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Member Since: Jul 3, 2001
Last Visit: Jan 15, 2017
Contact Ross Swanson

Point Rank: # 455
Total Points: 1,395

74 Compliments
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Areas = 15
Routes = 10
Photos = 5
Page Improvements = 3

Where has Ross Swanson been climbing?

Ross Swanson is in the Partner Finder and is open to climbing with new people.
Personal: Lives in Pinewood Springs, 60 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:

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

14 photos
Rock Climbing Photo: Taken by JimY 25SEP06

10 photos
Rock Climbing Photo: Kenny Mtn Popes Hill

Kenny Mtn
19 photos
Out There
Directississima 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
  Dec 1, 2016 - w/ToddM probably back in 1980's
High Exposure 5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b
  Dec 1, 2016 - w/?? way way back in 1980's
The Road Goes Ever On 5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
  Nov 21, 2016 - w/Aaron P2 after 1st bolt reach right. At crux go left & up. Don't do P1 as described in guide
Winter Dreams / Gene and George's Excellent Adventure 5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
  Nov 21, 2016 - w/Aaron, I lead P1, still good.
Book of Job 5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b
Sinestra 5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- 23 E4 5c
The Eighth Route WI3- M3+
Dead Men Chipping WI4+ R
Vrain Strain WI5 M5 R
The Talisman WI5-6 M6
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Upper Traverse V2 5+
Blue Rose V5 6C
Tomato Traverse V4 6B
Red Eye Dihedral 5.9- 5c 17 VI 16 HVS 4c
Hot Wheels 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
Thanks for the belay, Ralph.  Moving up the white part of the crack, thin but good.  Lunge for top, you can let the feet swing out for show-off factor.  After moving up from start and beginning the traverse. Acme handhold is near elbow.  First of two exit dynos. 
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
Alien Hot Rod 5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c  Suggests: 5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b
The Road Goes Ever On 5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c  Suggests: 5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b R
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
Finger Crack 5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c  Suggests: 5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a