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Member Since: Mar 10, 2006
Last Visit: Jul 17, 2006
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Areas = 15
Routes = 10
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Location: CO : Fort Collins : Horsetooth Reservoir : Piano Ridge : Roof Crack (V-easy)
By: chase rhinestone When: May 5, 2006

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Comments: This is a great problem for beginners and it definitely has a lot of variations. Heel hooks look cool.


Location: CO : Fort Collins : Horsetooth Reservoir : Piano Ridge : Bootie (V1)
By: chase rhinestone When: May 5, 2006

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Comments: This problem is super fun. Sure, it takes balls to make that last highball move, but with spotters and a pad there is nothing to worry about (except the bushes and jagged rocks). All in all, this is a great problem and is definitely worth the big move at the top.


Location: CO : Fort Collins : Horsetooth Reservoir : Rotary Park : South Ridgeline, including ... : Cat's Eye Face (V3 R)
By: chase rhinestone When: Mar 10, 2006

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Comments: Underneath the wall there is a nice, (I would say) V1 traverse that moves from the right (sort of) dihedral to the overhang on the southwest corner. The crux pretty much consists of you dropping yourself into the huge jugs on the overhang. It helps to use the little chalked up hole that will be right next to your junk before you drop (that little thing? yes, that little thing). The problem is really balancy and helps beginning climbers learn that their feet is the most important skill in climbi... more >>


Location: CO : Fort Collins : Horsetooth Reservoir : Rotary Park : Pitch Penny Boulder : Penny Pincher (V3)
By: chase rhinestone When: Mar 10, 2006

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Comments: I hate this problem. It seems that I can never really work on it, my tips just seem to be on the verge of falling off everytime I try it. One day she will be conquered........right Tyler?


Location: CO : Fort Collins : Horsetooth Reservoir : Rotary Park : Central Ridgeline, includin... : Curving Crack (V0-)
By: chase rhinestone When: Mar 10, 2006

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Comments: This is a great problem for someone trying to get into the bouldering scene. This problem can also be fun if you travel back and forth on the route. See how many times you can loop it.


Location: CO : Fort Collins : Horsetooth Reservoir : Rotary Park : Eliminator Boulder : Beached Whale (V2+)
By: chase rhinestone When: Mar 10, 2006

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Comments: This is a good problem to work on for a while, but once you hit it the problem is more like a V1 and that seems to take some of the fun out.