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



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All 465 | Routes 2 | Areas | Approach Trails | Photos 12 | Page Improvements | Comments 30 | Posts 213 | Stars 188 | Ratings 20
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Contributed Routes

Name Rating Type Location Date

Piece Easy

5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b R (2)

Trad, 2 pitches, 170'

Colorado : Eldorado Canyon SP : ... : West Ridge - part A - Versc...

Jun 2, 2014

Mournful Mullet

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

Trad, 1 pitch, 45'

Colorado : Golden : ... : MBA Buttress

Jan 14, 2012

Contributed Photos

Photo Caption Location Date
Rock Climbing Photo: Slackline 3

Slackline 3

Forums : ... :

Sep 24, 2016

Rock Climbing Photo: Slackline 2

Slackline 2

Forums : ... :

Sep 24, 2016

Rock Climbing Photo: Slackline 1

Slackline 1

Forums : ... :

Sep 24, 2016

Rock Climbing Photo: Mammut Rope

Mammut Rope

Jul 9, 2016

Rock Climbing Photo: Static Rope

Static Rope

Jul 9, 2016

Rock Climbing Photo: Pull up bar

Pull up bar

Apr 16, 2016

Rock Climbing Photo: REI Pinnacle

REI Pinnacle

Apr 16, 2016

Rock Climbing Photo: Nuts

Nuts

Apr 16, 2016

Rock Climbing Photo: Belay devices

Belay devices

Apr 16, 2016

Rock Climbing Photo: Books

Books

Apr 16, 2016

Rock Climbing Photo: Tricams

Tricams

Apr 16, 2016

Rock Climbing Photo: Clear Creek Canyon, Capitalist Crag

Clear Creek Canyon, Capitalist Crag

The People of Mountain Proj... : Robert Buswold : Album 1

Oct 23, 2010

Contributed Comments

 

Location: Colorado : Alpine Rock : RMNP - Rock : Otis Peak : Zowie : South Face (5.8+)
By: Robert Buswold When: Jul 8, 2017

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Comments: I climbed this route in a party of three and did a little variation from the description here. We managed to do it in 6 pitches. After the 4th pitch, which started at the base of multiple dihedrals and moved up and to the left, one of my partners set a belay on a roomy ledge toward the middle of the south face. I then climbed up and trended left through some cracks and small overhangs directly to the base of the final 5.8+ish pitch. This made for a very long 5th pitch. I caution you to extend yo... more >>


Location: Colorado : Boulder : Boulder Canyon : Nursing Home : Grampa's Day Out (5.9)
By: Robert Buswold When: Jan 8, 2013

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Comments: Not bad, I agree the hardest part was at the first bolt. Some cool moves up higher.


Location: Colorado : Boulder : Boulder Canyon : Across from The Bihedral ak... : Quick Silver (5.10c)
By: Robert Buswold When: Sep 9, 2012

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Comments: Really liked this route, but didn't think it was that hard. Hopefully it just means I'm getting better.


Location: Colorado : Boulder : Boulder Canyon : The Bihedral Area : The Lower Tier : Hound's Tooth (5.10a)
By: Robert Buswold When: Jul 2, 2012

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Comments: Really surprised this is 10b.... I thought it was much easier, but maybe I'm just getting better. Still a very fun route.


Location: Colorado : Estes Park Valley : CO Hwy 7 & Tributaries : Jurassic Park - Lily Lake : Long Wall : Unknown (5.8)
By: Robert Buswold When: Jun 6, 2012

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Comments: I thought this was a really fun climb, lots of good crimpy holds mixed in with a few jugs.


Location: Utah : Moab Area : Indian Creek : Supercrack Buttress : 24 Variation (5.6)
By: Robert Buswold When: Mar 22, 2012

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Comments: As of 3/19 the loose block is gone - and the anchor has been updated to 2 bolts at the left side of the pillar.


Location: Colorado : Boulder : Eldorado Canyon SP : The West Ridge : West Ridge - part B - Long ... : Long John Wall (5.8)
By: Robert Buswold When: Mar 11, 2012

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Comments: Hey guys, my partner and I were climbing below you on LJW today (3-11-12) when you dropped the Alien cam. It didn't hit anyone, but some guys on the trail yelled up to my partner to let you know that it landed on a rock after that drop. You might not want to use it any more. I didn't see it laying at the base when I came back down, so I'm guessing you were able to retrieve it.

Happy climbing!


Location: Colorado : Boulder : Eldorado Canyon SP : The West Ridge : West Ridge - part B - Long ... : Long John Wall (5.8)
By: Robert Buswold When: Mar 7, 2012

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Comments: Didn't mess with the crappy P1 start... instead did Ignonimity to P1 of LJW and beyond. Linked the first 2 pitches together, and then linked the last 3 for a 2 pitch climb with a 60m rope. Just seems like a huge waste of time to do it in 5 pitches, as long as you use some shoulder-length slings, rope drag isn't too bad. Anyway, loved every minute of it, this is one of my favorite 5.8s in the canyon!


Location: Colorado : Boulder : Eldorado Canyon SP : The West Ridge : West Ridge - part D - Xanad... : Tampon (5.7 R)
By: Robert Buswold When: Feb 26, 2012

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Comments: I did this one as a TR from the anchors for Duh Dihedral. The crux move seemed very hard for me, even harder than Pool of Blood to the left.


Location: Colorado : Golden : North Table Mountain/Golden... : Brown Cloud Rocks : Punkin Puss & Mushmouse aka... (5.10a)
By: Robert Buswold When: Jan 16, 2012

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Comments: Very cool - I thought it was easier than the 9+ to the right of it. Loved the slight overhang at the top.


Location: Colorado : Boulder : Boulder Canyon : Cob Rock : Hurley Direct (5.10a)
By: Robert Buswold When: Sep 11, 2011

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Comments: I followed this one today. Fun crux move, but my foot slipped and I fell from about 10 feet up. With rope stretch I hit the ground, although it was cushioned quite a bit. Fired right back up and enjoyed a great climb the rest of the way to the top. Moving out right around the corner near the top was really nice.


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