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garrettem

35 years old · Male

Member Since
Mar 28, 2008
Last Visit: Sep 17, 2018
575 Points
Point Rank: #1,610 Details

garrettem is in the Partner Finder
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Likes Trad, Sport, Tr, Gym
Leads Follows
Trad 5.11a 5.9
Sport 5.11a 5.9
Ice WI5 WI5
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Comments View All 21

Jan 25, 2016
You're committed once you rap in. The best option for escape would be to leave a fixed line and bring asce… View Comment
Dec 7, 2015
Clearly, we don't know each other, James2. Previous post was just an update on the current condition of… View Comment
Nov 27, 2015
There are no longer fixed anchors at the top of pitch 1 and 2. Not sure why, since the bolts have been ther… View Comment
Jun 30, 2014
I don't know much about this route other than it has been there for several years. I climbed it maybe 4-5… View Comment
Mar 24, 2014
Yeah, glad to hear it. I was up near there anyway, so it was an easy fix. If you left a locker on the anc… View Comment
Mar 22, 2014
This is fixed and the anchor is solid. The bolt just needed tightening up, so just remember righty tighty. View Comment

Forum Messages View All 44

Regional > Colorado
Reply: Yankee boy basin road
Apr 9, 2018 Thanks, planning on that.  seems like they open it each year at different times was hoping with the light snow year it might be early. View Message
Regional > Colorado
Yankee boy basin road
Apr 8, 2018 Anyone know how far up the Yankee Boy Basin road you can get right now? Or if the winter gate is open?  Thinking about going up there next weekend and was hoping to find o… View Message
Gear > Climbing Gear Discussion
Reply: Slide-In Truck Campers
Jan 13, 2017 F150 or equivalent is the way to go. I had a Tacoma and they are a little on the small side for a camper. I ended up getting a Tundra which is far nicer with the camper. I'm a… View Message
Regional > Colorado
Reply: need partner for to climb otto's route at Independ…
May 10, 2016 I disagree with Chad. Otto's route is as good as it gets for a multi pitch trad route beginner in western colorado. Don't expect Red Rocks and don't expect it to be a gimme.… View Message
Regional > Colorado
Reply: Climbing Chimney Rock Nebraska?
May 2, 2016 Its been a few years since I was there but I also think it is on private property and doubt they would be into it being climbed for the sake of preservation. Hike up Scottsblu… View Message
Regional > Southern States
Reply: Pooping at the Crag
Mar 22, 2016 Can MP please add a brown point option to the tick list? Might be useful for those who keep track of the routes they've brown pointed. Is it only a brown point if you take a f… View Message

Route Scores View All 33

5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 27
Pocket Reference
Sport
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a
 7
Prickly Pear
Sport
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a
 4
Bu-bump
Sport
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 19
The Diving Board
Sport
5.10a/b 6a+ 19 VI+ 19 E2 5b
 20
Bust'n Out
Sport
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 22
First Timer
Sport
Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
Pocket Reference Grand Junction… > … > Nine Mile Hill > Four Blocks Crag
Avg:  27
garrettem:
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Sport
5.9+
Prickly Pear Grand Junction… > … > Cactus Park > Cacti Cliff
Avg:  7
garrettem:
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a Sport
5.9+
Bu-bump Grand Junction… > … > Nine Mile Hill > Cattle Guard Wall
Avg:  4
garrettem:
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a Sport
5.9
The Diving Board Grand Junction… > … > Nine Mile Hill > Four Blocks Crag
Avg:  19
garrettem:
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Sport
5.8
Bust'n Out Grand Junction… > … > Nine Mile Hill > Four Blocks Crag
Avg:  20
garrettem:
5.10a/b 6a+ 19 VI+ 19 E2 5b Sport
5.10a/b
First Timer Grand Junction… > … > Nine Mile Hill > Four Blocks Crag
Avg:  22
garrettem:
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Sport
5.8