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Contributed Photos

Photo Caption Location Date
Rock Climbing Photo: The thin face and blunted arete of Fishlips.

The thin face and blunted arete of Fishlips.

UT : Wasatch Range : ... : Fishlips (5.11d)

Jul 22, 2009

Rock Climbing Photo: Visions of Fergy, the hike out. Hopefully you cool...

Visions of Fergy, the hike out. Hopefully you cooled a few PBRs in the stream...

UT : Wasatch Range : Ferguson Canyon

Jun 26, 2009

Rock Climbing Photo: The Lonely Challenge Wall. Broken Dreams ascends t...

The Lonely Challenge Wall. Broken Dreams ascends the face next to the leaning pine tree to a faint brushy ledge then follows a visible crack to the highpoint. Lone Man Running and Zen and the Art resi

UT : Wasatch Range : ... : Lonely Challenge Wall

Jun 23, 2009

Rock Climbing Photo: The approach to Lonely Challenge Wall looks like t...

The approach to Lonely Challenge Wall looks like this, minus the guy with the cooler. Strone crag is the low angle buttress to the right of the picture (routes around the corner), the Standard Ridge i

UT : Wasatch Range : ... : Lonely Challenge Wall

Jun 23, 2009

Rock Climbing Photo: Visions of Fergy... It's not surprising this canyo...

Visions of Fergy... It's not surprising this canyon is so popular.

UT : Wasatch Range : Ferguson Canyon

Jun 5, 2009

Rock Climbing Photo: Tower of Babel with lines: Concrete Jungle (red, 1...

Tower of Babel with lines: Concrete Jungle (red, 11c****) Fuego (blue, 12a****) Get a Pump or Jump (11d****)

UT : Wasatch Range : ... : Tower Of Babel

Jun 5, 2009

Rock Climbing Photo:

The People of Mountain Proj... : Boissal : Pics

Apr 8, 2009

Rock Climbing Photo: Inversion what??

Inversion what??

The People of Mountain Proj... : Boissal : Pics

Jan 20, 2009

Rock Climbing Photo: Burner buttress. The main split in the face is the...

Burner buttress. The main split in the face is the Firestarter, the next one over to the left the Burner. Wide lovin'!! Anchor on the solid mahogany to the right of the dead tree up top. The top can

UT : Wasatch Range : ... : Burner Buttress

Nov 26, 2008

Rock Climbing Photo: Gargoyle gully scenery. You can see the anchors of...

Gargoyle gully scenery. You can see the anchors of Big Neon Glitter halfway up the arete in a scoop.

UT : Wasatch Range : ... : Gargoyle Wall

Nov 24, 2008

Rock Climbing Photo: The imposing dihedral of Gargoyle

The imposing dihedral of Gargoyle

UT : Wasatch Range : ... : Gargoyle (5.11c)

Nov 24, 2008

Rock Climbing Photo: The views from anywhere on the buttress are amazin...

The views from anywhere on the buttress are amazing. Here from the top of P3 on the Fin Arete, looking at the Thumb.

UT : Wasatch Range : ... : The Fin

Nov 24, 2008

Rock Climbing Photo: The inexorable* intensive care slab from the top o...

The inexorable* intensive care slab from the top of the Fin. *wording borrowed from the the Ruckman's guidebook

UT : Wasatch Range : ... : Intensive Care Slab

Nov 24, 2008

Rock Climbing Photo: The prow on P3, just before joining the Fin Arete....

The prow on P3, just before joining the Fin Arete. Steeeeeep and runout due to the missing chickenhead.

UT : Wasatch Range : ... : Dark Horse (5.11 R)

Nov 24, 2008

Rock Climbing Photo: From the top of P1. Avoid the angle/rope drag at t...

From the top of P1. Avoid the angle/rope drag at the 5th bolt by using a longer runner

UT : Wasatch Range : ... : The Fin Arete (5.10b R)

Nov 24, 2008

Rock Climbing Photo: The bolted traverse to the arete. Good holds but i...

The bolted traverse to the arete. Good holds but intimidating.

UT : Wasatch Range : ... : To Air is Human (5.10d)

Nov 3, 2008

Rock Climbing Photo: Checking-out the upper section, yes you're going t...

Checking-out the upper section, yes you're going to be pulling on that corn flake!

UT : Wasatch Range : ... : The Flakes (5.10b)

Nov 3, 2008

Rock Climbing Photo: The Flakes.  The route goes right at the first V a...

The Flakes. The route goes right at the first V and is a perfect handcrack up to the second V. After that undercling lieback to the wide section, then more of the same to the top.

UT : Wasatch Range : ... : The Flakes (5.10b)

Nov 3, 2008

Rock Climbing Photo: Sam on his way to the groove on Tingey's Direct

Sam on his way to the groove on Tingey's Direct

UT : Wasatch Range : ... : Tingey's Direct (5.7+)

Nov 3, 2008

Rock Climbing Photo: Zigzag's line. Wonder how they came up with the na...

Zigzag's line. Wonder how they came up with the name...

UT : Wasatch Range : ... : Zigzag (5.10d PG13)

Oct 1, 2008

Rock Climbing Photo: Zigzag area with lines. The first pitch (only the ...

Zigzag area with lines. The first pitch (only the upper part is visible in green) is common to the three routes. Zigzag is the green line (the line is hidden by the roof @ the dotted section). Wings O

UT : Wasatch Range : ... : Lizard Head Wall

Oct 1, 2008

Rock Climbing Photo: Sam cruising up the first pitch of Zigzag, trying ...

Sam cruising up the first pitch of Zigzag, trying to figure out where the piton went at the first roof

UT : Wasatch Range : ... : Zigzag (5.10d PG13)

Oct 1, 2008

Contributed Comments

 

Location: UT : Saint George : Snow Canyon State Park : Hackberry Wash Wall : Who Knows What It's Called (5.11a)
By: Boissal When: Dec 8, 2015

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Comments: Excellent line, sustained and engaging the whole way. Probably 3.5 stars, so far my favorite edging fest in Snow (better than the stuff on the Aftershock wall).
I think the climbing through first three bolts warrants 11b. It's all about long moves on very thin holds and none of that sweet patina to crimp on, only sandy sloppy crimps and bad feet. Things ease up quite a bit in the upper half but the climbing remains through provoking all the way. The 9th (last) bolt (didn't see a fixed pin) and ... more >>


Location: UT : Wasatch Range : Ferguson Canyon : Tower Of Babel : Fuego (5.12a) : Photo
By: Boissal When: Dec 8, 2015

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Comments: Sweet shot! Heinous move if you're short.


Location: UT : Wasatch Range : Little Cottonwood Canyon : Coal Pit Buttress : Stiffler's Mom (5.11a) : Photo
By: Boissal When: Oct 23, 2015

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Comments: You must be so strong...
I've always thought it was more like 7+.


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