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Contributed Routes

Name Rating Type Location Date

Unknown 11

5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b R (1)

Trad, 1 pitch, 190'

Utah : Moab Area : ... : Deadman's Buttress

Dec 29, 2014

Contributed Comments

 

Location: Utah : Moab Area : Indian Creek : The Optimator : Soul Fire (5.11-)
By: mike1 When: Apr 3, 2017

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Comments: I thought it was solid 11 but it sure looks like 11-. It has a funny angle, my hands are big, and i did not stem out to the other wall.


Location: Utah : Moab Area : Indian Creek : Tenderloins Wall : Unnamed (1) (5.11)
By: mike1 When: Nov 14, 2016

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Comments: I thought the crux move was more like 11+ but I have big fingers. It was very powerful and felt like sport climbing move ?


Location: Utah : Wasatch Range : Little Cottonwood Canyon : The Thumb Area : Nob Job (5.10d X)
By: mike1 When: Mar 26, 2015

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Comments: (Definately a route worth doing if you are working on your slab technique. Little Cottonwood is a great place to develop these skills for application in other locations. I guess we did a lot more slab climbing in the past since I do not think this was anywhere near X rated. Just be creative (lassoo nobs from below to protect the first big run out.)

I did this many years ago and found it to be barely R rated if you as stated above lasso giant chicken head above first flake which allows for topro... more >>


Location: Colorado : Gunnison : Black Canyon of the Gunniso... : South Rim Routes : Astro Dog (5.11+)
By: mike1 When: Oct 2, 2013

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Comments: Just climbed this yesterday, and it is the best route I have done in The Black, especially if you do the alternate first two pitches to the left! You can easily scope out the alternate start from the last two rappels and get to it by going left from the last rappel to a little stance just below where the hand crack starts. The first pitch is 5.10 hands and the second pitch probably clocks in at about 11c fingers and is one of the best pitches I have every climbed anywhere! No extra gear is neede... more >>


Location: Colorado : Gunnison : Black Canyon of the Gunniso... : South Rim Routes : Astro Dog (5.11+)
By: mike1 When: Jun 14, 2011

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Comments: Did this guy on 06/14/11. The alternate first two pitches are perfect splitter. Like climbing at The Creek but granite for 200 plus feet. 5.10/5.11+.


Location: Wyoming : Vedauwoo
By: mike1 When: Jul 13, 2010

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Comments: I was at the Voo this weekend and our posse meet, more like we were interrogated by, this crazy cat named Scarpelli. If you were the one who chopped his route, I would never, ever go back to that crag again. You might even want to quit climbing all together. This dude was pissed ! If he finds you, I believe he will stick both hands (butterflyed) through your ass, grab you by the teeth, and turn you inside out.
just sayin'.


Location: Utah : Moab Area : Indian Creek : Reservoir Wall : Slot Machine (5.11b/c)
By: mike1 When: Aug 15, 2007

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Comments: If you look at the required gear listed in the old guide book it documents that the crack was smaller. Now to easy. Terrible route. I will never do it again. I am going to be presumptious and speak for everyone else and say they should not do it eithier.


Contributed Forum Posts

Topic Title Forum Author Date
re: Moab trad/sport 4/1-?Utah Partnersmike1May 1, 2017
re: Moab climbing partner 2/3 - 5Utah Partnersmike1Feb 2, 2017
re: Moab First Weekend of FebUtah Partnersmike1Jan 26, 2017
re: Moab or Indian Creek?Utah Partnersmike1Jan 17, 2017
re: rock/ice/gym partnersUtah Partnersmike1Jan 10, 2017
To Indian creek from SLC friday nightUtah Partnersmike1Dec 15, 2016
re: partner wanted Moab or Zion, or St George Dec 16th-22ndUtah Partnersmike1Dec 15, 2016
re: Zion/city of rocks this weekend this weekendUtah Partnersmike1May 26, 2016
Zion/city of rocks this weekend this weekendUtah Partnersmike1May 26, 2016
re: Little Cottonwood Saturday PM?Utah Partnersmike1May 13, 2016
re: Bolted Cracks?Coloradomike1Jun 11, 2015
re: Heading 2 spanish islands looking for sports climbing (mallorca, menorca, and ibiza )Northern Utah & Idahomike1May 7, 2015
Heading 2 spanish islands looking for sports climbing (mallorca, menorca, and ibiza )Northern Utah & Idahomike1May 6, 2015
re: Hammock Left on BongeaterNorthern Utah & Idahomike1Apr 22, 2015
re: Fat Cams-- worth it?Climbing Gear Discussionmike1Mar 27, 2015
re: Moab area March 27-31Southern Utah Desertsmike1Mar 11, 2015
re: indian creek jan 9th thru 11thSouthern Utah Desertsmike1Jan 8, 2015
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