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timstich


Aug 30, 2010, 12:10 PM
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Fatal fall on the Diamond of Long's Peak, 8-27-10
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http://mountainproject.com/...ongs_82710/106872202


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csproul


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I was just in that area of Broadway, at the top of the North Chimney. It had lots of loose rock and big exposure. In retrospect, I wish we had broken out the rope to cross over the top of the North Chimney. It was easy ground, but nothing felt real solid. It's sad to see this has happened.


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Aug 30, 2010, 12:36 PM
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Rest in Peace Benjamin Hebb. My condolences to family and loved ones.


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So sorry to hear of another.

My condolences go out to all family and friends.


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