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Roadside open?

Postby matthewcroberts » Tue Jun 24, 2014 7:14 pm

Just drove by (June 24,2014) and the closed sign is gone, replaced by a yes we are open. Good news or vandalism?
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Re: Roadside open?

Postby dustonian » Tue Jun 24, 2014 7:51 pm

Looks like a new website is in the works, which is promising...
http://grainingfork.org/

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Re: Roadside open?

Postby One-Fall » Tue Jun 24, 2014 9:30 pm

Whoa.
Can't we all just get along?
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Re: Roadside open?

Postby ynp1 » Tue Jun 24, 2014 11:02 pm

Did you go climb there? I would have...
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Re: Roadside open?

Postby climb2core » Tue Jun 24, 2014 11:30 pm

Looks like a permit system and waivers will be required. I'd say best not to climb there until directives have been clarified by the owners.
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Re: Roadside open?

Postby clif » Wed Jun 25, 2014 8:21 am

I think they/the owners deserve a lot of credit for not only considering reopening but also for making the hard decision to close it in the first place, for all our benefit.
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Re: Roadside open?

Postby milspecmark » Wed Jun 25, 2014 9:55 am

after 5 april fools joke threads, i will have to go verify. lol
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Re: Roadside open?

Postby DriskellHR » Wed Jun 25, 2014 1:13 pm

Clif I agree with ya. However the way they closed it was kinda lame. But they were justified in doing so given the abuse the land endured. Glad to see some movement. Anyone that opens private land to climbing is good in my book. (Whatever that's worth)


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Re: Roadside open?

Postby Cromper » Wed Jun 25, 2014 3:03 pm

From what I have heard earlier this year, Grant got bought out.
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Re: Roadside open?

Postby Ascentionist » Thu Jun 26, 2014 8:47 am

That's what I heard too and from a pretty reliable source.
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Re: Roadside open?

Postby cliftongifford » Sat Jun 28, 2014 1:55 pm

Roadside is NOT open! Just talked to the owner, and said he knew nothing about the sign being tore down and that it was open again... Way to mess it up again (whoever did this), he had intentions on opening back to the public very soon, but I would doubt it now. When will the climbing community stop the bullshit shenanigans, and have some respect for the owners of private property. Hopefully we can find out who the jackass is that decided he/she had the right to open someone else's land to climbers and vandalize property.
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Re: Roadside open?

Postby sharon9999 » Sat Jun 28, 2014 6:40 pm

A climber did this, NOT the climbing community. Why would you blame the whole community for the act of one vandal???
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Re: Roadside open?

Postby mjkusn01 » Sat Jun 28, 2014 7:21 pm

It was Sharon.
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Re: Roadside open?

Postby sharon9999 » Sat Jun 28, 2014 7:29 pm

Shhhhhhhh, don't tell!
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Re: Roadside open?

Postby krampus » Sat Jun 28, 2014 9:45 pm

I can not believe that someone would do such a horrible thing. And to think that unbeknownst to us, they were so close to reopening it. I don't even know what to think, or how to respond to such childish idiocy, science friction has been at the top of my to do list for years now. After much searching, I have found the website that best sums up my internal dialog
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