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Phil Keffer

40 years old · Male

Member Since
Dec 5, 2014
Last Visit: 1 hour ago
16 Points
Point Rank: #18,005 Details

Likes Trad, Sport, Gym
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Jul 8, 2016
This area appears to be closed. View Comment
Apr 6, 2015
Trad climbing is not recommended at Carderock or Great Falls due to the rock layers crumbling under heavy p… View Comment
Feb 8, 2015
The trad safety rating is verging on R. You will need a .3 black diamond X4. The placement of the .3 is at… View Comment
Dec 8, 2014
I agree this is not a 5.4 climb. I gave it 5.7. View Comment
Dec 5, 2014
Once you get by the lower well protected dihedral section you will be in for a run out to the anchor. The… View Comment
Dec 5, 2014
When leading, skip the arete start and go straight up under the roof for better placement. After getting o… View Comment

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Regional > Wyoming, Montana, Dakotas
Reply: Is the Owen-Spalding dry?
Jul 29, 2015 That video is intense. I second the things said above. Plan to climb Exum and not OS. OS is fine going down if you are careful. Skip the ice axe and crampons. Good Luck! View Message
Regional > Wyoming, Montana, Dakotas
Reply: Is the Owen-Spalding dry?
Jul 28, 2015 Below is a photo of the upper rap chimney on the OS descent. This was taken while descending from the Upper Exum route. This photo was the day before yesterday's storm. I ca… View Message