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Member Since: Jan 5, 2012
Last Visit: Jun 24, 2017
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Areas = 15
Routes = 10
Photos = 5
Approach Trails = 4
Page Improvements = 3



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Location: California : Central Coast : San Luis Obispo : Bishop Peak : Summit Blocks - East (Main) : Arriba Su Vientre (5.10b)
By: Ben Philbrick When: May 5, 2013

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Comments: both times i've led this route, i pulled loose flakes off during the exit moves. wild and fun, with tons of air under your feet. crux protects nicely with a #2 camalot


Location: California : Joshua Tree National Park : Hidden Valley Campground : Intersection Rock : Water Chute (5.10b R)
By: Ben Philbrick When: May 14, 2012

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Comments: i chicken winged my ass off the ground, and cursed my life as i made my way up. i'll remember that route for a long time.


Location: California : Central Coast : Pinnacles National Park : West Side : Machete Ridge : Cuidado! (5.10c)
By: Ben Philbrick When: Mar 10, 2012

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Comments: i did this route with a buddy of mine, and it's my favorite at pinn to date! i got to lead pitches 1, 3, and 5, and i wouldn't have it any other way. the exposure on pitches 3 and 5 make the leading that much more spectacular! the bolts are good, and the rock is relatively solid for pinn climbing. take a camera for when you get to the top of the north tower of machete ridge!


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