REI Community


Member Since: May 9, 2002
Last Visit: Dec 2, 2003
Contact TuffGong

Point Rank: # 9,996
Total Points: 45

1 Compliments
How do you get points?
Areas = 15
Routes = 10
Photos = 5
Approach Trails = 4
Page Improvements = 3



Where has TuffGong been climbing?










Contributions


All 14 | Routes 3 | Areas 1 | Approach Trails | Photos | Page Improvements | Comments 6 | Posts | Stars 4 | Ratings

Contributed Routes

Name Rating Type Location Date

No Excuse

5.11- 6c 22 VIII+ 22 E3 5c (50)

Trad

Utah > Moab Area > ... > Reservoir Wall

May 9, 2002

Bad Cat

5.12 7b+ 27 VIII+ 26 E6 6b (28)

Trad

Utah > Moab Area > ... > Cat Wall

May 9, 2002

Mad Dog

5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a (54)

Trad

Utah > Moab Area > ... > Cat Wall

May 9, 2002

Contributed Areas

Name Location Date

4X4

Utah > Moab Area > Indian Creek

Apr 26, 2003

Contributed Comments

 

Location: Utah > Moab Area > Indian Creek > Reservoir Wall > Slot Machine (5.11c)
By: TuffGong When: Dec 2, 2003

view comment >>
Comments: I thought 12a was the consensus. Again, and always, the desert fits everyone differently.


Location: Utah > Moab Area > Indian Creek > Cat Wall > King Cat (5.11+)
By: TuffGong When: Nov 25, 2003

view comment >>
Comments: Once you reach the lip of the roof,turn a layback to reach the chains. A little awkward, but it may be the easiest way to the anchor.


Location: Utah > Moab Area > Arches National Park > Sunshine Wall > Sunshine Wall Routes > Tezcatlipoca (5.7)
By: TuffGong When: Jul 27, 2003

view comment >>
Comments: Get the guidebook! You will be supporting the climbing community and opening your mind to a world of classic climbs!


Location: Utah > Moab Area > Indian Creek > Supercrack Buttress > Anasazi (5.11a)
By: TuffGong When: May 10, 2003

view comment >>
Comments: This route is characterized by a stembox ~30 feet up, which, like Tony mentions, provides a rest from the fingers / lieback start. The stembox is fairly unique for Indian Creek and provides a bit of rest prior to what I belive is the crux of the route; a section of thin hands through a few bulges.

Sure the rock is a little sandy and not that high quality toward the anchor, but that is part of the adventure that is "Anasazi".

I recommend this route based on my own experience leading it years a... more >>


Location: Utah > Zion National Park > Angel's Landing > Prodigal Sun (5.8 C2)
By: TuffGong When: Jun 21, 2002

view comment >>
Comments: No Hook is needed. Simply sling the rivets with a nut cable, synch and stand up high.


Location: Utah > Moab Area > Indian Creek > Supercrack Buttress > Amaretto Corner (5.10b/c)
By: TuffGong When: May 9, 2002

view comment >>
Comments: Pitch 2 is a classic Indian Creek Corner on dark varnish. A layback event on mostly #1.5 and #2 Friends. Don't miss it.


Contributed Stars

Name Quality Location

Bad Cat 5.12 7b+ 27 VIII+ 26 E6 6b

Utah > Moab Area > ... > Cat Wall

Mad Dog 5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a

Utah > Moab Area > ... > Cat Wall

No Excuse 5.11- 6c 22 VIII+ 22 E3 5c

Utah > Moab Area > ... > Reservoir Wall

Bubo 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b R

Utah > Moab Area > ... > Bubo Tower

Mountain Project

The Definitive Climbing Resource

MTB Project

Next Generation MTB Trail Maps

Powder Project

Backcountry Ski Maps & Secret Stashes
FREE Stickers · Gyms · Contact · About