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Areas = 15
Routes = 10
Photos = 5
Page Improvements = 3
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Contributed Photos

Photo Caption Location Date
Baby Tapir

Baby Tapir

WA : Index : ... : Baby Tapir (5.11a)

Jul 16, 2015

Peanuts to Serve You

Peanuts to Serve You

WA : Index : ... : Peanuts To Serve You (5.9)

Jul 16, 2015

Rice Krispies

Rice Krispies

WA : Index : ... : Rice Krispies (5.10b)

Jul 16, 2015

Rice Krispies

Rice Krispies

WA : Index : ... : Rice Krispies (5.10b)

Jul 16, 2015

Clean Break Route Overlay

Clean Break Route Overlay

WA : Northwest Region : ... : Comment

Jun 10, 2015

Quarry Crack. Just around the corner (climber's ri...

Quarry Crack. Just around the corner (climber's right) from Thin Fingers & Tatoosh.

WA : Index : ... : Quarry Crack (5.9)

Mar 29, 2015

Start of Climb

Start of Climb

WA : Northwest Region : ... : Northwest Face (5.11)

Jul 20, 2014

Contributed Comments

 

Location: WA : Central-West Cascades & Sea... : Skykomish Valley : Index : Lookout Point Area : ... : Baby Tapir (5.11a)
By: Derek Soike When: Jul 16, 2015

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Comments: At the 2nd (main) roof, it's harder if you stay straight in the crack & easier if you use the arete out left.


Location: WA : Central-West Cascades & Sea... : Skykomish Valley : Index : Lookout Point Area : ... : Rice Krispies (5.10b)
By: Derek Soike When: Jul 16, 2015

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Comments: The flake didn't feel too hollow to me. I avoided the downward pointing trianglular tip (it definitely sounded hollow), but the rest seemed solid.


Location: WA : Northwest Region : North Cascades : Washington Pass : Silver Star and connected s... : ... : Clean Break (5.10b/c)
By: Derek Soike When: Jun 10, 2015

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Comments: Date
We climbed Clean Break last weekend (6/6/2015).

Approach
Went up and over Burgundy Col, dropped down quite a bit on the back side, and traversed skiier's left for a while to the base of the climb.

Conditions
The snow was friendly. We glissaded the big drop just over Burgundy Col. Just brought axes, didn't need crampons.

The Route
Super fun! I'd definitely recommend doing it, and will definitely go back and repeat it at some point. The first pitch is great! I ... more >>


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