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Contributed Routes

Name Rating Type Location Date

P.C. Thug

5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a (1)

Trad, 1 pitch

UT : Zion National Park : ... : Ataxia Tower

Sep 28, 2016

No Bolts To Blind You (FA)

5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c (0)

Trad, 1 pitch, 40'

ID : Black Cliffs : Rodeo Flips Wall

Aug 18, 2012

Contributed Areas

Name Location Date

Rodeo Flips Wall

ID : Black Cliffs

Aug 18, 2012

Contributed Photos

Photo Caption Location Date
Rock Climbing Photo: Broken plaque below P.C. Thug. The name of the bol...

Broken plaque below P.C. Thug. The name of the bolted route to the right?

UT : Zion National Park : ... : P.C. Thug (5.10a)

Sep 28, 2016

Rock Climbing Photo: Plaque in the boulders

Plaque in the boulders

UT : Zion National Park : ... : P.C. Thug (5.10a)

Sep 28, 2016

Rock Climbing Photo: P.C. Thug

P.C. Thug

UT : Zion National Park : ... : P.C. Thug (5.10a)

Sep 28, 2016

Rock Climbing Photo: Man Eater from the base of Ataxia

Man Eater from the base of Ataxia

UT : Zion National Park : ... : Man Eater Tower

Sep 28, 2016

Rock Climbing Photo: Blodgett Canyon, MT

Blodgett Canyon, MT

MT : Blodgett Canyon

Aug 28, 2014

Rock Climbing Photo: Nez Perce and Shoshone Spire, Flathead Buttress

Nez Perce and Shoshone Spire, Flathead Buttress

MT : Blodgett Canyon

Aug 28, 2014

Rock Climbing Photo: From the top, 8/3/12. Photo: Pat Bardsley

From the top, 8/3/12. Photo: Pat Bardsley

UT : Wasatch Range : ... : Mexican Crack (5.10a)

Mar 18, 2014

Rock Climbing Photo: Credit: Patrick Bardsley

Credit: Patrick Bardsley

UT : Zion National Park : ... : Fails of Power (5.11c)

Jan 16, 2014

Rock Climbing Photo: Missing Vicki and Kristen. Photo Courtesy of Patri...

Missing Vicki and Kristen. Photo Courtesy of Patrick Bardsley

UT : Wasatch Range : ... : Missing Vicki & Kirsten (5.10)

Oct 27, 2012

Rock Climbing Photo: a=Hand Crack b=Squeeze Chimney to left of bolted l...

a=Hand Crack b=Squeeze Chimney to left of bolted line

Forums : Northern Utah & Idaho : What's This Route (above Be...

Sep 25, 2012

Rock Climbing Photo: Rodeo Flip Wall with "No Bolts to Blind You&q...

Rodeo Flip Wall with "No Bolts to Blind You" marked. Rodeo and Misty flip are above the large boulder field on the left.

ID : Black Cliffs : Rodeo Flips Wall

Aug 18, 2012

Rock Climbing Photo: No Bolts to Blind You. From here, shoot up and lef...

No Bolts to Blind You. From here, shoot up and left to the off width crack on the left side of the bulge on the skyline.

ID : Black Cliffs : ... : No Bolts To Blind You (5.8+)

Aug 18, 2012

Contributed Comments

 

Location: North America : Canada : British Columbia : Cranbrook
By: N. Aksamit When: Oct 31, 2016

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Comments: Gord McArthur wrote up a nice guidebook for the Kimberley/Cranbrook crags and ice climbing:

machavokadventure.com/cranbroo...

Some updates:

spiritrockclimbing.com/images/...


Location: North America : Canada : British Columbia : West Kootenays
By: N. Aksamit When: Oct 31, 2016

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Comments: There is a small, but incredibly helpful guidebook for the area:

vpo.ca/289109/assorted-publish...

With updates available from the publisher:

wonowmedia.com/category/rock-g...

David Lussier also has a Valhalla Guidebook slated for "Spring 2015"

summitmountainguides.com/image...


Location: WA : Okanogan : Mazama : Goat Wall : Prime Rib of Goat (5.9-)
By: N. Aksamit When: Sep 19, 2016

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Comments: My deepest sympathies to the person that appears to have soiled their pants at the anchors on top of pitch 8 and wiped up the mess with a blue arcteryx beanie found hidden behind the bush. It looked and smelled like it must have been quite the emergency.


Location: WA : Northwest Region : North Cascades : Washington Pass : North Early Winter Spire : The West Face (5.11-)
By: N. Aksamit When: Aug 25, 2016

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Comments: Pitches are pretty short if you do it as 5. The crux section is really short as well. If I were to go back I would try to connect 2 and 3 (be mindful of rope drag after the undercling as you'll be going back left eventually). If I had the smaller gear, I'd do the crux finger crack and up the adjacent (.10) crack system and build a belay when it gets wider and mellower, otherwise the crux pitch is super short. I pulled the #6 out of the backpack for t... more >>


Location: North America : Canada : British Columbia : Columbia Mountains : Selkirk Mountains
By: N. Aksamit When: Aug 4, 2016

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Comments: Rogers Pass Alpine by Dave Jones (2012) is a pretty spectacular book oriented at accessing alpine routes from the pass. It's another really pretty High Col book.


Location: ID : Black Cliffs : Rodeo Flips Wall : No Bolts To Blind You (5.8+)
By: N. Aksamit When: Aug 19, 2012

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Comments: We built an anchor up top after doing NBTBY and TR'd the looker's right side of the top bulge. It was a bit harder, maybe 5.9+, with an interesting smaller crack to finish the climb and some fun roof moves.


Contributed Forum Posts

Topic Title Forum Author Date
re: Bugaboos in MayInternationalN. AksamitApr 25, 2016
re: Canmore ClimbingExtended Trips and InternationalN. AksamitSep 8, 2015
re: Good orthopedist in SLC or around?Northern Utah & IdahoN. AksamitAug 27, 2015
Canmore ClimbingExtended Trips and InternationalN. AksamitSep 13, 2014
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