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Fall and injury on Mt Abbott

California

Fall and injury on Mt Abbott

Yesterday, Inyo County Search and Rescue and the CHP – Central Division Air Operations collaborated to rescue an injured climber on Mt. Abbot (13,711'). A solo 24-year-old male climber fell late Sunday while climbing a technical chute on the south-east side of Mt. Abbot. ...

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on Mon Jun 26, 2017 10:51 pm
 

Maroon Bells/4 Passes current conditions

Colorado

Maroon Bells/4 Passes current conditions

What are the current conditions for the area? Snow level/elevation/aspects, snow conditions (soft, ice), stream crossings for the 4passes loop? The ranger has information which is 10 days old (snow at 11000 ft, several feet, dangerous stream crossing). Having recent pictures from the area will ...

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on Mon Jun 26, 2017 6:27 pm
 

Ruby Dome Conditions Photo?

Southwest (AZ, NM, NV, TX)



Ruby Dome Conditions Photo?

Anyone have a recent photo (last week or so) of Ruby Dome, or the Ruby Mountains in general? We're planning a trip via Griswold Lake for 4th of July and would like to get an idea what to expect.

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on Mon Jun 26, 2017 2:46 pm
 

Guide book : Mountaineering Regions in Kyrgyzstan

Asia

Guide book : Mountaineering Regions in Kyrgyzstan

Hello Everybody

Vladimir Komissarov and me, freely edit an Alpine guidebook of Kyrgyzstan since 2011, This is the last release where you can freely download it in English and French as well, further more I put several litterature about mountains in Kyrgyzstan : ...

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on Mon Jun 26, 2017 7:09 am
 

Cirque of the Towers

Northern Rockies (ID, MT, WY)

Cirque of the Towers

Anyone have any recent beta on the Cirque? When/if the approach and most routes are opened up?

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on Sat Jun 24, 2017 3:02 am
 

Hiking with knee issues

Mountain Medicine & Rescue



Hiking with knee issues

As many of you know, I've been hiking for many years and contributing to SP. For seven of the last 14 years, I've had various knee, ankle, Achilles, t-band, injuries, etc, etc, etc. Despite years of issues, I have always been able to hike without problems. ...

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on Fri Jun 23, 2017 6:42 pm
 

Matterhorn boot selection

Gear

Matterhorn boot selection

Hello,

I've got week long trip coming up to the french and swiss alps, where i'm praying for weather and hoping I can get up both Mont Blanc (trois monts) and the Matterhorn (honli).

In the interest of space I don't want to take over two sets ...

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on Fri Jun 23, 2017 5:09 am
 

Taking the family hiking

Northern Rockies (ID, MT, WY)



Taking the family hiking

My son is playing in a hockey tournament in Las Vegas in early July (yeah I know, we're crazy) and on our way home (Manitoba) we are thinking of camping in the Grand Teton and Yellowstone National Parks and would like to do some hiking. My ...

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on Fri Jun 23, 2017 3:43 am
 

Pole Creek Trail and Road access

Pacific Northwest (WA, OR)



Pole Creek Trail and Road access

I will be in Sisters, Oregon next Tuesday (6/27) for a forestry meeting. I am interested in driving from Sisters to Pole Creek Trailhead on 6/28 and hiking/climbing to the Middle Sister/North Sister Col. Does anyone here know if the road is open to ...

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on Fri Jun 23, 2017 3:15 am
 

Missing HST Member

California



Missing HST Member

One of our members has not posted for almost 3 months now, he was a frequent poster, with 555 posts. I was having a PM conversation with him back at the end of Mar and all communication went dead, no PM or posts from their on.
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on Thu Jun 22, 2017 8:36 pm
 
 

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