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Craig Childre

Lubbock, Texas
46 years old · Male

Member Since
Aug 28, 2006
Last Visit: Oct 22, 2018
4,930 Points
Point Rank: #107 Details

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Best Times to Meet: Weekends
Likes Trad, Sport, Tr
Leads Follows
Trad 5.9 5.10d
Sport 5.11a 5.11c
Boulders V2
Favorite Climbs
Double Cross in Joshua Tree
Other Interests
Caving, Fly Fishing, Cactus, Welding
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Comments View All 226

Nov 6, 2017
Woops... I'll bet someone will fish them out and get them back to ya. Watch for snakes if you do. Water m… View Comment
Jul 26, 2017
George put it perfectly... Dittos! I've read about some of the wars that have raged up in Colorado o… View Comment
Jul 25, 2017
I like the route the way it was set by Jay. I understand this compulsion you have to make the route &quo… View Comment
Jun 23, 2017
This is exactly why I'll probably never work on writing any more route descriptions for this site. For… View Comment
Jun 23, 2017
Rad! Will be in town next week. I'd like to go check this spot out if I make it over that way. Many… View Comment
Apr 26, 2017
"11d it is just an angry 12a"-JulianG View Comment

Forum Messages View All 482

General > General Climbing
Reply: Anybody had bad rubber on a recent resole?
Sep 8, 2017 Back in the mid 2000's, Alf would resole shoes in the camper on his truck using only a knife and torch.  Typically he'd post up at the high traffic free camping crags. &nb… View Message
General > General Climbing
Reply: Single biner lower-off anchors
Sep 8, 2017 I'd avoid the single non locker for lowering.  Suggest you move the biner to the ratty bold, and thread through the rap ring in order to descend. View Message
General > General Climbing
Reply: Anybody had bad rubber on a recent resole?
Sep 6, 2017 Wire brush, sandpaper, or even a light file.  Rubber oxidizes over time and becomes glassy.  Shoes that sit for a long time do the same thing.  Scrub that oxidat… View Message
General > General Climbing
Reply: Non-climber surprises me with her take on Honnold'…
Aug 28, 2017 Following her logic.  Astronauts should all die.  Race car drivers should die.  Humbly, I think her prejudice here is telling.  I believe she thinks the wor… View Message
Gear > Climbing Gear Discussion
Reply: Mammut realization harness pants
Aug 28, 2017 They can be great for alpine work too.  Excellent for covering mixed ground where you'd typically wear a harness the whole time, or be in and out of one.  Like scramb… View Message
General > Trad Climbing
Reply: Hardest Single Pitch Trad route on gear?
Aug 28, 2017 Point taken...   I think I was answering a question that wasn't asked..., "what's the best publicized/famous super hard trad route?"  and consider I came into the Tra… View Message