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Rock Climbing Photo: On a fun easy 5th traverse in the Alps


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Brian Banta is in the Partner Finder and is open to climbing with new people. Best times to climb: Weekends.
Personal: Lives in Pacifica, CA, 42 years old, Male
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Other Interests: Surfing, yoga, mountaineering, backpacking
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Likes to climb: Trad climbs
Trad:  Leads 5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b  Follows 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
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Rock Climbing Photo: On a fun easy 5th traverse in the Alps

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RECENT TICKS - Show on map<< VIEW ALL 18
Physical Graffiti 5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b
  Oct 17, 2016 - Not a gimmie, challenging fun route with some big runouts on easy terrain.
Olive Oil 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
  Oct 17, 2016 - Fun lead, scary move down low, and the chimney was a mental crux.
Northwest Buttress 5.5 4b 13 IV+ 11 MS 4a
  Aug 31, 2016 - 8 hrs total... Simulclimbed the first half
North Ridge Easy 5th 1+ 3 I 5 M 1c
  Aug 1, 2016 - Great trip. A bit slow on transitions. Could have done Long day 14 hrs
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Northeast Ridge Easy 5th 1+ 3 I 5 M 1c
North Arete 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Double Dihedral  5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c PG13
North Arete 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
Southeast Face (aka the Waterfall Route) 5.4 4a 12 IV 10 VD 3c
Swiss Arete 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
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On a fun easy 5th traverse in the Alps  Approach to BCS  Snow in the chute up Ritter-Banner Saddle  The snowfield after the Ritter-Banner Saddle.  Route goes up the central chute at the highest point of snowfield.  Looking South - Spiller Creek Drainage and Yosemite 
Northwest Buttress 5.5 4b 13 IV+ 11 MS 4a
North Face 3rd 1- 1 I 1 M 1a
Northeast Face 3rd 1- 1 I 1 M 1a
Holdless Horror 5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b PG13
Munginella 5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b
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