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Location: UT : Wasatch Range : Little Cottonwood Canyon : Albion Basin : Devil's Castle : Gothic Pillar (5.11a/b PG13)
By: nooky brown When: Sep 7, 2009

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Comments: You have taken whippers up there?!, its a good job Brian gives soft grades or you really might get in to some serious trouble.
Like James said, you have been a very lucky(or unlucky)boy.


Location: UT : Wasatch Range : Little Cottonwood Canyon : Albion Basin : Devil's Castle : Gothic Pillar (5.11a/b PG13)
By: nooky brown When: Sep 6, 2009

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Comments: Devils Castle is adventure climbing and you could get the chop up there.
You should expect "Loose sandy jugs, detached blocks, ledge fall potential" etc. To moan about the stars, grades and rock on any of those routes is stupid.

For what its worth I would give the route 3.2 stars because just like the beer I like to have or do one once in awhile.

Keep up the good work Brian.


Location: UT : Moab Area : Island In The Sky : Moses : Primrose Dihedrals (5.11+)
By: nooky brown When: May 25, 2009

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Comments: Has that rte been rebolted? because those anchors were all chopped a few years back. If they are back I concur its a very quick and easy rap.


Location: UT : Wasatch Range : Big Cottonwood Canyon : JHCOB Wall : Weed Killer (5.11a)
By: nooky brown When: Nov 11, 2008

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Comments: try it in august in full sun but yeah its around mid 10ish.


Location: UT : San Rafael Swell : San Rafael Swell - South : Eastern Reef Area.. AKA The... : M Crags : Runout Ridge (5.7+ R)
By: nooky brown When: Nov 2, 2008

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Comments: James, I did not know your middle name was Brian.
Nudge nudge wink wink say no more.


Location: UT : San Rafael Swell : San Rafael Swell - South : Eastern Reef Area.. AKA The... : M Crags : Runout Ridge (5.7+ R)
By: nooky brown When: Apr 21, 2008

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Comments: Brian, that's quite the assumption, but you're wrong.


Location: UT : San Rafael Swell : San Rafael Swell - South : Eastern Reef Area.. AKA The... : M Crags : Runout Ridge (5.7+ R)
By: nooky brown When: Apr 20, 2008

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Comments: To Brian,
please remember that this route and many others have been put up onsight by someone who's old enough to be my dad, with a rack and a power drill on his back. I think its really sad that so called climbers today have to go online and moan about route safety. Also carrying a bolt kit obviously is nice if you have to back up a belay or replace an old bolt.
If your not in to this type of climbing, have a wife and kid, mortgage, puppys etc etc then stick to the bolt happy areas of Rifle an... more >>


Location: UT : Wasatch Range : Little Cottonwood Canyon : Albion Basin : Devil's Castle : Gothic Pillar (5.11a/b PG13)
By: nooky brown When: Jul 29, 2007

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Comments: Good rte, p2 makes it well worth the easy hike.

I would link p5 and half of p6 to base of final 10c(ish) headwall. Nice to have your belayer near by for those moves.

gear used - 1 hand size piece + 2rock to back up bolt(belay)for last pitch.

Did anyone mention bring a helmet?.


Location: UT : Saint George
By: nooky brown When: Apr 5, 2005

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Comments: Just a quick comeback on Clays spray.I fully agree on the quality of stone and routes at the VRG.It must be noted though,if you do not climb 5.12 and your into the whole wilderness experience don't waste your time.

There are some crags within an hour of the VRG that have nice stone/routes/views but in the end its still just sport climbing. (not that there is anything wrong with that)


Location: UT : San Rafael Swell : San Rafael Swell - South : Eastern Reef Area.. AKA The... : E Crags (DBC Canyon) : Day of Atonement (5.8)
By: nooky brown When: Oct 26, 2004

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Comments: I don't know if Mr Ross cares about gear being added to his rtes, though I would like to add that he is putting those rtes up on the lead at age 65 yrs young.


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re: 11c cracks in lccNorthern Utah & Idahonooky brownAug 1, 2012
re: Maple Canyon guidebook - Pegg or Knezeks?Northern Utah & Idahonooky brownJun 25, 2012
re: In need of a little history lesson, Church Buttress. Northern Utah & Idahonooky brownMay 28, 2012
re: missionary jam in little cottonwood canyon infoNorthern Utah & Idahonooky brownMay 25, 2012
re: Sometimes it's OK to sew it up. General Climbingnooky brownMar 11, 2011
re: Favorite Ruckman-"isms?"Northern Utah & Idahonooky brownJan 30, 2011
Is 130 replies for belaying a leader without gloves waaay too many?General Climbingnooky brownDec 4, 2010
re: American ForkNorthern Utah & Idahonooky brownFeb 13, 2010
re: Hand Antiperspirant or other suggestions. Help! Sweaty Hands!General Climbingnooky brownFeb 10, 2010
I.M.E SALE SAT OCT 17 SLC,UTNorthern Utah & Idahonooky brownOct 13, 2009
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