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It's a bit cold and snowy...
© george mc
Route: Top of Andromeda (IV 4)
Climbers: Ronnie Smith
5*VOTING: number of votes 54
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Ronnie Smith after sitting belaying at the top of Lochain facing into a northerly. Yes he's still alive.
george mc - 17/Dec/08
Great pic George. What winter is all about!
Alan Buchan - 17/Dec/08
Looks a bit under-dressed maybe...
Jonny Tee 69 - 17/Dec/08
Sitting down for a 5 minute break, proved to be counter-productive...
Alejandro - 17/Dec/08
Hood? Balaclava? Goggles?
Phil Sneyd - 18/Dec/08
Bit proscriptive guys; head protection all comes into the personal choice category. A bit of ice in the face isnt going to shut down your circulation. The mournful expression is quite funny tho..
Jamie B - 19/Dec/08
What's those axes doing in the clouds?
Stu Tyrrell - 19/Dec/08
Axes!? You see axes!? It's a sign :) Ronnie is blessed! All hail!
george mc - 19/Dec/08
Great shot. Just what mates are for. I particularly like the icefall buiding up under his nose
jtree03 - 21/Dec/08
That photo goes well with the punchline 'Looks like you've blown a seal.'
Randy Baird - 22/Dec/08
Brilliant.
Jack Geldard - UKC Chief Editor - 23/Dec/08
What grade does that ice go at under his nose?
Sunchaser - 29/Dec/08
It' snot grade V with a good run out below the overhang.
sbc_10 - 29/Apr/10
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