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I was reminded by a fallen dead tree that most climbing accidents occur on the descent.
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Dan S.
Oct 24, 2008
I was reminded by a fallen dead tree that most climbing accidents occur on the descent.  
Dan S.
Boulder, CO
Dan S.   Boulder, CO
Let me explain. After a long climb at Lumpy Ridge there was a bit of bushwacking back to the trail. Suddenly, a dead tree branch came out of nowhere and ran into my head. Yeah, that's it! Flesh wounds on the head bleed a lot. Jun 22, 2010
Mike Lane
Centennial, CO
Mike Lane   Centennial, CO
Gnarly Oct 25, 2008

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