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Rock Climbing Photo: The beginning of P2 - A dirty, overhung dihedral, ...
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By Jay Eggleston
From: Denver
May 3, 2016
Looks a little intimidating.
By Jacqueline Niles
May 3, 2016
The overhanging corner is dirty and brittle; The roof is really interesting. Requires a bit of thought and a heady move.
By Drew Spaulding
From: Boulder, CO
May 3, 2016
"Heady move"... you ain't kidding! When I led that roof, I used my head/helmet as a "chimney stem" behind my back on the under side of the roof! When I pried my head back onto the gracious edge(you can see it in the photo above your partner...), a loose plate fell onto my belayer's leg on the belay ledge below. He was startled and scared but luckily he was okay. I remember that head stem was everything for me!
By Jacqueline Niles
May 4, 2016
Ha! We pulled similar shenanigans, Drew! (Looking at the roof from the belay I thought, "Ooooo, fist jams!" - I was sorely mistaken...haha And, yes- The whole area is loose and brittle. I admittedly pulled a little crimper off myself.
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The beginning of P2 - A dirty, overhung dihedral, leading to a roof crack.

Submitted By: Jacqueline Niles on May 3, 2016
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The Flying Nun (5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a )
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