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Member Since: Jan 1, 2001
Last Visit: 6 hours ago
Contact Charles Vernon

Point Rank: # 268
Total Points: 2,594

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



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Personal: Lives in Tucson, AZ, 41 years old, Male
Favorite Climbs: Southern Arete, Abracadaver, Baboquivari, the Diamond, Wolf's Head and Tooth
Other Interests: yes
Personal/Favorite web site: http://www.climbaz.com/Backcountry/backcountry.html
Likes to climb: Trad, Sport, TR climbs none specified
More information:
Moved to Tucson in 2008. I've been climbing since the early nineties and like all types of rock climbing, but my first love is long backcountry routes of any difficulty. Southern AZ hasn't disappointed.
Photo Albums by Charles Vernon    
Out There
Aurora No Boreals 5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
  Feb 21, 2018 - w/greg & amelia. feel close-2nd attempt essentially one fall at first crux. have better beta now.
Head in the McLeods 5.11- 6c 22 VIII+ 22 E3 5c
  Feb 21, 2018 - w/greg & amelia. more sustained than expected. worth doing.
Turn The Other Cheek 5.10- 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
  Feb 21, 2018 - w/greg & amelia
The Wizard 5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
  Feb 18, 2018 - w/jmo. first run made it into upper crux before falling. 2nd run did worse :( tough clips up high
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Freestone (Geek Towers, Left) 5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a
Positive Vibrations 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
Spook Book 5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b R
The Don Juan Wall 5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
Steck-Salathe 5.10- 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
Direct North Buttress (DNB) 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
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Ice is Nice 5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b
Yellow Jacket 5.10- 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
Falconlore 5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
Motor City 5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Town Without Pity 5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b
Trying hard pulling the powerful and sequential first crux after falling off of it at least 3 or 4 times. Amelia Whalen photo.  higher on P5, nearing the crux, photo by Kurt Johnson  starting pitch 5, photo by Kurt Johnson  up high on the route with the birds, photo by Kurt Johnson  low on pitch two, photo by Kurt Johnson 
King Cat 5.11+ 7a 24 VIII 24 E4 6a
Lightning Bolt Cracks 5.11- 6c 22 VIII+ 22 E3 5c
Iron Messiah 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
Fat City Crack 5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
J-Crack 5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a
Please Close Lid 5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b  Suggests: 5.13c/d 8b 31 X 31 E8 7a X
English Breakfast Crack 5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b  Suggests: 5.13- 7c+ 29 IX+ 29 E7 6c
The Scientist 5.11a/b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c  Suggests: 5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- 23 E4 5c
Climb Of The Century 5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- 23 E4 5c  Suggests: 5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- 23 E4 5c
Death and Transfiguration 5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c  Suggests: 5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- 23 E4 5c
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