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Member Since: Feb 20, 2006
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Areas = 15
Routes = 10
Photos = 5
Page Improvements = 3
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All 99 | Routes 1 | Areas | Photos 11 | Page Improvements | Comments 1 | Posts 21 | Stars 64 | Ratings 1
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Contributed Routes

Name Rating Type Location Date

Lock 20 South

WI3 (1)

Ice, 3 pitches, 300'

PA : Northeast Ridges and Valley... : The Narrows

Feb 20, 2015

Contributed Photos

Photo Caption Location Date
Rock Climbing Photo: A view from the base. You can see most of the firs...

A view from the base. You can see most of the first two pitches.

PA : Northeast Ridges and Valley... : ... : Lock 20 South (WI3)

Mar 2, 2015

Rock Climbing Photo: Sundance Buttress, Wind River Range

Sundance Buttress, Wind River Range

The People of Mountain Proj... : Alex Kowalcyk : Alex Kowalcyk

Oct 5, 2013

Rock Climbing Photo: Last pitch 5.8 hand traverse

Last pitch 5.8 hand traverse

WY : Wind River Range : ... : Northeast Arete (5.10b/c)

Aug 23, 2012

Rock Climbing Photo: Last pitch 5.8 hand traverse

Last pitch 5.8 hand traverse

WY : Wind River Range : ... : Northeast Arete (5.10b/c)

Aug 23, 2012

Rock Climbing Photo: Taking the right K-crack

Taking the right K-crack

WY : Wind River Range : ... : South Buttress (5.8)

Aug 23, 2012

Rock Climbing Photo: Taking the right K-crack

Taking the right K-crack

WY : Wind River Range : ... : South Buttress (5.8)

Aug 23, 2012

Rock Climbing Photo: On the summit of Citlaltepetl (18,405')

On the summit of Citlaltepetl (18,405')

The People of Mountain Proj... : Alex Kowalcyk : Alex Kowalcyk

Jun 10, 2008

Rock Climbing Photo: Brian on Pine Line with the entire Salathe Wall in...

Brian on Pine Line with the entire Salathe Wall in the background.

CA : Yosemite National Park : ... : Pine Line (5.7)

Oct 13, 2006

Rock Climbing Photo: Starting the 5.10 section.

Starting the 5.10 section.

WY : Vedauwoo : ... : Mainstreet (5.10a)

Aug 29, 2006

Rock Climbing Photo: Wear pants.

Wear pants.

CO : Lumpy Ridge : ... : Tiger's Tooth (5.9+)

Aug 24, 2006

Rock Climbing Photo: Leading up Generic Crack (5.10-) at Indian Creek

Leading up Generic Crack (5.10-) at Indian Creek

The People of Mountain Proj... : Alex Kowalcyk : Alex Kowalcyk

Jun 22, 2006

Contributed Comments

 

Location: NY : The Gunks : The Trapps : c. Frog's Head - the Arch : Wrist (5.6)
By: Alex Kowalcyk When: Jul 5, 2012

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Comments: Why do Arch to P2 of Wrist when you can do both pitches of Wrist? Great climbing to be had on both pitches! You guys are all crazy for laybacking that 4" crack. When I see a sweet cozy crack, I jam it when on lead. Great feet in the crack, and jugs up above, as well as finger-sized gear. I climbed this this afternoon and was in the shade the whole way. P1 has a rappel sling tree anchor. No rap anchor on top P2. Had to walk off.


Contributed Forum Posts

Topic Title Forum Author Date
re: Best headlamp under $50?Climbing Gear DiscussionAlex KowalcykJan 5, 2016
re: Soloist DevicesClimbing Gear ReviewsAlex KowalcykNov 13, 2015
re: suggested approach shoes for N CascadesClimbing Gear DiscussionAlex KowalcykMay 10, 2015
re: Preferred Belaying of Leader on MultipitchTrad ClimbingAlex KowalcykMar 30, 2015
re: Thin Hands and Thumbstack recommendations at ICSouthern Utah DesertsAlex KowalcykMar 25, 2015
re: New to climbing, looking for some tips!Beginning ClimbersAlex KowalcykMar 15, 2015
re: Dusting off the Silent Partner Climbing Gear DiscussionAlex KowalcykMar 14, 2015
re: grigri, frozen ropes, good combo?Ice ClimbingAlex KowalcykMar 6, 2015
re: How do you find balance?General ClimbingAlex KowalcykMar 6, 2015
re: What kind of stick clip do you use?Climbing Gear DiscussionAlex KowalcykFeb 19, 2015
re: My rack: too much or not enough?Trad ClimbingAlex KowalcykFeb 16, 2015
re: Rope soloing setupsIce ClimbingAlex KowalcykJan 11, 2015
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