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  1. 2065toyota replied to the thread Woman Dies in Utah Slot Canyon.

    Our best practice is that the last person down is who throws / lowers / carries the pull rope down. There is no reason to already have...

    Jul 7, 2020 at 8:39 PM
  2. 2065toyota replied to the thread Destination and rope prefenece survey.

    Its easier if the link works

    Jul 7, 2020 at 8:35 PM
  3. Ali Miller liked ratagonia's post in the thread Woman dies in Rappelling Accident near Zion.

    If you take the approach stated in the Zion: Canyoneering book, the rappels are MORE beginner-friendly. I think it is a fool's game to...

    Jul 7, 2020 at 3:09 PM
  4. Scott Patterson replied to the thread West Canyon Memorial Day Weekend.

    Since I got a few recent enquiries, I'll just say that this trip won't be going this year since West Canyon is closed and will probably...

    Jul 7, 2020 at 8:50 AM
  5. townsend liked Tirrus's post in the thread Woman Dies in Utah Slot Canyon.

    This incident hit home for me and the folks I canyon with, so we started adopting this technique as part of the LAPAR process for a...

    LAPAR biner block.JPG Jul 7, 2020 at 8:48 AM
  6. Ram liked Tirrus's post in the thread Woman Dies in Utah Slot Canyon.

    This incident hit home for me and the folks I canyon with, so we started adopting this technique as part of the LAPAR process for a...

    LAPAR biner block.JPG Jul 6, 2020 at 5:37 PM
  7. Tirrus attached a file to the thread Woman Dies in Utah Slot Canyon.

    This incident hit home for me and the folks I canyon with, so we started adopting this technique as part of the LAPAR process for a...

    LAPAR biner block.JPG Jul 6, 2020 at 5:32 PM
  8. ratagonia liked willie92708's post in the thread Webbing Failure During Test Bouncing.

    In all this discussion about how dead-man rock and dirt anchors are "old school", and "standard" rock cairn anchors can be time consuming...

    Jul 6, 2020 at 10:27 AM
  9. willie92708 replied to the thread Webbing Failure During Test Bouncing.

    In all this discussion about how dead-man rock and dirt anchors are "old school", and "standard" rock cairn anchors can be time consuming...

    Jul 6, 2020 at 10:01 AM
  10. townsend liked Ram's post in the thread Woman Dies in Utah Slot Canyon.

    People often have so many sides and stories. Jenny found this. Hopefully the link will show 16:07- 19:07, as Jenny sent it to me [MEDIA]

    Jul 6, 2020 at 8:56 AM
  11. Rapterman liked Yellow Dart's post in the thread Fall in Fat Man's Misery.

    Aye, very much so. Same with loaded rope shifting as you go over an edge. When I teach new people, I really emphasize "As you go over the...

    Jul 5, 2020 at 10:47 PM
  12. zul liked ratagonia's post in the thread Tech Tip: Answered Webbing over a sharp edge, Redundancy.

    If I put in 3 feet of slack, that would be a big problem. The way I have it, one strand of webbing takes all the abuse while the second...

    Jul 5, 2020 at 9:44 PM
  13. Kuenn liked Brian in SLC's post in the thread Fall in Fat Man's Misery.

    Objection. Council is testifying. Assumes facts not in evidence. Ha ha. I don't personally know any climbers who don't take rappelling...

    Jul 5, 2020 at 10:11 AM
  14. Kuenn liked ratagonia's post in the thread Fall in Fat Man's Misery.

    As a seller or ropes, I am very happy to hear this. Personally, I almost always use used ropes when I go canyoneering. This past weekend we...

    Jul 5, 2020 at 10:05 AM
  15. Kuenn liked ratagonia's post in the thread Fall in Fat Man's Misery.

    This is an engineering question, and the answer is "NO". Dynamic climbing ropes have a certain amount of springiness engineered into them...

    Jul 5, 2020 at 10:04 AM
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