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Location: WY : Vedauwoo : Nat's Three Star Roof : Nat's Three Star Roof (5.11- V3)
By: GeorgeS When: Jul 24, 2011

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Comments: I did this route in spring 1987. At the time I believed it to be a first ascent. I did some cleaning at the lip. I called it "Tunnel Vision" after the vision one gets of the blue Wyoming sky through the final pod before the lip.

I was in grad school at the time at CU Boulder and had been coming to V for several years to do the standard routes. The area of the party boulder was our regular camping spot. Having most of my climbing partners move on or away, I started to concentrate more on bou... more >>

Location: WY : Vedauwoo : Party Dome : Lattice Action (V8)
By: GeorgeS When: Jul 24, 2011

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Comments: I did this problem in Fall 1986. At the time, I was sure it was a first ascent having cleaned all the critical holds. I called it "Lattice Action". The name had a double meaning, being a term from theoretical physics (I was working on my PhD thesis at CU Boulder) and the action of one's lats as one does two finger pullups on the micro-jams.

In the spring of 1987 I did "Nat's Three Star Roof" which I called "Tunnel Vision". I also believed that was a first ascent. The name refers to the vi... more >>

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