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Joe Terravecchia


Member Since
May 19, 2007
Last Visit: Apr 25, 2018
800 Points
Point Rank: #1,071 Details

Favorite Climbs
Astroman, The Nose, Moonflower butt, Newfoundland R&I
Other Interests
Antitheism, real beer
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I would love to believe that when I die I will live again, that some thinking, feeling, remembering part of me will continue. But much as I want to believe that, and despite the ancient and worldwide cultural traditions that assert an afterlife, I know of nothing to suggest that it is more than wishful thinking. The world is so exquisite with so much love and moral depth, that there is no reason to deceive ourselves with pretty stories for which there's little good evidence. Far better it seems to me, in our vulnerability, is to look death in the eye and to be grateful every day for the brief but magnificent opportunity that life provides.

Carl Sagan


Ticks View All 18

5.14a 8b+ 32 X+ 32 E8 7a
 3
Difficulties be Damned
Oct 5, 2017
Trad
5.12c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b
 3
Hayabusa
Jul 17, 2017 · Upper section is difficult to read onsight. 2nd go.
Sport
5.14a 8b+ 32 X+ 32 E8 7a
 3
Difficulties be Damned
Sep 18, 2014 · Awesome line.Thanks Jay for all the encouragement and beta !
Trad
5.11b/c 6c+ 23 VIII- 24 E4 6a
 396
Levitation 29
Mar 24, 2013
Trad, Sport, Alpine 9 pitches
5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b
 20
Bikini Whale
Dec 9, 2012 · OS lead
Sport
5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b
 60
Eyeless in Gaza
Aug 20, 2012 · OS late 90's
Sport
Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
Difficulties be Damned Cathedral Ledge > Mordor Wall
 3
5.14a 8b+ 32 X+ 32 E8 7a Trad
Oct 5, 2017
Hayabusa WM: Bartlett /… > Eagle Mtn Cliff(Jackson)
 3
5.12c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b Sport
Jul 17, 2017 · Upper section is difficult to read onsight. 2nd go.
Difficulties be Damned Cathedral Ledge > Mordor Wall
 3
5.14a 8b+ 32 X+ 32 E8 7a Trad
Sep 18, 2014 · Awesome line.Thanks Jay for all the encouragement and beta !
Levitation 29 Southern Nevada > … > 12-Oak Creek Ca… > Eagle Wall
 396
5.11b/c 6c+ 23 VIII- 24 E4 6a Trad, Sport, Alpine 9 pitches
Mar 24, 2013
Bikini Whale Joshua Tree NP > Real Hidden Valley > Hidden Cliff
 20
5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b Sport
Dec 9, 2012 · OS lead
Eyeless in Gaza WM: Kancamagus… > Sundown Ledge > Main Cliff
 60
5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b Sport
Aug 20, 2012 · OS late 90's

Tick Breakdown

Pitches Routes Days Out
90 Days 0 0 0
Last Year 2 2 2
5 Years 3 3 3
All Time 38 18 18

Where Joe Climbs