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Rock Climbing Photo: Brian Nelson on lead on Bear Creek ice flow visibl...
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By brian wilson
Feb 6, 2007
This was a hard lead due to hard brittle ice. Any coaching on how to get a screw into bullet hard ice?
By Buff Johnson
Feb 6, 2007
Yeah, start the hole with your tool pick, make sure your screws are sharp, & place screws in body positions where you get leverage and have good balance; you will need to overpower the ice bonding.

Looks like a fun section.
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Brian Nelson on lead on Bear Creek ice flow visible high up on the south side of the canyon further west than the other stuff listed.

Submitted By: Dylan Waller on Feb 4, 2007
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