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Eric Triplett

Monrovia, CA
  • 306
    Activities in 2018
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Iron Mountain - Exploring the Pain Cave

Run April 15, 2018
  • 13.7mi
    Distance
  • 7,041ft
    Elevation
  • 3:33:32
    Moving Time
  • 15:30/mi
    Avg Pace
  • 3,095
    Calories
  • 264
    Relative Effort
 
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  1. Alex Sabio
    Alex Sabio

    That is fast! My friend Jona, Nate and Brent were up there. You probably ran into them

  2. Eric Triplett
    Eric Triplett

    I did meet them Alex Sabio Jona took my summit photo. We talked a bit and she seems to be a beast of a climber.

  3. Alex Sabio
    Alex Sabio

    I did Iron Mtn with her when so met you out there. The second time I did Iron I told her about you and finishing in like 4 hours, she didn’t believe me. Lol.

  4. Luke Skywalker
    Luke Skywalker

    Looks awesome--I'll have to check this out! so you recommend long pants/sleeves to avoid yucca?

  5. Eric Triplett
    Eric Triplett

    Alex Sabio I don’t know where Strava is getting 3:33 time from?? My watch read 4hrs flat at the trail sign... weird. 4:24 seems right

  6. Eric Triplett
    Eric Triplett

    Luke Skywalker yes I wear sun sleeves sometimes but was warm today and I made a wrong choice. It really mostly ankle biting scrub but I couldn’t slow down fast enough to avoid a few of the Yucca. Also recommend trekking poles just to keep yourself upright on the descent.

  7. G R.
    G R.

    Ouch! What happened?

  8. Jeff D.
    Jeff D.

    Very nice, dude! Yeah man, Yucca is no joke - but I'd personally choose it over Poison Oak. Ha!!

  9. Eric Triplett
    Eric Triplett

    G RunzMtnz love bites from Yucca. They like to play rough 😂 Looks worse because of my arm swing a little wet wipe back a the car fixed me right up

  10. Eric Triplett
    Eric Triplett

    Jeff Dinkin there was some Poodle Dog to enjoy as well... just can’t get away from the itching and scratching plants in the San Gabriels

  11. Jeff D.
    Jeff D.

    Yikes! That is also nasty stuff!

  12. Alex Sabio
    Alex Sabio

    Don’t know how you do it. Took me 12 hours total...

  13. Luis Garcia
    Luis Garcia

    No pain no gain exemplified!

  14. Luis Garcia
    Luis Garcia

    No pain no gain exemplified!

  15. Bullet P.
    Bullet P.

    Wow, solid run Eric Triplett !!! 💪🏻💪🏻💪🏻

  16. Raina ..
    Raina ..

    Speedy climbing! A little bit to show for it too 😊💪

  17. Ellen K.
    Ellen K.

    Wow...nice pace. Big Iron looks like no joke!

  18. Eric Triplett
    Eric Triplett

    Thanks Bullet Proof! Raina Rausch it wouldn’t be an adventure without a little blood, right? Ellen Kenney definitely no joke, I guess I’d call it equal opportunity suffering no matter how fast or slow one goes.

  19. Max Nunez
    Max Nunez

    This looks awesome. Some serious vert. I’ll take your advice and use poles if I try it!

  20. Hannah Briggs
    Hannah Briggs

    Awesome climb!

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