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Author Topic: Huntington Ravine  (Read 1410 times)

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Re: Huntington Ravine
« Reply #15 on: December 13, 2012, 01:00:16 PM »

Great pics, glad you had a fun day. You may have gotten the first dual leashless Ergo ascent of the Huntington Ravine trail...  ;)

Haha, indeed ! My friend didn't have any tools, so I borrowed these for him. It worked out !
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Re: Huntington Ravine
« Reply #16 on: December 13, 2012, 01:38:53 PM »

great pics, thanks for posting them. looks like it was a GREAT day... gotta love that Huntington Ravine "Trail"!
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Re: Huntington Ravine
« Reply #17 on: December 17, 2012, 06:55:33 AM »

Was up there yesterday...damn did that approach suck, and the tucks trail was covered by about 3" of snow when we came down it hiding the ice so we opted for the crampons as the snow was balling up on the micro spikes rendering them useless. I can't tell you how much fun that boney trail is with crampons! Lion Head was a real treat too!  lol my knees and ankles may never recover, but the climbing was fun. Full on conditions up there by 3PM on the Garden and snows pounded is right down to the parking lot!
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Re: Huntington Ravine
« Reply #18 on: December 17, 2012, 08:58:41 AM »

The current storm's snow should help with the approach and descent--let's hope it continues and gives us some REAL depth!! About 6" on the rail of my deck in Bartlett at the moment and it's snowing hard with tiny flakes--Bring It, Mother Nature!!
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