|By Peter Winter |
Dec 27, 2012
After a recent trip to the Obed for the first time, my partner and I were rather horrified at the amount of rusty bolts in the area. In fact, I would argue 95% of the bolts on all the routes are severely rusted. Having climbed at most of the crags in that region, it's the only area with that big of a problem. So, here's the question. Those of you that climb there, is this a concern for you too?
Given that new bolt hardware is easily attainable these days through ASCA and the various Coalitions, it is a problem that could be fixed......