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Member Since: Jul 14, 2008
Last Visit: Oct 22, 2015
Contact Joe Brannan

Point Rank: # 1,094
Total Points: 736
Last Year: 10
Last 30 Days: 0
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Areas = 15
Routes = 10
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Where has Joe Brannan been climbing?

Joe Brannan is in the Partner Finder and is open to climbing with new people. Best times to climb: After work, friday afternoon, weekends.
Personal: Lives in Lyons, CO, 34 years old, Male
Favorite Climbs: XM to Outer Space. Skiing Capitol w Jordan. Denali with Lou and Co
Other Interests: Mnt Biking, Ski Mountaineering, Surfing, Traveling, Forestry
Personal/Favorite web site: none specified
Likes to climb: Trad, Sport, TR, Gym climbs
Trad:  Leads 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a  Follows 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
Sport:  Leads 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c  Follows 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
Ice:  Leads WI4  Follows WI5
More information:

Photo Albums by Joe Brannan    
Out There
Breakfast in Bed 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
  Oct 17 - Right after 32 hours of travel from India
Northcutt Start 5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
  Oct 17 - Almost got it this time, one brief rest
The Bastille Crack 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
  Oct 17 - Led P1 to tr Northcutt Start
Blind Faith 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
  Sep 9 - P1 Redpoint. Followed Peter on P2
North Face (which actually faces NE) 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b WI3
Casual Route 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
George's Tree 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
The Naked Edge 5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
Rosy Crucifixion 5.10a/b 6a+ 19 VI+ 19 E2 5b PG13
Over the Hill 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
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Devil's Dream 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a PG13
Bourbon Beaver WI2-3 PG13
Trucksicle WI3- PG13
Baby Hands Might Hurt 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
Blue Moon WI2
A nice steep route - 10/17/2015. <br /> <br />Photo: P. Manley.  If there is such a thing as great WI2, the second pitch (with 70s) is it!  Recommended variation on P2 (as described here) is to layback the first stuff as usual but then head up and slightly right to the bottom of this splitter crack. 5.9 on the Rossiter topo, but it goes easy for Lumpy 9. As it fades, traverse straight left (5.8 face) to the bolts.  Peter out over the big roof on P3 - Aug. 16, 2014.  Deb coming up the nice handcrack on P2, approaching some easy off-width. 
Werk Supp 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
Otto's Route 5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Garfield Goes To Washington 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Northeast Ridge (Knife-Edge)
Ruper 5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Cosmosis 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a  Suggests: 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
West Face 5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a  Suggests: 5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a
Bitty Buttress 5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c  Suggests: 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
Ice Nine 5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b  Suggests: 5.7+ 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b PG13
Left of Columbine Falls WI3  Suggests: WI3-4

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