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Rock Climbing Photo: Black Velvet Canyon
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By Karsten Duncan
From: Sacramento, CA
Oct 21, 2009
Very nice aerial photos. I have thought many times about trying to get some recon photos of several remote areas from the air. Thanks for sharing.
By TomCaldwell
From: Clemson, S.C.
Feb 8, 2011
Nice perspective!
By Alan Ream
From: Lafayette CO
Feb 18, 2012
Fantastic photo!
By Mees
From: Iowa
Feb 18, 2014
very cool, always wondered what that canyon/wall looked like from the air.
By Tane Owens
From: Denver, CO
May 8, 2014
This would be a great shot to show the descent from BV Peak.
By Peter Lewis
From: Bridgton, Maine
May 24, 2015
Looks sort of dinky from this angle. Pretty funny considering the "lump in the throat" feeling you get standing at the bottom and looking up. What a wondrous wall!
By Simon W
From: Nowhere Land
Dec 15, 2015
Tane's comment x 2.

Definitely shows you why you don't want to go down that first gully!

Someone wrote beta that uses clock positions to describe how to find the next peak on the ridge, starting facing Vegas and it is spot on.
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Black Velvet Canyon

Submitted By: Unboundquark on Oct 21, 2009
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