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Ben Alford

Silver City, NM
32 years old · Male

Member Since
Jul 29, 2013
Last Visit: 6 days ago
145 Points
Point Rank: #4,747 Details

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Likes Trad, Sport, Tr, Gym
Leads Follows
Trad 5.8 5.11d
Sport 5.11b 5.11d
Boulders V4
Other Interests
Caving, Canyoneering
Personal / Fav Site
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Ticks View All 120

5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b
 11
Hanging Gardener
Aug 22, 2018 · Lead / Fell/Hung. Jaja! This was so wet today! (Maybe it's always wet? There sure was lots of moss.) Definitely had a foot blow unexpectedly, and enjoyed scraping down the slimy wall.
Sport
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
 20
Double Roof Dilemma
Aug 22, 2018 · TR.
Sport
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 24
Ooze Move
Aug 22, 2018 · Lead / Onsight.
Sport
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 64
Small Brown Mouse
Aug 9, 2018 · Lead / Fell/Hung. Having sampled 5.7 through 5.9 in this area, 10a totally feels fair for the grade here.
Sport
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 76
Sudden Impact
Aug 9, 2018 · Lead / Onsight.
Sport
5.7+ 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 77
Never to be the Same
Aug 9, 2018 · Lead / Onsight.
Sport
Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
Hanging Gardener Santa Fe Area > Pecos River Canyon > Bleachers
 11
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b Sport
Aug 22, 2018 · Lead / Fell/Hung. Jaja! This was so wet today! (Maybe it's always wet? There sure was lots of moss.) Definitely had a foot blow unexpectedly, and enjoyed scraping down the slimy wall.
Double Roof Dilemma Santa Fe Area > Pecos River Canyon > Cathedral Rock
 20
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Sport
Aug 22, 2018 · TR.
Ooze Move Santa Fe Area > Pecos River Canyon > Cathedral Rock
 24
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Sport
Aug 22, 2018 · Lead / Onsight.
Small Brown Mouse Southern Arizona > … > 6 - Mid-Mtn > Ridgeline
 64
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Sport
Aug 9, 2018 · Lead / Fell/Hung. Having sampled 5.7 through 5.9 in this area, 10a totally feels fair for the grade here.
Sudden Impact Southern Arizona > … > 6 - Mid-Mtn > Ridgeline
 76
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Sport
Aug 9, 2018 · Lead / Onsight.
Never to be the Same Southern Arizona > … > 6 - Mid-Mtn > Ridgeline
 77
5.7+ 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Sport
Aug 9, 2018 · Lead / Onsight.

Tick Breakdown

Pitches Routes Days Out
90 Days 36 45 17
Last Year 83 100 37
5 Years 103 120 47
All Time 103 120 47

Where Ben Climbs