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Member Since: Jun 18, 2006
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Areas = 15
Routes = 10
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Location: MO : WM: Trapper's Camp : Slabtown : Rattler (5.8+)
By: Dave Wise When: Nov 14, 2015

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Comments: The anchor bolts are missing hangers as of 14 Nov, 2015.

Location: MO : WM: Trapper's Camp : Slabtown : Mental Hygiene (5.8)
By: Dave Wise When: Nov 14, 2015

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Comments: The hanger is missing off of one of the anchor bolts as of 14 Nov 2015. Both anchor bolts are missing hangars on Rattler.

Location: NC : Moore's Wall : Central Wall : Dolphin Head (5.6)
By: Dave Wise When: Jul 19, 2009

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Comments: Excellent route. The start and the finish are fantastic and well worth it. The middle section is lackluster 4th class/easy 5th and covered in lichen, but the beginning and end of the climb make up for it.

Location: CO : South Platte : Wigwam Creek/Lost Creek Wil... : Wigwam Dome : Ramblin' Rose (5.10)
By: Dave Wise When: Dec 13, 2007

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Comments: Definitely an excellent route. Climbed it the first time in June of '96. My friend Bill and I stopped at the Wild Horse saloon enroute to the campsite and partook of a few beers the night before. The next day, Bill was feeling the effects of one too many bud lights on the approach and the first few pitches. As I reached the end of the arch, anchored in, and hollered "On Belay!" to Bill below, I was answered by the sound of his violent retching. When he finally reached me at the anchors, he ... more >>

Location: WA : Central-East Cascades, Wena... : Icicle Creek : Snow Creek Area : Snow Creek Wall : Outer Space (5.9)
By: Dave Wise When: Mar 4, 2007

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Comments: Slight correction to the above description: Pitch 4 is a right facing dihedral rather than left facing.

Stellar route!! Well worth the approach and the descent.

Location: CO : Estes Park Valley : Lumpy Ridge : Sundance Buttress : Eumenides (5.8)
By: Dave Wise When: Jun 18, 2006

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Comments: Did this route last summer (June 05). Hiked up to get on Mainliner but encountered an AMGA class already on that and a few other routes. One of the gentlemen recommended Eumenides.

Turned in to a routefinding epic day. I think we were on route for the first 3 pitches, but traversed left into a dihedral for pitch 4. The 3rd pitch was quite nice. Up high, it had a committing friction move well above my last pro (slung horn 20 feet below me) and a fall would have been ugly. Then it require... more >>

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