Route Guide    Partners    Forum    Photos    What's New    Journal        
Sign Up  |   Log In:Login with Facebook
REI Community
Rock Climbing Photo: Hey there!


Member Since: Apr 19, 2010
Last Visit: 5 hours ago
Contact Seth Derr

Point Rank: # 349
Total Points: 2,016
Last Year: 9
Last 30 Days: 5
50 Compliments
How do you get points?
Areas = 15
Routes = 10
Photos = 5
Page Improvements = 3
Comments = 1



Where has Seth Derr been climbing?










Contributions


All 1015 | Routes 75 | Areas 9 | Photos 214 | Page Improvements | Comments 55 | Posts 192 | Stars 447 | Ratings 23
Page 1 of 3.  1  2  3   Next>   Last>>

Contributed Comments

 

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

view comment >>
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 may other people. It is still open.


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

view comment >>
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: VA : Shenandoah National Park : Old Rag : Reflector Oven : Chasm Crack (5.8)
By: Seth Derr When: Nov 17, 2015

view comment >>
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: WV : Seneca Rocks : North Peak, East Face : Desperado (5.9)
By: Seth Derr When: Jun 16, 2015

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


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

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


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

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


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

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

view comment >>
Comments: FA is Chet


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

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

view comment >>
Comments: FA was Joel, Chet named it.


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

view comment >>
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: NY : The Gunks : The Trapps : a. The Uberfall : Apoplexy (5.9)
By: Seth Derr When: May 18, 2014

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

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

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


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

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


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

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

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

view comment >>
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

view comment >>
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

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


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

view comment >>
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: NH : *Cannon Cliff : 4. Moby Grape Area : Moby Grape (5.8) : Photo
By: Seth Derr When: Jan 27, 2014

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


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

view comment >>
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.


Location: WV : Seneca Rocks : South End : Spinnaker (5.11a)
By: Seth Derr When: Jan 10, 2014

view comment >>
Comments: Gets 11 in the newer guidebook(s). Can't speak to it's actual difficulty as i've never tried it, but i feel like .10c at Seneca IS 11. Calm down i'm joking.


Location: PA : South Central PA : Governor Dick Park (aka Mou... : The Highball : Delerium Tremens (V5)
By: Seth Derr When: Nov 12, 2013

view comment >>
Comments: on 11/11/13 the painful tooth on the high right hand start hold broke. Establishing on the climb, which i think was the crux before, is now significantly harder.


Page 1 of 3.  1  2  3   Next>   Last>>