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Location: lin murphy : some climbs : Photo
By: ABB When: Nov 6, 2015

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Comments: Great to see Wanda, a force of nature! Everest, third woman. K2, first woman. Gasherbrum III, first, period. Annapurna, solo. Cho Oyu, solo. Sadly, perished on Kangchenjunga ('92), her 9th of the 8000'ers.


Location: Colorado : Boulder : Eldorado Canyon SP : Redgarden Wall : Redgarden - Tower One : One and a Half Hours of Pow... (5.11- PG13)
By: ABB When: Apr 15, 2014

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Comments: There are three bolts in rapid succession after leaving the ground. The first two, including the 1/4" stud without a hanger, were replaced with beefy SS Fixe bolts from American Safe Climbing Association (ASCA). The third bolt (not replaced) is a 3/8" wedge bolt that looks to be in good condition.


Location: Colorado : Boulder : Flatirons : North : First Flatiron : Fandango Variation (5.6)
By: ABB When: Sep 1, 2013

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Comments: ...to clarify Chris' comment re: location of rap anchors, (...'NEAR THE END OF THE 1ST FLATIRON.'), the anchors are on the summit.


Location: Colorado : Boulder : Eldorado Canyon SP : The West Ridge : West Ridge - part A - Versc... : Wishbone (5.11b/c PG13)
By: ABB When: Aug 21, 2007

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Comments: I've heard 'talk' about adding a bolt between what is currently the last bolt and the anchor. That would certainly remove any last semblance of 'teeth' this fine route has to offer. I think we can all agree we don't need another non-descript clip-up with a queue. The dash between the crux and the anchor is moderate by comparison and will ensure continued engagement rather than a reckeless 'get-me-outta-here...clip-and-punch-it' to the anchor. A fall at that point says more about head-strength a... more >>


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