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Member Since: Oct 20, 2012
Last Visit: 11 hours ago
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Point Rank: # 5,702
Total Points: 65
Last Year: 42
Last 30 Days: 4
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Personal: Lives in Natick, MA & Tamworth, NH, Male
Favorite Climbs: Junco, Lonesome Dove, Know Ethics, Armed and Dangerous
Other Interests: skiing, soccer, Boston Bruins, emailing the Strandman
Personal/Favorite web site: http://Moumtain Project, of course!
Likes to climb: Trad, Sport, TR, Gym climbs
Trad:  Leads 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c  Follows 5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
Sport:  Leads 5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c  Follows 5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
More information:
I started climbing again in the fall of 2012 after more than 25 years away from the sport (because my son got bitten by the climbing bug), and I feel a bit like Rip Van Winkle waking up after a l-o-n-g sleep. LOTS of changes. "Sport" climbing was only just coming into the scene back in the mid-80's, and it was a Euro thing and frowned on. I climbed quite a bit in New Hampshire, and the only thing that I knew about Rumney was that the town had some great swimming holes. Nobody wore helmets, all climbing ropes were 11 millimeters, climbers wore swami belts, and most of the time, if bolts weren't placed on the lead, the perpetrator would have to face the Spanish Inquisition. The climbing scene is very different now, but not worse. It may even be better . . .
Photo Albums by Nick Grant    
Out There
RECENT TICKS - Show on map<< VIEW ALL 32
F* *king the Dog 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
  Nov 1
The Big Angler 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
  Nov 1
Murk Trench 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
  Oct 1
Zig Zag Crack V1 5
  Oct 1
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Espresso 5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
Romancing the Stone 5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
Salley's Alley 5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a
Finland 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
Flying Hawaiian 5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
Cereal Killer 5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a
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A photo of me on Across the Universe taken by the Strandman back in '83. 
The Wimpy -Gilman Ridge 5.3 3+ 10 III 9 VD 3a
Zig Zag Crack V1 5
Flying Hawaiian 5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
Junco 5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Lonesome Dove 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
Know Ethics 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c  Suggests: 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
Espresso 5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b  Suggests: 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
Three Easy Pieces 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c  Suggests: 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
F* *king the Dog 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c  Suggests: 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
Barking Spiders 5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a  Suggests: 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
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