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Rock Climbing Photo: Takin flight on the 'sky swing'

Member Since: May 21, 2003
Last Visit: Nov 17, 2015
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Point Rank: # 926
Total Points: 793
Last Year: 48
Last 30 Days: 1
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Areas = 15
Routes = 10
Photos = 5
Page Improvements = 3
Comments = 1

Where has Stiles been climbing?

Personal: Lives in the Mountains
Favorite Climbs: long ones above treeline
Other Interests: whitewater kayaking/telemark mania
Personal/Favorite web site:
Likes to climb: Trad climbs
Trad:  Leads 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b  Follows 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
Aid:  Leads C4  Follows C5
Ice:  Leads WI5  Follows WI5
Mixed:  Leads M5  Follows M6
More information:
May your feet never stumble, your gear never rust;
Your guts never grumble and your strength never bust.
May your boots never pinch and your pro never fail;
While you eat lots of beans and stay out of jail!

Photo Albums by Stiles    
Rock Climbing Photo: thedude knows

4 photos
Rock Climbing Photo:   The spire to the upper right is Lizard Head

22 photos
Rock Climbing Photo: Hereford cattle ranch has been in the family since...

working cattle
3 photos
Rock Climbing Photo: The Four Aces of Ypsilon

climbing rocks n whatnot
26 photos
Out There
RECENT TICKS - Show on map<< VIEW ALL 20
(Slender L)EGS Ski Easy 5th 1+ 3 I 5 M 1c Steep Snow
  Apr 4 - 1230am start,6am on Emma,1030am on Gilpin,2pm on Sneffels.
Snake (Dogleg) Couloir Steep Snow
  Mar 20 - Solo ascent from Ridgway skied Snake w Joe and Kelly Ryan
Culp-Bossier 5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
  Aug 16 - With Ernesto. Got off route, 5.9R chossy craziness
The Flying Dutchman 5.4 4a 12 IV 10 VD 3c WI2-3
  Jun 6 - Soloed in teleboots and one BD Raven mountaineering tool. Ice crux spicy! Skied Lambs
Two In The Pink 5.11+ 7a 24 VIII 24 E4 6a
North Face 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
Recent Site Contributions View all 203 Contributions
(Slender L)EGS Ski Easy 5th 1+ 3 I 5 M 1c Steep Snow
Emma to T.Zero 5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b R
Campbell to Hayden 10x13 5.5 4b 13 IV+ 11 MS 4a R
Imogene to Emma 8x13 5.5 4b 13 IV+ 11 MS 4a R
NNE Ridge 5.5 4b 13 IV+ 11 MS 4a R
West face of Mears Pk. below highpoint (West summit) and the bottom of the North Ridge. Lower West N. Ridge in center and lower East N. Ridge left skyline.West ridge right skyline. <br /> <br />Taken 02May2015 in unsavory snow conditions.  View south from Sneffels of Emma and Gilpin.  Looking south on summit of Gilpin on the left; wide, steep couloir to ski on the right.  From top of Gilpin,looking at the N Face of Emma and the ski resort.  Looking up Gilpin's south face couloir. 
Snake (Dogleg) Couloir Steep Snow
Playing Hooky 5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b C2
Desert Solitaire 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a A3+
South Face Couloir 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b AI3
Emma to T.Zero 5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b R

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