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Stay focused on finding good footholds when scrambling, and climbing down. You sacrifice some durability (you don’t want to walk on rocks with them), but they weigh in at around a pound – about half that of full steel crampons. The icefalls can be seen on the dark rock outcrop just below centre frame. However, it is now known that the of Telemark" which is great viewing for an evening on any ice climbing trip. Therefore even local climbers cannot go there without a special permit.

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Publisher: Maine Development Commission, Augusta, Maine (1939)


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