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Rock Climbing Photo: Jack on the "Double Kneebar Ranch" photo...
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By susan peplow
From: Joshua Tree
Feb 13, 2007
Ok, I give. What's with this photo? Two people rated it as great but didn't notice the background? Joshua Tree and Quartz Monzonite rock....hummmm.

The climber and route may be double kneebar ranch but the background is certainly not NJC.

What do I win?

By duh
Feb 15, 2007
I think you guys at the Fish compound are way too serious.... Didn't Russ teach you about humor? Just look at the pretty colors and that dude cranking and enjoy.... everything will be OK.
By susan peplow
From: Joshua Tree
Feb 22, 2007
Damn, busted again for being too "serious". Bwwahahhhhaaa good one.

By Tavis Ricksecker
Aug 5, 2007
Mmm, don't see anything funny here, just a below average chop job. I would have liked the background pic by itself, but the photoshop ruins it. Not deserving of front page status...
By duh
Aug 6, 2007
No soup for you.
By Blitzo
Dec 11, 2008
I like it! The light is all wrong. I've never seen a joshua tree at New Jack. Still, it's a cool looking image!
By Rick Hill
From: la crescenta, ca
Jun 18, 2010
It's kinda in bad taste your making a classic sport route look like a boulder problem with the j tree right there. And I say this with all respect
By duh
Jun 23, 2010

I didn't take the pic or photochop it. I just posted it, cuz I thought it was funny. Sorry if you think it was bad taste, to laugh at myself on one of my own routes.

Ben originally chopped the pic, to troll a bunch of my old trad buddies, for a thread about 'The best new route at Josh'. It worked pretty good back then, guess it still is?

The pic is actually quite funny, but it might require you to have a understanding about socal climbing history and the personalities of those that created it, to get the joke.
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Jack on the "Double Kneebar Ranch"
photo by benpullin

Submitted By: duh on Feb 6, 2007
On this route:
Double Kneebar Ranch (5.12b/c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b )
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