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VIDEO - Summiting Mt. Evans (14,264') from Guanella Pass

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VIDEO - Summiting Mt. Evans (14,264') from Guanella Pass

Click Here to watch the video - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vJ6TOl08Ve8

Hi all,

On Tuesday, (9/27/16) I did the Guanella Pass route to Evans' West Ridge. Also did Mt. Spalding on the way. It was a great day, perfect weather and very rewarding. Hope ...

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on Fri Sep 30, 2016 4:35 pm
 

Static rope for extending anchors past the edge.

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Static rope for extending anchors past the edge.

Is this a good rope for extending top rope climbing anchors past the edge of the rock? As far as I understand, the specs seem correct: 11mm, static, it claims to have "superior" abrasion resistance. I do not see as many Google ...

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on Fri Sep 30, 2016 12:53 am
 

Image is upside down

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Image is upside down

This image on my profile is upside down.

http://www.summitpost.org/mount-whitney-summit/983910

Consequently, on my trip report the image is also flipped.

http://www.summitpost.org/mount-whitney-day-hike/983911

When the image is clicked it shows up correctly. Any ideas how this can ...

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on Thu Sep 29, 2016 8:17 pm
 

What is a "high-clearance vehicle?"

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What is a "high-clearance vehicle?"

I posted this question to LonePeakFreak re: directions to Beaver Basin below Waas Peak in Utah's La Sal mountains (http://www.summitpost.org/beaver-basin-via-waas-green-saddle/158936), but then noticed he hadn't logged on in a few years, so I'll open this up to general discussion/argument. My question was:
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on Thu Sep 29, 2016 5:28 pm
 

denali weather forecaster

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denali weather forecaster

I've seen several blogs/posts by climbing teams on Denali that hire this real smart weather guy from, I think Colorado. You arrange communication with him before your trip, and then on the mountain, he gets real accurate projections for the best weather window, etc. I can't seem ...

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on Thu Sep 29, 2016 3:41 am
 

Efficiently Melting Snow for Drinking Water Project

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Efficiently Melting Snow for Drinking Water Project

Hi all! We are a group of four seniors in high school working on creating a better method as to melting snow to be used for drinking water. We got this idea while one member of our group was climbing Mt. Rainer and ...

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on Wed Sep 28, 2016 7:24 pm
 

FS: Svea 123R Self Pressurizing Liquid Fuel Stove

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FS: Svea 123R Self Pressurizing Liquid Fuel Stove

Classic Swedish Made Svea 123R Liquid Fuel Stove – Fires up and burns hot with no issues. Burns Coleman and MSR “white gas” manufactured for fueling stoves and lanterns. The R model has the self cleaning needle. The stove is being sold ...

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on Wed Sep 28, 2016 11:54 am
 

FS: Prana Thermal T (M), Smartwool Zippered T Pullover (M)

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FS: Prana Thermal T (M), Smartwool Zippered T Pullover (M)

Prana Thermal T Shirt - Size medium, thermal weave, 95% cotton, 5% polyester, very good condition. Made in USA. Asking $22.00, shipped.

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Smartwool - 100% Merino ...

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on Wed Sep 28, 2016 11:45 am
 

most dangerous

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most dangerous

What was the most dangerous thing you have encountered while hiking/climbing? Was it a lose rock on a steep ledge? Sudden lightning storm? Or maybe some kind of animal?
Mine is the third. I was on Guadalupe Peak Trail and, on my way back down, I heard one ...

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on Wed Sep 28, 2016 6:54 am
 

Missing Climber: Maroon Bells, Pyramid

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Missing Climber: Maroon Bells, Pyramid

David Cook (our missing climber) was seen talking to and maybe pointing at landscape with another or other climbers on Tuesday Morning 9/20/2016 at Maroon Lake between 0700 and 0900 heading in the direction of the approach routes, small pack , blue helmet likely attached ...

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on Tue Sep 27, 2016 6:54 pm
 
 

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