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Areas = 15
Routes = 10
Photos = 5
Approach Trails = 4
Page Improvements = 3



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All 442 | Routes | Areas | Approach Trails | Photos 14 | Page Improvements 1 | Comments 6 | Posts 418 | Stars 1 | Ratings 2

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Location: North Carolina > Looking Glass Rock > North Side > The Seal (5.10-) > Photo
By: Xam When: Sep 22, 2017

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Comments: Considering that the FA was in 1969, that's probably as clean as its going to get.


Location: California > Yosemite National Park > Yosemite Valley > Glacier Point Apron > Glacier Point Apron - Left > ... > Photo
By: Xam When: Aug 9, 2017

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Comments: Judging from the the Hurley boardshorts, not as long as you might think.


Location: Nevada > Southern Nevada > Red Rock > Black Velvet Canyon > Black Velvet Wall > ... > Photo
By: Xam When: Apr 26, 2017

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Comments:
Alexander Huber free soloing the Hasse Brandler Direttissima on Cima Grande, Dolomites.


Alexander Huber free soloing the 250m South Face (5.10d) of Dent du Geant, Mont Blanc (4013m), France.

Solo, Part IV: Alexander Huber


Location: Forums > FOR SALE / FOR FREE / WANT ... > Photo
By: Xam When: Dec 21, 2015

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Comments: Sorry...returned them for the refund.


Location: Colorado > Alpine Rock > RMNP - Rock > Long's Peak > North Face/Ridge > Cable Route (5.4)
By: Xam When: Aug 26, 2014

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Comments: As of Sunday 8/24, the route was mostly iced over due to the storm on Saturday. We rolled up w/ a light rack and approach shoes and slipped our way up the thing using some tension traverse shenanigans to get around the the iced up corner just below the top of the 1st mini-pitch (next to the cracked eyebolt referred to above). Group behind us seems to have bailed at this spot (if you want your nut back, let me know). Not much pro on this thing when the cracks are filled with rotten ice and you... more >>


Location: California > Northeast California > Mt. Shasta > Hotlum-Bolam Ridge (AI1-2)
By: Xam When: May 9, 2013

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Comments: I think it is problem with the algorithm...it looks like it goes in order of increasing difficulty (by the website, obviously not correct) WI1, WI2, ... , WI5, AI1, AI2, ... , AI5. So the average ('consensus') of some WI1-2 and some AI1-2 is WI5+. Obviously a goof but should be simple to correct.


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