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Areas = 15
Routes = 10
Photos = 5
Approach Trails = 4
Page Improvements = 3

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All 327 | Routes 37 | Areas 20 | Approach Trails | Photos 205 | Page Improvements 2 | Comments 8 | Posts 1 | Stars 53 | Ratings 1

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Location: Oregon > Southwest Oregon > The Callahans
By: Brian Oelberg When: Oct 20, 2017

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Comments: More Affordable Permits Approved for the Callahans in SW Oregon


Weyerhaeuser, the private timber company that owns the Callahans climbing area in Southwest Oregon, recently issued a new, non-motorized permit system, allowing climbers to regain access to the Callahans later this summer. Just minutes from the town of Roseburg, the Callahans offer climbers over 100 sport and trad routes in a variety of grades. Its sandstone towers and outcrops provide scenic views across Flournoy Valle... more >>

Location: Montana > Glacier National Park > NE Ridge, Mt. St. Nicholas (5.7+)
By: Brian Oelberg When: Jan 11, 2017

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Comments: Live view on GNP Apgar webcam

Location: Montana > Sluice Boxes State Park > Photo
By: Brian Oelberg When: Jun 21, 2016

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Comments: It's nice limestone.

Location: Maine > j. The Maine Highlands (inc... > Katahdin > Photo
By: Brian Oelberg When: Sep 16, 2015

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Comments: I think you are right...Cilley Barber gully isn't in this photo.

Location: Maine > g. Capital Region > Devil's Chair - Waterville ... > Sherwood Forest (WI2-3 PG13)
By: Brian Oelberg When: Mar 22, 2015

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Comments: The old chairlift is too far...if you park at the old chairlift/sledding hill and walk back towards Devil's Chair, you can see a clump of cedar trees hiding the crag. I went back when there was a lot of snow and most of the ice was buried.

Location: Maine > Camden Hills > 04. Barrett's Cove Cliff > Heathrow - Ice Climb (WI3+)
By: Brian Oelberg When: Mar 1, 2015

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Rock Climbing Photo: Glove fall:  a glove dropped on steep snow resulte...
Glove fall: a glove dropped on steep snow resulted in a cartwheeling glove falling over 100 feet before performing miraculous glove self arrest above the lower cliffs.

GAINAM: Glove Accidents in North American Mountaineering

Glove fall analysis: Barretts Cove, Camden Hills State Park, Maine
Fuschia: direct line of glove fall
Yellow X is the bolt at the bottom of CIS
Red: Heathrow
Green: Continental Ice Sheet and Joe's Route
Periwinkle: route of successful glove rescue attempt

Got up nice and early, but answered phone on a Sunday. (this was most likely the critical decision point) Work call delayed start but a valiant posthole effort wa... more >>

Location: Maine > g. Capital Region > Devil's Chair - Waterville ... > Beer Smear (WI2-3)
By: Brian Oelberg When: Jan 10, 2015

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Location: Maine > e. Penobscot Bay to Schoodi... > Castine > Um, Labradoodle Please? (A1) > Photo
By: Brian Oelberg When: Jun 12, 2012

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Comments: Rad.

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