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May 2, 2012
The Nose, El Cap
I flipped my life around this past year. I dropped out of school, got EMT certified, and recieved a grant to climb in Patagonia. I was lucky enough to experience a legendary season in El Chalten, and brought along my camera.

Here is the final video of a series of chapters captured during my trip to South America. Scott Bennett and I climbed a new ridge linkup that turned out to be one of the longest routes in Patagonia.

You can check out 4 other videos I produced during the trip along with a handful of pictures. I have done my best to update reports about the routes I climbed, but am still in the process of completing them. Please enjoy what I have posted on my blog:

I have been working full time painting houses since I have been back from Patagonia, and finished my last day of work. This weekend I am heading out to Yosemite valley where I will continue to live the dream. See you out there!


Scott Bennett on The North Pillar Sit Start
Scott Bennett on The North Pillar Sit Start
Cheyne Lempe
From Denver, CO
Joined Apr 14, 2008
169 points
May 2, 2012
soloing Boulder Canyon Upper Falls
checked out all your vids last night, and I have to give you props on the the climb, the footage, and the editing! I'm so blown away by the Patagonia footage especially. Way to go!!!!! Micahisaac
From Longmont, CO
Joined Apr 4, 2006
108 points
May 2, 2012
Humboldt Bouldering
This is the best TR I've ever seen. Amazing footage! Josh Kornish
From Eugene, OR
Joined Sep 16, 2009
572 points
May 2, 2012
Awesome. I'm totally jealous. Way to go. agd
Joined Mar 31, 2010
30 points
May 3, 2012
World Class. Congratulations, and keep doin' what you're doin' 'cause you're damn good at it! matt davies
Joined Mar 9, 2007
25 points
May 3, 2012
photo by Forest Woodward
Bien hecho che! Scott Bennett
Joined Jan 9, 2008
1,171 points
May 3, 2012
Born again on the last move of the Red Dihedral, h...
Great video! Eric D
From Gnarnia
Joined Nov 29, 2006
234 points
May 3, 2012
Awesome job man!! Congrats! Matt Hasenohr
Joined Nov 22, 2010
17 points
May 3, 2012
black nasty
Good job on the video Cheyne & Scott!

Nice to meet you Cheyne, and nice to see you again Scott!
I think everyone had a fun evening at the ClimbTalk show..

Joined Mar 6, 2006
1,266 points
May 4, 2012
The Seward Highway is really beautiful.
Thanks for posting! Brian Prince
From morro bay, ca
Joined Mar 30, 2010
683 points
May 4, 2012
Thanks for posting! Amazing!!! NC Rock Climber
From The Oven, AKA Phoenix
Joined Dec 6, 2009
91 points
May 4, 2012
Chocolate Corner.
That looked wild! Thanks for posting. Joshinator
From Longmont, Colorado
Joined Aug 1, 2011
65 points
May 4, 2012
Black Dike 12/25/11
Living the dream..

Painting houses sucks but it can be a great quick means to an end.

Keep doing what your doing as long as you can as imop it does not get any better than this. Probably will be the best years of your life.

Way to go for it taking to the next level man you will be soooo glad you did someday. Even more glad than you are right now...

Thanks for sharing with us held up doing the survival dance... It helps put things back in perspective...
Joined Nov 8, 2011
281 points
May 4, 2012
Me in the Buddha Cave at crumblewood a while ago.
Awesome video. Also I really like the name "North Pillar Sit Start". Andy Librande
From Denver, CO
Joined Nov 7, 2005
1,949 points
Jul 19, 2012
Matterhorn Peak, November 2011
Andy Librande wrote:
Awesome video. Also I really like the name "North Pillar Sit Start".

Ditto. Sweet trip, thanks for sharing! Keep it up!
Joined Oct 26, 2011
5 points
Jul 19, 2012
me at eldo
Cheyne! that was amazing man, good to see your doing bigger things in life Addison
From Boulder, CO
Joined Sep 20, 2010
45 points
Jul 26, 2012
incredible, thanks for sharing suuntout
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