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Rock Climbing Photo: Dappled Mare

Member Since: Jan 30, 2009
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Location: CA : Sierra Eastside : Bishop Area : Owens River Gorge : Upper Gorge : ... : Quail Trail (5.10b)
By: ShibbyShane When: Jan 9, 2012

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Comments: Fun route, but I feel that the last bolt on the first pitch could have been placed in a better location.

Location: CA : Yosemite National Park : Yosemite Valley : Yosemite Falls Area : Five Open Books Area : ... : Munginella (5.6)
By: ShibbyShane When: Mar 28, 2010

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Comments: We found two carabiner posts today: one tucked into the trees near the start of the approach (somewhat hard to find), and another right at the base of the wall where you scramble up for the first pitch of Munginella (very obvious). Awesome route!

Location: CA : Tahoe : Highway 50 Corridor : Sugarloaf : Sugarloaf, East Face : Farley (5.9)
By: ShibbyShane When: Feb 20, 2010

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Comments: Fun route. There's good stances to rest and place gear every 6-8 feet. Be sure to use them, otherwise you'll get super pumped.

Location: North America : Canada : Northwest Territories : The Cirque of the Unclimbab... : Photo
By: ShibbyShane When: Nov 25, 2009

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Comments: Wow indeed.

Location: OR : Central Oregon : Trout Creek
By: ShibbyShane When: Nov 2, 2009

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Comments: Sounds good. Thanks Max.

Location: OR : Central Oregon : Trout Creek
By: ShibbyShane When: Oct 14, 2009

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Comments: Does passive pro work well here or do you have to rely mostly on cams? Not everyone has three or more cams of one size...

Location: CA : Tahoe : Highway 50 Corridor : Phantom Spires : Upper Spire : Fear of Flying (5.9+)
By: ShibbyShane When: Oct 2, 2009

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Comments: There's a reason someone told me this route is "one of the best at the Spires." Fun and thought-provoking climbing through most of the climb, with the corner being the obvious crux.

I found this climb to be both technical and physical, as you're smearing your feet on tiny divots and pushing your body into the corner with constant body tension, or at least that's how I did it; some of the finger slots were too small to really stem up the corner so I had to improvise. I'm sure it's jus... more >>

Location: CA : Sierra Eastside : Bishop Area : Owens River Gorge : Central Gorge : ... : Clip Jr. (5.6)
By: ShibbyShane When: Feb 23, 2009

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Comments: Good arete climb for a beginning climber, especially as a first lead climb.