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by japones
Tue Jan 03, 2017 8:11 pm
Forum: Climbing Community
Topic: Lago Linda / Cheap Cabins
Replies: 3
Views: 9884

Re: Lago Linda / Cheap Cabins

DrRockso wrote:The hostel at Sky Bridge station is $17 a night. Located conveniently 5 min from Muir Valley, close to Northern Gorge Crags, and 15 to 20 min from Miller/PMRP
More importantly, they have a microwave and draft beer.
by japones
Thu Aug 22, 2013 10:25 am
Forum: Lost in the woods
Topic: backpacking/climbing in South America
Replies: 7
Views: 2330

Re: backpacking/climbing in South America

There's a highway that runs from Santiago, Chile through the mountains (pass at Portillo) on through down to alta patagonia. Bariloche is the most incredible area I've ever had the privelege to visit, in terms of skiing, hiking, and food. Unfortunately, I was not climbing at the time, so I cannot sp...
by japones
Sat Dec 29, 2012 2:25 am
Forum: Trad
Topic: true story
Replies: 94
Views: 10234

Re: true story

And then don't spray about them. New routes to onsight with absolutely no prior information are becoming less scarce all of the time. An argument could be made that by documenting your ascents and publishing them you are robbing the next generation of explorers of the opportunity to have the same e...
by japones
Tue Nov 20, 2012 1:17 pm
Forum: Training/Nutrition/Injuries
Topic: Mental Recovery
Replies: 9
Views: 2168

Re: Mental Recovery

This past April I was sport climbing in the Red when I heard a loud pop in my ankle. I wasn't doing anything crazy, just doing the normal stand-up-on-a-foothold move I've done thousands of times on a sport route in the Red. I've done countless "more dangerous" things like trad climbing, bouldering ...
by japones
Sat Nov 17, 2012 1:24 am
Forum: Lost in the woods
Topic: Route to the left of glide
Replies: 6
Views: 1784

Re: Route to the left of glide

I don't want the FA if that's what it was. If you were the equipper and you left behind some bail biners, I'm happy to return them. There were two on the same bolt (both in good condition). It was fun route, definitely nothing breaking off up high, but that first bolt is funky. I got the feeling the...
by japones
Tue Nov 13, 2012 10:43 pm
Forum: Lost in the woods
Topic: Route to the left of glide
Replies: 6
Views: 1784

Route to the left of glide

Anybody know what the route to the left of glide is? It's at the boneyard just after the trail makes a left (coming from animal crackers) and is about 30ft before glide, gorilla, etc. Felt 11c-ish. It's on an arete, has some lichen and is somewhat technical.
by japones
Sat Nov 03, 2012 4:04 pm
Forum: Hooking Up
Topic: Columbus Any Weekend; also winter month Dec 7- Jan 7
Replies: 3
Views: 924

Columbus Any Weekend; also winter month Dec 7- Jan 7

I have my own gear, and no car. I have gas money & a catch that's softer than charmin. I'm in Columbus, Ohio. Message or email [email protected].com. Any weekend, Thursday Night-need to be back monday morning by 6am. Day trips cool, too. Don't like to lead? I'll lead. Like to lead? That's cool too....
by japones
Thu Oct 25, 2012 1:44 am
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: Looking for trad rack, quickdraws, rope.
Replies: 0
Views: 295

Looking for trad rack, quickdraws, rope.

Feel free to email me at [email protected]. Only interested in ropes 60m+.
I'll be down at the red this weekend, and am there ~every other weekend.