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Member Since: Aug 3, 2008
Last Visit: Sep 25, 2015
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Where has LeeAB been climbing?

Administrator: Texas, New Mexico

Personal: Lives in ABQ, NM, Male
Favorite Climbs: Bachar-Yerian, Astroman
Other Interests: cycling, road and mountain
Personal/Favorite web site: http://leeabclimb.blogspot.com/
Likes to climb: Trad, Sport, Gym climbs
Trad:  Leads 5.13b 8a 29 IX+ 30 E7 6c  Follows 5.13b 8a 29 IX+ 30 E7 6c
Sport:  Leads 5.13d 8b 31 X 32 E8 7a  Follows 5.13d 8b 31 X 32 E8 7a
Boulders:   V10 7C+  
Aid:  Leads C3  Follows C3
Ice:  Leads WI5  Follows WI5
Mixed:  Leads M7  Follows M7
More information:
Started climbing in California in the early 90's, one of the earlier gym rats as I did not have a drivers license. Started climbing outdoors through some high school programs and started to explore with a friend, we are really lucky in hind sight that neither of us got seriously injured. Went to college in CO for the climbing and have since moved to NM. I've climbed all over the SW US and a few places out east as well as France, Spain, Australia and Japan.

I enjoy sport, traditional climbing and bouldering and have dabbled in ice and mixed but dislike the idea of mountaineering. It is the technical challenge that draws me and as the challenge builds in the mountains so does the chance of bad things happening.

Photo Albums by LeeAB    
Some guy stopped and set up this little stuffed bi...

Wierd stuff
3 photos
Independance Monument in CO National Monument with...

Up on Top
2 photos
Sitting in front of Miguel's

Linda's sabbatical 2001
10 photos
Sunset on an Island off of Baja when I was a fresh...

Just Stuff
1 photo
Finger tape for ring locks

Indian Creek Stuff
2 photos

Lee Smith
1 photo
Out There
Labour of Love 5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
  Sep 5
Unknown 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
  Sep 5
Jeremy Fisher 5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
  Sep 5
death star 5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b
  Aug 1 - o-s
The Wasp 5.13a 7c+ 29 IX+ 29 E6 6c
D7 5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- 23 E4 5c
Ariana 5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
Spear Me the Details 5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a
Kit Carson / The Prow 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c R
The Evictor 5.12c/d 7c 28 IX 28 E6 6b PG13
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Jiffy Pop V4 6B
Chutes and Ladders V9-10 7C+
Squeeze Me Tender V3 6A
Mooned V3-4 6A+
Industrial Disease 5.12 7b+ 27 VIII+ 26 E6 6b
Different perspective showing the landing.  Now that she's stuck the big move right, April trying to figure out how to come in without the side pull that broke.  April on the start of the problem.  Matching the crimp, this and the next move are where you feel most exposed. There is a huecoed step at your back that you can't really be spotted off of for this and the moves after, though only this and the next move are difficult and committing.  Pushing out to the crimp in the horizontal. 
The Egg V9 7C
Flower Power V10-11 8A
Wizard of Air 5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
Shipwrecked 5.12c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b
Goliath 5.13a 7c+ 29 IX+ 29 E6 6c
T.G.V. 5.13c 8a+ 30 X- 31 E7 7a  Suggests: 5.13+ 8b 30 X- 31 E7 7a
Death Drives a Stick 5.13 8a 29 X- 30 E7 6c  Suggests: 5.13 8a 29 X- 30 E7 6c
Squeel Like A Pig 5.13c 8a+ 30 X- 31 E7 7a  Suggests: 5.13 8a 29 X- 30 E7 6c
Dough Boy 5.13b 8a 29 IX+ 30 E7 6c  Suggests: 5.13b 8a 29 IX+ 30 E7 6c
Entertaining Mike Tyson 5.13b 8a 29 IX+ 30 E7 6c  Suggests: 5.13b 8a 29 IX+ 30 E7 6c
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