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Me at the old Tour Rouge bivy hut in the Chamonix Aiguilles in summer of 1971 - alas the hut is no more.
© Dave Palmer, Aug 1971
Aiguille du Grépon
Climbers: Bruce Hooker
Date taken: 15th August 1971
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this photo is too cool
Andrew Sandercock - 04/May/08
i was born in summer 71 and that was a good year for me. you there in that photo was a good year for you i bet. so cool .brilliant photo.cheers jay
jason lane - 21/Jan/09
looking very chilled out...and the photo captures a great atmosphere !
robdan - 26/Apr/09
Indeed, as said above, what a cool picture :+)
johnj - 17/May/09
Best hut in the alps - was there in '73. Fun to get to and you pretty much climb out of the door. Great pic.
pneame - 15/Nov/09
yeh, this picture is very stylish it is a perfect early 70' shot, tres cool. and when you compare this with the more modern image, time is like a jet plane. respect to you fella,
gd303uk - 03/Apr/12
The hut is being reinstalled this summer (2021)
cdpej - 09/Jun/21
The hut is being reinstalled this summer (2021)
cdpej - 09/Jun/21
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