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Contributed Photos

Photo Caption Location Date
Rock Climbing Photo: Starting up...

Starting up...

NC : Rumbling Bald : ... : Nuclear Arms (5.10a)

Nov 9, 2014

Rock Climbing Photo: Was that Trad or not?

Was that Trad or not?

Forums : General Climbing : ... : Post

Aug 28, 2014

Contributed Comments


Location: NC : Ship Rock : Main Tier : Airlie Gardens (5.9)
By: Chris Massey When: Apr 13, 2014

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Comments: Do yourself a favor. Do this route. I have climbed at Ship for years, always opting to climb Linn Cove right next to Airlie. Climbed Airlie for the first time yesterday, and enjoyed it much more that Linn Cove. Definately a contender with Dopey Duck for best 5.9 in NC.

Location: NC : Linville Gorge : Table Rock : Second Stanza (5.8+)
By: Chris Massey When: Sep 21, 2013

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Comments: Climbed White Lighting and Second Stanza back to back last weekend to see for myself. Both great routes, but for my money WL is the better of the two. SS would be better if it got a little more traffic to clean it up. Agree that crux move it at least 9+ or 10-. Clipped, pulled, hung, and then pulled thru.

Location: NC : Little Wilson : Ron Rico (5.10b)
By: Chris Massey When: Sep 9, 2013

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Comments: With a name like Ron Rico you know he has to be slimy. Well he was. Cost me a bail biner. Crux hold covered in a slimy wet film. Dont bother. Just climb Code 3 two times instead.

Location: NC : Linville Gorge : Table Rock : Peek-a-Boo (5.5)
By: Chris Massey When: Oct 22, 2012

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Comments: Did first two pitches with my 14 year old son last Friday. Rapping over the three roofs on the double rope rappel back to top of P1 Jim Dandy ledge definately got his attention. Be careful on that rappel.

Location: NC : Linville Gorge : Table Rock : Skip to My Lou (5.6)
By: Chris Massey When: Oct 22, 2012

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Comments: Definately like this one better than Jim Dandy. Less crowded too.

Location: NC : Linville Gorge : Table Rock : White Lightning (5.8+)
By: Chris Massey When: Oct 3, 2012

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Comments: Lead all pitches of the route last weekend. First time in many years. I had forgotton just how good it is. Solid gear and great climbing. Fixed gear was still in place at the top P1. Four pieces that looked solid, along with webbing and a cord with a ring and oval. Nice to not have to build it. Pins at the end of P2 on North Ridge also looked good, if not getting a little old. If you are there and climb 5.8 do this one!

Contributed Forum Posts

Topic Title Forum Author Date
re: Best knife for your rackClimbing Gear DiscussionChris MasseyMay 11, 2016
re: Did I on-sight?General ClimbingChris MasseyMay 8, 2016
North Side of LG - Dry TomorrowSouthern StatesChris MasseyMay 6, 2016
re: Potential in Linville GorgeSouthern StatesChris MasseyMay 5, 2016
re: Crash Pad Rental near J-TreeSouthern CaliforniaChris MasseyApr 30, 2016
re: Effects of recent rain in RRNevadaChris MasseyApr 29, 2016
re: Linville Gorge partners 4/28Southern StatesChris MasseyApr 27, 2016
Looking Glass Access - FS 475BSouthern StatesChris MasseyApr 14, 2016
Left Gri-Gri at Stone Wall in Calico Hills on Monday 4/4Lost and FoundChris MasseyApr 6, 2016
re: Two simultaneous top rope setups on one set of bolts?General ClimbingChris MasseyApr 4, 2016
re: Idiotic question about West VirginiaSouthern StatesChris MasseyApr 4, 2016
re: Quad QuestionClimbing Gear DiscussionChris MasseyApr 4, 2016
re: Did juniper canyon get any rain todayNevadaChris MasseyMar 30, 2016
re: The Brotherhood of the Traveling ShoeSouthern CaliforniaChris MasseyMar 28, 2016
re: One Day to Boulder in JT - Where would you go?Southern CaliforniaChris MasseyMar 26, 2016
One Day to Boulder in JT - Where would you go?Southern CaliforniaChris MasseyMar 25, 2016
re: Best Pack for Cragging?Climbing Gear ReviewsChris MasseyMar 1, 2016
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