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Regional > Nevada
Reply: Anyone driving from St George to Las Vegas area/Re…
Jan 10, 2019 We just rode from St George south on dirt to Riverside then Mead back highway through Vegas, then on to Death Valley.  Great scenery.  Ride was casual with 30HP. &nbs… View Message
Regional > International
Reply: Heading to Chopicalqui. Anyone want to share some…
Jun 27, 2018 I'm sure you'll get plenty of responses but here was my experience (from 2008, maybe totally irrelevant now).  My only real constructive criticism of your plan is lack of… View Message
General > General Climbing
Reply: What is your favorite Non-Climbing book?
May 2, 2018 Yep, that's the one.  The greatest adventure that will ever be. View Message
General > Big Wall and Aid Climbing
Reply: Homemade haul bag
Apr 30, 2018 What route will you be queuing up for Joe?  I might try to hang out at the base with a fishing net and try to catch those falling King Cobras when tragedy strikes.  I… View Message
Regional > International
Reply: Climbing Cotopaxi and then Machu Picchu
Mar 27, 2018 I lived in Ecuador for 2 years a long time ago.  It has a special place in my heart.  I'm sure it's changed a lot but there are as many amazing adventures as you're w… View Message
Gear > Climbing Gear Discussion
Reply: GPS or other emergency becon?
Feb 15, 2018 I have a Garmin InReach and like it.  The non-emergency sat texting has come in handy on several occasions.  I leave it in my camelbak and know that I can head out bi… View Message
General > General Climbing
Reply: 3 seat van conversion
Feb 12, 2018 NBD. View Message
General > General Climbing
Reply: 3 seat van conversion
Feb 12, 2018 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7a-aDglpy9s  We have a 2003 version of one of these with 2 rugrats.  It's a less cramped version of a VW.  Have put 100s of night… View Message
General > General Climbing
Reply: Some climbers and my dog
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General > Other Sports
Reply: Kiteboarding *and* climbing
Dec 6, 2017 Livia, The water kiting here on the western slope of Colorado is a little desperate but the snowkiting is off the hook.  Can't be bothered to ice climb much any more! (Exc… View Message
Regional > Colorado
Drafting Position/Work Available, Western Slope
Jun 2, 2017 I have a small structural engineering firm in Ridgway and am looking for a draftsperson competent in Autocad.  Can offer flexible schedule so you can live outta your Tacom… View Message
General > General Climbing
Reply: Montrose, Colorado
Oct 3, 2016 Hey Yagi, I live in Ridgway and work quite a bit in Montrose. Like others have mentioned, it's a diamond in the rough. Tons to do and explore, just need to find the time to d… View Message
Regional > Northern Utah & Idaho
Reply: Easy top roping for little kids in Uintas?
Jul 20, 2016 Marc, that sounds wonderful. The wife is crazy about wildflowers! View Message
Regional > Northern Utah & Idaho
Reply: Easy top roping for little kids in Uintas?
Jul 20, 2016 Camper van with green license plates full of family invading Uintas second week of August. Open to any recommendations as to where to camp, sup, fish, and climb with 2 little… View Message
General > General Climbing
Reply: Snakes on Pitches
Jun 22, 2016 A bit off topic, but this Bull Snake at Phil's World was unimpressed with my (still) 29" bike tire. "S-s-s-s-s-sooo 2014" he said. Then he slowly slithered under a nice flat r… View Message
Regional > Southern States
Reply: No longer looking
Jun 14, 2016 .Alex., Try hard to find someone to hang it out on Jungle Beat. Once you pull around that airy corner on cams, you'll be hooked for life. (Or at least that's what happened to… View Message
Regional > Northern Utah & Idaho
Reply: Climbing along the Middle Fork of the Salmon / Fra…
Jun 1, 2016 Marnix, I floated that section a few years back and remembered seeing some nice potential toward the bottom portion of the run. No idea if folks have done much in there. I r… View Message
General > General Climbing
Reply: Decking (not that I'm planning on it)
Apr 15, 2016 A decade ago, I zippered out of San Juan choss from 25 feet up and hit the deck. I walked away with a stiff back but 2 things saved my ass: 1. Luck. Flat dirt LZ surrounded b… View Message
General > General Climbing
Reply: Near Miss: Anchor bolt failure incident report.
Dec 9, 2015 What do people feel about simple pull proof testing (i.e. yank on suspect bolts to 2000 lbs) at the crag? Maybe an idea that has not caught on yet but is a standard for climbi… View Message
Regional > International
Reply: Ecuador Rock Climbing
Dec 3, 2015 I lived in Ecuador 1998-2000 back when they had sucres and the dirtbagging was par none. I'm talking lobster and cold Pilsen on the beach for $1.50. I'm sure much has changed… View Message
General > General Climbing
Reply: Time to Climb a Route Indoors
Oct 7, 2015 It depends. When you say top,do you mean the summit, or just to the end of the "technical difficulties"? View Message
Regional > Southern States
Reply: RRG vs OBED in October
Sep 22, 2015 Oh man both sound great when the trees are going off. I remember trips to Obed 20 years ago. Amazing and empty then. Plenty of steeps to stay dry in the rain. View Message
Regional > Colorado
Reply: Anyone spent time in "16Z Area"- Paradox / Big Gyp…
Mar 24, 2015 Lots of elbow room in the Wild Wild West. Camp anywhere you want basically. Rock is Navajo sandstone at 16Z vs windgate at IC. Carpenter Ridge is windgate. I guess I shouldn'… View Message
General > General Climbing
Reply: Crag Babies
Mar 24, 2015 I won't take my little kids to most crags because of too many objective dangers. I wish there were more safe places for the kids to hang while getting in a few pitches. BUT w… View Message
Gear > Climbing Gear Discussion
Reply: Re-slinging rigid stem cams, am I gonna die?...
Mar 20, 2015 Healyje has the best point so far here. I believe all the "old timers" considered it a significant upgrade to string the cord up front to eliminate all kinds of bad torquing s… View Message
General > General Climbing
Reply: Kid Friendly Crag List
Feb 13, 2015 Hartman Rocks in Gunny. View Message
General > General Climbing
Reply: Best Sandstone in the US?
Feb 11, 2015 Maybe this: en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Aquia… View Message
Gear > Lost and Found
Reply: Found - Ice tools, Ouray Park
Feb 4, 2015 Recommend a found note at Ouray Mountain Sports. This bodes well for your ice karma Cameron- View Message
General > Injuries and Accidents
Reply: Fatal Ice Climbing Accident
Jan 31, 2015 Lower the Ice Park flag to half mast. View Message
General > General Climbing
Reply: Sending a beer to a buddy
Jan 27, 2015 beermonthclub.com/ View Message
General > General Climbing
Reply: MAth help please
Oct 21, 2014 I hate people who don't finish what they View Message
General > General Climbing
Reply: MAth help please
Oct 21, 2014 There are 10 kinds of people in the world: those who understand binary, and those who do not. View Message
General > General Climbing
Reply: In search of "home"...Help us re-locate!
Oct 20, 2014 I think Mountain Trails is looking for a Montessori teacher. Good luck! View Message
Regional > Colorado
Reply: Relocating to Ridgway
Aug 25, 2014 Edward, You can likely talk Doc Joe at the distillery into ordering in a batch of extra umbrellas. Don't listen to those troglodytic Ouranians! Highly recommend extra albenda… View Message
Regional > Colorado
Reply: Relocating to Ridgway
Aug 20, 2014 Edward, Welcome to Ridgway! RSS school wall opens T, Th evenings late September to the public. Lots of local spots to explore. Jason's guidebook at Ouray Mtn Sports is help… View Message
Regional > Colorado
Reply: Draws on Milkbone at Dinosaur - Thursday June 12th
Jun 13, 2014 mountainproject.com/v/milk-… View Message