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Member Since: Mar 29, 2008
Last Visit: Aug 8, 2015
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Areas = 15
Routes = 10
Photos = 5
Page Improvements = 3
Comments = 1

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Location: MA
By: Michael Rose When: Sep 7, 2010

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Comments: I recently moved to Massachusetts, so I'm not extremely savvy on the local etiquette. I've noticed there are a lot of disclaimers about the wear on the trees being used as toprope anchors. Is there a reason that bolted toprope anchors haven't been added to some of the more popular areas? I'm from the west where it seems that bolts are a lot more common. It just seems to me that a few inconspicuous bolts would have far less impact on the local crags and a few trees would be saved. Thoughts?

Location: UT : Maple Canyon : Left Fork : Engagement Alcove : Choose Your Weapon (5.9)
By: Michael Rose When: May 31, 2008

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Comments: I replaced the anchors on this route today (5/31/2008). Hopefully they'll stick around this time.

Location: UT : Wasatch Range : Rock Canyon : AC/DC Wall : Back in Black (5.10c)
By: Michael Rose When: Apr 16, 2008

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Comments: This route is a fun, awesome route. Fun climbing on some bomber edges.

Location: UT : Wasatch Range : Rock Canyon : Super Bowl Wall : Photo
By: Michael Rose When: Mar 29, 2008

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Comments: It looks like routes 5, 6, and 7 are graded harder than the Ruckman guidebook says. I haven't climbed either of the three, but I was just curious about the grade discrepancy.

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