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Will Maness

Sanford, NC
25 years old · Male

Member Since
Oct 23, 2016
Last Visit: 4 hours ago
60 Points
Point Rank: #10,655 Details

Will is in the Partner Finder
Best Times to Meet: Anytime
Likes Trad, Sport
Leads Follows
Trad 5.11a 5.12a
Sport 5.11d 5.12a
Favorite Climbs
Casual Route, Northeast Face of Pingora, Central Pillar of Frenzy, Liberty Crack
Other Interests
traveling, hiking, reading, teaching, guiding
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AMGA Single-Pitch Instructor, Wilderness First Responder. Always looking to get out on rock whenever possible. I prefer long days on big objectives, but I'll never pass up a day of cragging. Let's get after it!


Comments View All 26

Oct 6, 2020
Brian, thanks for equipping the route! I didn't mean to snake it from you or anything, I was just excited… View Comment
Oct 2, 2020
I led this route over the summer. I nearly ground-up onsighted it, but I was nervous about the quality of… View Comment
Oct 1, 2020
Stellar route! One of the best of its grade at the New, a must-do! The crux is definitely a bit tricky, b… View Comment
Aug 11, 2020
My partner and I removed the bottom pin and left a nut and some new cord. View Comment
Feb 24, 2020
The walk off is super simple and very chill. We got back down to the base on the west side quicker than an… View Comment
Nov 18, 2019
I was pleasantly surprised by the rock quality and movement on this route! Easily the best route I've been… View Comment

Forum Messages View All 392

Regional > Southern California
Reply: Aspiring Guide looking for “clients”
Jan 13, 2021 I'll grant that practicing some of those more "advanced" skills such as the releasable rappel and partner pickoff with new climbers would be inappropriate, but he doesn't state… View Message
General > General Climbing
Reply: overheard at the crag: post it
Jan 13, 2021 All I can say is that we have a very strong ground-up route development ethic here in North Carolina, and for routes/rock of that nature, you don't get many stances or opportun… View Message
General > General Climbing
Reply: What’s the beta on tasty green beans?
Jan 12, 2021 Fatback  View Message
General > General Climbing
Reply: overheard at the crag: post it
Jan 11, 2021 Carolina wrote: Y’all makin that slab shit around hear sound way better then it is.  Meh. Never said it was good, just answering the dude's question. Also, I'd b… View Message
General > General Climbing
Reply: overheard at the crag: post it
Jan 11, 2021 Slab means a few different things, I reckon.  Some people might refer to any low-angle wall (less than vertical) as slab climbing.  There's plenty of low-angle rock o… View Message
Regional > Nevada
Reply: Best offwidths in redrocks
Jan 8, 2021 Chrysler Crack View Message