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Climber Memorial forum added

Postby BillMiddlebrook » Thu Jun 24, 2010 7:36 pm

I just added a "Climber Memorial" forum section and moved all of the Kevin and TalusMonkey threads to it.

Comments about the new area area welcome.
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Re: Climber Memorial forum added

Postby tmathews » Thu Jun 24, 2010 7:40 pm

Nice addition, Bill!

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Re: Climber Memorial forum added

Postby globreal » Thu Jun 24, 2010 10:02 pm

Great way to organize things for those searching....I was looking for something in this genera just this evening.

But good God, I hope and pray we don't need this category any more!
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Re: Climber Memorial forum added

Postby sandy » Fri Jun 25, 2010 6:49 am

Nice!

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Re: Climber Memorial forum added

Postby susanjoypaul » Fri Jun 25, 2010 7:34 am

It's unfortunate that we need a memorial site, but, due to the sheer number of people on the 14ers and other high peaks these days, there are bound to be more fatalities.

This is a good place for us to come and honor our dead, though, so thanks for setting it up, Bill.

May it also serve as a repository for "what can go wrong" so that others may learn from our mistakes, and possibly avoid repeating them. Perhaps through education we can at least keep the accidents to a minimum.

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Re: Climber Memorial forum added

Postby coloradokevin » Wed Jul 07, 2010 1:00 am

Bill,

As you already know from my PM a few weeks ago, I'm glad to see that you like the idea of having this section on the site. I think we'll all appreciate having an area on the forum where we can remember those among us who've paid the ultimate price for this adventure!

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Re: Climber Memorial forum added

Postby TK » Wed Jul 07, 2010 8:31 am

Great addition, Bill.

May it be the least used forum on the site.
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