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by Crankmas
Mon Apr 15, 2013 10:03 am
Forum: Climbing Community
Topic: New Gravel!
Replies: 66
Views: 7277

Re: New Gravel!

Hey Yasmeen, I recalled your mini epic at Oil Crack crag many moons ago last week, I was solo and locked my keys in my truck, fortunately I was in the parking lot at Porters' Marathon and not in the southern nether regions... :)
by Crankmas
Mon Apr 01, 2013 3:54 pm
Forum: Climbing Community
Topic: PMRP road update
Replies: 8
Views: 1053

Re: PMRP road update

Common knowledge it was a disc golfer who burned the kiosk
by Crankmas
Tue Mar 26, 2013 10:19 am
Forum: Climbing Community
Topic: Cops setting up checkpoints
Replies: 56
Views: 8158

Re: Cops setting up checkpoints

Thank you law enforcement, please remove unlicensed and uninsured drivers from the public roadways.
by Crankmas
Thu Mar 21, 2013 1:37 pm
Forum: Climbing Community
Topic: Nice Outside Online arcticle on Muir Valley
Replies: 144
Views: 12072

Re: Nice Outside Online arcticle on Muir Valley

Has anyone ever collected on the steak dinner for getting a photo of a bear on Muir Valley land?
by Crankmas
Fri Mar 01, 2013 4:50 pm
Forum: Sport
Topic: Hitler Condemns Bolting and Sports Climbers....
Replies: 4
Views: 1349

Re: Hitler Condemns Bolting and Sports Climbers....

but we can still climb indoors... proper, please make it safe daddy, we can't have people with balls out fourth classing that
by Crankmas
Fri Feb 15, 2013 11:32 pm
Forum: Climbing Community
Topic: Johnny & Alex Trail Day - Your Opinion Needed
Replies: 34
Views: 3438

Re: Johnny & Alex Trail Day - Your Opinion Needed

Thanks Dust, I know both those shady characters and thanks for not harshing my spelling...
by Crankmas
Fri Feb 15, 2013 11:38 am
Forum: Climbing Community
Topic: Johnny & Alex Trail Day - Your Opinion Needed
Replies: 34
Views: 3438

Re: Johnny & Alex Trail Day - Your Opinion Needed

I realize it of the topic but would it be possible to donate to the Yank the Mank fund Sunday at the Ky ?
by Crankmas
Wed Feb 13, 2013 9:39 am
Forum: Climbing Community
Topic: Captain Static on the Sharp End
Replies: 16
Views: 1961

Re: Captain Static on the Sharp End

Heart felt Thank You! Tireless work over many years, only hope that future generations can be inspired by your efforts as they enjoy the benefits of them.
by Crankmas
Thu Jan 03, 2013 8:56 pm
Forum: More climbing!
Topic: Dreaming
Replies: 24
Views: 5621

Re: Dreaming

My dreams are lame, the New and City of Rocks, with a trad rack too, be nice to tick the Grand Teton on the way back too.
by Crankmas
Thu Dec 13, 2012 8:47 pm
Forum: More climbing!
Topic: Micro Traxion Questions
Replies: 13
Views: 5170

Re: Micro Traxion Questions

serious question, me blah blah I blah blah,
by Crankmas
Thu Dec 13, 2012 1:29 pm
Forum: More climbing!
Topic: Micro Traxion Questions
Replies: 13
Views: 5170

Re: Micro Traxion Questions

Got the Micro yesterday, what do you think of this and if you would tweak it what would you do, the Micro Traxion with two lockers and a quickdraw sling at the belay loop and a Gibbs with a doubled over the shoulder sling off the chest harness. For running training laps on the few routes I can readi...
by Crankmas
Fri Dec 07, 2012 4:58 pm
Forum: More climbing!
Topic: Micro Traxion Questions
Replies: 13
Views: 5170

Micro Traxion Questions

Anyone have any experience or insight on using this as a toprope self-belay device?
by Crankmas
Fri Dec 07, 2012 4:55 pm
Forum: Trad
Topic: The Birthplace of Bold Trad
Replies: 18
Views: 3314

Re: The Birthplace of Bold Trad

Hey Clif, I'm not a geologist though a few climbers I know are, the rock reminds me of the stone like on Half Moon and those type formations rather than say the tiered walls of T-Wall or the Nuttall sandstone of the New, maybe someone educated in that field could enlighten us. Still wild to see Honn...
by Crankmas
Fri Dec 07, 2012 1:50 pm
Forum: Trad
Topic: The Birthplace of Bold Trad
Replies: 18
Views: 3314

Re: The Birthplace of Bold Trad

sorry for the typos but my guess is the rock would be more like the Red than say the New River or T-Wall
by Crankmas
Fri Dec 07, 2012 1:46 pm
Forum: Trad
Topic: The Birthplace of Bold Trad
Replies: 18
Views: 3314

Re: The Birthplace of Bold Trad

I would say its tradition in the literal, where I have read over the years are there are bolts like they refer to but they are large, with rings that again are larger than a typical bolt hanger. The history predates modern protection and then with the influence of Soviet communism on the populace it...