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Ken Leiden

Boulder, CO

Member Since
Sep 22, 2001
Last Visit: Oct 16, 2020
265 Points
Point Rank: #3,823 Details

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Climbing off and on in Boulder since 1982.

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Sep 9, 2016
Can the ratings of each pitch be added to the description? Thanks. View Comment
Nov 9, 2015
From RR tracks, there is a trail through the talus on the north side of the drainage. Note that the cairns… View Comment
Aug 22, 2008
I agree with Chris -- 2nd pitch is easy 11 and using the undercling/sidepull follows the line naturally. 2… View Comment
Aug 22, 2008
2.5 stars. The boulder problem start is much harder than anything on the 2nd pitch, definitely harder than… View Comment
Aug 5, 2008
Greg Hand wrote: "We have left the 2-bolt anchor at the half way point for climbers with shorter ropes."… View Comment
Aug 1, 2008
We went up to do Vishnu and noticed this new route. This route is a junior version of routes on the Red Wa… View Comment

Forum Messages View All 5

Gear > Climbing Gear Discussion
Reply: Splitter Gear Cam
May 7, 2015 A couple of students from dept of Mech Eng at CU came up with the design (Seth and Mike) around 2000 or so. It was called the 2Cam. They sold their IP to Trango and Petzl. M… View Message
General > Injuries and Accidents
Doc recommendation for A2 pulley injury?
Oct 8, 2009 Looking for a doctor recommendation in the Boulder or Denver area for a chronic A2 pulley injury. Thanks! View Message - the site > Discuss
Reply: JPEG compression and the impact on the quality of…
Dec 28, 2007 Andy, thanks for clarifying this and also about not sharpening the images. I don't know what kind of nasty stuff you are talking about, but I read about how the jpg format all… View Message - the site > Discuss
Reply: JPEG compression and the impact on the quality of…
Dec 21, 2007 Thanks John. Brad is basically saying he uses trial & error to get the desired effect as far as colors, but my problem has been with edge distortion. One thing I don't… View Message - the site > Discuss
JPEG compression and the impact on the quality of photos
Dec 21, 2007 Hi folks, I recently posted some of my favorite desert photos on However, after the automatic JPEG compression performed by the software, the quality of the f… View Message