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Routes in Tree Tops, Bethel CT

Ambulation V1+ 5
And Then V2 5+
Blood Sweat & Chainsaws V6-7 7A+
Cake Walk V0 4
Finch, The V4 6B
Now V3 6A
Owl, The V2 5+
Phat man in the Tub V2+ 5+
Pookie's Hole V3 6A
Sacrificial Lamb V4-5 6B+
Schisty Pox V1 5
Shocker, The V6-7 7A+
Straighty Eight V4 6B
Tallon, The V5 6C
Trigger Finger V1 5
Virtizontal V6 7A
Widow's Walk V3 6A
Woodpecker, The V4 6B
Type: Boulder, 15 ft
FA: Project Line
Page Views: 232 total · 4/month
Shared By: Morgan Patterson on Feb 25, 2013
Admins: Morgan Patterson

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Description

Project on the backside of the large boulder. I spent quite a few hours chainsawing and clearing this area. This is the gem waiting to go. . .

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3-4 Pads probably

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M Sprague
New England
M Sprague   New England  
Joe, is that really your voice in the video? Mar 1, 2013
Morgan Patterson   CT  
Ha, safety googles were the LEAST of my worries! This was my first time leaning over the lip of a 8' boulder trying to chainsaw a 1000 lb log. Fun stuff honestly. Almost as fun as hanging off a loop of webbing tied 9' off the ground on the same tree your trying to lob the top off cause it's a dead hanger over the landing zone. Feb 27, 2013
Joe M.    
Can't tell from the video, but you better have been wearing safety goggles... Feb 26, 2013
Morgan Patterson   CT  
Hahaha - Truth be told it was two massive trees that fell ontop of the main boulder years ago (hence the name of the area, Tree Tops). I cleared dead wood to get access to the boulder's face. Let me see if I can't find the video.... yup here it is:


vimeo.com/60575121 Feb 26, 2013
Joe M.    
I have secret video of your cleaning tactics and will be posting them on DPM very soon... Feb 25, 2013