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by jrathfon
Fri Aug 12, 2011 11:00 pm
Forum: Climbing Community
Topic: Rain Day JATrail Day
Replies: 5
Views: 1075

Re: Rain Day JATrail Day

Weather.com sucks... Try a real weather site. Thanks, I looked at three, .com, .gov, and wunderground. This was also Thursday, and they were all saying something like 60-70% thunder storms, not scattered. There was no rain information for the trail day on the sites, and well, I'd like to plan ahead...
by jrathfon
Thu Aug 11, 2011 11:34 am
Forum: Climbing Community
Topic: Register for Johnny & Alex Trail Day!
Replies: 6
Views: 89089

Re: Register for Johnny & Alex Trail Day!

What's the rain contingency plan? Sorry about posting another thread, should have just posted here first. 70% T-storms:

http://www.weather.com/weather/tenday/USKY1339
by jrathfon
Thu Aug 11, 2011 11:23 am
Forum: Climbing Community
Topic: Rain Day JATrail Day
Replies: 5
Views: 1075

Rain Day JATrail Day

What's the rain day policy for the Johnny and Alex Trail Day? I searched over at the rrgcc website and the event post. Not looking so great, 70% t-storms:

http://www.weather.com/weather/tenday/USKY1339
by jrathfon
Fri Jun 24, 2011 12:55 pm
Forum: Front Page
Topic: A Call to no more PROJECT draws on FS land.
Replies: 22
Views: 117131

Re: A Call to no more PROJECT draws on FS land.

climb2core wrote:The only thing more girlish at the crag that day was your figure.
Did somebody say Dru was looking girlish while climbing at Rocksport wearing a sport's bra?

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by jrathfon
Fri Jun 03, 2011 10:38 am
Forum: Climbing Community
Topic: LouBrew! A new Louisville nanobrewery!
Replies: 11
Views: 1488

Re: LouBrew! A new Louisville nanobrewery!

climb2core wrote:
dustonian wrote:You should open one in Lex... we need it here!! Or Slade for that matter!!! Oh, wait.... that dry county thing. Wolfe?
I might spend a $100 for a mug if I could go drink beer in it after a day of climbing...
There's always Rocksport and Hester's and the limestone in Cherokee!
by jrathfon
Fri Jun 03, 2011 10:25 am
Forum: Climbing Community
Topic: LouBrew! A new Louisville nanobrewery!
Replies: 11
Views: 1488

Re: LouBrew! A new Louisville nanobrewery!

Pigsteak: A nano is community defined as brewers brewing on a system of about 3-4 barrels or less. And there are actually people already calling themselves "pico" breweries, generally these are people commercially brewing around 10 gallons per batch. I'm starting on a single barrel system, which is ...
by jrathfon
Thu Jun 02, 2011 1:08 pm
Forum: Climbing Community
Topic: LouBrew! A new Louisville nanobrewery!
Replies: 11
Views: 1488

LouBrew! A new Louisville nanobrewery!

Hey Fellow Climbers, I am starting a new Louisville nanobrewery called "LouBrew" that will create brews with a hand-crafted, single barrel spirit. We will offer a continually rotating variety of unique recipes to satisfy every beer connoisseur's appetite. I am getting started with a unique fundraisi...
by jrathfon
Fri May 27, 2011 1:19 pm
Forum: Trad
Topic: Number 5 Camalots at the Red
Replies: 28
Views: 5250

Re: Number 5 Camalots at the Red

ya, ok joe, you are SUCH a badass, i fawn all over you.... ooooooooo.

i've never had to lead that section, just did the top, but every other climber/partner i've seen on that thing places the #5 for the exit chimney/start lieback crux move for a nice TR high piece, your experience may vary.
by jrathfon
Tue May 24, 2011 11:41 am
Forum: Trad
Topic: Number 5 Camalots at the Red
Replies: 28
Views: 5250

Re: Number 5 Camalots at the Red

the lorax tree, dip wall
inhibitor
by jrathfon
Wed Apr 13, 2011 2:18 pm
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: Gear For Sale
Replies: 0
Views: 442

Gear For Sale

Cleaning out the closet again: For Sale (in order): one right black petzl ascender (identical to blue, for covert ops and such) $40 (MSRP $70) one ALL stainless steel SMC J-shaped rappel rack with hyper bar $75 (MSRP $130) These are in excellent working condition, there's a bit of mud on these (that...
by jrathfon
Wed Apr 06, 2011 3:41 pm
Forum: Front Page
Topic: I think Hugh left his gear up on Orange Juice!
Replies: 41
Views: 108274

Re: I think Hugh left his gear up on Orange Juice!

i just want to find a syc gnar proj to get siked on and leave fixed mank, preferably in the the wilderness with my new clean ascent hammer drill:

http://www.alpinist.com/doc/web11w/ms-ss-drilling-time
by jrathfon
Wed Apr 06, 2011 3:27 pm
Forum: Front Page
Topic: I think Hugh left his gear up on Orange Juice!
Replies: 41
Views: 108274

Re: I think Hugh left his gear up on Orange Juice!

gnarly doesn't apply to climbing? i guess it's just [siked] then?
by jrathfon
Wed Apr 06, 2011 1:49 pm
Forum: Front Page
Topic: I think Hugh left his gear up on Orange Juice!
Replies: 41
Views: 108274

Re: I think Hugh left his gear up on Orange Juice!

Simply, short for gnarly.

http://www.urbandictionary.com/define.php?term=gnar
http://www.urbandictionary.com/define.p ... nar%20gnar

Typically referring to pow-pow (powdery snow), a la "shredding the gnar" or "floating the pow-pow".
by jrathfon
Wed Apr 06, 2011 1:32 pm
Forum: Front Page
Topic: I think Hugh left his gear up on Orange Juice!
Replies: 41
Views: 108274

Re: I think Hugh left his gear up on Orange Juice!

The original poster and their partner actually did us a favor. PLEASE do not leave fixed gear, including draws and trad gear, at Funk Rock City or Wall of Denial, etc. as these Crags are in Clifty Wilderness Area . So how are we spose'da send our gnar-gnar proj's then? http://www.xtranormal.com/wat...