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



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All 1083 | Routes 75 | Areas 9 | Photos 221 | Page Improvements | Comments 56 | Posts 199 | Stars 477 | Ratings 46
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Location: Pennsylvania : South Central PA : Safe Harbor : Safe Harbor North : 1.5 Chimney of Horror Secti... : Swinging Singles (5.10d)
By: Seth Derr When: Jul 3, 2017

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Comments: The crux isn't long but it's harder than anything on Sugar Frosted Razor Flakes I think, and I thought that was hard for 11a.


Location: West Virginia : Seneca Rocks : South End : Sixth Sense (5.10a)
By: Seth Derr When: Apr 14, 2017

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Comments: I've fallen on that gear at the traverse. It's good.


Location: Virginia : Shenandoah National Park : Old Rag
By: Seth Derr When: Jul 22, 2016

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Comments: I tried to park up there over memorial day and got turned back by a ranger saying the boy scouts were using it and it was full. She didn't say anything about it being closed for good, so I'm assuming you can still get up there on a not so busy weekend. If anyone else has any info to the contrary please post up.

Edit to add: I parked there this weekend (11/11-11/13/2016) with many other people. It is still open.


Location: Virginia : Shenandoah National Park : Old Rag : Reflector Oven : The Vegetated Crack (5.6)
By: Seth Derr When: Nov 17, 2015

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Comments: Alternately this route can be started in a hand to finger crack on the face just to the climbers right of the start described here at 5.7.


Location: Virginia : Shenandoah National Park : Old Rag : Reflector Oven : Chasm Crack (5.8)
By: Seth Derr When: Nov 17, 2015

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Comments: Highly recommend walking around and doing the direct start. Adds enough variety in 30 extra feet of climbing to make this an area classic.


Location: West Virginia : Seneca Rocks : North Peak, East Face : Desperado (5.9)
By: Seth Derr When: Jun 16, 2015

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Comments: update to add as of summer 2015 there are rings around a tree at the top of this route


Location: West Virginia : Seneca Rocks : North Peak, East Face : Bandito (5.9)
By: Seth Derr When: Jun 16, 2015

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Comments: I'm with climbinbob. I think this is a hard 5.9, even for Seneca. Lots of fun though and well protected.


Location: California : Yosemite National Park : Yosemite Valley : Cathedral Spires Area : Middle Cathedral Rock : ... : Photo
By: Seth Derr When: Mar 20, 2015

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Comments: happy to read this. I too thought the single hardest part of the climb was pulling the 5.7 roof.


Location: Pennsylvania : South Central PA : Governor Dick Park (aka Mou... : 45 Area : Exhibit A (V8)
By: Seth Derr When: Nov 17, 2014

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Comments: Matt the one to the left was orginially called char i think. then it broke, got resent, and was named f#$k char. Then it broke, and i think char sent it again, and might've renamed it something else, but then it broke again, and now is unsent i think.


Location: Pennsylvania : South Central PA : Governor Dick Park (aka Mou... : Smiley Area : The Outlier (V6)
By: Seth Derr When: Nov 17, 2014

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Comments: FA is Chet


Location: Pennsylvania : South Central PA : Governor Dick Park (aka Mou... : Colflesh Area : Sur La Pointe (V5)
By: Seth Derr When: Nov 12, 2014

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Comments: Pretty far down there. I think as the trail sort of fades away it's in a jumble of rocks to your left.


Location: Pennsylvania : South Central PA : Governor Dick Park (aka Mou... : Upper Matrix : Year of the Dragon (V6)
By: Seth Derr When: Nov 12, 2014

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Comments: FA was Joel, Chet named it.


Location: Pennsylvania : South Central PA : Governor Dick Park (aka Mou... : The Matrix Area : Spring Chicken (V5)
By: Seth Derr When: Nov 12, 2014

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Comments: This thing is so rad. One of the best cracks in Pennsylvania. And it's 5.11. Also, if you don't want to lay it back some offwidth technique can be applied. But yeah that block behind you is concerning for sure.


Location: New York : The Gunks : The Trapps : a1. The Uberfall - left : Apoplexy (5.9)
By: Seth Derr When: May 18, 2014

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Comments: I thought the v chimney at the top added to an already fantastic route. Not dirty at all, protects well, enjoyable and exposed stemming. Five star route for sure.


Location: Pennsylvania : South Central PA : Governor Dick Park (aka Mou... : 45 Area : Scarlet Lady (V4)
By: Seth Derr When: Apr 28, 2014

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Comments: kind of the arete and the face to the right of the arete. The face on the left side is another problem that's supposed to be V5 where you get established and throw for the lip, but i've never been able to figure that one out.


Location: Pennsylvania : South Central PA : Governor Dick Park (aka Mou... : 45 Area : Scarlet Lady (V4)
By: Seth Derr When: Apr 28, 2014

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Comments: Corporate Strategies. It was V7 then it broke. Not sure now, but harder than V7.


Location: Pennsylvania : South Central PA : Governor Stable : Pyramid Area : Cassablanca (V3)
By: Seth Derr When: Apr 21, 2014

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Comments: Came off about a month ago. Casablanca still goes, possibly a touch harder. Cassanova is now an open project.


Location: Pennsylvania : South Central PA : Governor Stable : Pyramid Area : Cassablanca (V3)
By: Seth Derr When: Feb 7, 2014

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Comments: We're definitely putting our heads together trying to decide what to do here. It would be a shame to lose this thing.


Location: Pennsylvania : South Central PA : Governor Stable : Pyramid Area : Casanova (V6)
By: Seth Derr When: Feb 7, 2014

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Comments: As is the case for Casablanca, use extreme caution if you're looking to climb this problem. The large flake used for the starting holds could break off very soon. Wouldn't create much of a fall but it's probably pretty heavy.


Location: Pennsylvania : South Central PA : Governor Stable : Pyramid Area : Cassablanca (V3)
By: Seth Derr When: Feb 7, 2014

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Comments: Use caution if you climb this thing. It's very possible that the large flake used for the starting hold could break off very soon. Wouldn't want that sucker to land in your lap.


Location: Seth Derr : pics : Photo
By: Seth Derr When: Feb 4, 2014

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Comments: I had another wall in a barn then it turned out that barn was falling over so had to move it to this barn, of which our occupation is tentative at best, so eventually I may need to find a more permanent home for all my holds. I miss my garage wall.


Location: Seth Derr : pics : Photo
By: Seth Derr When: Feb 4, 2014

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Comments: It gets V5 in the guide. Might be on the softer side of Coopers V5 but it's pretty good.


Location: Pennsylvania : South Central PA : Governor Stable : Warm-up Area
By: Seth Derr When: Jan 27, 2014

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Comments: No Moss, V9? I think there's something in between the two but it might either be an open project or dumb. No Moss starts in the crimp seam on the far right of the Karmic Power boulder.


Location: New Hampshire : *Cannon Cliff : 4. Moby Grape Area : Moby Grape (5.8) : Photo
By: Seth Derr When: Jan 27, 2014

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Comments: yeah no doubt. although i imagine that'd up the grade a bit.


Location: Pennsylvania : South Central PA : Governor Dick Park (aka Mou... : 45 Area : Scarlet Lady (V4)
By: Seth Derr When: Jan 27, 2014

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Comments: yeah i've been on it with no success. The start broke recently, not sure if anyone's done it since. It was getting V7 before, it may be a bit harder than that now.


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