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Disaster Franklin

Los Angeles, CA

Member Since
May 6, 2013
Last Visit: Jun 21, 2018
30 Points
Point Rank: #13,138 Details

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Comments View All 8

Oct 13, 2015
Never got around to sending this clean. It's a spicy lead no doubt. The v3 crux move puts you into a desp… View Comment
Oct 13, 2015
Kind of a cool route. For a warmup, I think little cheops is a better spot with a 5.9 and two 10b routes.… View Comment
Oct 13, 2015
stepping over that lip put me in a cold sweat. One of the top 5 malibu routes, seems to be easier than nip… View Comment
Oct 10, 2015
Finally managed to make it back out there today with my yosemite crowbar. Got permission from on high to b… View Comment
Sep 11, 2015
wasp nest at eye level if you rest from your hands at the big hueco. View Comment
Jun 17, 2015
I am a seasoned veteran of all of SoCal's crack climbs. From the cracks of San Jacinto, to the cracks of J… View Comment

Forum Messages View All 52

General > General Climbing
Reply: Snakes on Pitches
Jun 18, 2016 nightmare fuel, thanks View Message
General > General Climbing
Reply: Cigarettes and climbing courtesy.
Jun 18, 2016 MP Update: Broke out of rehab, robbed a liquor store while wielding girth-hitched tricams as a nunchaku. Stole all the cigarettes. Woke up in an alley. Someone please help.… View Message
General > General Climbing
Reply: Ask Hazel Findlay // Win a Black Diamond Creek 35…
Jun 16, 2016 Hazel, Best epic/greatest single moment of panic/fear of death while climbing? Any strategies or pearls of wisdom for dealing with plateaus in training, failed redpoint attem… View Message
General > General Climbing
Reply: Snakes on Pitches
Jun 16, 2016 As a result of this thread, I had a scary dream last night. I was hiking back to the car from Taqhuitz, and rattlers were everywhere. My dog, (that I haven't seen since I was… View Message
General > General Climbing
Reply: Snakes on Pitches
Jun 14, 2016 At a small, obscure sport crag in NW Los Angeles last summer. Cruising up a short 5.11 with juggy pockets, when I deadpoint for a solid, and necessary, pocket. I feel somethi… View Message
General > General Climbing
Reply: Cigarettes and climbing courtesy.
Jun 12, 2016 Yes, I'm actually going to the rehab center that Dr. Drew from loveline runs. I'll be on the next season of Celebrity Rehab with Dr. Drew, because (big reveal) I am actually K… View Message

Route Scores View All 75

5.11b/c 6c+ 23 VIII- 24 E4 6a
 61
Letterbox
Sport
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 313
Whodunit
Trad 8 pitches
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 303
Flower of High Rank
Trad
5.7+ 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 1,060
Double Cross
Trad
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a
 77
Ixtlan
Trad, Sport 3 pitches
5.12c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b
 9
The Burglar
Sport
Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
Letterbox Los Angeles Basin > … > Malibu Creek SP > Stumbling Blocks
Avg:  61
Disaster:
5.11b/c 6c+ 23 VIII- 24 E4 6a Sport
Whodunit Tahquitz & Suic… > Tahquitz Rock > (d) Northwest Recess
Avg:  313
Disaster:
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Trad 8 pitches
Flower of High Rank Tahquitz & Suic… > Suicide Rock > (u) Northeast Buttress
Avg:  303
Disaster:
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Trad
Double Cross Joshua Tree NP > … > Old Woman > Old Woman - W Face
Avg:  1,060
Disaster:
5.7+ 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad
5.8+
Ixtlan Southern Nevada > … > 16-Black Velvet… > Whiskey Peak
Avg:  77
Disaster:
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a Trad, Sport 3 pitches
5.11-
The Burglar Southern Nevada > Mount Charleston > Robber's Roost
Avg:  9
Disaster:
5.12c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b Sport