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kennyt

climber
Woodfords,California
Feb 4, 2013 - 04:52pm PT
cool, thanks for the info.
Ron Anderson

Trad climber
Soon to be Nipple suckling Liberal
Feb 4, 2013 - 04:55pm PT
I found the topo pic over at mp,,,Looks like some cool routes!
Chim-Chim

climber
Feb 4, 2013 - 04:56pm PT
Laine, would you be willing to add some information for the guide that I'm finishing up? It's still in a really "fluid" state so additions or five would be kinda nice and easy to place. My graphic designer and I haven't worked on the photo topos so a standard hasn't been set. All the drawn topos are done and I plan on spending a day or two working on the photos to finish this thing up. So if your interested let me know how to get your contributions so people can take advantage of the hard work that you have been doing.
Also Ron since you have a font of historical information I was wondering if you would consider adding some narratives to "flesh" out the guide. Much Appresh!
And Burn... if it looks good let's go out there tomorrow. D.K. Aka Milt
Ron Anderson

Trad climber
Soon to be Nipple suckling Liberal
Feb 4, 2013 - 05:00pm PT
Sure Milt! Just lemme know what and how you would like..
Chim-Chim

climber
Feb 4, 2013 - 05:06pm PT
Thanks, Ron I have two spots in mind right now more when I see how the book pages out. Storm Trooper Wall is the first with some stuff about Dano and P.C., the second place is Woodcutter's Wall some info about the missing flake climb would be kinda cool. D.K.
Ron Anderson

Trad climber
Soon to be Nipple suckling Liberal
Feb 4, 2013 - 05:10pm PT
Alrighty then,, via email? And the missing flake- being the "wind flake" i take it? I knew it wouldnt last,, but it was FUN!
Laine

Trad climber
Reno, NV
Feb 4, 2013 - 05:17pm PT
Dan - sure I'd be happy to provide the info in whatever format you want, I just need to know how you'd like it presented. I've not done hand drawn stuff, but I understand from a printing cost perspective if you'd prefer black and white over color. Conversely, if you want photo topos, I can provide raw files so you and your designer can decide how best to display them. We should chat about it in person sometime soon. Maybe I can take a day off before this weather moves in and meet you guys up at the fords.
moosedrool

Trad climber
lost, far away from Poland
Feb 4, 2013 - 05:24pm PT
Chim-Chim, what would really be cool if you could incorporate first-hand stories from the early explorers of the region. I mean, not only the history of first ascends, but also some "just stories" that would make make the reader emotionally engaged. Add some color to it. All the guides I read are pretty dry. There is some background history included, for sure, but they often lack the fire. But maybe I am a sucker for a good story ;)
Chim-Chim

climber
Feb 4, 2013 - 05:27pm PT
Gents that would be awesome. I'm meeting up will the graphic desighner and I'll ask himm what he thinks. I'll get the details. Laine your photo topos look great and it may give him some ideas about how to proceed with my photos. I may have the both of you have you email directly to Mike K. he's great... doesn't climb but he gets it. Also some nice action photos past and present would be nice to tie every thing together. Dan
T Hocking

Trad climber
Redding, Ca
Feb 4, 2013 - 05:29pm PT
^^^
+1
I bet Ron has some doozies!!!
Chim-Chim

climber
Feb 4, 2013 - 05:29pm PT
MooseDrool you're clairvoyent.
Ron Anderson

Trad climber
Soon to be Nipple suckling Liberal
Feb 4, 2013 - 05:29pm PT
What ever you want and or need shall be my desire to fulfill. The least i can do after your on going intense efforts i KNOW youve put out..
moosedrool

Trad climber
lost, far away from Poland
Feb 4, 2013 - 05:33pm PT
MooseDrool you're clairvoyent

Hey, no name calling ;)
Chim-Chim

climber
Feb 4, 2013 - 05:34pm PT
Gratzee!
pvalchev

Social climber
Mountain View, CA / Calgary, AB
Feb 4, 2013 - 06:03pm PT
A few shots from yesterday, perfect weather, at least 3 parties! Still only scratched the surface...

Sun Wall middle:
Sun Wall, middle
Sun Wall, middle
Credit: pvalchev

O.U.L.D.
O.U.L.D. @ Woodfords
O.U.L.D. @ Woodfords
Credit: pvalchev

Sun Wall left (my favorite route at Woodfords so far):
Sun Wall left &#40;5.10c&#41; @ Woodfords
Sun Wall left (5.10c) @ Woodfords
Credit: pvalchev
kennyt

climber
Woodfords,California
Feb 4, 2013 - 06:05pm PT
Nice.
Ron Anderson

Trad climber
Soon to be Nipple suckling Liberal
Feb 4, 2013 - 06:07pm PT
PValchev,,,That first shot of Sunwall is a magnificent angle!
BurnRockBurn

climber
South of Black Rock City (CC,NV)
Feb 4, 2013 - 08:08pm PT
Laine
Nice looking routes. Glad someone put those up. Eyed those back in 07-08 but didn't make it happen.
Chim
Do you want to hit those and do a hand drawing tomorrow?
Shawn
T Hocking

Trad climber
Redding, Ca
Feb 4, 2013 - 08:16pm PT
Action shots!!!
Now we're talkin.
Thanks PVal.
Ron Anderson

Trad climber
Soon to be Nipple suckling Liberal
Feb 4, 2013 - 09:14pm PT
bring a sling and TIE THAT BUSH off!!!
bring a sling and TIE THAT BUSH off!!!
Credit: Ron Anderson

Credit: Ron Anderson

the canyon was still in ash from the acorn fire...
the canyon was still in ash from the acorn fire...
Credit: Ron Anderson


Credit: Ron Anderson


the second actual pitch- the first being low 5 or 4th class <br/>
 <br/>
up th...
the second actual pitch- the first being low 5 or 4th class

up the offwidth.
Credit: Ron Anderson

interesting finish in the OW slot pitch three "Suicide falls left" FA
interesting finish in the OW slot pitch three "Suicide falls left" FA
Credit: Ron Anderson

Cildren of the sun,, 5.10 R  Whites Wall  june 78  B Nagel, RA
Cildren of the sun,, 5.10 R Whites Wall june 78 B Nagel, RA
Credit: Ron Anderson

Credit: Ron Anderson

Credit: Ron Anderson

Credit: Ron Anderson

Credit: Ron Anderson

These are all woodsford, mostly fas ill re-explain any ya like Dan..
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