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Rock Climbing Photo: City of Rocks, June, 2012


Member Since: Jul 8, 2012
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Areas = 15
Routes = 10
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Location: UT : Wasatch Range : Little Cottonwood Canyon : Crescent Crack Buttress : Mexican Crack (5.10a)
By: Tyler W When: Nov 21, 2016

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Comments: Loved this climb, definitely 10a (it's a step up from climbs like Sasquatch, Gordon's, Touch Up, etc). It's got a little bit of everything, incredibly fun!


Location: UT : Wasatch Range : Little Cottonwood Canyon : Crescent Crack Buttress : Hand Jive (5.8+)
By: Tyler W When: Nov 21, 2016

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Comments: The crux at the beginning felt far harder than anything on Crack in the Woods, which felt soft for 5.8. This is much harder than any 8 I've done in LCC, and harder than a couple 9's as well. Also, the thin flake for the hand/foot match crux move is terrifying, has anyone whipped on that thing?


Location: UT : Wasatch Range : Little Cottonwood Canyon : Crescent Crack Buttress : Crack in the Woods (5.8+)
By: Tyler W When: Nov 21, 2016

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Comments: 5.8, great climb, really wish the sweet fingers section was 50 feet longer!


Location: UT : Wasatch Range : Big Cottonwood Canyon : Storm Mountain Picnic Area : Storm Mountain Island : Goodro's Wall (5.10c)
By: Tyler W When: Oct 14, 2016

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Comments: Single set of cams and nuts up to #2 with doubles in .75 is perfect.


Location: UT : Wasatch Range : Little Cottonwood Canyon : Green Adjective Gully : After The Fall (5.9)
By: Tyler W When: Oct 3, 2016

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Comments: Favorite climb so far in LCC at the grade (I like it better than the Coffin and the other 5.9's in the Green A area). Varied climbing, intimidating features that aren't as hard as they appear from below, good gear where you need it.


Location: UT : Wasatch Range : Little Cottonwood Canyon : Coffin Buttress : The Coffin (5.9)
By: Tyler W When: Sep 25, 2016

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Comments: Used a blue TCU and then two nuts to protect the opening moves, felt safe.


Location: UT : Maple Canyon : Left Fork : The Pipeline : Neptune Cocktail (5.12a)
By: Tyler W When: Sep 19, 2016

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Comments: Wondering if something broke on the route since the guidebook was published, considering the only hard part is about a v3/4ish move at the lip. Fun, worth doing, just soft.


Location: UT : Wasatch Range : Logan : Fucoidal Quartzite : Mission Statement (5.11a)
By: Tyler W When: Sep 10, 2016

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Comments: Very fun, trust that smear and crank up!


Location: North America : Canada : British Columbia : Squamish : Murrin Park : ... : Stairway (5.7 PG13)
By: Tyler W When: Jul 2, 2016

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Comments: Gear is small in questionable flakes, but there's a great horn to sling early on and the moves just get easier as you go. Fun!


Location: North America : Canada : British Columbia : Squamish : The Smoke Bluffs : ... : Neat and Cool (5.10a)
By: Tyler W When: Jul 2, 2016

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Comments: Gear is solid throughout, I'm not a particularly experienced leader and I found most of the gear to be straightforward and safe. Really, really fun route.


Location: UT : Wasatch Range : Little Cottonwood Canyon : Gate Buttress : Beckey's Wall Area
By: Tyler W When: Jun 8, 2016

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Comments: He's not trolling. See Lee's comment above. If you were a new 5.7 leader coming up to climb Beckey's, it's an intimidating bit of climbing (harder than anything on the first pitch of Beckey's). Lowering isn't a bad idea either.


Location: UT : Echo Canyon : The Dry Wall : Graffiti Patient (5.12b)
By: Tyler W When: Nov 19, 2015

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Comments: The crux is definitely that fourth bolt deadpoint. I feel like you just don't get a chance to rest your right arm at all up to that point, and your power is gone from the big moves earlier.


Location: UT : Maple Canyon : Maple Canyon Road : Bridge Area : Hit Man (5.11b)
By: Tyler W When: Sep 27, 2015

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Comments: Hardest 11b ever. Crux felt at least V4.


Location: UT : Wasatch Range : Little Cottonwood Canyon : Hellgate Cliffs : East Hellgate : ... : Brain Doner (5.11b)
By: Tyler W When: Sep 14, 2015

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Comments: Incredibly fun technical climbing. Keep going when you think you're out of gas, there is a solid rest up high!


Location: UT : Wasatch Range : Ferguson Canyon : The Watchtower : Watchtower Tiers : Scratchin' for the Loomer (5.12a)
By: Tyler W When: Apr 30, 2015

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Comments: Couldn't even finish it. Insanely difficult. Hardest 11 I've ever been on.


Location: UT : Wasatch Range : Little Cottonwood Canyon : Bouldering : 5 Mile Boulders : Caress (V2-3)
By: Tyler W When: Oct 19, 2014

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Comments: This feels closer to V2/V3 max for LCC standards.


Location: UT : Wasatch Range : Little Cottonwood Canyon : Pentapitch Area : Pentapitch (5.8)
By: Tyler W When: Jul 26, 2014

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Comments: Took a few big running slab whips on Pearls Before Swine before I realized the route actually goes to the left...next time.


Location: UT : Wasatch Range : Little Cottonwood Canyon : Bouldering : Cabbage Patch : Fat Albert Gang (V3)
By: Tyler W When: Nov 11, 2013

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Comments: Classic at the grade. I don't think it's harder than V3.


Location: UT : Wasatch Range : Ferguson Canyon
By: Tyler W When: Nov 3, 2013

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Comments: How late in the year does it generally stay climbable?


Location: UT : Wasatch Range : Big Cottonwood Canyon : S-Curves : S-Curve - The Pile : Dog Pile (5.10c)
By: Tyler W When: Aug 10, 2013

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Comments: I think with the right sequence this isn't any harder than 10c. Climb above the fourth bolt to better holds to clip from.


Location: UT : Maple Canyon : Maple Canyon Road : Maple Corridor : EIS (5.10b)
By: Tyler W When: Jun 4, 2013

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Comments: Not sure if a hold broke off or something, but clipping the 4th?/5th? bolt is extremely difficult. At least .10c/d.


Location: UT : Wasatch Range : Parley's Canyon : Iron Curtain Wall : Perestroika (5.10c)
By: Tyler W When: Jun 4, 2013

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Comments: Fantastic route! As with every other route on this wall, I wish the first bolt was a little lower, since the lower sections on most of these routes are the thinnest parts. From the first to the second bolt is a great balancey crux up to the ledge, and then a crazy mantle onto the ledge followed by awkward high feet to reach the next bolt. After that, unfortunately easy climbing.

Favorite route on the wall.


Location: UT : Wasatch Range : American Fork Canyon : Division Wall : Physical Therapy (5.9)
By: Tyler W When: May 10, 2013

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Comments: Very fun .9, perfect warm-up for the other Division climbs.


Location: UT : Wasatch Range : American Fork Canyon : Division Wall : Deep End (5.11a)
By: Tyler W When: May 10, 2013

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Comments: SUPER fun route from beginning to end, milk the rests but move fast through good holds with solid feet. Great for lapping.


Location: UT : Saint George : Moe's Valley : Device Ignitor Boulder : Device Ignitor Right (V3)
By: Tyler W When: Mar 17, 2013

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Comments: ^^^ Seconded.


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