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Aug 22, 2013
Rossiters Boulder Canyon book says "Thom Byrne FA 1988, First pitch and anchors added by Richard Rossiter and Thom Byrne 1997"..... Seems weird that you'd put a couple bolts and an anchor past where you actually climbed on the FA.... i asked Bob Horan about the route, long before any of this came up because i was interested in checking it out. He told me that he had tried freeing it in the '90s but never could do it clean.

If i had to take a wild guest, maybe RR and TB placed those bolts at end of traverse and anchor, to setup Fallen From Grace "12D project"...
From Louisville
Joined Dec 30, 2012
143 points
Aug 22, 2013
Rock Climbing Photo: Sunset @ Josh
rging wrote:
When Alex Honnold starts free soloing first ascents all over the country then we are all screwed.

WELCOME TO CT.... The guy's name was KEN "immadouche" NICHOLS.
Morgan Patterson
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Aug 22, 2013
Rock Climbing Photo: CoR
Only in the climbing world is there so much aggression over a passive device. rging
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Joined Jul 18, 2011
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Sep 23, 2013
Any updates? Still bolted or did the fat trad dads win from their armchairs? chuffnugget
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