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Master of Puppets Area 


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Submitted By: Ben Sachs on Aug 23, 2009
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This is Henson Canyon proper. A huge steep wall lines the side of it, but it is mostly covered in thick lichen. The downstream end gets afternoon sun, and is therefore lichen free. Master of Puppets climbs this section of the wall, generally following a thin seam. Jim Henson was the master of puppets!


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