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by hamsco
Fri Jan 23, 2015 10:51 pm
Forum: Climbing Community
Topic: Breaks Interstate Park
Replies: 15
Views: 2898

Re: Breaks Interstate Park

I went there in the late 90s and down along the loop trail were bolted sport lines. And when i climbed a crack it had bolted anchors.
by hamsco
Thu Mar 27, 2014 2:51 pm
Forum: Climbing Community
Topic: USFS Ticketing on Bald Rock - help needed
Replies: 22
Views: 4383

Re: USFS Ticketing on Bald Rock - help needed

The connecting road between 1036 and New Virginia Rd. is what I was calling "Little Sinking Rd". The gate in question was close to the 1036 intersection. That it was installed by a private party (with FS permission) is a surprise to me. That it was removed by "others" is even a bigger surprise!
by hamsco
Sun Mar 09, 2014 9:39 am
Forum: Climbing Community
Topic: USFS Ticketing on Bald Rock - help needed
Replies: 22
Views: 4383

Re: USFS Ticketing on Bald Rock - help needed

Yes, the FS did close one side of Little Sinking Creek, with a large Yellow gate. But they forgot that there was private property, which was accessed on that road behind the gate, and so they had to remove it. Another waste of our tax dollars. For those who don't know Little Sinking is close to wher...
by hamsco
Thu Feb 27, 2014 6:44 am
Forum: Trad
Topic: Spiny Norman
Replies: 6
Views: 2237

Re: Spiny Norman

I have always thought the picture in Toto was Spiny Norman. I might have tried it but could never find the start. I was looking from the ground, left of the ledge.
by hamsco
Thu Feb 20, 2014 10:25 pm
Forum: Front Page
Topic: Top Routes for the Grade at the RRG
Replies: 44
Views: 133277

Re: Top Routes for the Grade at the RRG

IMHO Scabies is unworthy of any Love.

Better 9s abound
Slide
Dyn-o-mite
Send me on my way
by hamsco
Thu Feb 20, 2014 3:26 pm
Forum: Front Page
Topic: Top Routes for the Grade at the RRG
Replies: 44
Views: 133277

Re: Top Routes for the Grade at the RRG

You have lost me on the uncool list.

If they are really "uncool" Then Scabies is perfect! But Toxic is a 5 star mega classic !
by hamsco
Wed Feb 19, 2014 8:56 pm
Forum: Front Page
Topic: Top Routes for the Grade at the RRG
Replies: 44
Views: 133277

Re: Top Routes for the Grade at the RRG

Central Scrutinizer for 5.9 (So it's mixed, big deal)
Brown Eyed Girl for 10
Bandolier for 11a

For an 8 go climb Arachnid , cause it's so much fun !
by hamsco
Sat Feb 15, 2014 5:51 pm
Forum: Trad
Topic: Tower of Power Repeated!
Replies: 51
Views: 11667

Re: Tower of Power Repeated!

Larry, You know Keith is not a man. He is an Animal!
by hamsco
Wed Jun 12, 2013 4:55 pm
Forum: Trad
Topic: Notice to Tradies
Replies: 29
Views: 9766

Re: Notice to Tradies

I will gladly donate hardware, if needed.
Thanks Mike squared.
by hamsco
Mon Jun 03, 2013 2:33 pm
Forum: Climbing Community
Topic: Cops setting up checkpoints
Replies: 56
Views: 7513

Re: Cops setting up checkpoints

One of the Lee county locations is "Shoemaker Ridge Road at Old Fincastle Road"

This is the access to the new Miller Fork climbing area !!
by hamsco
Mon May 27, 2013 11:07 pm
Forum: Front Page
Topic: Which is better?
Replies: 49
Views: 160511

Re: Which is better?

You gotta be kidding me.
by hamsco
Sat Dec 08, 2012 11:58 am
Forum: Trad
Topic: The Birthplace of Bold Trad
Replies: 18
Views: 3009

Re: The Birthplace of Bold Trad

Think of the Red if we had a no chalk ethic.......
by hamsco
Thu Nov 24, 2011 10:01 am
Forum: Climbing Community
Topic: Ushering in a Grade
Replies: 27
Views: 2193

Re: Ushering in a Grade

5.8 was Arachnid....Tom Siebert, Larry Day
by hamsco
Tue May 17, 2011 4:18 pm
Forum: Front Page
Topic: Take a vote
Replies: 36
Views: 98773

Re: Take a vote

Is Dru the "random Dude" ??
by hamsco
Tue May 17, 2011 2:46 pm
Forum: Front Page
Topic: Take a vote
Replies: 36
Views: 98773

Re: Take a vote

What is the Red coming to ?
Next we will be bolting faces that go with gear.