Eiger North Wall...the real thing

Discussion in 'Current Events' started by resm, May 16, 2005.

  1. jared_kipe macrumors 68030

    jared_kipe

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    Who thinks to themselfs, "today, I shall climb that big ass rock out there, its gonna be really cold, and I'm gonna risk my neck.."
     
  2. Inspector Lee macrumors 6502a

    Inspector Lee

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    Eigerwand is a killer. Harrer's The White Spider is a great read along with The Climb Up to hell by Olson I believe.

    If one thinks about tackling this beast, it is best to have your escape route ready and not pull a Hinterstoisser...
     

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