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Member Since: Feb 27, 2007
Last Visit: 39 mins ago
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Where has pylot been climbing?

pylot is in the Partner Finder and is open to climbing with new people.
Personal: Lives in Berkeley, CA 94705, Male
Favorite Climbs: none specified
Other Interests: none specified
Personal/Favorite web site:
Likes to climb: Trad, Sport, TR climbs
Trad:  Leads 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c  Follows 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Sport:  Leads 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c  Follows 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Aid:  Leads C1  Follows C1
Ice:  Leads WI1  Follows WI2
More information:
While I like to push myself every once in a while on TR, I mainly like climbing longer routes, peaks, ridges, etc. I never climbed hard, but I've always had lots of fun. I am back after a longer break, and right now I am looking to lead easy sport / trad. I'd like to be back to alpine 5.8 by summer. Got rope & rack!

I've always had good luck finding partners in the past, I met some awesome people (for the most part :), and had crazy adventures. Unfortunately most have moved on, or are far away. Looking for a local partner to get back in shape. You can be a strong climber looking to take it easy for a day, or a beginner looking to learn.

Best places I climbed at: Red Rocks, Sierra peaks, Chamonix. On my todo list: Tetons, Wind River Range, Flatirons, Dolomites.

Extra info: I'm a UC Berkeley alumni working in SF: Also into other outdoor activities: (night) hiking, sledding, foraging, caving

Photo Albums by pylot    
Rock Climbing Photo: Minutes before my first leader fall (on a red tric...

Mt. Katahdin
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RECENT TICKS - Show on map<< VIEW ALL 17
Royal Arches 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
  Apr 12, 2008 - Swapped leads
Solar Slab 5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b
  Mar 28, 2008
Dark Shadows 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
  Mar 27, 2008
Birdland 5.7+ 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
  Mar 26, 2008
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Minutes before my first leader fall (on a red tricam) 

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