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Ben Watson

Tempe, AZ
33 years old · Male

Member Since
Feb 28, 2013
Last Visit: 4 days ago
45 Points
Point Rank: #9,728 Details

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Likes Trad, Sport, Tr, Gym
Leads Follows
Trad 5.8 5.10a
Sport 5.10b 5.10d
Ice WI4 WI6
Mixed M6 M8
Other Interests
Craft beer consumption. Backcountry skiing. Canyons.
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Ticks View All 143

WI4-5 M4-5
 15
Cascade Canyon Main Flows
Dec 17, 2017 · TR. Quick lap on a wet pillar on the drive back home through Durango.
Trad, Mixed, Ice
WI3
 47
Second Gully
Dec 16, 2017 · 4 pitches. Lead / Onsight. Led last pitch, followed others w/ ChaseH, DaneS. Continuous fat ice making for a great outing!
Trad, Ice 5 pitches
WI4
 33
Direct North Face
Dec 15, 2017 · Lead / Onsight. Climbed first 9 pitches of DNF w/ DaneS. Continuous ice entire way. Pillars picked out but spicy!
Trad, Ice
WI3
 32
Campground Couloir
Dec 14, 2017 · Lead / Onsight. Climbed left gully first, then 5 pitches of the couloir w/ DaneS. Super wet! Frozen ropes. Fun.
Trad, Ice
WI3+
 52
Genesis II
Nov 24, 2017 · 6 pitches. Lead / Onsight. Led lower and upper curtains. Then TR'd 1st curtain w/ JayP & AndyE.
Ice
WI3+
 61
Genesis I
Nov 23, 2017 · 5 pitches. Lead / Onsight. Led left side, TR'd the other 4 flows w/ JayP & AndyE
TR, Ice
Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
Cascade Canyon Main Flows CO Ice & Mixed > Durango > Cascade Creek
 15
WI4-5 M4-5 Trad, Mixed, Ice
Dec 17, 2017 · TR. Quick lap on a wet pillar on the drive back home through Durango.
Second Gully CO Ice & Mixed > Silverton > Eureka
 47
WI3 Trad, Ice 5 pitches
Dec 16, 2017 · 4 pitches. Lead / Onsight. Led last pitch, followed others w/ ChaseH, DaneS. Continuous fat ice making for a great outing!
Direct North Face CO Ice & Mixed > Silverton > S Mineral Creek
 33
WI4 Trad, Ice
Dec 15, 2017 · Lead / Onsight. Climbed first 9 pitches of DNF w/ DaneS. Continuous ice entire way. Pillars picked out but spicy!
Campground Couloir CO Ice & Mixed > Silverton > S Mineral Creek
 32
WI3 Trad, Ice
Dec 14, 2017 · Lead / Onsight. Climbed left gully first, then 5 pitches of the couloir w/ DaneS. Super wet! Frozen ropes. Fun.
Genesis II Hyalite Canyon > Genesis Area
 52
WI3+ Ice
Nov 24, 2017 · 6 pitches. Lead / Onsight. Led lower and upper curtains. Then TR'd 1st curtain w/ JayP & AndyE.
Genesis I Hyalite Canyon > Genesis Area
 61
WI3+ TR, Ice
Nov 23, 2017 · 5 pitches. Lead / Onsight. Led left side, TR'd the other 4 flows w/ JayP & AndyE

Tick Breakdown

Pitches Routes Days Out
90 Days 0 0 0
Last Year 42 15 11
5 Years 187 117 66
All Time 223 143 85

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