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Allen Hill

FIve Points, Colorado and Pine
57 years old · Male

Member Since
Jun 12, 2004
Last Visit: Nov 7, 2015
1,410 Points
Point Rank: #831 Details

Likes Trad, Gym
Leads Follows
Trad 5.11a 5.11c
Ice WI3 WI3
Favorite Climbs
Granite
Other Interests
communism
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Comments View All 361

Jun 20, 2014
Yes, Layton. This was published by Alpinist last summer after his death. View Comment
Apr 29, 2014
Hey Bryan, you still lurk around here? Let's get together this Spring. I really want to climb this summer. View Comment
Feb 22, 2014
Thanks, Joe. I sat with Mad at the AAC dinner a few weeks ago, and we both sung you praises. Kate too. Tons… View Comment
Feb 22, 2014
Out of Limits maybe? We climbed up there a lot and did all those routes. This was taken in '79 maybe? So I… View Comment
Apr 10, 2013
Seems to me that people ought to know that Ocelot is part of the Denver Mountain Park deal, therefore climb… View Comment
Dec 7, 2012
We always topped out on our first ascents in Indian Creek. We rarely used bolts as well. Half the adventure… View Comment

Forum Messages View All 657

Regional > Colorado
My friend's son need's a part time job in Boulder.
Jun 6, 2015 One of my best friend's son needs some part time work. He just graduated from college and just started a job at La Sportiva. But for only three days a week. He needs to fill th… View Message
Regional > Colorado
Reply: Morrison History Project
Apr 2, 2014 I just had a funny memory of the place. One warm December day my friend Jay Nelson and I went ice climbing in Clear Creek Canyon. Had fun and as I recall no rope was involved a… View Message
Regional > Colorado
Reply: Morrison History Project
Mar 31, 2014 Ken for sure. Christian really did a lot as well. He owned the Black Cave. Sandy Stewart climbed there a lot when I was active there. He was a Gunks climber and was really stro… View Message
General > General Climbing
Reply: Where's the best slab climbing?
Aug 16, 2012 I'm a slab climber. I still love it even though I'm often mocked for my romance by my more steeply inclined friends. First, it's laughable the South Platte is high on anyones l… View Message
General > General Climbing
Reply: Who smokes cigarettes and how hard do you climb?
Jun 7, 2012 At my prime in 86/87 I was climbing 5.12D and perhaps a bit harder and was smoking a pack of Camel straights a day. That was a hard rating at the time so I guess it didn't affe… View Message
Gear > Climbing Gear Discussion
Reply: Racking Doubles
May 19, 2012 I can't imagine that much gear hanging off my ass. What ever happened to a sling or two? View Message