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Location: WY : Vedauwoo : Fall Wall : Clam Shell (5.5)
By: Mark Roth When: Aug 5, 2012

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Comments: Looks like this has 2 bolts and an anchor now....


Location: CO : Estes Park Valley : Lumpy Ridge : Batman Pinnacle : Batman and Robin (5.6)
By: Mark Roth When: Jul 6, 2012

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Comments: No fixed anchor, but if you belay where I did, you can close your eyes and throw a hex toward the rock and chances are good you'll have a bomber anchor.


Location: CO : Boulder : Flatirons : North : Third Flatiron : ... : Photo
By: Mark Roth When: Jun 30, 2012

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Comments: Raps are easy to find. Just make sure to go west on the third one. The Third Flatiron is still closed for raptor nesting, and all of the Flatirons are closed now due to the fire....


Location: CO : Boulder : Boulder Canyon : Castle Rock : Gluten Free (5.10)
By: Mark Roth When: Jun 28, 2012

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Comments: Great route! Still a little dirty but super fun. Climbs way harder than it looks. I never saw where the #3 would go? If you can manage the crux, you would be fine without any supplemental gear. I placed a #0.5 Camalot before the anchor and noticed other possible placements as well, but not for the #3....


Location: CO : Boulder : Boulder Canyon : Elephant Buttresses : Fourth Buttress : Northwest Face (5.8)
By: Mark Roth When: Jun 18, 2012

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Comments: The eggs have hatched.... Little ones there now.

Also, if you left some gear and want it back... Found: Booty at 4th Elephant Buttress.


Location: CO : Boulder : Flatirons : North : Third Flatiron : 1911 Gully (5.5)
By: Mark Roth When: Jun 10, 2012

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Comments: Jim, Don't forget about the raptor closure....


Location: CO : Boulder : Boulder Canyon : Solaris
By: Mark Roth When: May 29, 2012

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Comments: Found a sling and biner on the right side of Solaris on May 25th (probably dropped off of Stellar Drifter?).


Location: CO : Boulder : Boulder Canyon : Solaris : Mephistophiles (5.10c)
By: Mark Roth When: May 25, 2012

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Comments: This thing is filthy and looks terrible but climbs really well. There is great gear except for the very bottom which is covered in lichen. The bolt is perfectly located right at the only hard move....


Location: CO : Boulder : Eldorado Canyon SP : Redgarden Wall : Redgarden - Lumpe to the to... : Photo
By: Mark Roth When: May 24, 2012

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Comments:
Rock Climbing Photo: Another view from the West Ridge  (still there, ob...
Another view from the West Ridge (still there, obviously).



Location: CO : Golden : North Table Mountain/Golden... : Winterfest Wall : Interstellar Overdrive (5.11b) : Photo
By: Mark Roth When: Apr 3, 2012

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Comments: Yes, those moves were exhausting, but I figured it out and made it up....


Location: CO : Boulder : Boulder Canyon : Sleeping Beauty
By: Mark Roth When: Mar 30, 2012

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Comments: The Tyrol is GONE again.


Location: CO : Boulder : Boulder Canyon : Mine Hole Crag : Comment : Photo
By: Mark Roth When: Mar 30, 2012

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Comments: Do you know what this is named? And what are the routes to the left??


Location: NY : The Gunks : The Trapps : d. Strictly - Shockley's : Shockley's Ceiling (5.6) : Photo
By: Mark Roth When: Mar 9, 2012

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Comments: the only danger is it might get stuck


Location: CO : Canon City : Shelf Road : The Bank : Richter Scale (5.10c) : Photo
By: Mark Roth When: Jan 27, 2012

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Comments: We didn't have a clue which route this was.... Just took a guess. Hope we didn't mislead anyone. At least it's easier than Richter Scale.


Location: CO : Boulder : Flatirons : North : East Ironing Board : Photo
By: Mark Roth When: Nov 25, 2011

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Comments: Crescent.


Location: CO : South Platte : Goose Creek/Molly Gulch Cam... : Helen's Dome : Fractured Fairytales (5.7)
By: Mark Roth When: Nov 24, 2011

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Comments: Finally got to do the whole route today. Dan's description was pretty much spot on. Except it only seemed like about 800 instead of 1200 feet. Most pitches we only used half of our 70....

I did notice a couple of hangers missing here and there but on super easy sections. The only piece of gear we used was on P3, a #2 Camalot (a smaller cam would have fit as well). After P4, you can belay from the comfy ledge instead of the anchor. There is a nice crack on the right side of the top t... more >>


Location: CO : Boulder : Flatirons : South : Seal Rock : East Face North Side/Seal R... (5.4)
By: Mark Roth When: Nov 8, 2011

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Comments:
emp wrote:
Climbed this on Halloween of 2012


Just get back in your time machine and unclip the anchor.... Only kidding with you. Hope you get them back.


Location: CO : South Platte : Cathedral Spires Area : Sunshine Wall : Four Friends (5.10c)
By: Mark Roth When: Oct 30, 2011

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Comments: "A couple extra large cams"
Extra as in double or triple #3, OR Extra-Large like #6 and Valley Giant?


Location: General Climbing : Expired thread, 2011 editio... : Post : Photo
By: Mark Roth When: Oct 23, 2011

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Comments: Hey

The tread is FULL. People won't be able to see this here...

I started a new one to keep it going...

Name That Climb, 2011 edition, Vol. 2.


Location: NH : *Rumney : Orange Crush : Predator (5.13b) : Photo
By: Mark Roth When: Oct 20, 2011

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Comments: I don't have anything to add to the photography discussion. But every time you post pictures of Lily I find myself humming this song...



Great photos... but I can't stop the MUSIC in my head!


Location: NY : The Gunks : Trapps Bouldering : Doug's Roof : Unnamed DA 2 (V0) : Photo
By: Mark Roth When: Oct 18, 2011

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Comments: Thanks Anthony

I figured there was a reason... Just couldn't figure it out on my own.
Maybe the problems on the Mental Block should be listed as MB? I guess it doesn't matter since there are only a couple...


Location: CO : Waffles, whiteSpace & Women...
By: Mark Roth When: Oct 17, 2011

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Comments: What does this have to do with climbing??


Location: CO : Estes Park Valley : Lumpy Ridge : The Book : The Pages Wall Area : Osiris (5.7+)
By: Mark Roth When: Oct 17, 2011

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Comments: You can bail from the 1st or 2nd pitch with one rope. Believe me, I've been rained off a couple times.... Obviously, the tree is the first anchor. The 1st pitch belay ledge usually has slings in place on the right side (if you are expecting to bail, bring some extra webbing and rings). From here, you can get to the anchor for George's Tree, and from here to the ground. I would agree that it is harder to get down with one rope from P3 and higher....


Location: NY : The Gunks : Trapps Bouldering : Doug's Roof : Unnamed DA 2 (V0) : Photo
By: Mark Roth When: Oct 14, 2011

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Comments: so you think Anthony meant FA? He type-O'd 7 routes? Must mean something else??


Location: NY : The Gunks : The Trapps : g. V3 - Middle Earth : Dat-Mantel (5.10b)
By: Mark Roth When: Oct 8, 2011

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Comments: I added a sling to the thread under the scary looking block on the top of this today. Only mentioning it incase anyone else decides to do the same. There is some kind of rodent or maybe a bat living in there and it didn't like it when I stuck my hand in.
Anyway, the climbing was fun and fairly easy up to the roof. The crux is just pulling over...


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