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Rich and Ben

Temecula, CA
53 years old · Male

Member Since
Nov 13, 2015
Last Visit: 1 day ago
15 Points
Point Rank: #22,562 Details

Likes Trad, Sport, Tr, Gym
Leads Follows
Trad 5.6 5.9
Sport 5.6 5.9
Boulders V4
Favorite Climbs
Fingertrip, DoubleDip
Other Interests
Books, God, Swimming, Wine
Member of
More Info
I started climbing in 2015 when my son, Ben, and I borrowed some climbing gear from a friend, went up to Suicide, and top roped what was probably 20 feet of a 5.2. We were hooked. Since then, we have gone a little beyond 5.2 at Taquitz, Joshua Tree, and Yosemite.


Ticks View All 63

5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 4
Bunking Bronkos
Feb 15, 2021 · TR.
Trad
5.4 4a 12 IV 10 VD 3c
 109
Nectar
Feb 15, 2021 · Follow. Ben leads
Trad
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 23
Social Distancing
Dec 31, 2020 · TR.
Sport
5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b
 21
[Redacted]
Dec 31, 2020 · TR.
Trad
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 5
The Great White Pillar
Dec 6, 2020 · TR.
Trad
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b
 4
Powder Puff Keg Stand
Mar 15, 2020 · Lead / Onsight. Ben on belay
Trad
Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
Bunking Bronkos Joshua Tree NP > … > Grand Canyon > Grand Canyon - E Wall…
 4
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Trad
Feb 15, 2021 · TR.
Nectar Joshua Tree NP > … > Isles in the Sky > Isles in the Sky (Nor…
 109
5.4 4a 12 IV 10 VD 3c Trad
Feb 15, 2021 · Follow. Ben leads
Social Distancing San Diego County > … > Cougar Crag > Cougar Crag East
 23
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Sport
Dec 31, 2020 · TR.
[Redacted] San Diego County > … > Cougar Crag > Cougar Crag East
 21
5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b Trad
Dec 31, 2020 · TR.
The Great White Pillar San Diego County > … > Cougar Crag > Cougar Crag West
 5
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Trad
Dec 6, 2020 · TR.
Powder Puff Keg Stand Joshua Tree NP > … > Isles in the Sky > Isles in the Sky (Nor…
 4
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b Trad
Mar 15, 2020 · Lead / Onsight. Ben on belay

Tick Breakdown
Trad Sport Boulder Ice

Pitches Routes Days Out
90 Days 5 5 3
Last Year 7 7 5
5 Years 102 59 46
All Time 111 63 50

Where Rich Climbs

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