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Jul 6, 2009
John Bachar was killed today while freesoloing a route on the Dike Wall
at Mammoth Lakes, California
Steve Powell
Joined Jul 10, 2002
900 points
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Jul 6, 2009
truely a sad day... at least he went doing what he loved. Monty
From Golden, CO
Joined Mar 13, 2006
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Jul 6, 2009
RIp Josh Audrey
From LAS VEGAS
Joined Jun 17, 2006
80 points
Jul 6, 2009
My stomach sank the second I hear the news. I just climbed with John on the 27th a true inspiration to all! I will always remember the great effect you have had on my life. You will be missed! Condolences to family and everyone he touched with his life. IanA
From Durango, CO
Joined Nov 19, 2007
765 points
Jul 6, 2009
RIP. bless. TobinPetty
From Nampa, ID
Joined Oct 9, 2004
830 points
Jul 6, 2009
such sad news. My thoughts are with his family Leah Leaves
Joined May 21, 2007
0 points
Jul 6, 2009
Holy SHIT! I don't even know how to respond. It has been quite a rough season in the climbing community. RIP. Dan Dalton
From Boulder, CO
Joined Jul 22, 2006
130 points
Jul 6, 2009
RIP best wishes to family and friends. Mike Dudley
From Vegas
Joined Nov 28, 2008
110 points
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Jul 6, 2009
Great words from Peter Beal:

mountainsandwater.com/
Andy Laakmann
From Bend, OR
Joined Jan 1, 2001
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Jul 6, 2009
Peter Beal did a great job of putting down on paper what many of us feel but are unable to verbalize or put into a coherent string of words. John McNamee
From Littleton, CO
Joined Jul 29, 2002
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