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Member Since: Mar 15, 2011
Last Visit: Jun 26, 2017
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Point Rank: # 428
Total Points: 1,541

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Areas = 15
Routes = 10
Photos = 5
Page Improvements = 3



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All 303 | Routes 34 | Areas 16 | Photos 192 | Page Improvements 2 | Comments 8 | Posts 1 | Stars 49 | Ratings 1

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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 nps.gov/glac/learn/photosmulti... nps.gov/glac/learn/photosmulti...


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 : 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 : 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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Comments:
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: Top Roping : Solo Toproping: Basic Self-...
By: Brian Oelberg When: Jan 15, 2015

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Rock Climbing Photo: Toprope solo setup.  Tibloc backup for a MicroTrax...
Toprope solo setup. Tibloc backup for a MicroTraxion. Has been working well in wet, icy, snowy crap.



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

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Location: Maine : Castine : Um, Labradoodle Please? (A1) : Photo
By: Brian Oelberg When: Jun 12, 2012

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Comments: Rad.


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