Andy Approaching the First Belay

Andy towards the end of the first pitch of Quadratic Equation on Fo. Fi and Bear Canyon in the background. Boulder, Colorado, July 2007.

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rpc

rpc - Jul 18, 2007 4:19 pm - Voted 10/10

great shot!

& love the color of the rock - like some of the stuff at Smith!

brenta

brenta - Jul 18, 2007 5:32 pm - Hasn't voted

Re: great shot!

Thanks! The rock is sandstone of the Fountain formation. The rocks of that formation found around Boulder--Flatirons and Eldo--are "fortified" by a hard potassium feldspar. The color is partly due to Hematite.

rpc

rpc - Jul 18, 2007 5:53 pm - Voted 10/10

Re: great shot!

that was going to be my guess :)

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