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Porcupine Rim rockfall
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By kevin fox
From: parker
Oct 1, 2010
would love to know the story behind this,,,
By Allen Hill
From: FIve Points, Colorado and Pine
Oct 2, 2010
No kidding. I have friends who live on that side of the valley but certainly haven't heard any news. I'd think we would have heard about both the rock falls you've photographed.
By Warren Scott
Nov 12, 2010
This rock fall sounded like a clap of thunder, except it was more like a crack of thunder. I actually had time to run into my house for my camera and back out and still see tumbling blocks. Pretty awesome.
By Bryan Ferguson
From: Castle Rock
Dec 1, 2010
I have a photo taken from near the base of the Priest showing the Porcupine Rim. It shows a light dusting of snow that happened the day before along with a huge red rock dust stain that must have been the result of a similar event. I will see if I can track it down.

Great photo!
By Marc801
From: Sandy, Utah
May 4, 2014
Yes, it's an old thread but since the image showed up on the front page rotation...
It's a photo from 1986
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Porcupine Rim rockfall

Submitted By: Warren Scott on Aug 2, 2010
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