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This guide is recommended as the perfect companion when visiting the area, well done Jon and Tom! By Barbara Stewart of The Sentinel Staff, September 24, 1989 Two boys, about 8 years old, in shorts and T-shirts, are going mountain climbing. Go upwards 8-10 m by the corner (spits), to the small cornice, then go to the left to the wall, a good place for a horizontal climbing bolt. Typically this is close to the ground, so protection takes the form of crash pads and spotting instead of belay ropes.

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Publisher: Time-Life Books; 2nd edition (1978)


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