A local climber has a $500 hole in his wallet after he was caught using a motorized drill to install fixed anchors on a climbing route in a Wilderness Area. A U.S. Forest Service Wilderness Supervisor observed the climber using the drill in the Patricia Bowl Area of Rock Creek Canyon in the John Muir Wilderness near Bishop, California. Full story on the thread link below.
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