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Yours truly coming out the first roof of Yowsah, The Hole, NRG.


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All 157 | Routes 10 | Areas 3 | Photos 2 | Page Improvments | Comments 24 | Posts 22 | Stars 63 | Ratings 33
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Contributed Routes

Name Rating Type Location Date

Kahntian Ethics (FA)

5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b (3)

Trad, Sport, 1 pitch, 100'

NC : Looking Glass Rock : North Side

Oct 17, 2013

Tough Gong

5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b (1)

Sport, 1 pitch, 40'

AR : Horseshoe Canyon Ranch : The Far East

Oct 5, 2009

Spinnaker

5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c (7)

Sport, 1 pitch, 80'

WV : Seneca Rocks : South End

Oct 20, 2008

The Threat

5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b (4)

Sport, 1 pitch, 70'

WV : Seneca Rocks : The Cave

Oct 20, 2008

Predator

5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a (5)

Sport, 1 pitch, 45'

WV : Seneca Rocks : The Cave

Oct 20, 2008

Afro Juan

5.12c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b (2)

Sport, 4 pitches, 400'

North America : Mexico : ... : Bronco Bowl

Jul 25, 2008

Totally Tammy

5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a (54)

Sport, 1 pitch, 50'

WV : The New River Gorge : ... : Rico Suave Buttress

Sep 4, 2007

Grit and Bear It

5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c (36)

Sport, 1 pitch, 60'

WV : The New River Gorge : ... : Rico Suave Buttress

Sep 3, 2007

Pockets of Resistance

5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a (40)

Sport, 1 pitch, 40'

WV : The New River Gorge : ... : Rico Suave Buttress

Sep 3, 2007

Yowsah

5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b (15)

Sport, 1 pitch, 60'

WV : The New River Gorge : ... : The Glory Hole

Sep 3, 2007

Contributed Areas

Name Location Date

The Cave

WV : Seneca Rocks

Oct 20, 2008

Main Dam Bluffs

OK : Eufaula Lake

Jul 11, 2007

Eufaula Lake

OK

Jul 11, 2007

Contributed Photos

Photo Caption Location Date
Yours truly coming out the first roof of Yowsah, The Hole, NRG.

Yours truly coming out the first roof of Yowsah, The Hole, NRG.

WV : The New River Gorge : ... : Yowsah (5.12b)

Sep 3, 2007

Here's a photo of the dam bluffs and a couple of lines I've done on them.

Here's a photo of the dam bluffs and a couple of lines I've done on them.

OK : Eufaula Lake : Main Dam Bluffs

Jul 11, 2007

Contributed Comments

 

Location: NC : Looking Glass Rock : North Side : The Glass Menagerie (5.13a PG13)
By: furrymurry When: Mar 22, 2014

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Comments: To answer your rhetorical question: free climbing > aid climbing.


Location: WV : Seneca Rocks : South End : Spinnaker (5.11a)
By: furrymurry When: Jan 28, 2014

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Comments: "Seneca standards," eh? And here I was thinking the point of the YDS was a universal standard by which to rate the relativity difficulty of routes across the country/world. How mistaken I was.


Location: NC : Looking Glass Rock : North Side : The Glass Menagerie (5.13a PG13)
By: furrymurry When: Nov 11, 2012

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Comments: Linked P3 and P4 (short 11a pitch and crux roof pitch), would highly recommend this approach. Eliminates that awkwardly short 11a pitch and less comfy belay stance, gives you more rope out for softer catches in the cruxes, and is easier to lower back to if you are working the pitch.
A quick word on aiding: A hold recently broke on the 12+ open book pitch (the clipping hold for the first bolt). Its unclear whether this was from aiding or not, but from the nature of things seems likely it could h... more >>


Location: CO : Empire : Ra : Higher Calling (5.11d)
By: furrymurry When: May 25, 2012

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Comments: Quite fun. Although certainly not "the best multipitch sport route within 1 hour of Boulder", it is still a worthy outing. Surprisingly pumpy pitches due to the style: lots of flat, difficult to find holds.


Location: CO : CO Ice & Mixed : RMNP - Mixed/Ice : Emerald Lake / Tyndall Gorg... : Hallett Peak - mixed/ice : Hallett Chimney, AI5 M5 (M5)
By: furrymurry When: May 18, 2012

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Comments: Climbed today. Lots of thin, poorly bonded ice (pretty warm temps) but still tons of fun. I'd say pushing M6 on the grade but solid pro for the most part. Could certainly use a few cold night, lots of stuff falling off. Took us 4.5 hours bottom to top at a moderate pace, so I agree that "Grade IV" is a bit dubious.


Location: CO : Alpine Rock : RMNP - Rock : Hallett Peak : Culp-Bossier (5.8+)
By: furrymurry When: Jul 5, 2010

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Comments: Granted this is a confusing face in general, but we tried following this route description and found it just slightly better than useless. Could definitely use some beefing up with better references to cognizable features. At least this face is so featured, no matter what you do you aren't really going to get yourself in trouble.


Location: CO : Alpine Rock : RMNP - Rock : RMNP Bouldering Areas : Chaos Canyon Bouldering : ... : Deep Puddle Dynamics (V9+)
By: furrymurry When: Jul 5, 2010

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Comments: I second the "super fun" conclusion, although going from the sit-start felt harder than V5 to me. Perhaps I was just burned at the end of the day, but I would have thought more like V6 or V7.


Location: CO : Alpine Rock : RMNP - Rock : RMNP Bouldering Areas : Chaos Canyon Bouldering : ... : Deep Puddle Dynamics (V9+)
By: furrymurry When: Jun 20, 2010

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Comments: Anyone know what the prow to the left of Puddle is?


Location: CO : Golden : Clear Creek Canyon : Anarchy Wall : Maestro (5.12d)
By: furrymurry When: Mar 17, 2010

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Comments: Great route, 12d is quuuuiiiiite a stretch, I would think 12b, especially in comparison to Anarchitect next door. But who cares, still super fun all numbers aside.


Location: OK : Wichita Wildlife Refuge : Mount Scott : Juji Fruit : Juji Fruit (5.12-)
By: furrymurry When: Dec 6, 2009

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Comments: Definitely burly, and having the fixed nut helps. The 5.12 rating is probably a little more solid now that somebody broke that left foot nubbin off...ma bad.


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