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First Descent of SE Face of Rio Grande Pyramid?

Postby COBuckeye » Wed Mar 23, 2011 9:48 am

Here is the article from wildsnow.com
http://www.wildsnow.com/4693/rio-grande-pyramid-ski/

Anybody know if this is a first descent?
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Re: First Descent of SE Face of Rio Grande Pyramid?

Postby benners » Thu Mar 24, 2011 6:31 am

Nice find, Jason! Sounds like they may have the first recorded descent of the face. Cool stuff.

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Re: First Descent of SE Face of Rio Grande Pyramid?

Postby dsunwall » Thu Mar 24, 2011 7:32 am

I know an old guy on slowshoes who has made the summit in winter.

http://www.fourteenerworld.com/TripReports/NewTripReportsRight.asp?TRID=4561

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