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Title: Patrick K Pics
Post by: Deuce on September 07, 2019, 12:24:18 AM
Patrick K has collected some amazing pics.  Hopefully he will post originals, and more.

These of the historic Porter ascent in Alaska:
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Post by: Patrick Kavanagh on December 13, 2019, 10:32:20 PM
More photos from the 1st Ascent of Middle Triple Peak's West Face.

Russ McLean and Charlie Porter (1976)

All photos courtesy of Russ McLean
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Post by: Patrick Kavanagh on December 26, 2019, 05:28:53 PM
1st ascent, Uli Biaho East face, Karakoram, 1979

Bill Forrest, Ron Kauk, John Roskelley and Kim Schmitz

All photos by/courtesy of John Roskelley
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Post by: Patrick Kavanagh on December 26, 2019, 05:33:41 PM
Uli Biaho with 1979 American route marked
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Post by: Patrick Kavanagh on December 26, 2019, 05:35:41 PM
Ron Kauk leading an aid pitch on Uli Biaho
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Post by: Patrick Kavanagh on December 26, 2019, 05:38:55 PM
Ron Kauk leading 5 inch off width crack near the summit of Uli Biaho

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Post by: Deuce on December 29, 2019, 12:10:22 AM
Fantastic!  If ever there to be a modern big wall history book about remote expeditionary walls, the Uli Biaho route would be the one that started it all.
Title: Re: Patrick K Pics
Post by: Patrick Kavanagh on January 18, 2020, 06:40:10 PM
Second ascent of the Twins Tower via the North Pillar - Josh Wharton, Jon Walsh Sept 10-12, 2013 (F.A.: Barry Blanchard / David Cheesmond 1985, 5.10d A2, 1500+meters from bergshrund to summit).   2013 grade: 5.11b r/x, A1 (about 4 meters of aid climbing) on the last pitch of the headwall.

All photo's by/courtesy of Jon Walsh





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Post by: Patrick Kavanagh on January 18, 2020, 06:42:33 PM
Second ascent of the Twins Tower via the North Pillar
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Post by: Patrick Kavanagh on January 18, 2020, 06:43:20 PM
Second ascent of the Twins Tower via the North Pillar
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Post by: Patrick Kavanagh on January 18, 2020, 06:44:29 PM
Second ascent of the Twins Tower via the North Pillar
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Post by: Patrick Kavanagh on January 18, 2020, 06:45:14 PM
Second ascent of the Twins Tower via the North Pillar
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Post by: Patrick Kavanagh on January 18, 2020, 06:45:53 PM
Second ascent of the Twins Tower via the North Pillar
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Post by: Patrick Kavanagh on January 18, 2020, 06:46:36 PM
Second ascent of the Twins Tower via the North Pillar
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Post by: Patrick Kavanagh on February 12, 2020, 05:05:59 PM
Second ascent of the Lowe-Jones route (5.10 A3) on the north face of North Twin, with a new variation (5.9, A2) to the first half.
Steve House and Marko Prezelj . April 5-7, 2004.

Here are  photos of the climb, courtesy of Marko Prezelj

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Post by: Patrick Kavanagh on February 12, 2020, 05:18:23 PM
Photos courtesy of Marko Prezelj
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Post by: Patrick Kavanagh on February 12, 2020, 05:19:18 PM
Photos courtesy of Marko Prezelj
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Post by: Patrick Kavanagh on February 12, 2020, 05:20:53 PM
Photos courtesy of Marko Prezelj
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Post by: Patrick Kavanagh on February 12, 2020, 05:21:52 PM
Photos courtesy of Marko Prezelj
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Post by: Patrick Kavanagh on February 12, 2020, 05:22:42 PM
Photos courtesy of Marko Prezelj
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Post by: Patrick Kavanagh on February 12, 2020, 05:23:45 PM
Photos courtesy of Marko Prezelj
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Post by: Patrick Kavanagh on February 12, 2020, 05:24:35 PM
Photos courtesy of Marko Prezelj
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Post by: Patrick Kavanagh on February 12, 2020, 05:25:31 PM
Photos courtesy of Marko Prezelj
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Post by: Patrick Kavanagh on February 12, 2020, 05:26:19 PM
Photos courtesy of Marko Prezelj