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The Rime Traverse
February 15th, 2010 - Nearly done traversing over numerous rime-covered ribs, we finally got to climb more straight up the slopes. This stretch was really fun - lots of exposure, and slopes starting at 40 degrees and maxing out at 50 degrees at the top. I think I'd want to climb with a rope and pickets here in hard snow conditions. Earlier stretches didn't have much space between the rock bands.

For convenience, I'm calling this stretch the "Rime Traverse".

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jtreeNice Shot!

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Gives good perspective on the angle. Hard to do in my experience.
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PellucidWombatSubmitted by PellucidWombat
on Feb 20, 2010 5:27 pm

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