windy Point West : ... : Unknown (5.10-)
By: 1Eric Rhicard When: Jun 13, 2016

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Comments: Direct Start to Grab... Harder but safer start.


Location: AZ : Northern Arizona : *Flagstaff Crags : San Francisco Peaks : Hobo Jungle : Hobo Hash (5.11a)
By: 1Eric Rhicard When: Jun 8, 2016

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Comments: Do I stay left do I stay right. Fun climb if you don't let yourself worry about where you"should" be climbing!


Location: AZ : Southern Arizona : Mount Lemmon (Santa Catalin... : Mount Lemmon (Catalina High... : 7 - Upper Highway : The Havens
By: 1Eric Rhicard When: Jun 3, 2016

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Comments: Someone needs to take a compass there!!!


Location: AZ : Southern Arizona : Mount Lemmon (Santa Catalin... : Mount Lemmon (Catalina High... : 6 - Mid-Mountain : ... : Photo
By: 1Eric Rhicard When: May 25, 2016

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Comments: The approach being "steep and brushy" is for the area below Ridgeline not the Boneyard. The approach to the Boneyard is neither.


Location: AZ : Southern Arizona : Mount Lemmon (Santa Catalin... : Mount Lemmon (Catalina High... : 8 - Summit Crags : ... : Baradur (5.11d)
By: 1Eric Rhicard When: May 22, 2016

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Comments: Thanks Paul!


Location: AZ : Southern Arizona : Mount Lemmon (Santa Catalin... : Mount Lemmon (Catalina High... : 1 - Lower Highway : ... : Photo
By: 1Eric Rhicard When: May 16, 2016

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Comments: Oh Luke, this is getting out of hand. Good on you and your wife and pals for this contribution to the climbing community. Just remember you have a kid to put through. College.haha.


Location: AZ : Northern Arizona : The Arizona Strip : Lime Kiln Canyon
By: 1Eric Rhicard When: Apr 23, 2016

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Comments: Hey 20KN I totally agree. We used to use them for a short time. Perhaps if you get some folks together to raise some funds and purchase quicklinks and Mussies or or chain and old carabiners those who did the work or some other local will fix them up as we do here on Mt. Lemmon.


Location: AZ : Southern Arizona : Mount Lemmon (Santa Catalin... : Mount Lemmon (Catalina High... : 4 - Windy Point West : ... : Photo
By: 1Eric Rhicard When: Mar 29, 2016

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Comments: Totally changes the finish on this very short route by negating the last move. Standard draw or trad draws not opened up and you would have to make the last move to the anchors before clipping. A good safe whipper can be taken if you fail to make the move to the clipping holds.


Location: AZ : Southern Arizona : Mount Lemmon (Santa Catalin... : Mount Lemmon (Catalina High... : 1 - Lower Highway : Amateur Hour Crag
By: 1Eric Rhicard When: Mar 23, 2016

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Comments: The key is that you cross the drainage about midway up the hill, then turn right.


Location: AZ : Southern Arizona : Mount Lemmon (Santa Catalin... : Mount Lemmon (Catalina High... : 1 - Lower Highway : ... : Pindering to the Masses (5.8-)
By: 1Eric Rhicard When: Mar 13, 2016

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Comments: The screw gate on that locking biner was purposely diabled as people tend to lock them which is unnecessary. This leads to the gate bein stock in the locked postion. Rapping off of chains because a screw on a gate doesn't work or looks mangled seems way more dangerous than lowering off of a Mussy Hook and a biner that has a fully functioning gate. You might want to search dropped gear on this site.


Location: AZ : Southern Arizona : Mount Lemmon (Santa Catalin... : Mount Lemmon (Catalina High... : 2 - Bear Canyon : ... : Win, Lose, No Draws (5.11)
By: 1Eric Rhicard When: Mar 8, 2016

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Comments: Do it Joe! just make sure the biner is not easily removed.


Location: AZ : Southern Arizona : Mount Lemmon (Santa Catalin... : Mount Lemmon (Catalina High... : 4 - Windy Point West : ... : Bring on the Atheists (5.11-)
By: 1Eric Rhicard When: Feb 22, 2016

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Comments: Thanks Brad!


Location: AZ : Southern Arizona : Mount Lemmon (Santa Catalin... : Mount Lemmon (Catalina High... : 4 - Windy Point West : ... : Grab em in Da Biscuits (5.8)
By: 1Eric Rhicard When: Feb 22, 2016

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Comments: Added a 3 or 4 bolt 10+ direct start to this route while ago. Pretty fun and powerful. Starts about 15-20 feet down gully from 96 Degrees in the Shade.


Location: AZ : Southern Arizona : Cochise Stronghold : West Stronghold : Sheepshead Area (Southwest) : ... : Ewephoria (5.8)
By: 1Eric Rhicard When: Feb 22, 2016

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Comments: Did this for the first time yesterday, the day after the CASA theclimbershome.com/ Adopt a Crag. Now I understand why everyone loves it so much. I did the original route that finishes on the left wall of the chimney which was nice as it involved no chimneying. Glad I had a photo of the topo to guide me along. www.facebook.com/toofasttopos


Location: AZ : Southern Arizona : The Dry Canyon : 3 - Spine Cave : Chosstafarian (5.11a)
By: 1Eric Rhicard When: Feb 14, 2016

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Comments: Did the FA of this route with Todd Ganglehoff. Not really chossy anymore I don't think. It was a bit chossy when we put it up.


Location: AZ : Southern Arizona : Tanque Verde Canyon : The Tool Shed : No Nudes is Good Nudes (Pro... (5.12c/d)
By: 1Eric Rhicard When: Feb 10, 2016

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Comments: You can thank Jimbo for using up the best of them. Guys brain never stops thinking of them. We've probably forgotten a couple of hundred that just didn't quite work for a particular route.


Location: AZ : Southern Arizona : Tanque Verde Canyon : The Tool Shed : No Nudes is Good Nudes (Pro... (5.12c/d)
By: 1Eric Rhicard When: Feb 10, 2016

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Comments: It's a good one Jbak!


Location: AZ : Southern Arizona : Mount Lemmon (Santa Catalin... : Mount Lemmon (Catalina High... : 4 - Windy Point West : ... : Opening Night (5.11a/b)
By: 1Eric Rhicard When: Feb 6, 2016

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Comments: Did this today, good job on the bolting, angle allowed me to work out the crux puzzle. Only a little fuzzy but worth doing. Great to climb something I have never been. Thanks Luke and Tiff.


Location: AZ : Central Arizona : *The Homestead : Rough Rider Wall : Roughians (5.10b/c)
By: 1Eric Rhicard When: Feb 3, 2016

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Comments: No midway chains and no pump to fight on this one.


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By: 1Eric Rhicard When: Jan 12, 2016

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Comments: Pretty sure this is the Down Under!


Location: AZ : Southern Arizona : Mount Lemmon (Santa Catalin... : Mount Lemmon (Catalina High... : 8 - Summit Crags : ... : Steel Crazy (5.9)
By: 1Eric Rhicard When: Jan 12, 2016

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Comments: 24 inches of snow up there now! 1/12/15


Location: AZ : Central Arizona : *The Homestead : Photo
By: 1Eric Rhicard When: Jan 2, 2016

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Comments: It has been a 3 wheel ride for the last 4-5 years.


Location: AZ : Southern Arizona : Cochise Stronghold : West Stronghold : Sheepshead Area (Southwest) : ... : Photo
By: 1Eric Rhicard When: Dec 26, 2015

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Comments: Great topos at a great price or buy the book!


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