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By Scott Bennett
Oct 10, 2009
By "climbing" the Reg NW Face, you mean coming within two falls of the onsight. Good effort man!
By Kurt Swanson
From: Philadelphia, PA
Mar 30, 2010
One of the best diving board photos I've seen. Truly "fwd" worthy.
By Brad G
From: 1994 Honda Civic
May 16, 2010
damn I need to learn to B.A.S.E jump. What could be better then hucking a backflip off that thing?
By Phil Lauffen
From: The Bubble
Jul 3, 2010
incredible picture.
By Adam Stackhouse
Administrator
Aug 26, 2010
Can someone please explain to me what the term "exposure" means in rock climbing?

Sure, take a look at this picture.
By Scott Rice
From: Colorado Springs, CO
Jun 20, 2011
Last week watched Dean Potter (we think) base jump from the diving board as we were waking up on big sandy and starting the first pitch of the zig zags. One of the most terrifying and awesome things I have ever seen as he flew by us 30 feet from the ledge.
By fat cow
From: St. Paul, MN
Jan 27, 2012
trusting that rock wow
By Benjamin Chapman
From: Small Town, USA
Jan 3, 2017
Adam...you make a very valid point. Not many photos out there demonstrate the concept of exposure better than this. Makes you want to jump.
By cobrawrestlr5
From: beaver creek, CO
3 days ago
that looks unreal, how do you even get this photo.. drone?
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On top after climbing the Regular NW Face
Photo by Scott Bennett

Submitted By: Brad G on Aug 20, 2009
On this route:
Regular Northwest Face of Half Dome (5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a C1 )
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