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Libbster


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So, Whats your dream?


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My dream was to settle down, after many years of traveling to different climbing areas, in a place with an unlimited number of big unclimbed walls and that's exactly what I've done.

http://magicedspotrerochico.com


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potreroed wrote:
My dream was to settle down, after many years of traveling to different climbing areas, in a place with an unlimited number of big unclimbed walls and that's exactly what I've done.

http://magicedspotrerochico.com

Dude... You spam RC.com with that stuff more than all of the collective noobs in a given month asking about shoes, ropes, and how to's...


guangzhou


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potreroed wrote:
My dream was to settle down, after many years of traveling to different climbing areas, in a place with an unlimited number of big unclimbed walls and that's exactly what I've done.

http://magicedspotrerochico.com

Dude... You spam RC.com with that stuff more than all of the collective noobs in a given month asking about shoes, ropes, and how to's...


Considering that it's a great climbing area, I see no issues with it.


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guangzhou wrote:
ObviousTroll wrote:
potreroed wrote:
My dream was to settle down, after many years of traveling to different climbing areas, in a place with an unlimited number of big unclimbed walls and that's exactly what I've done.

http://magicedspotrerochico.com

Dude... You spam RC.com with that stuff more than all of the collective noobs in a given month asking about shoes, ropes, and how to's...


Considering that it's a great climbing area, I see no issues with it.

Excuse me, but if it's so nice why is every picture on the home page such crap?


potreroed


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Obvious Ttroll.


saint_john


Nov 27, 2012, 6:23 AM
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Libbster wrote:
So, Whats your dream?


Your dream should be to get the hell out of Missouri.


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potreroed wrote:
Obvious Ttroll.

Unfortunatly the second you spammed this thread I knew it was going to go off the rails. It was a nice thread concept too.


smallclimber


Nov 28, 2012, 10:53 AM
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Well I know its very cliched and "real climbers" don't aspire to anything so mundane, but secretly I would like to climb Everest. Yes really.
But I never will. I am too weak. I get cold too easily. I weigh about 95 lb so I can't carry enough. I just had kids. I have size 4 feet so what boots would I wear. I might die.
But that would be my dream.


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smallclimber wrote:
Well I know its very cliched and "real climbers" don't aspire to anything so mundane, but secretly I would like to climb Everest. Yes really.
But I never will. I am too weak. I get cold too easily. I weigh about 95 lb so I can't carry enough. I just had kids. I have size 4 feet so what boots would I wear. I might die.
But that would be my dream.

The answer is "Never." Now go climb at El Potrero Chico instead.


smallclimber


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ObviousTroll wrote:
smallclimber wrote:
Well I know its very cliched and "real climbers" don't aspire to anything so mundane, but secretly I would like to climb Everest. Yes really.
But I never will. I am too weak. I get cold too easily. I weigh about 95 lb so I can't carry enough. I just had kids. I have size 4 feet so what boots would I wear. I might die.
But that would be my dream.

The answer is "Never." Now go climb at El Potrero Chico instead.

Cool Actually I did climb there a few years ago and it was pretty good. So porteroed does have a point!


Marylandclimber


Nov 28, 2012, 12:32 PM
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http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XuzNbW95bS4

That's how I feel about climbing,


Libbster


Nov 28, 2012, 3:39 PM
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You should watch these two videos

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=siu6JYqOZ0g

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ym4dGPLd5Ww

Change your perspective


Libbster


Nov 28, 2012, 3:40 PM
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Hahah ya I know Missouri sucks for climbing!


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Nov 29, 2012, 10:53 PM
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smallclimber wrote:
Well I know its very cliched and "real climbers" don't aspire to anything so mundane, but secretly I would like to climb Everest. Yes really.
But I never will. I am too weak. I get cold too easily. I weigh about 95 lb so I can't carry enough. I just had kids. I have size 4 feet so what boots would I wear. I might die.
But that would be my dream.

How is Everest mundane?? It would be scary-awesome! Maybe my secret dream is to learn to ice climb, except I'm not at the stage where I can even admit I want to try that yet. It seems painful.


guangzhou


Nov 29, 2012, 11:43 PM
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SylviaSmile wrote:
smallclimber wrote:
Well I know its very cliched and "real climbers" don't aspire to anything so mundane, but secretly I would like to climb Everest. Yes really.
But I never will. I am too weak. I get cold too easily. I weigh about 95 lb so I can't carry enough. I just had kids. I have size 4 feet so what boots would I wear. I might die.
But that would be my dream.

How is Everest mundane?? It would be scary-awesome! Maybe my secret dream is to learn to ice climb, except I'm not at the stage where I can even admit I want to try that yet. It seems painful.


I am a climber with absolutely zero desire to climb Everest. My secret dream would more likely to free-climb an El-cap route or the Nose in a day.


billcoe_


Dec 4, 2012, 9:23 AM
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ObviousTroll wrote:
Dude... You spam RC.com with that stuff more than all of the collective noobs in a given month asking about shoes, ropes, and how to's...

Dude, Ed was answering the question. Well spoken Ed.

Ed's home crag:



In reply to:
The locals are friendly, the food and beer are cheap, camping is inexpensive or free, access to the big routes is unbelievably short and easy, and best of all, you will not be hampered by overbearing rules and regulations.

Photo borrowed from http://magicedspotrerochico.com/


njrox


Dec 4, 2012, 10:34 AM
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Libbster wrote:
So, Whats your dream?

In relation to RC.com? Hmm... Smile

Go sport climbing with Lena Chita. I want to see those "guns" in real life.


guangzhou


Dec 4, 2012, 5:37 PM
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ObviousTroll wrote:
guangzhou wrote:
ObviousTroll wrote:
potreroed wrote:
My dream was to settle down, after many years of traveling to different climbing areas, in a place with an unlimited number of big unclimbed walls and that's exactly what I've done.

http://magicedspotrerochico.com

Dude... You spam RC.com with that stuff more than all of the collective noobs in a given month asking about shoes, ropes, and how to's...


Considering that it's a great climbing area, I see no issues with it.

Excuse me, but if it's so nice why is every picture on the home page such crap?

He's a climbing, not a photographer.


dynosore


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Climb Devil's Thumb in Alaska with my sons when they're old enough.


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guangzhou wrote:
ObviousTroll wrote:
guangzhou wrote:
ObviousTroll wrote:
potreroed wrote:
My dream was to settle down, after many years of traveling to different climbing areas, in a place with an unlimited number of big unclimbed walls and that's exactly what I've done.

http://magicedspotrerochico.com

Dude... You spam RC.com with that stuff more than all of the collective noobs in a given month asking about shoes, ropes, and how to's...


Considering that it's a great climbing area, I see no issues with it.

Excuse me, but if it's so nice why is every picture on the home page such crap?

He's a climbing, not a photographer.

Unimpressed

I see.


donald949


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Libbster wrote:
So, Whats your dream?
To dirt bag out of my Sub for a couple years. Climb Hike and Kayak from CA to CO to AK, and everywhere in between. Did I mention I have 3 young kids?


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one arm pinky pull up; roadtrip around America and climb


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Libbster wrote:
So, Whats your dream?

To be sick of type 2 fun in the mountains but not regret a moment of it.

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