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Mt. Russell's East Ridge, viewed from the summit of Mt. Carillon. Aug 24, 2002


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Bob BurdRe: Exposure?

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It only looks this hard from Carillon. As you get to the saddle the angle looking up eases considerably, and the exposure is moderate as well since the easiest route is generally right (north) of the crest.
Posted Jan 5, 2009 2:23 pm

Sam PageRe: Exposure?

Sam Page

Voted 10/10

The exposure does hold your attention throughout the ridge traverse. In many places slipping is not an option. I do think it is 3rd class (when dry), though, since there are always good handholds and footholds to be discovered.
Posted Nov 8, 2009 10:56 am

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Bob BurdSubmitted by Bob Burd
on Aug 29, 2002 12:00 pm

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Lat/Lon: 36.59080°N / 118.2878°W
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