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By Nick Stayner
From: Wymont Kingdom
Apr 1, 2008
Cool picture. Way to get after it!
By Chad Sontag
From: Vacaville, CA
Apr 1, 2008
Wow man, glad yall made it down without any major mishaps.
By BirminghamBen
From: Birmingham, AL
Apr 4, 2008
Sometimes....you just gotta rappel.
By Chris Sheridan
From: Boulder, CO
May 2, 2010
Man this brings back memories. In North Carolina, a 30% chance of rain means one of two things:

1) it will rain 30% of the day, or
2) at any given moment, it will be raining on 30% of the local land area.

I learned how to rappel and coil ropes very quickly thanks to those storms.
By Adam Paashaus
From: Greensboro, North Carolina
May 21, 2010
Ive been on a multi pitch rap at stone mountain in NC with the same conditions... lightning and waterfalls everywhere and an inch and a half or two inches of water rushing over your feet. Scary but exhilarating. when we got down, where the wall met the ground was a massive cascading waterfall. When we got to the the field right below the sun shines through the clouds and deer walked out into the meadow. Good Times!
By Peter Lewis
From: Bridgton, Maine
Jul 26, 2016
Brutal. Suggested rack: standard up to 4", kayak...
By Colin Parker
Administrator
From: Idyllwild, CA
Nov 30, 2016
At first I thought this was a tyrolean across a river...
By Benjamin Chapman
From: Small Town, USA
Dec 26, 2016
Been there and done that. Those granite slabs sheet that water quickly and you'd better go to high ground as that rivers going to rise. Pretty scary.
By Jay Eggleston
From: Denver
Dec 26, 2016
Yikes!
By caesar.salad
From: earth
Sep 12, 2017
bring arm floaties
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When the weather goes from bad to worse in 5 minutes. That is dime sized hail by the way. If it says 30% chance of rain don't go :)

Submitted By: Rhett Burroughs on Mar 30, 2008
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