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Member Since: Jul 14, 2009
Last Visit: 40 mins ago
Contact Matt Westlake

Point Rank: # 1,375
Total Points: 588

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



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Personal: Lives in Durham, NC, 43 years old, Male
Favorite Climbs: none specified
Other Interests: none specified
Personal/Favorite web site: none specified
Likes to climb: Trad, Sport, TR, Gym climbs
Trad:  Leads 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b  Follows 5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a
Sport:  Leads 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c  Follows 5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a
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Photo Albums by Matt Westlake    
Out There
Reckless Abandon 5.11- 6c 22 VIII+ 22 E3 5c
  Sep 10, 2017 - Cool route, gear looks good. On the list. Kinda burly.
Spice 5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- 23 E4 5c R
  Sep 10, 2017 - Amazing arete with a scary committing crux. Happy to follow this one! Great exposure, thrutchy end.
Air Show 5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
  Jul 30, 2017 - Many times prior. Still great, gets easier every time if exposure doesn't get to you + use rests.
Boardwalk 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
  Jun 21, 2017 - Fire Point into Arete finish variation. Arete is not hard but thoughtful,runout and a bit serious.
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Reckless Abandon 5.11- 6c 22 VIII+ 22 E3 5c
Star Chek 5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Pollux 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
Rewritten 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
Surry County Ethics 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
After The Fall 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
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Trashcanistan V3+ 6A+
U-Haul 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
Hurricane Escape Hatch Easy 5th 1+ 3 I 5 M 1c
Gully Rappel 5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b
Good, Bad, but not too Ugly. 5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b
From the bolt at the traverse up through the finish.  View up the start (blue rope going right and up)  Brooks Range, what are you thinking?  Bruising pattern for avulsion (sorry for fuzzy pic).  X-ray of avulsion  
Zoo View 5.7+ 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
Wailing Wall 5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b
Fruit Loops 5.7+ 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
The Daddy 5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b
Boardwalk 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Seven Year Itch 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c  Suggests: 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
Nadia's Nine 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a  Suggests: 5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b
Erocktica 5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b  Suggests: 5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
Vermin 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b  Suggests: 5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
Juggernaut 5.10a/b 6a+ 19 VI+ 19 E2 5b  Suggests: 5.10b/c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
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