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First ascent of "Fringe of Life" (5.12) 1983. Allen Hill. We also called the canyon that little knowing it would stick after all these years.photo by Chuck Grossman
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Allen Hill
Dec 22, 2006
First ascent of "Fringe of Life" (5.12) 1983. Allen Hill. We also called the canyon that little knowing it would stick after all these years.photo by Chuck Grossman  
slopdog  
first ascent on top rope? Apr 26, 2012
Dustin B
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Dustin B   Steamboat
^ really? the leader took the photo while he was belaying the second up, that was back in the day before IC became another sport park, 'lower me bro!'. so yes, that photo is probably from the first ascent, and chuck g is a badass.. Apr 26, 2012
Allen Hill
FIve Points, Colorado and Pine
Allen Hill   FIve Points, Colorado and Pine
We always topped out on our first ascents in Indian Creek. We rarely used bolts as well. Half the adventure was finding our way day. And that always seemed to be after the sun went down. It was a special time there. Rarely did you see other climbers and if you did you likely knew them. Dec 7, 2012

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