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"how long does it take to get to the top?"

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By lee hansche
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From: goffstown, nh
May 31, 2008

It's always amusing to me that "how long did it take" is the first question I'm asked...

but the fun part is in how many days you tell them it took...

By KCP
From: Eldorado Springs, CO
Aug 3, 2008

This picture just brought me back thirty years. I remember that routine well. That guy is probably belaying from the top of Recompense or The Prow. Great stuff.

By David Aguasca!
From: New York
Mar 11, 2009

my preferred method is acting surprised that there are people up there, asking them "How did all of YOU get up here?...there's a road? Dammit...I knew i should have done more research..."

By lee hansche
Administrator
From: goffstown, nh
Mar 11, 2009

haha... thats a good one...

By Mike Thompson
From: Manchester NH
Mar 12, 2009

haha... david thats awesome :)

By Mike Thompson
From: Manchester NH
Jun 2, 2009

so i experienced this yesterday and it was quite comical lol :) one lady blurts out " OMG! does your mother know what your doing!?" to which i replied "yup she asked me to take pictures:)" but so far the best reaction ive heard of is my friend got to the top and the people thought they'd been climbing for days and offered them food and water lol :) :) when we got to the top though a nice couple offered us a drive down and i hadn't realized there was a ROAD that went to the top... i always thought it was a trail...lol so i was like.... wait.... you can drive up here!?

By Chris Graham
From: Bartlett, NH
Jun 16, 2009

Hey!! That's my wife Kerin carrying my youngest daughter "Lizzy" with the pigtails and my oldest daughter Emma in the yellow in the lower right hand corner. We finished up the Book that day and were topping out over on the right and were catching a ride back with them. Too funny!!!

By Ryan Barber
From: Rumney, NH
Mar 27, 2012

Read Selected Climbs in the Northeast, where S. Peter Lewis describes making a big show for the tourists by building a grappling hook and acting all heroic with it at the fence.

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"how long does it take to get to the top?"

Submitted By: MJMobes on May 31, 2008