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Dirk on the 2nd crux on Kaga Tondo's north pillar route

Average Rating = 3.00/5 Dirk on the 2nd crux on Kaga Tondo's north pillar route

This beautiful 2400ft route is probably the longest route on sandstone in the world. It is a 15-pitch climb rated 5.10 (b?) with a very consistent rating (no pitch below 5.8) and no gear installed except for most of the anchors. Cracks are mostly horizont
Submitted by: elcapske on 2002-03-13
Views: 749 | Votes: 4 | Comments: 0
Heinz and Paul on the summit of Wangel Debridu

Average Rating = 3.29/5 Heinz and Paul on the summit of Wangel Debridu

The normal-route on Wangel Debridu is an 800ft trad climb rated IV+ (about 5.7) and an ideal climb to get used to the rounded holds which are typical for climbing on this type of rock. From the summit we had a magnificent view over the vast desert plains.
Submitted by: elcapske on 2002-03-13
Views: 581 | Votes: 7 | Comment: 1
'Killer Wolf' Grade 21 (5.10d), Centurian, Australia

Average Rating = 3.96/5 'Killer Wolf' Grade 21 (5.10d), Centurian, Australia

Lee pulls through the naturally protected roof down low on this crag classic at Centurian Walls, Grampians. Photo Neil Monteith 35mm Slide
Submitted by: orangeoverhang on 2002-03-13
Views: 578 | Votes: 24 | Comments: 5
Caterpillar 5.7

Average Rating = 0.00/5 Caterpillar 5.7

Located smack dab in the middle of David's Castle wall is this obvious chimney. A great 5.7 climb - either trad with easy gear placements, or set up your toprope in the cave at the top.
Submitted by: bulldog on 2002-03-10
Views: 876 | Comments: 0
'Picking Plums' Grade 20 (5.10b), Gondwanaland, Australia

Average Rating = 3.88/5 'Picking Plums' Grade 20 (5.10b), Gondwanaland, Australia

Nick McKinnon seconds the first ascent of this grit stone like crack route in the Grampians. Photo Neil Monteith Sony Digital
Submitted by: orangeoverhang on 2002-03-08
Views: 511 | Votes: 16 | Comments: 6
Mirror Wall

Average Rating = 3.90/5 Mirror Wall

Located in Co Clare, trad climbing on limestone ranging from 5.11b-512c - E4/5(6a)-E6(6c)
Submitted by: cass on 2002-03-08
Views: 724 | Votes: 10 | Comment: 1
Sam in Epi's Chimney

Average Rating = 2.83/5 Sam in Epi's Chimney

Sam Linzell squeezes up a section of Epinepherine's (5.9) chimney.
Submitted by: gripped on 2002-03-07
Views: 480 | Votes: 6 | Comments: 0
John Keller leads V3 (5.7)

Average Rating = 3.00/5 John Keller leads V3 (5.7)

John Keller at the top of the eponymous "V" slot of V3 (5.7).
Submitted by: gripped on 2002-03-07
Views: 509 | Votes: 4 | Comments: 0
Brooke on Inverted Layback

Average Rating = 2.71/5 Brooke on Inverted Layback

Brooke deals with the burly crux of Inverted Layback (5.9). Photo snapped by the belayer.
Submitted by: gripped on 2002-03-07
Views: 578 | Votes: 7 | Comments: 0
Brooke on CCK

Average Rating = 3.40/5 Brooke on CCK

Brooke ponders the crack after the delicate traverse on CCK (5.7).
Submitted by: gripped on 2002-03-07
Views: 454 | Votes: 5 | Comments: 0
Sam on Directississima

Average Rating = 2.12/5 Sam on Directississima

Sam Linzell cranks through the thin crux moves of Directississima (5.10b).
Submitted by: gripped on 2002-03-07
Views: 490 | Votes: 8 | Comments: 0
Brooke on South Face of North Dome

Average Rating = 2.80/5 Brooke on South Face of North Dome

Brooke climbs the sweet and long finger crack on the South Face route (5.7). Sam Linzell and Brooke Hoyer are completing their Royal Arches to South Face of North Dome link up that provides a couple thousand feet of climbing.
Submitted by: gripped on 2002-03-07
Views: 834 | Votes: 5 | Comments: 0
Brooke on Crack of Dawn (10a)

Average Rating = 3.00/5 Brooke on Crack of Dawn (10a)

Brooke jams the moderate hand crack above the crux of Crack of Dawn (5.10a).
Submitted by: gripped on 2002-03-07
Views: 548 | Votes: 4 | Comments: 0
Brooke on Andromeda Strain (10a)

Average Rating = 3.25/5 Brooke on Andromeda Strain (10a)

Brooke lays back the burly upper section of Andromeda Strain (5.10a) at Roadside crag.
Submitted by: gripped on 2002-03-07
Views: 467 | Votes: 4 | Comments: 0
John Keller leads Arachnid (5.8)

Average Rating = 2.43/5 John Keller leads Arachnid (5.8)

John Keller powers through the crux undercling traverse of Arachnid (5.8) at Tower Rock.
Submitted by: gripped on 2002-03-07
Views: 480 | Votes: 7 | Comments: 0
John Keller leads Dicey at Best (5.8+)

Average Rating = 2.80/5 John Keller leads Dicey at Best (5.8+)

John Keller powers up the somewhat wide Dicey at Best (5.8+) at Lower Small Wall.
Submitted by: gripped on 2002-03-07
Views: 385 | Votes: 5 | Comments: 0
Sam Linzell higher on Doppler Effect (10b)

Average Rating = 3.86/5 Sam Linzell higher on Doppler Effect (10b)

Sam Linzell leads the cool finger crack above the crux of Doppler Effect (5.10b) at Sky Bridge Ridge.
Submitted by: gripped on 2002-03-07
Views: 488 | Votes: 7 | Comments: 0
Sam Linzell on Doppler Effect (10b)

Average Rating = 3.50/5 Sam Linzell on Doppler Effect (10b)

Sam Linzell leads the hand crack below the crux on Doppler Effect (5.10b) at Sky Bridge Ridge.
Submitted by: gripped on 2002-03-07
Views: 469 | Votes: 2 | Comments: 0
atg200 rope soloing Kansas City A1

Average Rating = 2.88/5 atg200 rope soloing Kansas City A1

A friend took this black and white of me while I was rope soloing the huge Kansas City roof at the Gunks. It is either a hard 5.12 free climb, or a wonderful A1 crack with bomber gear. I am hanging completely horizontal in the picture.
Submitted by: atg200 on 2002-03-07
Views: 508 | Votes: 8 | Comments: 0
Ailladie

Average Rating = 3.50/5 Ailladie

Ailladie is an 800m long limestone sea cliff with routes varying in height from 8m to 30m. The rock is steep with sharp incut holds and most routes take crack lines. Protection is reasonable. There are no bolts and very few fixed pegs. Many of the routes
Submitted by: cass on 2002-03-07
Views: 775 | Votes: 2 | Comments: 0
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