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Areas = 15
Routes = 10
Photos = 5
Approach Trails = 4
Page Improvements = 3

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Location: Utah > Moab Area > Indian Creek > Suburbia > Cowboys in Control (5.10c)
By: tim When: Oct 29, 2017

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Comments: Only about 20 feet right of killer, with a funky start to 2’s then 3’s. 2 x .75, 1x1, 2x2, 3x3. 5.10.

Location: Wisconsin > Devil's Lake > West Bluff - Cleo Amphithea... > Turk's Head > Turk's Head Ridge (5.7) > Photo
By: tim When: May 6, 2016

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Comments: Damn, is that el cap?

Location: Wyoming > Wind River Range > Deep Lake Area > Lost Temple Spire > Southwest arete (5.10b)
By: tim When: Sep 15, 2015

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Comments: Great route, all the sandbag talk had me a little nervous but it definitely is no harder than 10b. Also, no sun till noon-ish.

Location: Arizona > Southern Arizona > Cochise Stronghold > West Stronghold > Squaretop > Cragaholic's Dream (5.10b/c)
By: tim When: Jan 24, 2015

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Comments: This route is pretty crappy. Pretty long bushwhack for one good pitch. I guess if you've done everything else?

Location: Colorado > Grand Junction Area > Colorado National Monument > Independence Monument > South Face Direct (5.9 C3+)
By: tim When: Dec 11, 2014

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Comments: Good route, I've done it 2 years in a row with Chris Erickson. Anchors all still bomber. Last pitch will probably need bolt or drilled angle placed, since we blew out a crucial "fixed" piece. Wouldn't want to go without a couple beaks and LAs either. You will not wait in line for this route!

Location: Colorado > Colorado Springs > Garden of the Gods > North Gateway Rock > North Face / North End > Triple Exposure (5.12c/d C1)
By: tim When: Mar 5, 2014

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Comments: Not allowed to solo aid in the park, I was sent away by the local "authority". This particular route now has some type of pigeon closure for over half the year.

Location: Utah > San Rafael Swell > San Rafael Swell - South > Eastern Reef Area.. AKA The... > M Crags > Runout Ridge (5.7+ R)
By: tim When: Nov 4, 2013

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Comments: 4 yrs.........yeah, the math is good. Thanks for bringing me down!

Location: Utah > San Rafael Swell > San Rafael Swell - South > Eastern Reef Area.. AKA The... > M Crags > Runout Ridge (5.7+ R)
By: tim When: Nov 3, 2013

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Comments: Aren't all these modernities such as nylon and sticky rubber stripping the adventure out of climbing? I only climb routes in true adventure style: hemp rope, iron mongery, and leather soles. Man up people, you call yourselves climbers!!! Driving to the trailhead, Give me a break! A real man takes a wagon trail from St. Louis with 9 kids in tow and establishes everything ground up on horseback, now that's a clean ascent! Dried buffalo bladders filled with sand and placed in small depressions in t... more >>

Location: Colorado > Canon City > Shelf Road
By: tim When: Jul 12, 2010

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Comments: good shade can be found even now, but the biting nats/flies are terrible.

Location: Colorado > Grand Junction Area > Colorado National Monument > Tiara Rado > Large Surprises (5.10a)
By: tim When: Sep 28, 2009

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Comments: Crack is big, 2 #3s, 2-3 #4s, 2 #5s.

Location: Colorado > CO Ice & Mixed > RMNP - Mixed/Ice > Glacier Gorge Trailhead Ice > Andrews Creek & The Gash > Brain Freeze (M5+)
By: tim When: Dec 24, 2008

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Comments: The route photo with the red line marking the route doesn't seem to match the route photos. I climbed a route with Chris Erickson matching the line in the photo and it consisted of two pitches in the M4+ range. It pretty much eliminated the snow pitch by climbing a long (65 meter) mostly offwidth pitch to the right of it. Recommended and no piece of cake, be ready to haul packs. The regular line is the deep inset further left.

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