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Gollum on the first ascent

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By Nate Oakes
Jul 25, 2007

Hahaha, that's great!

By Ike Deal
From: the begining of time
Jul 26, 2007

dude! thats freekin wild!!

By Sean Dunlop
From: Durango, CO
Aug 3, 2007

thats pretty damn funny. but wow, you must have way too much time on your hands.

By Jimbo
Aug 15, 2007

This photo is doctored. I happen to know Gollum only uses Tech Friends.

By Charles Danforth
From: L'ville, CO
Oct 23, 2007

Funny, I always pictured Gollum as a free-soloist. Nice photoshop job.

By Marc H
From: Lafayette, CO
Nov 5, 2007

The dude who plays Gollum (don't remember his name) is reportedly a climber. It was a good idea to have his colleagues make up this photo!

By Jon Ruland
From: Tucson, AZ
Mar 10, 2008

andy serkis as gollum

By Paul Davidson
May 20, 2008

Change the cam to a hex and you'll have it right.
I was there that day, he didn't have any cams.

By Greg DeMatteo
From: W. Lebanon, NH
Oct 19, 2008

Best climbing photo ever.

By Tim C
From: Lakewood, CO
Jan 3, 2009

No way, Golum always free solos.

By Jon Ruland
From: Tucson, AZ
Mar 2, 2009

this looks shoop'd. i can tell from some of the pixlz and from seein quite a few shoops in my day.

By Luke Childers
Jun 16, 2009

Who are his sponsors and what kind of climbing shoes does he wear?!? Dam.. look at that focus.

By jcntrl
From: Smoulder, CO
Aug 31, 2009

Gollum is so great that he doesn't even have to look to find the perfect placement for a #2 camalot. I'm surprised, though, that he'd part with his gold preciousss #2 so willingly. Ah, so that's the look on his face. He's runout by a good thirty feet and that's his last preciousss. Bummer dude, better make sure that thing's not overcammed so that Frodo can get it out later.

By Top Rope Hero
From: Was Estes Park, now homeless
Apr 13, 2014

That's. Fucking. Awesome.

Or should I say, "precious"?

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Gollum on the first ascent

Submitted By: George Bell on Sep 27, 2006
On this route:
The Prow (5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c )