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bearbreeder


Jul 15, 2013, 12:00 PM

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Re: [jp_sucks] Video of Rescue - accident this morning in canmore, alberta
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you DONT fall on this route ...

many of the pitches has 2-3 pieces of often cr@p gear in cr@p rock ...

not to mention theres loose rock all over the place

it may be only a 5.6 according to guidebook ... but you better be a solid don't fall experienced solid multi trad leader for this climb ... afternoon storms are not uncommon on ha ling

there have been deaths on it

update from gripped magazine fbook page

UPDATE: Lead climber fell 20m on pitch 5. Badly injured. 7 people on the route, most inexperienced. Heli-rescued. In stable condition in Calgary.



(This post was edited by bearbreeder on Jul 15, 2013, 12:14 PM)



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