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Rock Climbing Photo: Erik H. on the opening traverse of the route. The ...
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By CascadeKid
May 27, 2011
Because great sometimes isn't good enough!
By Alain Aleksandro De la Tejera
From: Riverside, Ca
Nov 22, 2013
This is awesome! Great shot!
By caribouman1052
Mar 20, 2016
5.9 WI3 M4... in 1962. Think about that: no reverse curved picks with bamboo shafts at best, no goretex or other breathable water proof, wool instead of polypro, leather double boots vs. plastic... in 1962 this route would have been an extremely serious undertaking.

And what a beautiful pic to underline that 54 years later, it's still a serious undertaking. Awesome!
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Erik H. on the opening traverse of the route. The snow ramp begins just left of the climber.

Submitted By: Flex on Oct 4, 2009
On this route:
Whillans-Cochrane (5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a WI3 M4 )
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Photo Of: Erik Harz

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