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Don B

Gardena (South Bay)
Male

Member Since
Sep 8, 2017
Last Visit: 1 hour ago
20 Points
Point Rank: #14,703 Details

Likes Sport, Tr, Gym
Leads Follows
Trad 3rd 5.9
Sport 5.9 5.9
Other Interests
Surfing, long distance hiking (backpacking)
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Ticks View All 32

5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 285
Man's Best Friend
Apr 18, 2018 · Follow. After I led all the pitches on Big Bad Wolf the day before, my friend Scott want to take a stab at leading his first multi pitch. He did great except one rope management snafu. ;-)
Sport 2 pitches
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 697
Big Bad Wolf
Apr 17, 2018 · Lead / Onsight. Lots of fun! Overall I felt the grade was accurate.
Sport 3 pitches
5.7+ 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 1,040
Double Cross
Apr 3, 2018 · Follow.
Trad
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 437
Pope's Crack
Apr 3, 2018 · Follow. We did this in full sun on a warm day and the polished face was slick. It’s at or just above my current grade but I was having trouble with the crux. I definitely need to work on my crack technique. Crack aficionados will find it pedestrian probably.
Trad
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 380
Stichter Quits
Apr 3, 2018 · Lead / Onsight. Fun, easy climb if you’re used to slab.
Trad
5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 21
Miccis
Mar 29, 2018 · Lead / Onsight. Felt harder than migrating coconuts.
Sport
Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
Man's Best Friend Southern Nevada > … > 05-Sandstone Qu… > Front Corridor
 285
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Sport 2 pitches
Apr 18, 2018 · Follow. After I led all the pitches on Big Bad Wolf the day before, my friend Scott want to take a stab at leading his first multi pitch. He did great except one rope management snafu. ;-)
Big Bad Wolf Southern Nevada > … > 01-Calico Basin > Riding Hood Wall
 697
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Sport 3 pitches
Apr 17, 2018 · Lead / Onsight. Lots of fun! Overall I felt the grade was accurate.
Double Cross Joshua Tree NP > … > Old Woman > Old Woman - W Face
 1,040
5.7+ 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad
Apr 3, 2018 · Follow.
Pope's Crack Joshua Tree NP > … > Echo Rock > Echo Rock - S Face
 437
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Trad
Apr 3, 2018 · Follow. We did this in full sun on a warm day and the polished face was slick. It’s at or just above my current grade but I was having trouble with the crux. I definitely need to work on my crack technique. Crack aficionados will find it pedestrian probably.
Stichter Quits Joshua Tree NP > … > Echo Rock > Echo Rock - W Face
 380
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad
Apr 3, 2018 · Lead / Onsight. Fun, easy climb if you’re used to slab.
Miccis Central Coast > Hwy 33/Ojai > Potrero John
 21
5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Sport
Mar 29, 2018 · Lead / Onsight. Felt harder than migrating coconuts.

Tick Breakdown

Pitches Routes Days Out
90 Days 11 8 5
Last Year 35 31 16
5 Years 36 32 17
All Time 36 32 17

Where Don Climbs