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Member Since: Mar 22, 2004
Last Visit: Jan 15, 2014
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Areas = 15
Routes = 10
Photos = 5
Page Improvements = 3
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All 13 | Routes | Areas | Photos 7 | Page Improvements | Comments 3 | Posts 2 | Stars 1 | Ratings

Contributed Photos

Photo Caption Location Date
Rock Climbing Photo: East face of 1st Flatiron w/ lots of ice.  Silk Ro...

East face of 1st Flatiron w/ lots of ice. Silk Road is on right side of photo with a couple of other ice runnels/possible new climbs in the center. The continuous, long ribbon just left of Silk Road

CO : CO Ice & Mixed : ... : East Face Gully aka Silk Ro... (WI3 M5 R)

Jan 1, 2010

Rock Climbing Photo: View of east face of 1st Flatiron, 12/31/09.  Lots...

View of east face of 1st Flatiron, 12/31/09. Lots of ice!

CO : CO Ice & Mixed : ... : East Face Gully aka Silk Ro... (WI3 M5 R)

Jan 1, 2010

Rock Climbing Photo: A view of the ice from the hike in.  A second poss...

A view of the ice from the hike in. A second possible climb forms above the slot canyon ice, but it was brittle from too much sunshine when I was there.

CO : CO Ice & Mixed : Evergreen - Bear Creek ice

Feb 2, 2007

Rock Climbing Photo: A view into the slot canyon.  It's like a mini-Our...

A view into the slot canyon. It's like a mini-Ouray. Think very, very mini. But you can stem out from the ice to the rock.

CO : CO Ice & Mixed : Evergreen - Bear Creek ice

Feb 2, 2007

Rock Climbing Photo: Adam Hobson firing up some the ice in the slot can...

Adam Hobson firing up some the ice in the slot canyon during lunch break.

CO : CO Ice & Mixed : Evergreen - Bear Creek ice

Feb 2, 2007

Rock Climbing Photo: 1st pitch of Silk Road 1/21/07. Good stuff!!

1st pitch of Silk Road 1/21/07. Good stuff!!

CO : CO Ice & Mixed : ... : East Face Gully aka Silk Ro... (WI3 M5 R)

Jan 22, 2007

Rock Climbing Photo: Approaching the base of the gully and the start of...

Approaching the base of the gully and the start of the climb. The start of the First Flatiron rock climb is down and to the right.

CO : CO Ice & Mixed : ... : East Face Gully aka Silk Ro... (WI3 M5 R)

Jan 22, 2007

Contributed Comments

 

Location: CO : CO Ice & Mixed : Evergreen - Bear Creek ice : Photo
By: Tom Rutkowski When: Feb 2, 2007

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Comments: This ice is about 30 ft tall.


Location: Delicate Arch Climbed!
By: Tom Rutkowski When: May 18, 2006

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Comments: Wow, I have to agree that the tone of this email thread is pretty acerbic. My two cents:

When I saw Dean’s photo, my reaction was “Sweet, Dean had free soloed yet another nice piece of rock”.

THE CLIMB WAS NOT ILLEGAL. If one takes the legality of the ascent literally, I’m not too sure what all the fuss is about. Maybe folks feel the Delicate Arch is sacred because it’s on the Utah license plate but that doesn’t count for too much to me. If the DA is sacred, what about recurring viola... more >>


Location: CO : Boulder : Eldorado Canyon SP : Redgarden Wall : Redgarden - Tower One : Super Slab (5.10+)
By: Tom Rutkowski When: May 23, 2005

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Comments: Climbed Superslap at sunset on Sat 5/21 and I wasn't disappointed. However, if you're looking for the fixed piece from last year at the crux, you might be seriously disappointed.


Contributed Forum Posts

Topic Title Forum Author Date
James Peak Couloir conditionsColoradoTom RutkowskiJul 10, 2007
Climbing photo with CU in the backgroundColoradoTom RutkowskiApr 14, 2006

Contributed Stars

Name Quality Location

Super Slab 5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b

CO : Eldorado Canyon SP : ... : Redgarden - Tower One