Sign Up  |   Log In:Login with Facebook
REI Community
Rock Climbing Photo: Saw this toprope setup at Peterskill a few weeks a...
Id# 108306830, 2000 x 1500px View full size
Comments on Photo Add Comment
Aug 26, 2013
Hope you said something?
Photo 3 of 5
Avg Score   0.0 from 0 votes
Your Score   

Saw this toprope setup at Peterskill a few weeks ago. Single girth hitched sling around an endangered pine tree, redirected(?) around a tiny branch, running over sharp rock, to a single biner for top roping. The leader missed every single point of a SERENE anchor. People die this way, and have died in similar set ups at the Gunks in recent years...

Submitted By: Brian Monetti on Aug 25, 2013
 Printer View

The Definitive
Climbing Resource

Inspiration & Motivation
to Fuel Your Run

Next Generation Mountain
Bike Trail Maps

Backcountry, Sidecountry
& Secret Stashes

Better Data. Better Tools.
Better Hikes!