|Photos:||Recent | Best | Popular|
|Administrator:||Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)|
|Submitted By:||Steven Lucarelli on Oct 10, 2006|
|re: fellow climbers @ Smith Rock April 14th and beyond||John Ericson||5 hours ago|
|Boulderers in Portland||lawson white||7 hours ago|
|re: Climbing near seattle||sean.king11||13 hours ago|
|re: Bugaboos gear needs - snow/glacier stuff, ropes, and guidebook||Hans||1 day ago|
|Snow Patch Spire - 25 Years Ago||James Crump||2 days ago|
|Rooster Rock @ Santiam Pass||AFast||2 days ago|
|Selling or trading dates for St Helens climbing permit - May 16||JeremyL||2 days ago|
|re: Bouldering in July?||shotgunnelson||3 days ago|
|Comments on North Howser Tower||Add Comment|
|Show which comments —
By Timmy! Tormey
From: Fakeville, USA
Nov 24, 2006
|The anchors are bolted. Much easier and safer than going down the glacier to the north.|
Feb 18, 2008
I worked with Ward Robinson in the early 90's... by then, he had opted out of this kind of way-radical climbing in favor of his marriage and raising his family...but in his best days, he was a very modest and generally unrecognized Canadian climber of amazing talent and ability.
This route was one of his best.
A tale of bivy near the summit of NHT... my girlfriend and I were once coming down from a climb on SnowPatch and met a couple young bucks who had summited the West face and spent a VERY wild night on the summit - complete with multiple lightning hits.
They were burned and bedraggled... and lucky to be breathing.
The summit bivy was probably the crux of that climb???
Beyond the Guidebook:
The Definitive Climbing Resource
Inspiration & Motivation
to Fuel Your Run
Next Generation Mountain
Bike Trail Maps
and Secret Stashes
Better Data. Better Tools.