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Ben Caruso

Blowing Rock, NC
31 years old · Male

Member Since
Aug 15, 2011
Last Visit: Apr 15, 2018
205 Points
Point Rank: #3,999 Details

Ben is in the Partner Finder
Best Times to Meet: everyday!
Likes Trad, Sport, Tr
Leads Follows
Trad 5.9 5.10a
Sport 5.11a 5.11b
Aid C1 C2
Ice WI3 WI4
Mixed M3 M4
Boulders V4
Favorite Climbs
each and every
Other Interests
sailing, (all)boarding, backpacking, motorbike touring
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Comments View All 3

Mar 27, 2013
This region is under construction, for interested parties: there is quite a bit of info on SummitPost from… View Comment
Jan 26, 2013
Is there a specific reason that a (some) bolted anchor(s) haven't been put up? I've climbed here before, a… View Comment
Aug 19, 2012
Climbing around here during all of September- happy to link up with other climbers. Hit me up! View Comment

Forum Messages View All 14

Reply: FS: Cams, shoes, rope, nuts, biners, axe, pack....
Apr 3, 2018 PM'd View Message
Regional > International
Croatia this week? Paklenica, Omis...
May 7, 2013 Anyone around to climb? got a car and gear, on the coast for the next few days. send me a PM if you're interested View Message
Regional > International
Reply: Early june Croatia climbing suggestions, beta, par…
May 3, 2013 Paklenica if you can swing it. Skip cliffbase since you don't have a car and tons of time. A bit farther south is Omiš which has some options and easy access. There is… View Message
General > General Climbing
Reply: Bolts - Use or Lose?
Mar 27, 2013 Searching for info on split drives hasn't brought much, so I'll tag into this thread rather than start another: Anyone have any relevant information on the modern usage of mod… View Message
Regional > Southern States
Ice still in NC?
Mar 25, 2013 As of Saturday, there was still climbable ice near Boone, and with the weather for this week, it will be getting better. Anyone know of any spots that might still be in?PM for… View Message
Regional > Southern States
Reply: Trad Partner for t-wall this weekend march 8-9
Mar 6, 2013 My brother and his buddies will be in that area this weekend, I know they are planning on bouldering and maybe hitting sunset, T wall though I'm not sure. LMK if you want to t… View Message