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

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Location: Wyoming > Ten Sleep Canyon
By: Chris Nischan When: May 19, 2013

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Comments: Hey Ten Sleep community, I plan on being out in Ten Sleep for a couple days towards the end of August. Just wondering what are the closest camping options to the climbs. Thanks!

Location: Wyoming > Wind River Range > Cirque of the Towers > Wolfs Head > East Ridge (5.6)
By: Chris Nischan When: Sep 9, 2012

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Comments: Just did the route last week, it was amazing. easy to see why its a 50 classic, tons of exposure, tons of fun. went off route following the ridge a little too long and had to do a sort of sketchy rap/down climb (with the multiple slings and rap rings it looks like it happens alot) back on route to the first tower, definitely easier to stay on the ground at the chimney between the first and second tower bomber holds all the way to the right to get onto the ledge for the piton traverse. which only... more >>

Location: Connecticut > CT Bouldering > Samp Mortar / Mt. Laurel
By: Chris Nischan When: May 13, 2012

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Comments: Forgot to add the part about how climbing is not allowed on the left side of the cliff band, the side closest to Mountain Laurel. That part of the cliff is not open space and the owners have come out and expressed the fact that they do not want people climbing on their property. We are slowly working on access... But the routes closest to Samp Mortar are open to climb. I have talked to owners on top of the cliff and as long as people are SAFE and RESPECTFUL they h... more >>

Location: Connecticut > CT Bouldering > Samp Mortar / Mt. Laurel
By: Chris Nischan When: May 10, 2012

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Comments: As far as the cliff line in between Samp Mortar and Mountain Laurel goes, a few of my friends and I have cleaned, developed, and put up 12-15 routes along the cliff with more being developed as time goes on. Many going on gear with heady leads, while some must be top roped. As of now the grades range from around 5.6-5.10, with possibilities for harder climbs (most likely on TR) We plan on posting topo's at some point. But you can always shoot me a message for more info if youre thinking of givin... more >>

Location: Africa > Kenya > Lukenya
By: Chris Nischan When: Dec 26, 2011

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Comments: On the other side of the trad routes are some awesome sport routes and hard boulder problems tucked behind a boarding school and farm.

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