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Jared Ogden freeing pitch 10 (aid crux hooking pitch).
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RYAN NELSON
Jan 30, 2009
Photos by Topher Donahue
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Jared Ogden freeing pitch 10 (aid crux hooking pitch).  
YDPL8S
Santa Monica, Ca.
YDPL8S   Santa Monica, Ca.
I'm thinking sodium plagioclase feldspar more than quartz and the pinker ones are potasium orthoclase feldspar...i.e. "pegmatite". There probably is quartz in there, but I'm thinking it's not the majority component...could be wrong as I've certainly never been on that pitch, but I've looked at it from afar many times. Jan 11, 2012
Lou M.
Durango,Co.
Lou M.   Durango,Co.
Jared, you're an animal. Enjoy working with you, bro. See you at the big job. Oct 26, 2011
fat cow
St. Paul, MN
fat cow   St. Paul, MN
I would like to hear the geologic explanation to that angle in the lighter colored rock. It's wild! Anyone? Sep 17, 2011

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