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By Karsten
From: Sacramento, CA
Oct 24, 2007
I may have to change my opinion of boulderererers. Classic tomfoolery shot.
By raygay
From: Las Vegas, Nevada
Feb 26, 2010
This photo has even greater comedic value for me now that I have finally climbed Olive Oil. Too funny. My admiration for this stunt would be even higher were I assured the crash pads stayed on their backs while negotiating the squeezey chimney pitch.
By Kevin Shon
Oct 4, 2012
Why not just hike up the backside access trail!
By Aerili
From: Los Alamos, NM
Jan 24, 2014
Kevin, don't be daft!
By Matthew McMillan
From: Orange, CA
Feb 3, 2014
Now I need to see this boulder problem. What's it called?
By Kevin Shon
Mar 18, 2014
But really... photoshop?
By John Wilder
From: Las Vegas, NV
Mar 18, 2014
knowing Tom and his crew- not photoshopped. they're strong enough and fun enough to have done this just for laughs.
By Kevin Shon
Apr 11, 2016
Aerili - HA! :) What was I thinking?!
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It was a cold day in the fall of 2003 when two intrepid explorers (Sue not pictured) were coerced to climb Olive Oil burdened with crash pads. The destination being a boulder problem in the descent gully which Hans bravely ascended.

Submitted By: Tom Moulin on Aug 18, 2004
On this route:
Olive Oil (5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b )
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