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Location: North Carolina > Looking Glass Rock > North Side > The Womb (5.11a) > Photo
By: Grover Cable When: Oct 9, 2007

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Comments: The story later. -- Grover Cable

Location: North Carolina > Looking Glass Rock > Nose Area > Hyperbola (5.10a R)
By: Grover Cable When: Sep 21, 2007

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Comments: The way I remember it, Dave Black and I climbed the entire route before anyone at the end of July or beginning of Aug 1977. Bobby and Tom, not knowing we'd done it, made the second ascent a few/several days later. Personally, I don't think it makes any difference. It wasn't like years passed before the second ascent. Both parties essentially climbed it the same time. The first pitch --left side, via slabs -- had been climbed several times. While the first pitch might be more technically difficu... more >>

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