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Bachar at the Magnolia Boulders.  Photo from Lynne...
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By Andy Laakmann
Site Landlord
From: Bend, OR
Feb 10, 2010
Quite the crew of paparazzi!
By mschlocker
From: San Diego, CA
Mar 4, 2010
Looks a lot like Driving South at Woodson.
By Christian "crisco" Burrell
From: PG, Utah
Nov 21, 2010
100% positive it IS driving south at Mt. Woodson.
By EliotAC
From: La Jolla
Nov 21, 2010
100% positive this is NOT Driving South.
By Fat Dad
From: Los Angeles, CA
Apr 7, 2011
It's not Driving South. No slabby boulder off to the left of the crack, which also doesn't have a lip on it's R. edge like in the photo.

I did have a similar moment in the photo the day after the 1980 or '81 bouldering contest at Santee. In fact, when I first saw this photo, I initially thought it was a picture of that day, except I and my buddy, Eric Held, weren't in it.

Eric and I throw up a rope on Driving South, flail a few times, when through the bushes come Bachar, Leclinski, Mari, Yaniro, Largo, etc., and a large retinue. Yaniro and Leclinski promptly send after tying into our rope. Bachar solos the thing, stopping part way up to add, "I don't use ropes."
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Bachar at the Magnolia Boulders. Photo from Lynne Leichtfuss

Submitted By: Adam Stackhouse on Feb 10, 2010
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