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Member Since: Jul 3, 2001
Last Visit: 15 hours ago
Contact Ross Swanson

Point Rank: # 396
Total Points: 1,875

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



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Ross Swanson is in the Partner Finder and is open to climbing with new people.
Personal: Lives in Pinewood Springs, 61 years old, Male
Favorite Climbs: Boulder problems near home
Other Interests: Mtn Bike, 911tt, building flagstone sidewalks & patios
Personal/Favorite web site: none specified
Likes to climb: Trad, Sport climbs
Trad:  Leads 5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b  Follows 3rd 1- 1 I 1 M 1a
Sport:  Leads 5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b  Follows 3rd 1- 1 I 1 M 1a
Boulders:   V4 6B  
Ice:  Leads WI4  Follows WI4
Mixed:  Leads M3  Follows M3
More information:

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Photo Albums by Ross Swanson    
Rock Climbing Photo: Ross at Hand Cracker in Eldorado

personal
15 photos
Rock Climbing Photo: Taken by JimY 25SEP06

Misc
10 photos
Rock Climbing Photo: Kenny Mtn Popes Hill

Kenny Mtn
19 photos
Out There
Arborvitae 5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b
  Feb 17, 2018 - w/ Jacob, TR clean
Great Tree Route 5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a
  Feb 17, 2018 - w/Jacob Sidorn
Rainbow Bridge 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
  Jan 20, 2018 - w/GeorgeB lead small crack at top of P2 also 9+
Superfresh Dihedral 5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b PG13
  Jan 20, 2018 - w/GeorgeB almost an onsight but needed another #4 to feel safe placing a #0.5 purple at the top.
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Twister 5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b
Direct West Face a/k/a Western Skyline 5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
Get Smart 5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
Pony Express 5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a
Jabba 5.11- 6c 22 VIII+ 22 E3 5c
Wine and Roses 5.11- 6c 22 VIII+ 22 E3 5c
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Great Tree Route 5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a
Violated 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Tresspassers Will Be Violated 5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a
The Violator Varation 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
M 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
From the bottom of the gully, the hidden 10a crack is a good challenge for its grade.  P1 goes up a broken face.  Don't touch that guano.  This is an interesting TR up an incipient crack next to the M.  An easy pitch. 
Hallett Chimney, AI5 M5 M5+
Turnkorner 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
Mr. President 5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
J-Crack 5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a
High Plains Drifter 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
The Road Goes Ever On 5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c  Suggests: 5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b R
Alien Hot Rod 5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c  Suggests: 5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b
Strawberry Short Cake 5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b  Suggests: 5.11c/d 7a 24 VIII 25 E4 6a
The Bruise Collector 5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a  Suggests: 5.11+ 7a 24 VIII 24 E4 6a
Athlete's Feat 5.11- 6c 22 VIII+ 22 E3 5c  Suggests: 5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a
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