Half Dome "Thank God ledge"

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WBraun

climber
Topic Author's Original Post - Sep 5, 2007 - 10:05pm PT
Maybe people like to walk the plank?



Maybe knott? They start to crawl. Looks like fun.

nick d

Trad climber
nm
Sep 5, 2007 - 10:12pm PT
Wheee! Thanks for posting up!

Michael
Walleye

climber
The back seat of my 69 Nark Avenger
Sep 5, 2007 - 10:17pm PT
Is this where our tax money goes? Helicopter rides to the summit of Half Dome to rescue thirsty climbers, and wanna be rescuers become famous photographers. Why I never...........................
Matt

Trad climber
always on the lookout for ed's 5.10 OW van
Sep 5, 2007 - 10:18pm PT
yeah baby yeah



http://www.supertopo.com/rockclimbing/gallery.html?r=ybharegu&n=11
WBraun

climber
Topic Author's Reply - Sep 5, 2007 - 10:19pm PT
And these guys just like to "Dangle around"

Maysho

climber
Truckee, CA
Sep 5, 2007 - 10:25pm PT
Werner has anyone sent a visor free pitch? Looks like there are some holds up there!

Peter
WBraun

climber
Topic Author's Reply - Sep 5, 2007 - 10:31pm PT
Nobody yet Peter. It's all yours. And Walleye here's your photographer.

Walleye

climber
The back seat of my 69 Nark Avenger
Sep 5, 2007 - 10:43pm PT
I tell ya, those 3 hour rescues are the best.... Are you guys gonna post footage on youtube???
The user formerly known as stzzo

Trad climber
SF bay area
Sep 5, 2007 - 10:44pm PT
Was that an actual rescue?
tadhunt

Trad climber
Sunnyvale, CA
Sep 5, 2007 - 10:44pm PT
Ha! I see from Matt's picture that we're not the first to be there at dusk!



Many more fading-light photos from Half Dome in my RNWF TR.

Of course, I bet it didn't take him until dawn the following morning to get from there to the top!

WBraun

climber
Topic Author's Reply - Sep 5, 2007 - 10:48pm PT
No youtube no.

Actual rescue today off of "big sandy ledges"
The user formerly known as stzzo

Trad climber
SF bay area
Sep 5, 2007 - 10:51pm PT
Do you guys film the rescues often?
WBraun

climber
Topic Author's Reply - Sep 5, 2007 - 10:55pm PT
Link and Josh are filming a YOSAR documentary this year.
stich

Trad climber
Denver, Colorado
Sep 5, 2007 - 11:13pm PT
Can't wait to see that documentary, Werner.
ß Î Ø T Ç H

climber
from the Leastside
Jun 1, 2010 - 01:24am PT
Honnold walked all the way across it without kneeling or anything .
Buju

Big Wall climber
the range of light
Jun 1, 2010 - 01:26am PT
the visor free does look awesome... DAB IT!
John Moosie

climber
Beautiful California
Jun 1, 2010 - 01:47am PT
That RNWF trip report is a fun read. Thanks whoever you are.
Mungeclimber

Trad climber
sorry, just posting out loud.
Jun 1, 2010 - 02:06am PT
YOSAR documentary???

do tell!
mcreel

climber
Barcelona
Jun 1, 2010 - 03:57am PT
The Visor hasn't been free climbed? Somehow, I have a vague memory someone freeing it, maybe back around '95 or so. Maybe my climbing trivia memories are getting mixed up, though.
Steve Grossman

Trad climber
Seattle, WA
Jun 1, 2010 - 11:09am PT
David Lee Roth fired the visor on sight, BITD... before opting for the beret! LOL
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