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Location: CO : CO Ice & Mixed : RMNP - Mixed/Ice : Long's Peak/Mt. Meeker Cirq... : Dark Star (probably not Rig... (WI3+ M5-)
By: Tom Halicki When: Jun 27, 2015

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Comments: Rossiter calls this Right Chimney in the new RMNP guide. What he calls Dark Star is not listed on mountainproject. The new guide has a photo marking what Rossiter considers Dark Star and none of the photos under this route description are from that line. Basically, after going up the initial snow slopes right of the Flying Buttress, go behind the buttress to the right. The photo I've attached is from what Rossiter considers Dark Star. I make no claims; I'm just pointing out the co... more >>

Location: CO : South Platte : Buffalo Creek : Top Of The World : Ragnarok : Fun Climb 101 (5.8)
By: Tom Halicki When: Nov 23, 2014

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Comments: Be aware that in 2013 there were falcons active in a nest below the massive roof just right of the belay at the end of the second pitch. The nest is evident in the photo in the Haas guide, which was published earlier, so it seems to be used repeatedly. Interesting that none of the previous commenters mentioned falcons. We declined to climb because of the proximity of the nest to the route and opted to return in the fall. If you climb in the fall, there is a lot of hunting in the area, so con... more >>

Location: CO : Alpine Rock : RMNP - Rock : The Golden Shower Wall : Pushing Two Hundred (3rd)
By: Tom Halicki When: Aug 23, 2010

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Comments: Bad idea. Not very mature judgment.

Location: WV : Franklin Gorge : Main Wall : Contact Zone : Bircham's Beach (5.10b)
By: Tom Halicki When: Apr 27, 2010

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Comments: Someone can correct me, but I was under the impression that this route is named after/by John Burcham, the photographer.

Location: CO : CO Ice & Mixed : RMNP - Mixed/Ice : Bear Lake Trailheads : Emerald Lake / Tyndall Gorg... : ... : Hallett Chimney, AI5 M5 (M5+)
By: Tom Halicki When: May 10, 2009

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Comments: Was up Friday the 8th to check out the route. See for recent photos and video of conditions.

Location: NY : The Gunks : The Trapps : g. V3 - Middle Earth : V-3 (5.7) : Photo
By: Tom Halicki When: Mar 3, 2009

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Comments: Glad to see Becky is still cranking since she left DC ages ago.

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