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Member Since: Sep 18, 2014
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Routes = 10
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Russ Woods is in the Partner Finder and is open to climbing with new people. Best times to climb: Evenings and weekends.
Personal: Lives in Lemont, IL, 36 years old, Male
Favorite Climbs: Ginger Cracks, Dark Shadows, Peters Project
Other Interests: Birkebeiner, skydiving
Personal/Favorite web site: none specified
Likes to climb: Trad, Sport, TR, Gym climbs
Trad:  Leads 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c  Follows 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
Sport:  Leads 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b  Follows 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
Ice:  Leads WI3  Follows WI3
More information:
Looking for trad partners who have time to travel on weekends or holidays. I climb at VE on week nights (other than Thursday), but happy to go to FA sometimes too.
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Pauligk Pillar 5.7+ 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
  Nov 19, 2017 - With Ian. Very fun 160ft first pitch! It seemed to take cams much easily than nuts. Buried a #3 about 30ft up, just past the double roof... damn. Nice shiny belay bolts - thanks!!
Ghouls Just Wanna Have Fun 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
  Nov 17, 2017 - With Ian. Super fun route! Walked off far right to the top of the canyon, then worked our way down... in the dark of course.
Guys and Ghouls 5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b
  Nov 17, 2017 - With Ian. Retrieved bail gear left in the windstorm - thanks to anybody who left it! Single bolt at anchor, one missing, used #5, but could easily have continued over the top to build something else.
Fender Bender 5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b
  Nov 17, 2017 - Climbed with Ian. Put a large nut high in the top of the cave before stepping back down and moving out onto the face. Tight squeeze, and felt committing.
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Black Gold 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
Guide's Route 5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b
Physical Graffiti 5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b
Birdland 5.7+ 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
Heavy Spider Karma 5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b
Cookie Monster 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
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Me  P4 of Dark Shadows in late August, 2014  Rapping last pitch of CITH on a single 70m. Perfect! 
Brinton's Crack 5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b
Dark Shadows 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Sweet Thin 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
Magical Chrome Plated Semi-Automatic Enema Syringe 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
Ginger Cracks 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
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Pauligk Pillar 5.7+ 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b  Suggests: 5.7+ 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
Ghouls Just Wanna Have Fun 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b  Suggests: 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
South Ridge Route 5.2 3 8 II 8 D 2c PG13  Suggests: 5.4 4a 12 IV 10 VD 3c PG13
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