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West Buttress Headwall
Looking up during the approach to the West Buttress Headwall on June 12, 2006. Note the waiting line at the base of the fixed lines. Photo credit to Mark Coleman.


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MarcsoltanI see a smudge


Voted 10/10

But, it could be a lot of people. How many people were there? Was there enough camp space for all these people at 17,200 feet?
Posted Mar 21, 2009 7:04 pm

96avs01Re: I see a smudge


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There are approx. 7 climbers on the fixed lines, 8-10 waiting at the base of the lines and then the 3-man rope team ahead of us. Plenty of space at 17K, but unfortunately we weren't able to score a pre-existing site and had to build ours from scratch.
Posted Mar 23, 2009 1:08 pm

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on Mar 12, 2009 3:28 pm

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