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Location: NH : * Ice and Mixed Climbing : Mt. Lincoln : Lincoln's Throat (WI3) : Photo
By: matthewWallace When: Apr 21, 2015

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Comments: This is an awesome photo!


Location: NH : *Rumney : *Rumney Bouldering : The Boulders Below The Main... : The Orange Arete Boulder : Photo
By: matthewWallace When: Apr 21, 2015

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Comments: Mark do you have plans to right up descriptions for these new routes at some point?


Location: NH : *Rumney : *Rumney Bouldering : The Boulders Below The Main... : Photo
By: matthewWallace When: Apr 21, 2015

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Comments: Cool, it sounds pretty cool, when you guys send it let us know, I would love to try it!


Location: NH : *Rumney : *Rumney Bouldering : The Boulders Below The Main... : Photo
By: matthewWallace When: Apr 20, 2015

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Comments: This thing looks interesting! How hard you thinking it goes?


Location: NH : *Pawtuckaway : Blair Woods : Warmup Area : B Becca (V9)
By: matthewWallace When: Apr 17, 2015

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Comments: I was just looking at this the other day, looks hard man to pull onto the wall!! Nice work!


Location: NH : *Pawtuckaway : Blair Woods : Crack Boulder Area : Crackhead Left (V5-6)
By: matthewWallace When: Apr 6, 2015

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Comments: Thanks for the heads up Ian, looking forward to getting back down there when it is dry!


Location: PA : South Central PA : Governor Dick Park (aka Mou... : Shamoo Area : Josh in the Box (V6)
By: matthewWallace When: Apr 3, 2015

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Comments: Man, I want your beta/strength if this thing feels casual for you!


Location: NH : *Pawtuckaway : Blair Woods : Crack Boulder Area : Crackhead Left (V5-6)
By: matthewWallace When: Apr 1, 2015

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Comments: This line looks really cool, starting holds were wet today, looking forward to going back and climbing it!


Location: NH : *Pawtuckaway : Blair Woods : Method Area : Methidone (V8)
By: matthewWallace When: Apr 1, 2015

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Comments: I have to agree with you Christian, I have not sent this yet but I must say this climb has awesome rock and climbs really well. Will get more than one star from me for sure!


Location: NH : *Rumney : The Meadows : Center Section : Beginner's Route (5.5)
By: matthewWallace When: Mar 31, 2015

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Comments: I have tried to pull that flake out multiple times over the last few years, with no success. Maybe the freeze thaw this year has finally made it possible, just be very careful as the landing area is very high traffic! Be best to have people keeping the walkway blocked while you pull it.


Location: NH : *Pawtuckaway : Boulder Natural : The Barnyard Boulders : Unnamed (V5)
By: matthewWallace When: Mar 26, 2015

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Comments: Is the starting right hand for this route the same hold as the starting left on Cooper Problem?


Location: NH : *Rumney : *Rumney Bouldering : The Pound : The Ancients : Nature Boy (V4)
By: matthewWallace When: Mar 20, 2015

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Comments: Walked up and took a look at this today. It looks pretty cool, I didn't give it any tries. If the sharp rock gets pulled out of the ground it would make the start a lot less awkward. Looking forward to climbing this rig.


Location: Eastern States : Bouldering? : Post : Photo
By: matthewWallace When: Mar 11, 2015

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Comments: This thing looks rad!!! Send it and share it with us!


Location: PA : South Central PA : Governor Dick Park (aka Mou... : Photo
By: matthewWallace When: Mar 6, 2015

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Comments: Where is this line? It is now what is called Overlord?


Location: PA : South Central PA : Governor Dick Park (aka Mou... : Upper Matrix : The Green Marble Arete (V0+)
By: matthewWallace When: Mar 6, 2015

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Comments: Do you have any photo's of these routes? They sound fun and I would like to check them out next time Im in the area.


Location: NH : *Rumney : Darth Vader : Yoda (5.9)
By: matthewWallace When: Jan 19, 2015

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Comments: I do the kneebar everytime I climb the route. Its right after the crux of the route and affords a nice relaxing no hands rest! Plus kneebars are just simply fun :)


Location: NH : *Rumney : Venus Wall : Venus Envy (5.10a)
By: matthewWallace When: Jan 8, 2015

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Comments: Matt, for me I always find the holds on this route are tricky and interesting. Its all about which holds you use. There are a lot of options but not all are good.


Location: NH : *Rumney : *Rumney Bouldering : The Boulders Below The Main... : The Mallery Boulder : Who Killed the Butler (V1-)
By: matthewWallace When: Dec 18, 2014

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Comments: You can see the old bolts still sticking out to the right of this boulder problem. I don't ever remember seeing a second set of holes. I haven't looked for them either though.


Location: NH : *Rumney : *Rumney Bouldering : The Boulders Below The Main... : Photo
By: matthewWallace When: Dec 14, 2014

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Comments: There is/was an bolt at the top of the seam. Thats all the info I have


Location: PA : South Central PA : Governor Dick Park (aka Mou... : Colflesh Area : Bodysnap (V4)
By: matthewWallace When: Nov 17, 2014

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Comments: It would be nice for this to receive a description. Its a good boulder problem and a very frequently climbed line. 2-3 stars, surprised to see someone gave this the bomb...


Location: PA : South Central PA : Governor Dick Park (aka Mou... : Smiley Area : The Outlier (V6)
By: matthewWallace When: Nov 17, 2014

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Comments: Thanks updated!


Location: PA : South Central PA : Governor Dick Park (aka Mou... : 45 Area : Photo
By: matthewWallace When: Nov 17, 2014

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Comments: Hey Tim, I believe it is called Char's Flame and went at v11, however I think it has broken since. I Think it starts on the single crimp rail above head height. The crimp can vaguely be seen in the photo a bit to the left of the green line.


Location: PA : South Central PA : Governor Dick Park (aka Mou... : Colflesh Area : Sur La Pointe (V5)
By: matthewWallace When: Nov 13, 2014

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Comments: We actually found it this last trip, if you walk downhill from Coleflesh, there is a fait trail that will lead you right to it. This trail will pass another boulder (The Nectar Boulder) on your left before winding right and back left and bringing you right to this line.


Location: PA : South Central PA : Governor Dick Park (aka Mou... : The Matrix Area : Spring Chicken (V5)
By: matthewWallace When: Nov 12, 2014

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Comments: I was looking at this a couple days ago while I was down in PA, its on the short list for my next trip to Gretna!!! Looks stellar!


Location: PA : South Central PA : Governor Dick Park (aka Mou... : Hang Ten Boulder : Hang Ten (V2-3 PG13)
By: matthewWallace When: Nov 12, 2014

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Comments: This should be move to the newly constructed 'Hang Ten Area'. Could an Admin please move it?


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