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by wanderlusted
Mon Aug 03, 2015 8:30 pm
Forum: Lost & Found
Topic: LOST: Metolius Mastercam #4 with Purple Camp Photon Biner
Replies: 0
Views: 641

LOST: Metolius Mastercam #4 with Purple Camp Photon Biner

Lost on Squamish Buttress or at the topout area or descent trail. Small reward if found!

Thank you
by wanderlusted
Sat Aug 01, 2015 8:47 pm
Forum: Squamish Climbing Forum
Topic: best time to climb at Squamish
Replies: 3
Views: 2232

Re: best time to climb at Squamish

I spent a time in Phalaborwa, South Africa from July to August. The midday temps were similar but Phalaborwa was slightly cooler at night. A lot of the multipitch climbs on the chief are in the shade until noon-2pm and there are a lot of crags in the shade. While it doesn't often rain in August, you...
by wanderlusted
Tue Jul 14, 2015 6:21 pm
Forum: Squamish Climbing Forum
Topic: Best to be more discreet
Replies: 9
Views: 4431

Re: Best to be more discreet

I think public shaming is a great way to call out poor behaviour. At least you are doing something about it and spreading awareness.

As a small community, self-enforcement is one of the ways to keep people in check.
by wanderlusted
Fri Jul 03, 2015 12:24 am
Forum: Squamish Climbing Forum
Topic: Mank Patrol
Replies: 105
Views: 117246

Re: Mank Patrol

I mean no disrespect to anyone here, but a loose or missing hanger, or a worn quicklink are the responsibility of all climbers. The SAS and other organizations have done a great job funding, or actually doing the rebolting of older routes with less than sufficient or outdated fixed protection. Plea...
by wanderlusted
Mon Aug 04, 2014 9:16 pm
Forum: Squamish Climbing Forum
Topic: Mank Patrol
Replies: 105
Views: 117246

Re: Mank Patrol

Murrin - Commonwealth - It’s Not Easy Being Green – 5.10a

One of the anchor bolt nuts came off when I was up top setting up a rap. Saved the nut but the washer fell down the crag. I hand tightened the nut back on the bolt and put climbing tape around it with the note "Nut loose/no use"