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The Couloir, Coire an Lochain
© RMP, Jan 2007
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What a wonderful photograph.
Michael Ryan - 07/Jan/07
Good pic. Looks steeper than I remember!
I guess there was nothign else in?? :S
Si dH - 07/Jan/07
Nice pic. One of the few routes I have actually done. You have really made it look impressive!
pwhiteside - 07/Jan/07
It certainly doesn't look like a grade 1 climb from that angle. What route were you on at the time?
Sean Kelly - 09/Jan/07
Hi. Yes it is deceptive. With the gully slanting away from the camera and my high viewpoint at the top of the buttress looking down it does appear a bit steep for the straightforward snow gully it is. The number of people in the gully was the main reason I took the shot and I'm please to see its raised a bit of a discussion in the forum on the safety aspects of parties moving together in a gully like this. Cheers, Roy
RMP - 09/Jan/07
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