What have you given up for climbing?

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Re: What have you given up for climbing?

by mvs » Mon Dec 06, 2010 1:01 pm

Okay somewhere back in this thread somebody smart said we should just go climbing. Well I went for a little hike this morning and made this movie at the summit. Prepare to be disappointed. But if you live around here it might be nice to see how the snow is shaping up:

Pan from a view of Garmisch-Partenkirchen and the Kramerspitze, left to the Zwoelferkopf/Waxenstein combo. The Zugspitze is hidden in cloud, but other Wetterstein peaks are there. Then there is an ugly house. Then the Karwendel Mountains above Mittenwald. Then the Estergebirge (Ester Mountains, sounds wrong to say it like that!). Finally a view of the flatlands where I'll have to speed away in an hour back home.

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Re: What have you given up for climbing?

by SoCalHiker » Mon Dec 06, 2010 4:41 pm

mattski wrote:cant be orgasm you reflect alot about those.

:) because all wannabee psychoanalysts, psycho-whatever, trace every human behavior ultimately back to the true primordial force that shapes us.... sex

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Re: What have you given up for climbing?

by Buz Groshong » Wed Dec 08, 2010 3:02 am

Sunny beaches.

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Re: What have you given up for climbing?

by Bob Sihler » Wed Dec 08, 2010 3:50 am

I've given up the security of knowing I'll die in a bed.

No complaints about that.
"Alcohol is like love. The first kiss is magic, the second is intimate, the third is routine. After that you take the girl's clothes off."

--Terry Lennox, The Long Goodbye (Raymond Chandler)

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Re: What have you given up for climbing?

by Arthur Digbee » Wed Dec 08, 2010 12:08 pm

borutb wrote:How sure are you that dying in a bed is so secure?

Actually, it's quite dangerous: http://www.mtwain.com/The_Danger_Of_Lying_In_Bed/0.html


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