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Jan 24, 2014, 6:32 AM
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I didn't see this posted already, so wanted to get it out there. If you're headed to the Other Place or any of the other stellar Meadow River South Side crags, you can no longer drive in. Details on how to access these crags legally can be found here: https://www.facebook.com/...cess/795165373834380


noell


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I've heard about this Jay.

Anything underway to restore access via the rails to trails road? What a shame. Spent a lot of time down in there!


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Jan 24, 2014, 10:06 AM
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j_ung wrote:
I didn't see this posted already, so wanted to get it out there. If you're headed to the Other Place or any of the other stellar Meadow River South Side crags, you can no longer drive in. Details on how to access these crags legally can be found here: https://www.facebook.com/...cess/795165373834380

Thanks for posting this, Jay. I've heard various short second-hand explanations, but this was a more comprehensive review of the situation.

I guess I won't be going back to my projects there anytime soon. Frown


IPissonurproj


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This is a real disappointment. I thought this is the type of thing that participating in the Rendevous and donating to NRAC and the Access fund was supposed to avoid...


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Working on landowner permission and cooperation before driving across their land and bolting routes on their cliffs for a decade or so, and making contact before the land changes hands from original owners to their numerous descendants and corporate timber companies, seems to be a vital series of steps that were "overlooked".

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