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The White Mountain Report: Sep 18th, 2014
We had a late Spring, but it sure feels like an early Fall/Winter right now. Fall officially starts on September 22nd, next Monday, but it sure feels a lot like the end of October right now. The weather pundits are saying we're going to get our first hard-freeze overnight, tho we had a warning a few days ago. Mt Washington has had some trace snowfall, tho nothing really to write home about thats for sure. Of course there has been measurable snow on the summit in every month since they have been recording such stuff, so a little snow and rime is not all that big an event up there.
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X4 Camelots
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The new X4 Camelots are BD's latest addition to their 4-camming device collection. They claim that they are great for everything from big-wall to your basic day-to-day trad climb. So do they hold up to expectations, can they be a replacement for the classic C4's, and how do they compare to the ever popular C3's?
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Daddy's Got New Shoes -  5.7

Although the starting slab looks moss covered, the holds and gear placements are cleaned and good and the moves are nice.

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I always lived in fear of discovering some new routes I had so proudly done had been soloed in the rain by Michael Hartrick in EBs while he carried his dog in one hand.
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Nick Goldsmith on The Cleaver at Holts Ledge, Lyme NH
<br />Unfortunately the route fell down shortly after this picture was taken!
Nick Goldsmith on The Cleaver at Holts Ledge, Lyme NH
Unfortunately the route fell down shortly after this picture was taken!
Latest Article: Making A V-Thread
V-thread ice anchors are an easy, secure and inexpensive rappel anchor for ice climbing. In this article I will describe how to make the anchor, how to use it, what kind of gear is needed, and how to make your own tool. Everything about v-threading is easy and they have become popular at ice crags all over the world.
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