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by Saxman
Mon Jan 30, 2017 7:01 pm
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: Call for Submissions: In the RED
Replies: 22
Views: 3132

Re: Call for Submissions: In the RED

by Saxman
Mon Aug 04, 2014 10:44 am
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: Gear in Lexington?
Replies: 2
Views: 643

Re: Gear in Lexington?

J&H on Moore Dr or Miguel's in the gorge.
by Saxman
Thu Jun 05, 2014 8:23 pm
Forum: Trad
Topic: Woody's Wall
Replies: 3
Views: 1682

Woody's Wall

Has anyone been to this crag in the last 20 years? Lander ticked routes from 1994.
by Saxman
Mon Dec 16, 2013 8:34 pm
Forum: Lost in the woods
Topic: Matrix wall???
Replies: 8
Views: 2537

Re: Matrix wall???

The trick is not to realize you don't know where it is. You simply have understand that it is not you who doesn't know where the wall is, but that the wall doesn't know where you are. When the wall finds you, you will be able to climb there.
by Saxman
Mon Oct 28, 2013 7:59 pm
Forum: More climbing!
Topic: 0 for 2 with Climbing Guides
Replies: 10
Views: 3458

Re: 0 for 2 with Climbing Guides

Maybe guides have been burned too many times by clients who overstate their abilities and they have to lowball everything to make sure there is a huge safety window?
by Saxman
Sun Sep 15, 2013 4:09 pm
Forum: Lost in the woods
Topic: Directions to Area 6
Replies: 7
Views: 2610

Re: Directions to Area 6

If you're around enough to need to go to the area then you should already know where it is. I can't see anyone being active with the coalition, friendly with the local developers, and having climbed all the 4 and 5 star routes in the online guidebook, and not be told where it is. Be friendly, be pos...
by Saxman
Wed Sep 11, 2013 1:39 pm
Forum: Front Page
Topic: Rocktoberfest Event and Volunteer Registration
Replies: 8
Views: 128433

Re: Rocktoberfest Event and Volunteer Registration

Tired of seeing the same people end up volunteering the whole weekend to fill holes. Come on people, we need more volunteers. You can only bullshit with the vendors and your friends so long. No one should have to work more than one shift unless they just want to in order to help the RRGCC.
by Saxman
Sun Aug 18, 2013 6:06 pm
Forum: Sport
Topic: Miller Fork
Replies: 125
Views: 15930

Re: Miller Fork

Can someone explain the 6' wide trail mentioned that is not an old or new oil road?
by Saxman
Wed Jul 24, 2013 9:23 am
Forum: Trad
Topic: A Not So First Ascent - What did we climb?
Replies: 22
Views: 7015

Re: A Not So First Ascent - What did we climb?

Wolf wrote:Hey Saxman, what's the percentage chance we're at Eagle Point Buttress?
That's what I get for assuming Artsay is perfect. My worldview was crushed that day. I still haven't fully recovered.
by Saxman
Tue Jul 23, 2013 3:00 pm
Forum: Trad
Topic: A Not So First Ascent - What did we climb?
Replies: 22
Views: 7015

Re: A Not So First Ascent - What did we climb?

Good reason to always keep a smart phone with you and use a topo program. Even in tree cover you will get good enough accuracy to pinpoint location and no cell signal is needed.
by Saxman
Wed Jul 10, 2013 8:56 pm
Forum: Front Page
Topic: Bleed Red
Replies: 66
Views: 166794

Re: Bleed Red

I'll donate after the tour is over. Have to give the HGH time to dissipate.
by Saxman
Tue Jul 09, 2013 10:51 pm
Forum: Climbing Community
Topic: PMRP and MFRP Road damaged during storm
Replies: 7
Views: 1554

Re: PMRP and MFRP Road damaged during storm

So if someone drives into Sore Heal early in a car they are in for a rude awakening when they try to drive out.
by Saxman
Mon Jul 01, 2013 9:58 am
Forum: Front Page
Topic: thank you
Replies: 23
Views: 157595

Re: thank you

Incredible job Paul.
by Saxman
Fri Jun 21, 2013 10:07 pm
Forum: Lost in the woods
Topic: Chucklehead/Good Gravy
Replies: 5
Views: 2036

Re: Chucklehead/Good Gravy

We put a cairn there last April. Guess someone decided it wasn't necessary.
by Saxman
Sat Apr 27, 2013 1:43 pm
Forum: Climbing Community
Topic: Ticks are bad this year
Replies: 31
Views: 4833

Re: Ticks are bad this year

climb2core wrote:I heat up the tweezers with a lighter first. They come out easier when there ass is on fire.
Bad advice. Applying heat causes the tick to vomit what is in it's digestive tract greatly increasing your risk of an infection. Dustin has the right beta. Tweezers with slow gentle pull.