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Nov 12 2014

Alexander’s Chimney RMNP Ice Climbing Fun – 10/31/14

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Halloween is the time for ice climbing in Colorado. Got up for some fun on the flanks of Long’s Peak. Eli Helmuth, whose guidebook to the ice climbing in RMNP I’m publishing and Aaron joined me for some fun climbing in a classic line. We were doing a bunch of rigging and rapping so we […]

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Nov 13 2013

Ships Prow – Flying Dutchman Couloir – 11/11/2013 – A Sweet Second Tour in RMNP

So Wednesday I met up with Fred, Mark and Korinne and we skied a few laps at Butler. It was my first time skiing with any of them. While we were skiing Fred mentioned the idea of skiing Flying Dutchman up in the RMNP. That very day another friend had posted some sweet beta pics […]

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Dec 10 2012

Peak 4 “Round The Corner” WI5 6 Pitches of Fun 12/7/2012

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After a much needed rest day to lick my wounds from Chasm Lake I met up with Joe for some more ice climbing. The night before he mentioned that we were going to climb some really long route and that I should get ready for some WI5. I really had no idea what that was […]

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Dec 09 2012

Quandary Ice Crag 11/30/2012

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Went out for the second time with Joe. This time we went to an ice zone near Quandary. This zone is more precisely located between Fletcher and Quandary. It faces south and it was very nice to stay warm throughout the day. We climbed 2 lines and both were really fun. Starting to get a […]

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Nov 18 2012

Mount Eva East Slopes 11/16/2012 – Lincoln Falls Ice Climbing 11/17/2012

Got out for another peak on Friday. The snow has been sparse this season so far but I thought stretching the legs would be a good idea. I also needed to demo some new boots. I’m really interested in the Scarpa Maestrale RSso I thought I’d take them out for a few days and see […]

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