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Member Since: May 28, 2013
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Areas = 15
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Location: Utah > Moab Area > Arches National Park > Bullwinkle Tower > West Chimney (5.6)
By: JacobK When: May 28, 2013

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Comments: Fun climb was my first trad lead. The crack section has one akward move just before the chimney, not difficult just a little unnerving. Amazing how much more difficult things seem when leading.

Pefect tower for introducing a new climber. We took my friends girlfriend with us. Not sure if the mentioned boulder is still in place but the rope feed straught through with out putting pressure on any loose rock.

Anchor was in the same condition as mentioned above.


Location: Utah > Moab Area > Fisher Towers > Ancient Art > Stolen Chimney (5.10 A0)
By: JacobK When: May 28, 2013

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Comments: Climbed this past Saturday. All bolts are in good condtion.

In regards to the final pitch, I had been told it was not a good idea to top rope the section after the sidewalk and am not sure why this is. The majority of this section puts you directly under the anchor. The final move does require you to move around the side and feed some slack but would still be a relatively minor swing should a fall occur. A quick draw can be left on the bolt just below the anchor should there be a timid climber ... more >>


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