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Rock Climbing Photo: Rich Bastille Summit


Member Since: Oct 9, 2008
Last Visit: 4 days ago
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Point Rank: # 237
Total Points: 2,621
Last Year: 140
Last 30 Days: 93
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Areas = 15
Routes = 10
Photos = 5
Page Improvements = 3
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Personal: Lives in Colorado Springs, CO, Male
Favorite Climbs: Maiden (Flatirons); Montezuma's Tower (GoG); Ancient Art (Moab); Durrance (Devils Tower); Spires 1-4 (Needles); Bastille Crack & Gambit (Eldo); Playin Hooky (Clear Creek); Pear Buttress (Lumpy); Royal Arches (Yosemite); Casual Route (Black Canyon)
Other Interests: Canyoneering -- Zion NP; Dolomite Via Ferratas
Personal/Favorite web site: none specified
Likes to climb: Trad climbs
Trad:  Leads 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c  Follows 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
Sport:  Leads 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a  Follows 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
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Photo Albums by Rich F.    
Out There
Seashell Chimney 5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b
  Aug 4 - Led with Brenda.
Better Than Pool and Pie 5.5 4b 13 IV+ 11 MS 4a
  Aug 4 - Followed Brenda's lead. Fun, easy climb just before dusk.
Pluto 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
  Aug 4 - Led with Brenda -- but clipped high first bolt from chimney.
Hitching Post 5.3 3+ 10 III 9 VD 3a
  Aug 4 - Led with Brenda again. Fun climb and rappel. Love that approach, too!
TO-DO LIST<< VIEW ALL 492
Northeast Ridge 5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b
South Face 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
North Face 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
Silhouette 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Jolly Jugular 5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b
Ruper 5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
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Seashell Chimney 5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b
Vigilante 5.7+ 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
E-Clips 5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b
Rock Cobbler 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
Big Dripper 5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a
Brenda at the Chantilly Lace anchors_Needles August 2016  Brenda at the anchors for Pluto.  Brenda at the summit anchors on Seashell.   The chimney is to the right in the photo, and the rope line in the picture roughly follows a 5.10d line of bolts which I think is "Just Getting in the Swing"  Rich on Vigilante/Thin Fin summit.  Vigilante 
Crack Parallel 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
North Face 5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b R
North Ridge 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
New Era 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
Stolen Chimney 5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b
River Madness 5.10b/c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b  Suggests: 5.10b/c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
Minimalist 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a  Suggests: 5.10b/c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
Banana Peel 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a  Suggests: 5.10a/b 6a+ 19 VI+ 19 E2 5b
Storm Surge 5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a  Suggests: 5.10- 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
Wake to Wake 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a  Suggests: 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
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