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Location: Colorado : South Platte : Deckers : Borneo Slab
By: timt When: Nov 10, 2016

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Comments: These are GOOD climbs & are right off the road. Very typical Platte slab but with modern bolting. Traffic will clean them. Beware the black lichen.... It is slippery!

Location: New Mexico : Taos Area : Utopian Vistas : (A2) White Riot Wall Upper ... : Clampdown (5.10a) : ... : Photo
By: timt When: May 23, 2011

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Comments: Nice pic. I believe this is a "prairie rattlesnake" (Crotalus viridis) not a western diamondback.

Location: Colorado : Boulder : Eldorado Canyon SP : The Wind Tower : Photo
By: timt When: Sep 22, 2008

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Comments: I'm the one who actually got close enough to snap the photo for Eckhard. I happen to be a professional herpetologist & don't advocate getting that close to them for anyone else. It is not a mojave green. It is a very colorful common Colorado prairie rattlesnakes (Crotalus viridis viridis for the geeks out there). It was far enough away from the trail that I don't think it is an issue. It was at the upper base of Whale's Tail well below the trail to the bulge wall area. Plus, it ma... more >>

Location: Colorado
By: timt When: Sep 17, 2008

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Comments: jed said:
"With perhaps 1000's of interested people and only 350 spots, it's pretty poor form to get on here and whine and blame others for not getting a ticket for whatever reason."

honestly i am not heartbroken not to get tix. would have been cool, but not a huge deal. i am disappointed in the general principal of the matter. i just think with knowing how many people are really excited about this it is pretty poor form to start selling (and sell out!) before the advertised time tickets are... more >>

Location: Colorado
By: timt When: Sep 16, 2008

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Comments: A BIG THUMBS DOWN (OR FINGER UP) TO THE AAC!!! hopefully they support better climbing ethics than the lack of them they have shown their supporters and club members today.

Location: Colorado : Grand Junction Area : Escalante Canyon : Photo
By: timt When: Nov 28, 2006

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Comments: Excellent picture. The snake is the midget-faded rattlesnake (Crotalus concolor for us herp dorks). They are quite "spunky" and will not hesitate to stand their ground. You did the smart thing by getting out of his way rather than try to move him. This species has a very potent venom!

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