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Photo Caption Location Date
Rock Climbing Photo: Moonbeam Slab, Sweetwater Rocks, Granite Mts, Wyom...

Moonbeam Slab, Sweetwater Rocks, Granite Mts, Wyoming. Archean granite

The People of Mountain Proj... : lin murphy : some climbs

Jul 15, 2016

Rock Climbing Photo: Red radiolarian chert--Akaiwa Seigankyo, Hokkaido....

Red radiolarian chert--Akaiwa Seigankyo, Hokkaido. Such chert is part of the subduction melange. See also red chert north end of Golden Gate Bridge.

The People of Mountain Proj... : lin murphy : some climbs

Jul 15, 2016

Rock Climbing Photo: Kalymous, Grande Grotto.  Better than a barking do...

Kalymous, Grande Grotto. Better than a barking dog

The People of Mountain Proj... : lin murphy : some climbs

Oct 31, 2015

Rock Climbing Photo: Ironstone in Blue Mountains, Australia. Sandstone ...

Ironstone in Blue Mountains, Australia. Sandstone impregnated with iron bearing fluids. Great holds.

The People of Mountain Proj... : lin murphy : some climbs

Oct 31, 2015

Rock Climbing Photo: Blue Mountains, Australia. Phil leads on ironstone...

Blue Mountains, Australia. Phil leads on ironstone wall

The People of Mountain Proj... : lin murphy : some climbs

Oct 31, 2015

Rock Climbing Photo: How to attach resident strings to personal top rop...

How to attach resident strings to personal top rope---Oahu

The People of Mountain Proj... : lin murphy : some climbs

Oct 31, 2015

Rock Climbing Photo: Oahu, Hawaii. Strings allow one to pull top rope t...

Oahu, Hawaii. Strings allow one to pull top rope thru anchors

The People of Mountain Proj... : lin murphy : some climbs

Oct 31, 2015

Rock Climbing Photo: Lofoton, Norway. Paradiset at Kalle

Lofoton, Norway. Paradiset at Kalle

The People of Mountain Proj... : lin murphy : some climbs

Aug 22, 2013

Rock Climbing Photo: Capo S. Vito, northwestern Sicily.  December 23, w...

Capo S. Vito, northwestern Sicily. December 23, with my great friend, Gianni Battemelli

The People of Mountain Proj... : lin murphy : some climbs

Apr 12, 2013

Rock Climbing Photo: Rumney, NH. Devonian Littleton Formation is intrud...

Rumney, NH. Devonian Littleton Formation is intruded. engulfed by granite.

The People of Mountain Proj... : lin murphy : climbing geology

Sep 29, 2011

Rock Climbing Photo: Rivendale Wall. Mt Lemmon. Tucson, AZ.   WARM & SU...

Rivendale Wall. Mt Lemmon. Tucson, AZ. WARM & SUNNY in the winter. I love this wall.

The People of Mountain Proj... : lin murphy : some climbs

Jan 13, 2011

Rock Climbing Photo: angular unconformity. Queen's Creek, AZ. paleozoic...

angular unconformity. Queen's Creek, AZ. paleozoic (?) limestone layers angle SW to NE. Originally deposited horizontally, the limestone layers have been faulted to SW/NE position. Volcanic rocks subs

The People of Mountain Proj... : lin murphy : climbing geology

Feb 2, 2010

Rock Climbing Photo: Ogawayama, Japan

Ogawayama, Japan

The People of Mountain Proj... : lin murphy : some climbs

Jun 18, 2009

Rock Climbing Photo: Adularia, a potassium-rich feldspar that forms fro...

Adularia, a potassium-rich feldspar that forms from hot fluids circulating in the rock. Professor Ted Walker of CU, Boulder, took this scanning electron microscope pic of adularia cementing the parti

The People of Mountain Proj... : lin murphy : climbing geology

Apr 27, 2009

Rock Climbing Photo: Case-hardening on desert granite. Moby Dick.  The ...

Case-hardening on desert granite. Moby Dick. The case-hardened surface is breaking up into plates, which eventually will erode to become chickenheads.

The People of Mountain Proj... : lin murphy : climbing geology

Mar 25, 2009

Rock Climbing Photo: Chickenheads on Moby Dick.  The heads are  protect...

Chickenheads on Moby Dick. The heads are protected by a surface layer known as case-hardening of the granite. The heads become increasingly isolated and smaller over time until they break off, prod

The People of Mountain Proj... : lin murphy : climbing geology

Mar 25, 2009

Rock Climbing Photo: Chickenhead belay. 3rd pitch, Moby Dick. West Stro...

Chickenhead belay. 3rd pitch, Moby Dick. West Stronghold, AZ. These "heads" are the remnants of a once-larger area of case hardening. (In addition, case hardening is the slick brown surfac

The People of Mountain Proj... : lin murphy : climbing geology

Mar 25, 2009

Rock Climbing Photo: Lion's Ledge

Lion's Ledge

AZ : Southern Arizona : Baboquivari Peak

Mar 23, 2009

Rock Climbing Photo: approach from east

approach from east

AZ : Southern Arizona : Baboquivari Peak

Mar 23, 2009

Rock Climbing Photo: Joshua Tree. Caverous weathering.

Joshua Tree. Caverous weathering.

The People of Mountain Proj... : lin murphy : climbing geology

Mar 3, 2009

Rock Climbing Photo: Rock pedestal with exfoliating slabs in the backgr...

Rock pedestal with exfoliating slabs in the background. Enchanted Rock, Texas. This granite is dated at 1.1 billion years (1.1Ga), likely the product of tectonic convergence between Laurentia (North

The People of Mountain Proj... : lin murphy : climbing geology

Feb 21, 2009

Rock Climbing Photo: Crevasse in the Kahiltna Glacier, Denali, AK.  The...

Crevasse in the Kahiltna Glacier, Denali, AK. These crevasses begin to open in late June (or earlier).

The People of Mountain Proj... : lin murphy : climbing geology

Feb 11, 2009

Rock Climbing Photo: A bad sign.

A bad sign.

The People of Mountain Proj... : lin murphy : Rock Images

Feb 11, 2009

Rock Climbing Photo: Needles, SD.  These pinnacles are pegmatites, poss...

Needles, SD. These pinnacles are pegmatites, possibly coarse grained off-shoots of the 1.7+ billion year old Harney Peak Granite, which were injected into basement rock during the Trans-Hudson Orogen

The People of Mountain Proj... : lin murphy : climbing geology

Feb 11, 2009

Rock Climbing Photo: Monastery, east of Estes Park, CO.  Pegmatite sill...

Monastery, east of Estes Park, CO. Pegmatite sill intruded into "country rock," the metamorphic basement rock of Colorado. The basement rocks and sills were later faulted into horizontal p

The People of Mountain Proj... : lin murphy : climbing geology

Feb 11, 2009

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