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Rick Vermeil

Erie, CO
32 years old · Male

Member Since
Oct 14, 2013
Last Visit: 5 hours ago
160 Points
Point Rank: #4,393 Details

Rick is in the Partner Finder
Best Times to Meet: after work on weekdays, weekends
Likes Trad, Sport, Gym
Leads Follows
Trad 5.11b 5.11b
Sport 5.12b 5.12b
Boulders V3
Favorite Climbs
Rewritten, Green Spur, Heavy Weather, Werk Supp
Other Interests
Mountain biking, snowboarding, backpacking, hiking, camping
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Comments View All 40

Apr 3, 2018
Gear recco. on here and in the book are terrible as a single rack won't get you up this long pitch. Bring… View Comment
Mar 11, 2018
Last few moves make this route a sandbag. I'm 5'9" and this feels like 12- to crank over the roof. It's no… View Comment
Mar 6, 2018
This is a great climb for the first 40 feet or so then becomes covered in lichen and not that enjoyable as… View Comment
Nov 8, 2017
It's really not chossy at all. Sure, something could break on this, but I only noticed a few spots that se… View Comment
Feb 21, 2017
The lower corner is definitely the crux of this route. I felt like the upper roof was hard 5.10, but the lo… View Comment
May 23, 2016
This is a nice line, but I would not expect it to feel like 11a except for maybe a tall climber who can rea… View Comment

Forum Messages View All 8

Partners > Colorado Partners
Boulder area partner Monday 11/7
Nov 6, 2016 Anyone want to get out tomorrow morning for a longer day? Could be in to trad or sport. You can text me at 610.202.1418. Thanks! View Message
Partners > Colorado Partners
Reply: Monday 11/7 Partner
Nov 6, 2016 Sent you a PM View Message
Partners > Colorado Partners
Reply: Mon/ Tue 11/7 11/8 partner
Nov 6, 2016 PM sent View Message
Regional > Colorado
Reply: suggestions for first time flatiron solo
Jun 24, 2015 My recommendation is to start by heading to the base of the 2nd Flatiron and climb Freeway 5.0 which is long and a lot of fun. Most people do it in approach or trail running s… View Message
Regional > Colorado
Reply: Eldo West Ridge Access?
Apr 28, 2015 I went up to the West Ridge via the polished ramp on Saturday morning after looking at the crossing by the Milton boulder. I was willing to jump it with a pack on up to a coup… View Message
Gear > Climbing Gear Reviews
Reply: evolv addicts (climbing slipper)
Nov 21, 2014 I have climbed with the Addicts on about 15 multi-pitch trad routes from 5.6 to 5.10 and in the gym. I love them for trad climbing that has a lot of cracks to conquer. They a… View Message

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