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Nicholas Santer

Santa Cruz, CA
27 years old · Male

Member Since
Oct 19, 2017
Last Visit: 15 hours ago
110 Points
Point Rank: #7,266 Details

Nicholas is in the Partner Finder
Best Times to Meet: Weekends, Weeknights, sometimes Fridays (whole day)
Likes Trad, Sport, Tr, Gym, Boulders
Leads Follows
Trad 5.8 5.10b
Sport 5.10c 5.11a
Boulders V4
Other Interests
MTB, cooking, trailrunning, computer science.
More Info
UCSC Psych Grad Student with a love of the outdoors, and all things rock & trail.


Comments View All 14

Jan 22, 2021
agree with JC, really clean route, fun movement, and an excellent way to enjoy Spike's Peak. Can toprope Po… View Comment
Dec 28, 2019
Extend most of P1 to negate drag. P2 Brosseau finish is the way to go. Linking it with Cover Girl and Balco… View Comment
Dec 3, 2019
Hey Joe! Any further beta on location for this little spire? Is it off Limantour beach? View Comment
Nov 26, 2019
Great route! Once it cleans up some more, it could become a fabled obscure Pinnacles classic! Good exposure… View Comment
Aug 23, 2019
I used a smaller piece in the crack, although IMO the climbing between bolts two and three isn't too bad. O… View Comment
Aug 22, 2019
Most of the bolts on this are pretty old, with spinning hangers and in need of replacement. Anchor is newer… View Comment

Forum Messages View All 15

General > General Climbing
Reply: Anti-Racism in Climbing Communities
Jun 10, 2020 Thanks for sharing these helpful resources! View Message
Regional > Northern California
Reply: Potential in Livermore or just choss?
Feb 22, 2020 Indian Joe Caves has a chimney, some delicate face climbing, short cracks, and great bouldering. There's never a soul there, and it's pretty secluded because most people are to… View Message
Regional > Northern California
Reply: Pinnacles - High Peaks
Dec 23, 2019 Hey Gokul, Will be heading to Pinnacles with some crews from Santa Cruz  27th-30th for Westside and High Peaks. Should be decent weather. If anyone's interested, give a ye… View Message
Regional > Northern California
Reply: Bay Area climbers
Dec 5, 2019 Hi Amy, I'm located in Santa Cruz, and climb a lot at Pinnacles, Castle Rock, and Indian Joe Caves. I also make frequent trips up the coast to places like Salt Point, Sonoma Co… View Message
General > Trip Reports
Reply: A Trip Report of The Nose of El Cap in August
Aug 22, 2019 good read! View Message
Regional > Northern California
Reply: Offwidths in Sonora Pass
Aug 19, 2019 I believe there are some shorter ones in the Kwik E Mart area that i've seen, but haven't perused the book yet enough in search of offwidths. Thanks for all of your hard work o… View Message

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