Glove fall: a glove dropped on steep snow resulted in a cartwheeling glove falling over 100 feet before performing miraculous glove self arrest above the lower cliffs.
GAINAM: Glove Accidents in North American Mountaineering
Glove fall analysis: Barretts Cove, Camden Hills State Park, Maine Fuschia: direct line of glove fall Yellow X is the bolt at the bottom of CIS Red: Heathrow Green: Continental Ice Sheet and Joe's Route Periwinkle: route of successful glove rescue attempt
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