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Location: NV : Red Rock : Pine Creek Canyon : Mescalito : Pine Nuts (5.10b)
By: USBRIT When: Sep 27, 2013

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Comments: Was done on a very cold day in December.. Note Todd in his down jacket


Location: UT : San Rafael Swell : San Rafael Swell - South : Eastern Reef Area.. AKA The... : O Crags (Three Finger Canyo... : Knights-Errant (5.8)
By: USBRIT When: Jul 18, 2013

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Comments: Good effort Greg on these routes.. The forth pitch is a bit out there near its top..


Location: International : Europe : United Kingdom : England : The Lake District : ... : The Walk on the Wild Side. ... (5.9-)
By: USBRIT When: Jul 6, 2013

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Comments: Possibly no second ascent as of 2013?


Location: UT : San Rafael Swell : San Rafael Swell - South : Eastern Reef Area.. AKA The... : J Crags : Feeding the Rat - Part II (5.9-)
By: USBRIT When: Jun 18, 2013

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Comments: Thanks for your review. The hiking up " steep gullies" of the last two pitches as you call them are very pleasant 5.5- perfect rock/ easy cracks to a very nice summit with great views...not everything with climbing is about grades.However I see you have up graded from our 5.9- to 5.9+.PG13.Suggest you do not get onto some of the higher grade climbs in this area ,or those that sport a R.


Location: UT : Moab Area : Arch Canyon : Dreamcatcher Tower : Broken Dreams (5.9 C2)
By: USBRIT When: May 7, 2013

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Comments: Congrats Ben and greetings from the UK.. Glad you had fun .. Cheers Paul


Location: UT : San Rafael Swell : San Rafael Swell - South : Eastern Reef Area.. AKA The... : R Crags (Two Finger Canyon)... : Photo
By: USBRIT When: Apr 29, 2013

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Comments: Seems like you get all sorts of Salt Lake hooligans hanging about in this area....just up my street....All the Best from the UK


Location: UT : Moab Area : Lost World Butte Area : Cenotaph Spire : Cenotaph Spire (5.8 C1 R)
By: USBRIT When: Apr 10, 2013

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Comments: Yes the ROCK in that section is like sugar..needs some thought of what to use.. maybe angles


Location: UT : San Rafael Swell : San Rafael Swell - South : Eastern Reef Area.. AKA The... : R Crags (Two Finger Canyon)... : Bon Voyage (5.8)
By: USBRIT When: Apr 4, 2013

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Comments: Well I am now back in the UK..Thanks chaps for your nice comments. I really loved the desert and hope you all have a great time exploring its wonders. You are very lucky to have so much adventure just there for the taking... do not take it for granted.. it is far more rewarding than clipping bolts on sport routes or jumping on mattresses..as usual just winding you up.. or am I? ... All the Best... Paul


Location: UT : San Rafael Swell : San Rafael Swell - South : Eastern Reef Area.. AKA The... : R Crags (Two Finger Canyon)... : Bon Voyage (5.8)
By: USBRIT When: Mar 22, 2013

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Comments: Thanks grk . Pulling up on one finger a couple of feet above a bolt is nothing compared with the risks involved in a true climbing adventure... rock or alpine... An experience that is about life itself..two sports that are now many many miles apart.I guess to each his own...


Location: UT : San Rafael Swell : San Rafael Swell - South : Eastern Reef Area.. AKA The... : R Crags (Two Finger Canyon)... : Bon Voyage (5.8)
By: USBRIT When: Mar 21, 2013

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Comments: Thanks Andrew...Maybe UK one day ?


Location: UT : San Rafael Swell : San Rafael Swell - South : Eastern Reef Area.. AKA The... : R Crags (Two Finger Canyon)... : Bon Voyage (5.8)
By: USBRIT When: Mar 20, 2013

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Comments: Thanks Perin ...Its been a great experience ...The desert has been a superb place to explore....wish I had done it when I was a wee bit younger.. now its back to the damp but beatiful Lake District and old friends....


Location: UT : Moab Area : Valley of the Gods/Mexican ... : Eagle Plume Tower : Ardbeg, Vaca & Beyond (C3-)
By: USBRIT When: Mar 7, 2013

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Comments: Good one... Cheers Paul


Location: CO : Bill Forrest Passes Away
By: USBRIT When: Jan 3, 2013

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Comments: Met him a few times at the early trade shows. Great chap and a visonary with regards climbing gear. Loved his fiberglass peg hammer best I have ever used. Another loss from the tigers of yesterday.


Location: NH : Cathedral Ledge : The Prow Area : Liquid Sky (5.13b)
By: USBRIT When: Dec 18, 2012

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Comments: History of Yellow Brick Road and Liquid Sky. After John Bouchard retreated due to a hernia after bolting half way up the yellow wall Jeff Pheasant and I returned in 1976. I bolted the rest of the yellow wall to join the cracks of what is now know as Liquid Sky followed this on normal aid to the top.


Location: UT : San Rafael Swell : San Rafael Swell - North : The Weasel Formation : Ozymandias (5.8 C2) : Photo
By: USBRIT When: Dec 17, 2012

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Comments: Cam hopping..


Location: USBRIT : him : Photo
By: USBRIT When: Dec 12, 2012

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Comments: SOLD


Location: International : South America : Brazil : Chapada Diamantina : Chapeleteiro Maluco (5.12a) : Photo
By: USBRIT When: Dec 9, 2012

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Comments: Great looking crag...


Location: UT : Moab Area : Arch Canyon : Dreamcatcher Tower : Broken Dreams (5.9 C2)
By: USBRIT When: Dec 9, 2012

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Comments: No know second ascent as of 2012


Location: UT : San Rafael Swell : San Rafael Swell - South : Eastern Reef Area.. AKA The... : S Crags : ... : Photo
By: USBRIT When: Dec 8, 2012

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Comments: The other dog had gone to bed. It was after midnight!


Location: UT : San Rafael Swell : San Rafael Swell - South : Eastern Reef Area.. AKA The... : O Crags (Three Finger Canyo... : Curiosity Killed The Cat (5.9+)
By: USBRIT When: Dec 6, 2012

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Comments: Only a forty foot runout did not realized we put the bolts in that close.Actually its sad really that many climbers these days are still insisting on doing one pitch climbs..This is a good example of a route that has SIX pitches.Maybe there is an epidemic going around of acrophobia?


Location: UT : San Rafael Swell : San Rafael Swell - South : Eastern Reef Area.. AKA The...
By: USBRIT When: Nov 26, 2012

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Comments: Sorry your right... Your in Straight Wash/Eardley Canyon further up the road... Z Crags... I see what you mean !! Good one


Location: NH : Cathedral Ledge : The Mordor Wall : The Bridge of Khazad-Dm (5.11d)
By: USBRIT When: Nov 26, 2012

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Comments: Just a detail:- The first ascent of the Bridge pitch was done mostly on aid by Joe Cote,John Porter,Paul Ross in 1972 as the 4th pitch of The Mines of Morea. The FFA of the Bridge pitch was done four years later in 1976 by Brian Delaney.


Location: International : North America : Canada : Alberta : Kananaskis : ... : Huh?!? (WI8 A5+ X)
By: USBRIT When: Nov 24, 2012

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Comments: Looks great at least as long a climb as most of the FA's on here. Keep up the good work.I really think there is an epidemic among climbers of acrophobia.


Location: UT : San Rafael Swell : San Rafael Swell - South : Eastern Reef Area.. AKA The...
By: USBRIT When: Nov 24, 2012

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Comments: Best to have 4 wheel drive to get to Three Fingers Canyon. The first wash can give problems to two wheel . Its about 30 mins walk from the wash to the canyon.Little Spotted wolf parking is easy with two wheel.


Location: International : Europe : United Kingdom : England : The Lake District : ... : Photo
By: USBRIT When: Nov 13, 2012

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Comments: More Photos by Stuart Holmes from the Lake District to Mt Everest can be found on ukclimbing.com under the name Ice Nine


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