Sign Up  |   Log In:Login with Facebook
REI Community
Rock Climbing Photo: Jose Cuervo Fruitcups dirtbag style


Member Since: Sep 26, 2008
Last Visit: Sep 3, 2016
Contact doligo

Point Rank: # 1,835
Total Points: 412
Last Year: 19
Last 30 Days: 0
31 Compliments
How do you get points?
Areas = 15
Routes = 10
Photos = 5
Page Improvements = 3
Comments = 1



Where has doligo been climbing?










Contributions


All 1730 | Routes 5 | Areas | Photos 45 | Page Improvements 4 | Comments 122 | Posts 1307 | Stars 172 | Ratings 75
Page 1 of 5.  1  2  3  4  5   Next>   Last>>

Contributed Comments

 

Location: UT : Moab Area : Indian Creek : Way Rambo : Way Rambo (5.12-) : Photo
By: doligo When: Jul 20, 2016

view comment >>
Comments: It's still #2s at this point...


Location: CO : Ouray vicinity (rock) : Waterfall Wall : El Sueno (5.11b)
By: doligo When: Jun 3, 2016

view comment >>
Comments: Yes, you can get up the Fistful descent gully and scramble up a 4th class slab. IIRC, you can sling a tree/shrub 3/4 ways up if it survived avalanches (you may want to bring a junker sling, IIRC trees are very sappy).


Location: UT : Moab Area : Indian Creek : Cliffs of Insanity : Nurse Rachet (5.10)
By: doligo When: Apr 4, 2016

view comment >>
Comments: ^^^ MP needs a "Like" button.


Location: UT : Moab Area : Indian Creek : Cliffs of Insanity : Broken Brain (5.12)
By: doligo When: Mar 1, 2016

view comment >>
Comments: So the crack doesn't eat up the cam and to keep the rope out of the crack?


Location: CO : Estes Park Valley : Lumpy Ridge : Sundance Buttress : Sidetrack (5.9)
By: doligo When: Jun 3, 2015

view comment >>
Comments: This route is made for offset nuts. Make sure to bring a full set of HB brassies as well - I only had a couple. C3s would've been nice too. A #4 is not necessary, could probably get away without a #3 too. The top part of P5 is a steep jug haul well above your gear - really unusual kind of climbing for granite.


Location: AZ : Southern Arizona : Cochise Stronghold : West Stronghold : Sheepshead Area (Southwest) : ... : Photo
By: doligo When: May 25, 2015

view comment >>
Comments: Every time I look at this photo, I discover some new awesomeness - like blue jeans and earband over the hat... And what's that blue thing hanging off your harness next to the ATC, Russ?


Location: UT : Moab Area : Valley of the Gods/Mexican ... : Mexican Hat : Photo
By: doligo When: Apr 19, 2015

view comment >>
Comments: Nice selfie!


Location: UT : Moab Area : Indian Creek : Sparks Wall : Skraps (5.9)
By: doligo When: Mar 31, 2015

view comment >>
Comments: Never climbed this, but from the photo above it looks like the bolt is by the cam-eating roof? It is also always nice and rare to see a 5.13 climber putting up 5.9 routes with consideration for an at-their-limit 5.9 leader going for an onsight. At the rate this place going, I'm all for bolting the entire IHC and GEneric. Just bootied a stuck #3 from one other popular handcrack the other day, yes I had to use water and yes I felt guilty for making the crack just a wee bit wider.


Location: UT : Moab Area : Indian Creek : Reservoir Wall : Raja (5.11)
By: doligo When: Mar 30, 2015

view comment >>
Comments: The rack for this: 7-8 BD .3 (or equivalent - blue metoli or green alien) pieces (half for the start, half for the finish), 3 BD .4, 1 each of .5-#3. So varied, so fun. The anchors are now nice chains on two pins and a shiny bolt. Thanks, Sam F. and ASCA!


Location: UT : Moab Area : Indian Creek : Cliffs of Insanity : Prepare To Die (5.10)
By: doligo When: Mar 25, 2015

view comment >>
Comments: Nice little warmup or cool down for Broken Brain. 5.9 for girls. Gear is 1 each of .5, .75, #2, #2 Friend or Black Metolius, 2 #1 camalots.


Location: CO : CO Ice & Mixed : Telluride : Bridalveil area : Bridalveil Falls (WI5+)
By: doligo When: Jan 29, 2015

view comment >>
Comments: MAKE SURE TO SIGN THE REGISTER! They've moved the climber register next to the porta potty - very easy to miss.


Location: CO : CO Ice & Mixed : Ouray (Ice/Mixed) : Camp Bird Road : Subterfuge (WI6 M7+)
By: doligo When: Jan 14, 2015

view comment >>
Comments: Were those bolts placed on lead? Also, have you consulted the locals about placing those bolts? People get touchy about bolts on that side of the canyon.


Location: UT : Moab Area : Indian Creek : Power Wall : Electric (5.11+)
By: doligo When: Nov 7, 2014

view comment >>
Comments: The rack is more like one of each from #3 to .4. Don't try putting a .5 into the splitter from the last good stance - it's too big.


Location: CO : Gunnison : Black Canyon of the Gunniso... : North Rim Routes : North Chasm View Wall
By: doligo When: Oct 2, 2014

view comment >>
Comments: ^^What Rob Dillon said...


Location: CO : Gunnison : Black Canyon of the Gunniso... : North Rim Routes : North Chasm View Wall
By: doligo When: Sep 26, 2014

view comment >>
Comments: Funny, but the SOB Draw is actually the easiest to find in the entire canyon - the entrance is clearly marked:




Location: CO : Ouray vicinity (rock) : Overlook Cliff : Wiggle Her Pudge Until She ... (5.11c/d)
By: doligo When: Jul 24, 2014

view comment >>
Comments: I would give it 4 stars if it wasn't for the traversy start. Once you're done with the traverse, it has sustained varied climbing with great movement on clean rock.

Also, it was named after a friend's reference to a cat - what did you think it was?


Location: CO : Telluride/Norwood area : Ophir : Cracked Canyon : Chewbacca (5.8)
By: doligo When: Jul 24, 2014

view comment >>
Comments: IIRC, it takes good nuts in the corner. You may want to bring a couple of big hexes just in case.


Location: CO : Ouray vicinity (rock) : Overlook Cliff : After School (5.11-)
By: doligo When: Jul 24, 2014

view comment >>
Comments: This is a great warmup for the far left side - straightforward climbing, clean rock, and well-protected. Harder if you are short.


Location: CO : Gunnison : Black Canyon of the Gunniso... : North Rim Routes : SOB Gully (skier's left sid... : A Modern Day Interpretation... (5.10+)
By: doligo When: Jun 21, 2014

view comment >>
Comments: This route is stellar and well-protected. Do the chimney. No need for any special gear that way (no micros, no extra wide, no offsets). This route eats nuts - bring lots of slings.

#5 is not needed. I'm a girl whom #4 cracks make cry, and I sewed it up with a bomber #3 at the first wide spot and walked a #4 way up high. Some solid hand and fist jams can be found in constrictions, but mostly good cheater face holds in and out of the crack.

The only thing to add is that i... more >>


Location: CA : Los Angeles Basin : Beaches : Pirate's Cove (aka The Beac... : Iron Man (V3) : Photo
By: doligo When: May 1, 2014

view comment >>
Comments: What an eye candy! I hope more women give this 5stars, so it goes on the image of the day slideshow. Just to balance out numerous images where women are objectified.


Location: UT : Moab Area : Indian Creek : Reservoir Wall : Pente (5.11-)
By: doligo When: Mar 24, 2014

view comment >>
Comments: The chockstones just to the right of the climber in this picture: mountainproject.com/v/10604651... are VERY LOOSE! Don't belay from the cave, but rather from the left side of the boulder at the base. It would be nice if someone can trundle the blocks on rappel (we didn't have a second rope, so had to be lowered with some shenanigans with an 80). Oh and btw, 80M doesn't make it - the climb must be close to 160, rather than 150.


Location: UT : Wasatch Range : Provo Canyon : Provo Canyon Ice : Bridal Veil Right (WI4-5) : Photo
By: doligo When: Jan 17, 2014

view comment >>
Comments: I hope you brought a knife!


Location: CO : Estes Park Valley : Lumpy Ridge : The Book : J-Crack Slab Area : ... : Photo
By: doligo When: Sep 26, 2013

view comment >>
Comments: There are so many awesome things going on in this photo - I love it! Like shoe laces over the soles, approach shoes taped together, and a tiny little red backpack that makes it look like the dude borrowed it from his kindergartner.


Location: GA : Rocktown : Asphalt Boulders : Golden Shower (V5) : Photo
By: doligo When: Sep 3, 2013

view comment >>
Comments: whoa! what kind of rock is this?


Location: CA : Yosemite National Park : Tuolumne Meadows : Cloud's Rest : My Favorite Things (5.10a)
By: doligo When: Aug 26, 2013

view comment >>
Comments: Did this in Sep. 2012 - after much slab traversing back and forth and soloing some sketchy terrain, finally got on the route at the top of P6 (above the two-bolt anchor, at the base of the 5.8 hand crack). If I were to do it again, here is how I'd approach it - take the airplane gully all the way down to the river, locate the "Golden Boulder" (big golden boulder on the valley floor) - the route is straight above the Golden Boulder - just climb up the slabs the path of the least resistance. I kno... more >>


Page 1 of 5.  1  2  3  4  5   Next>   Last>>

The Definitive
Climbing Resource

Inspiration & Motivation
to Fuel Your Run

Next Generation Mountain
Bike Trail Maps

Backcountry, Sidecountry
& Secret Stashes

Better Data. Better Tools.
Better Hikes!