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Location: UT : Moab Area : Kane Springs Canyon : EB's Love Muscle (AKA CB's ... : Putterman Sex Machine (5.5 C0)
By: Camster (Rhymes with Hamster) When: Aug 23, 2014

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Comments: Once again, we called this "EB's Love Muscle." Eric changed the name in one of his books. There was never a route name. But hey, let's create one. Climbers make so much stuff up it's disturbing. Especially the magazine editors. Most have hardly climbed anything and yet they get to be the gateway to what's said and reported. Climbing magazines are the equivalent of Fox News. This is the tip of my experience with them.


Location: UT : Moab Area : Kane Springs Canyon : EB's Love Muscle (AKA CB's ... : Putterman Sex Machine (5.5 C0) : Photo
By: Camster (Rhymes with Hamster) When: Aug 23, 2014

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Comments: Yet again, Jesse and I named this "EB's Love Muscle" after Eric, but Eric changed it in his book, of course! (Don't blame him really.)


Location: NM : New Mexico Navajolands : Ship Rock : Photo
By: Camster (Rhymes with Hamster) When: Jul 27, 2014

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Comments: Wow, that's one of the pics of the traverse I've ever seen. Kudos to whoever took it.


Location: NM : New Mexico Navajolands : Ship Rock : Photo
By: Camster (Rhymes with Hamster) When: Jul 27, 2014

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Comments: West face.....


Location: WY : Wind River Range : Photo
By: Camster (Rhymes with Hamster) When: Jul 27, 2014

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Comments: That is you, right, Smoot?


Location: International : Asia : China : Hong Kong : Kowloon Peak : Photo
By: Camster (Rhymes with Hamster) When: Jul 20, 2014

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Comments: Smog or humidity?


Location: UT : Zion National Park : Red Arch Mountain : Wigs in Space (5.11) : Photo
By: Camster (Rhymes with Hamster) When: Mar 14, 2014

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Comments: Ha! I remember drawing this topo....


Location: UT : Moab Area : State Highway 313 : Putterman's Frisbee : The F... (A0 PG13)
By: Camster (Rhymes with Hamster) When: Mar 11, 2014

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Comments: "Fake Mexican Hat"?

WTF? The idiotors, whoops, editors, of Mtn Project are flipping high. Why does that stand?

Paul's right: FA of the tower; Cameron Burns with Paul Fehlau as rope anchor. January 18, 1990. Paul and I were out staying at Warren Harding's place in Moab (yep, the same guy who did the first ascent of the Nose). It was the shittiest weather ever. Snowing every day. Warren would keep us up until 2 or 3 am every night telling stories (some of the recordings of these will b... more >>


Location: ID : Photo
By: Camster (Rhymes with Hamster) When: Jan 29, 2014

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Comments: Uh, sure. You bet, Ben. Best to you. Cam


Location: UT : Moab Area : Arches National Park : Park Avenue : Photo
By: Camster (Rhymes with Hamster) When: Oct 1, 2013

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Comments: Nice work, Paul. You must be friends with Skyler.


Location: UT : Moab Area : Arches National Park : Park Avenue : Photo
By: Camster (Rhymes with Hamster) When: Sep 30, 2013

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Comments: Nice work, lads!


Location: NM : Los Alamos & White Rock : White Rock : Below The Old New Place : Inflight Movie (5.12a)
By: Camster (Rhymes with Hamster) When: Aug 27, 2013

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Comments: Jason Halladay probably replaced the old gear. He's been a hero in terms of getting White Rock really equipped.


Location: NM : Los Alamos & White Rock : White Rock : Below The Old New Place : Ralph's Leisure Suit (5.12a)
By: Camster (Rhymes with Hamster) When: Aug 27, 2013

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Comments: So great to do this thing with Jean. I think it's the only FA we ever did together. He's such an inspiration.


Location: NM : Los Alamos & White Rock : White Rock : The River Crag
By: Camster (Rhymes with Hamster) When: Aug 27, 2013

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Comments: Luke, I remember doing that bolted route with you, but I thought Jon was with us (and others). That route, also on bullet-hard rock, was really good if memory serves....like mid-5.10 or something, right?


Location: NM : Los Alamos & White Rock : White Rock : The Overlook : South/East side : Paul's Boutique (5.11b)
By: Camster (Rhymes with Hamster) When: Aug 21, 2013

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Comments: And, yup, Jason has my encouragement on the upgrades he's doing late summer 2013. Hamster.


Location: NM : Los Alamos & White Rock : White Rock : The Overlook : South/East side : Dave's Face (a.k.a. Sale at... (5.10c)
By: Camster (Rhymes with Hamster) When: Aug 21, 2013

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Comments: ...was just chatting with Luke at dinner tonight about the renaming of this route way back when to "Sale at Mervyns." Mervyns is a high-quality purveyor of high-quality Chinese made crap. A department store, if you will. Or at least they were. On Earth Day 1989 or 1990 (can't remember which year), Mervyn's undertook a mass effort in which the firm hung little plastic bags filled with advertising junk on every door in Los Alamos (and likely most of northern NM). Mike, Paul, and I were headed out ... more >>


Location: Jason Halladay : Personal Photos : Photo
By: Camster (Rhymes with Hamster) When: Aug 19, 2013

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Comments: Looks steep!


Location: NM : El Rito : El Rito Traditional Area : Photo
By: Camster (Rhymes with Hamster) When: Aug 19, 2013

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Comments: Great pic, Jason. You did the extra effort and deserve kudos. Was up there today. Cheers. Cam Burns


Location: NM : El Rito
By: Camster (Rhymes with Hamster) When: Aug 18, 2013

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Comments: This is REALLY interesting. I drove up there with my aging geologist Dad today (8/18/13) and my wife and daughters and my mother. Dad has a PhD in geology (University of Tasmania, 1953 or so) so he's always stoked to look at rock. It was surprising to see all the route development there.

I'd climbed at the "traditional area," of course, with the LA Mountaineers in 1982----who hadn't?

Paul Fehlau and I later (1989) went up to the cobbled cliffs (the so-called "Sport Area") and top-roped a bunc... more >>


Location: NM : Gallup Area : Church Rock : Regular Route (5.9)
By: Camster (Rhymes with Hamster) When: Feb 10, 2013

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Comments: "Manufactured holds"?
Wow!
We used all natural edges and cracks on the FA. Interesting.


Location: NM : Los Alamos & White Rock : White Rock : The Overlook : Underlook : Simon Bar Sinister (5.11b)
By: Camster (Rhymes with Hamster) When: Feb 5, 2013

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Comments: FA Mike Schillaci, 1990 or so...


Location: UT : Moab Area : Kane Springs Canyon : Happy Turk Hoodoo : The Happy Turk (5.8 C1)
By: Camster (Rhymes with Hamster) When: Dec 2, 2012

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Comments: Didn't Kevin Chase do the Fa of this tower?


Location: UT : Moab Area : Tusher Canyon : Small towers next to Echo a... : Y Tower (5.7)
By: Camster (Rhymes with Hamster) When: Dec 2, 2012

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Comments: Bill Grasse Tower?


Location: NM : Jemez Valley Area : Las Conchas : Cattle Call Wall Area
By: Camster (Rhymes with Hamster) When: Nov 26, 2012

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Comments: I led Roadside in 1989, so I got you beat by a few years. Camster.


Location: CO : Grand Junction area : Colorado National Monument : Liberty Cap : Safeway Spire - Five Finger... (5.10+ C2-) : Photo
By: Camster (Rhymes with Hamster) When: Nov 26, 2012

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Comments: Nice pic. But we were into five-piece Rawls at that point, which are a pain in the ass to place. Wonder what wanker shucked these in....


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