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Member Since: Oct 17, 2007
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Areas = 15
Routes = 10
Photos = 5
Page Improvements = 3
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All 457 | Routes 2 | Areas | Photos 21 | Page Improvements | Comments 6 | Posts 348 | Stars 43 | Ratings 37
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Contributed Routes

Name Rating Type Location Date

Wild Hickory Nuts

5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- 23 E4 5c (12)

Trad, 1 pitch, 160'

NC : Rumbling Bald : Cereal Wall

Feb 28, 2009

Dinkus Dog

5.10- 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a (25)

Trad, 2 pitches, 200'

NC : Looking Glass Rock : South Side

Oct 17, 2007

Contributed Photos

Photo Caption Location Date
Rock Climbing Photo: LWB 3

LWB 3

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2 days ago

Rock Climbing Photo: LWB 2

LWB 2

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2 days ago

Rock Climbing Photo: LWB

LWB

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2 days ago

Rock Climbing Photo: approach

approach

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2 days ago

Rock Climbing Photo: crescent 2

crescent 2

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2 days ago

Rock Climbing Photo: crescent

crescent

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2 days ago

Rock Climbing Photo: snow

snow

Forums : Southern States : ... : Post

2 days ago

Rock Climbing Photo: tools

tools

Forums : Southern States : ... : Post

2 days ago

Rock Climbing Photo: Browns base

Browns base

Jan 6, 2016

Rock Climbing Photo: Crescent

Crescent

Jan 6, 2016

Rock Climbing Photo: under pressure

under pressure

Forums : FOR SALE / Wanted : PSA: MEC UL Belay Parkas

Dec 14, 2015

Rock Climbing Photo: hot cocoa next to mirage

hot cocoa next to mirage

Forums : FOR SALE / Wanted : PSA: MEC UL Belay Parkas

Dec 14, 2015

Rock Climbing Photo: toe

toe

Forums : ... :

Dec 8, 2015

Rock Climbing Photo: insole

insole

Forums : ... :

Dec 8, 2015

Rock Climbing Photo: ganda

ganda

Forums : ... :

Dec 8, 2015

Rock Climbing Photo: y gully

y gully

NC : Black Mountain Range Alpine... : ... : Comment

Feb 10, 2015

Rock Climbing Photo: not necessarily the style/brand referenced in the ...

not necessarily the style/brand referenced in the story

Forums : Beginning Climbers : A tragic lesson: anchor shu...

May 19, 2012

Rock Climbing Photo: Terrible anchor

Terrible anchor

Forums : Trad Climbing : ... : Post

Jan 2, 2012

Rock Climbing Photo: macbook photo of Ruth Gorge

macbook photo of Ruth Gorge

Forums : Community Forum : ... : Post

Dec 28, 2010

Rock Climbing Photo: Brian Abram, leading pitch 2 of Dinkus Dog on the ...

Brian Abram, leading pitch 2 of Dinkus Dog on the South Side of Looking Glass. Kyle Sox is belaying.

NC : Looking Glass Rock : ... : Dinkus Dog (5.10-)

Oct 17, 2007

Rock Climbing Photo: Brian Abram, belaying his wife Dana up the first p...

Brian Abram, belaying his wife Dana up the first pitch of Dinkus Dog on the South Side of Looking Glass. The route's a bit steeper than this photo's perspective makes it seem. The roof above the sta

NC : Looking Glass Rock : ... : Dinkus Dog (5.10-)

Oct 17, 2007

Contributed Comments

 

Location: NC : Linville Gorge : Amphitheater : The Open Book (5.11b)
By: Brian Abram When: Aug 9, 2015

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Comments: The access ramp is about 100 feet of 5.4 rotten rock. The first belay should be set about 10 feet below the roof at a nice stance with decent gear. The rest of the climb can be done as one or two pitches. I have done it both ways and highly recommend doing it as one pitch. The belay halfway up is either an uncomfortable stance on route or a traverse out right onto a decent ledge. Traversing into the ledge is fine, but I swear that getting back on route from out there is more insecure than any ot... more >>


Location: NC : Black Mountain Range Alpine... : Y Gully (WI3 Mod. Snow)
By: Brian Abram When: Feb 10, 2015

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Comments: This route is mostly rock hopping up the drainage until you hit 5k. From 5k to 6k is really nice, with a short section of WI3++ when we did it.

Rock Climbing Photo: y gully
y gully



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