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Member Since: May 25, 2010
Last Visit: May 28, 2014
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Areas = 15
Routes = 10
Photos = 5
Page Improvements = 3
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All 220 | Routes 30 | Areas 2 | Photos 48 | Page Improvements | Comments 23 | Posts | Stars 116 | Ratings 1

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Location: NC : Linville Gorge : Table Rock
By: Ben Martelino When: Feb 27, 2014

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Comments: trying to plan a trip up to table on memorial weekend does anyone know if climbing will be allowed during that time? looking to hit cave route and some of the other 5.5-5.6 routes up there.


Location: GA
By: Ben Martelino When: Dec 30, 2012

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Comments: Cloudland State Park? Is There climbing there or is that considered High point? Anyone know?


Location: GA : Lost Wall : Baby Buzzard (5.7)
By: Ben Martelino When: Dec 28, 2012

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Comments: watch out for the top anchors slings have been chewed on by small animals! on the back side of the tree! will try to get some steel cable out there as soon as weather will allow!


Location: GA : Lost Wall
By: Ben Martelino When: Dec 28, 2012

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Comments: went up Baby Buzzard today notice alot of the top anchors with nylon slings are getting chewed on by small animals? Not easily seen unless you look at it from the top! remember to check them befor you clip in I am trying to get some of the more popular routes with steel cables and and rings as i go around on some of the routes installed one on top of megster, as well as all of the routes i have been putting up!


Location: GA : Lost Wall : Megster (5.6)
By: Ben Martelino When: Dec 28, 2012

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Comments: installed a steel anchor ring and cable on the tree 12/28/12


Location: GA : Lost Wall : Hidden Precious (5.9+ PG13)
By: Ben Martelino When: Dec 28, 2012

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Comments: hidden anchors installed 12/28/12


Location: GA : Lost Wall : Short and sweet (5.7 PG13)
By: Ben Martelino When: Dec 9, 2012

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Comments: Not to sure which of these two pictures is short and sweet? according to the book its 5'? left of sweet and sour but the but the over view of routes shows it to be the corner????? Can anyone shed some light on this??


Location: GA : Lost Wall : The Hobbler (5.9)
By: Ben Martelino When: Dec 4, 2012

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Comments: No gear for the first 40'


Location: AL : Yellow Bluff : The Tower : Out on a Limb (5.9)
By: Ben Martelino When: Oct 29, 2012

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Comments: i was just up there on 10/25/12 no bolts anywhere on the tower can anyone i dentify the four bolted routes just to the left of the tower ? not in the guide book from what i could make of it.


Location: AL : Yellow Bluff : Right Side Cliff : Last of a Long Line (5.8+) : Photo
By: Ben Martelino When: Oct 29, 2012

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Comments: this route is bolted now with three new bolts and anchors


Location: TN : Leda Shade Wall
By: Ben Martelino When: Oct 12, 2012

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Comments: sorry about the grade five? not to sure what they mean by that?


Location: TN : Leda Shade Wall : Benwha (5.8 PG13)
By: Ben Martelino When: Jul 5, 2012

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Comments: tree has been removed 6/30/12


Location: TN : Leda Shade Wall : Anyone Home? (5.6)
By: Ben Martelino When: Jul 1, 2012

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Comments: Tree has been removed 6/30/12


Location: TN : Leda Shade Wall : Anyone Home? (5.6)
By: Ben Martelino When: Jun 27, 2012

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Comments: tree limbs cleared to climb as of 6/24


Location: TN : Leda Shade Wall : Pockets (5.9 PG13)
By: Ben Martelino When: Jun 27, 2012

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Comments: crappy? have you toproped them? they are acually really fun little routes


Location: TN : Leda Shade Wall : Benwha (5.8 PG13)
By: Ben Martelino When: Jun 17, 2012

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Comments: as of 6/17/12 Huge pinetree blocking route!


Location: TN : Leda Shade Wall : Anyone Home? (5.6)
By: Ben Martelino When: Jun 17, 2012

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Comments: currently as of 6/17/12 Huge pinetree blocking route!


Location: TN : Leda Shade Wall : Two Dump Chump (5.6 R)
By: Ben Martelino When: Jun 17, 2012

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Comments: This is a great lead for someone just starting out with gear profided you can handle the runs between horizontal cracks!


Location: GA : Lost Wall : Roger's Corner (5.9-)
By: Ben Martelino When: Jun 3, 2012

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Comments: about twenty feet up is a permently wedged cam that is trashed would not recomment using it!


Location: GA : Lost Wall : The Hobbler (5.9)
By: Ben Martelino When: Apr 25, 2012

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Comments: gear is hart to find for first 20'


Location: GA : Lost Wall : crew leader (5.8 R) : Photo
By: Ben Martelino When: Apr 25, 2012

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Comments: attempted this route last weekend and could not pull the top finger crack i felt like this when alot harder that 5.8 anyone else tried this route?


Location: TN : Collegedale Park : Toprope area
By: Ben Martelino When: Jun 3, 2010

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Comments: can you post some pics?


Location: TN : The Tennessee Wall : T-Wall East : Let's Face It! (5.7+)
By: Ben Martelino When: May 31, 2010

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Comments: Did this route on my soloist! Ran head first into a snake popping up onto the ledge, yes I would say this route goes at a 5.7 great route minus the snake and the small detour i took to avoid him!.