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Cameron Robbins 140 views 4:20 Piton Pooper @ Tahquitz climbing - Duration: 2:18. Sign in Transcript Statistics 2,008 views 0 Like this video? Messages 1 - 20 of total 87 in this topic << First|< Previous|Show All|Next >|Last >> Return to Forum List Post a Reply Our Guidebooks Check 'em out! My condolences to loved ones of the victim.

Cameron Robbins 648 views 6:08 OPEN BOOK 5.9 Tahquitz Rock - Duration: 12:31. SuperTopo on the Web Review Categories Climbing Shoes Climbing Ropes Climbing Harnesses Climbing Helmets Belay & Rappel Carabiners Quickdraws Rock Protection Gear Slings & Runners Climbing Packs Big Wall Gear Bouldering Climbing the steep, broken weakness in the roof on P2 is the first exciting part of the climb, this crack/gully is the second, and it's really cool. I made sure my belayer watched me like a hawk, and I set more pro (duh !) than I normally would, thinking for SURE I'm going to slip. official site

At the "body swallower" crack the climber needs to go left. Edit, After rereading the eyewitness account it sounds like this happened right after the dogleg. Ward Trotter Trad climber Jul 13, 2014 - 10:14am PT In the 1980s my partner and I topped out on Fingertrip and noticed groups of climbers near the summit area ,

Its always scared me a bit passing it. THE GULP 5.9 This somewhat contrived line is fun to do when you've climbed the other routes in the Northwest Recess. Terms | Privacy | Contact | About FREE Stickers | Gyms | People | RSS Show rock climbs on YOUR web site! There was a nice juggy crack on the left side of the body swallower, but I couldn't figure out how to get out of the crack.

As is the case with many Tahquitz cracks, there are cracks inside the main crack that can be jammed, liebacked and used for pro. When up and out, below the roof section, there's a welcome piton (good shape), that is not indicated in the Vogel/Gaines guidebook. Posted Aug 20, 2006 6:53 am tim_bThe Error 5.6, The Uneventful 5.5Date Climbed: Jul 2, 2006I'll NEVER forget this day ! If yo...

If you want to experience a moderate, but strenuous, Yosemite style chimney, this pitch is for you. krazeekz 9,335 views 7:16 Tahquitz Rescue - Duration: 1:49. On a side note, however, the water coming down the cracks was WARM, warmed from the sun and rock. By Adam StackhouseAdministratorJul 4, 2006 Tim, sounds like you had a Tahquitz epic.

After my partner took a whipper just above that spot, we backed off (thanks to Bob and Jillian from Vegas for the use of their rope and anchor to get us

Sign in to report inappropriate content. Printer View DescriptionThis route follows the first crack system to the right of the North Buttress, angling left after four or five pitches to the broken ledge system with two large Whodunit was the most recent route.

When this failed to resolve their uncertainties, Guth took the next lead directly up a steep jam-crack. Recently Updated Fall on Rock – An Untimely SlipHrútsfjallstindar, South Face of East Peak, Lucky LeifMont Gros Bras, North Face, Le Dernier RoninCitadel, East Face, Hypa Zypa CouloirMuz Tok, North Face, my sincere condolences, to the family, and his loved ones... Discouraged by snow and wet rock on the far north side on a trip in the early spring of '92 we had returned to the Northwest Recess to do the HOODENETT.

At the top of this pitch he established a belay facing sideways on a narrow ledge, anchoring this belay with an angle piton and, perhaps, with a sling looped over a Pulling the book out AGAIN (it's still wet as I type this), I decided we HAD to go, and we had to go up above the L-shaped pine tree. All done with my climbing partner Thomas. Sign in to add this video to a playlist.

We were able to contact two other climbers on Who dun it who were able to climb above and establish a safe rap and rapped down to the fallen climber. What geeks! SuperTopo Guidebooks Try a free sample topo!

Guth led the overhang pitch (5.6) and White then continued upward on fourth class for one full pitch.

Read, highlight, and take notes, across web, tablet, and phone.Go to Google Play Now »Tahquitz and Suicide RocksChuck WiltsThe Mountaineers Books, 1973 - Sports & Recreation - 208 pages 0 Reviewshttps://books.google.com/books/about/Tahquitz_and_Suicide_Rocks.html?id=yrGSgbxn8WICThis That pitch has always been notoriously loose and seems to change a bit every year. Cheers to the selfless volunteers for doing the grunt work! Above the squeeze chimney the line eventually leads to the crux lieback of the SWALLOW.

An abortive attempt to reach the pair had been halted to await the rescue team. I like to climb it using conventional off-width techniques such as stacking feet and a forearm bar. They found that those gathered at the base of the route were uncertain of the extent of the injuries, save for the observation that one of the climbers had been up I bet they are working into the night tonight.

The second pitch is the crux, and the best pitch on the climb. After getting to the large ledge with the crooked tree the topos say to do a 5.7 traverse to the larger right facing corner.