Let's get together outside. One weekend. 400 FREE REI outdoor classes and outings across the nation, July 30-31.
Sign Up  |   Log In:Login with Facebook
REI Community
Cool 19th Century Photos
View Latest Posts in This Forum or All Forums
Page 1 of 1.  
Follow replies to this topic? Notify me at the top of web site.
1

Email me.
 
Administrator
May 24, 2012
Rock Climbing Photo: Green Monster  Photo by Thomas Holmes.
Here.

Includes photos of Colorado, Arizona, Utah, Nevada, New Mexico, Wyoming, Idaho.

Below is Big Cottonwood Canyon in 1869:

Perin Blanchard
From Orem, UT
Joined Oct 1, 2005
8,459 points
May 24, 2012
Cool! Thanks for sharing! S.Stelli
From Colorado Springs, CO
Joined Dec 21, 2009
171 points
May 24, 2012
Rock Climbing Photo: Near Mt. Challenger, Picket range.
Storm Mountain picnic area? That is sweet. Trever W.
Joined Nov 17, 2009
62 points
May 24, 2012
Rock Climbing Photo: Rock Wars, RRG, 2008
Road looks pretty good for 1869....almost looks paved in one part. Woodchuck ATC
Joined Nov 29, 2007
3,133 points
Administrator
May 24, 2012
Rock Climbing Photo: Me and Blaster.
Ooooold Boulder Canyon Castle Rock pic. I've seen it around over the years and always thought it was cool. Cool thread. --- Invalid image id: 107622723 --- Hank Caylor
From Golden, CO
Joined Dec 9, 2003
653 points
May 24, 2012
Rock Climbing Photo: Mexican Crack in LCC SLC UT
Trever W. wrote:
Storm Mountain picnic area? That is sweet.


is that storm Mtn? i don't know... seems like the canyon is further away on the other side then it would be at Storm Mtn... further up? i don't know... but i would like to know
Jhernand
From Salt Lake City, UT
Joined Apr 15, 2009
209 points
Administrator
May 24, 2012
Rock Climbing Photo: Green Monster  Photo by Thomas Holmes.
Jhernand wrote:
is that storm Mtn? i don't know... seems like the canyon is further away on the other side then it would be at Storm Mtn... further up? i don't know... but i would like to know


Definitely Storm Mountain Island, although I had to look at several photos to be sure. The other side of the canyon looks farther away because there aren't many trees (I imagine the pioneers had cut them all down for timber by then).

In particular, look at this photo and compare the features in the background:

Rock Climbing Photo: The Island
The Island


Also, see this aerial view and compare features on the "island" itself.
Perin Blanchard
From Orem, UT
Joined Oct 1, 2005
8,459 points
May 24, 2012
Look at all those first ascents! DrApnea
From Wenatchee, WA
Joined May 24, 2011
233 points


Follow replies to this topic? Notify me at the top of web site.
1

Email me.
Page 1 of 1.  

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!