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Alan Collins

Bend, OR
29 years old · Male

Member Since
Jul 19, 2013
Last Visit: 19 hours ago
2,126 Points
Point Rank: #473 Details

Likes Trad, Sport
Leads Follows
Trad 5.12a 5.13b
Sport 5.14a 5.14a
Boulders V8
Favorite Climbs
Chain Reaction, Scarface, Bold as Love, Lords of Dogtown, Crowd Pleaser, Flavian Way, System of a Down
Other Interests
Backpacking, skateboarding, and hanging out with my dogs
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Comments View All 31

Nov 16, 2020
sheared like a knife through butter!! the hanger being the knife, the butter being the bolt . View Comment
Jan 22, 2019
Could be 5.12d but I gave it 5.13a for the endurance factor. I am looking forward to some consensus on this… View Comment
Jan 22, 2019
With the anchors pushed up, it feels more like 12b. It has always been a little stout for 12a anyways. Give… View Comment
Oct 3, 2018
With time, this will be one of the best 5.10's in the park. It just needs some traffic. Really great route.… View Comment
Aug 7, 2018
Great route with surprisingly good holds at times View Comment
Jul 17, 2018
Accurate comment. Even the start is thought provoking at times and goes through solid rock. One for the bou… View Comment

Forum Messages View All 4

General > General Climbing
Reply: .............
Mar 6, 2018 Chris is the only one actively crowd funding at smith for first ascents and the only person I know who has crowd funded for first ascents at smith. There's a lot of new routes… View Message
General > Fixed Hardware: Bolts & Anchors
Reply: What bolt is this?
Oct 22, 2017 I'd trust it for rappelling since there's always 2 bolts at an anchor with equatention, but I wouldn't set people up to take lead falls on a mystery bolt. I've never seen that… View Message
General > General Climbing
Reply: Ask Tommy Caldwell // Win a FREE Edelrid Boa Eco 9.8
Mar 16, 2016 Hey Tommy, I too am a 2nd generation climber as you are. My father learned to climb in Yosemite in the 80's and recalls possibly buying gear from your dad's shop in the valle… View Message
General > Training Forum
lost: white 5.10 anasazis at smith rocka
Jul 14, 2015 I left a pair of white anasazis at the base of snake rock at Smith rocks yesterday and someone snagged them in 18hrs time.I've checked all over town and they did not get return… View Message

Route Scores View All 314

5.12c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b
5.13+ 8b 30 X- 31 E7 7a
America's Most Blunted
Sport 4 pitches
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
Fish N' Chips
5.13b/c 8a+ 29 X- 30 E7 6c
5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a
Breathing in Aether
5.13d 8b 31 X 32 E8 7a
Japanese Steez
Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
Full-Opti Central Oregon > … > (v) Monument Area > (8) Anglin's Buttress
Avg:  2
5.12c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b Sport
America's Most Blunted Central Oregon > … > (v) Monument Area > (8) Anglin's Buttress
Avg:  2
5.13+ 8b 30 X- 31 E7 7a Sport 4 pitches
Fish N' Chips Central Oregon > … > (c) Shipwreck Wall > Shipwreck Wall - E Face
Avg:  128
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b Sport
Supernaut Central Oregon > … > Marsupial Wall > Colosseum
Avg:  1
5.13b/c 8a+ 29 X- 30 E7 6c Sport
Breathing in Aether Central Oregon > … > (v) Monument Area > (6) Puddy's Tower
Avg:  32
5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a Sport
Japanese Steez Central Oregon > … > (v) Monument Area > (5) Little Three Fing…
Avg:  2
5.13d 8b 31 X 32 E8 7a Sport