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Member Since: Jan 17, 2005
Last Visit: Jul 11, 2016
Contact Vinnie Ruland

Point Rank: # 8,554
Total Points: 52
Last Year: 50
Last 30 Days: 0
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Areas = 15
Routes = 10
Photos = 5
Page Improvements = 3
Comments = 1

Where has Vinnie Ruland been climbing?

Vinnie Ruland is in the Partner Finder and is open to climbing with new people.
Personal: 56 years old, Male
Favorite Climbs: Kelso Ridge, Dead Dog, Anything in the Elks
Other Interests: none specified
Personal/Favorite web site: none specified
Likes to climb: Trad, Sport, TR climbs
Trad:  Leads 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b  Follows 5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
Sport:  Leads 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b  Follows 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
Ice:  Leads WI3  Follows WI5
Mixed:  Leads M2  Follows M5
More information:
Peak bagger, sometime serious climber and BC ski junkie strapped to a 50 hr/wk corporate desk
Photo Albums by Vinnie Ruland    
Out There
RECENT TICKS - Show on map<< VIEW ALL 5
Bye, Bye Butterfly 5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a
  Sep 1 - very fun route, lots of interesting problems to solve.
Flatland Therapy 5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
  Sep 1
Ellingwood Ledges 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
  Jul 27
5th of July 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
  Jun 1 - I can't believe this was FA'd only 10 years ago! Fun route, first back from hand injury.
North Buttress 5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b
Ellingwood Ledges 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
Hill's Route 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
Recent Site Contributions View all 15 Contributions
Clinton McKinzie climbs one of the minor ice flows that can form in this basin ca. 2006 - unnamed route - FA: Clinton McKinzie & Vince Ruland.  This picture was taken 2/1/15 - the ice is much leaner this year but still very climbable. 9 years ago I did my FA on this ice.    Me leading on FA in Jan 2006. <br /> <br />Photo credit: Clinton McKinzie.  Me on first ascent (to my knowledge) in Jan. 2006 in a FAT ice year. <br /> <br />Photo credit: Clinton McKinzie. 
5th of July 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
Bye, Bye Butterfly 5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a
Ellingwood Ledges 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
Kelso Ridge
Ace in the Hole 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
5th of July 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a  Suggests: 5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a

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