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Member Since: May 9, 2002
Last Visit: Dec 2, 2003
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Point Rank: # 9,951
Total Points: 45

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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 > Reservoir Wall > Slot Machine (5.11c)
By: TuffGong When: Dec 2, 2003

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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.

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