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Rock Climbing Photo: Bob Culp, topping out on Super Slab, November, 196...
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By Rodger Raubach
Apr 18, 2013
When we did this climb in 1966, we speculated that it wasn't going to be too long before it was climbed entirely free. The big changes came with the advent of better shoes and use of passive hardware (nuts) instead of pitons for protection. We were trying a "as free as we can" ascent at the time.
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Bob Culp, topping out on Super Slab, November, 1966. Note the Kronhofers and Columbian rope.

Submitted By: Rodger Raubach on Apr 18, 2013
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Super Slab (5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b )
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