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Areas = 15
Routes = 10
Photos = 5
Page Improvements = 3
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All 285 | Routes 19 | Areas | Photos 21 | Page Improvements | Comments 15 | Posts 51 | Stars 112 | Ratings 67

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Location: CA : Southern Sierra : Tollhouse Rock
By: Aaron Slaven When: Nov 20, 2015

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Comments: The road is in one of the best conditions I've seen in some time. Looks like this pass summer it got graded again. The "crux hill" for us 2WD cars in much more mellow. Like Mark said above, short of it be very wet (also ice from melted snow), the road is very nice all the way back to the power line for 2WD cars.


Location: CA : Southern Sierra : Tollhouse Rock : Tollhouse Rock : Art Baker Memorial (5.9 PG13)
By: Aaron Slaven When: Nov 20, 2015

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Comments: Definitely one of the better routes at the house.


Location: CA : High Sierra : 08 - Bishop Pass and Evolut... : Mt. Darwin : North Face (Steep Snow)
By: Aaron Slaven When: Jul 23, 2014

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Comments: Ehh... Uploaded cause.
Rock Climbing Photo: North face Mt Darwin
North face Mt Darwin



Location: CA : Southern Sierra : Squarenail : Mr. Wizard (5.8)
By: Aaron Slaven When: Jan 28, 2014

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Comments: I brought a Metolius 0 & 00 for the top 15 feet. ture, its got a little munge at the top as well but still solid friction.


Location: CA : Southern Sierra : Squarenail
By: Aaron Slaven When: Mar 28, 2013

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Comments: Chris, it's just been referred to as the "Aid Boulder" in the guide books.
Jetstream (.10c) - left trending w/ 4 bolts.
True Grit (.10b) - right trending offwidth crack.


Location: CA : Sequoia & Kings Canyon NP : Hospital Rock Area : Photo
By: Aaron Slaven When: Feb 17, 2013

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Comments: Going to check it out this weekend. Thanks for your work on the topo.


Location: CA : Yosemite National Park : Yosemite Valley : Swan Slab : Hanging Flake (5.6)
By: Aaron Slaven When: Nov 21, 2012

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Comments: Very slick. Not sure about the 5.6 rating anymore.


Location: CA : Yosemite National Park : Yosemite Valley : Swan Slab : West Slabs (5.6)
By: Aaron Slaven When: Nov 21, 2012

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Comments: The polish on this slab is getting ridiculous. Not really a beginners top rope.


Location: CA : Sequoia & Kings Canyon NP : Moro Rock (SEKI)
By: Aaron Slaven When: Apr 22, 2012

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Comments: nps.gov/seki/parknews/upload/2...

Peregrine Falcons nestings.
Closure from "South Face" to "Glow with the flow."

April 17th - August 30th 2012


Location: CA : Yosemite National Park : Yosemite Valley : Yosemite Falls Area : Sunnyside Bench : Sunnyside Bench Regular Rou... (5.5)
By: Aaron Slaven When: Feb 8, 2012

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Comments: It’s funny how 4th class gullies are the most awkward climbing. That would sum up the first 90’ on this climb. Pleasant easy 5th once you leave the gully. Long walk off!


Location: CA : Southern Sierra : Fresno Dome (Wamello) : Echo Wall
By: Aaron Slaven When: Aug 30, 2011

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Comments: The key word is brushy. Manzanita is starting to take over the belays


Location: CA : Southern Sierra : Squarenail : Photo
By: Aaron Slaven When: Aug 11, 2011

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Comments: Far right route is "Left Book" as depicted in Southern Sierra Rock Climbing guide book.


Location: CA : Sierra Eastside : Lone Pine Area : Alabama Hills : Cattle Pocket and Corridors... : ... : Eye For an Eye (5.7)
By: Aaron Slaven When: Jun 21, 2011

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Comments: 2nd bolt still missing hanger - 6/18/11


Location: CA : Sierra Eastside : Lone Pine Area : Alabama Hills : Cattle Pocket and Corridors... : ... : Riders of the Purple Sage (5.7)
By: Aaron Slaven When: Jun 21, 2011

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Comments: Dido on the rope stretcher.


Location: Toll House Treverse : Photo
By: Aaron Slaven When: Apr 7, 2011

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Comments: Ahh a spring day on Tollhouse. Nice =)



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