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Mt Davidson, Cheakamus Glacier and Castle Towers from Fissile approach # 9477

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Date: 2006.03.12
Vantage Point: From just below Fissile - Whirlwind col

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PhotoDescr: Trip where I skied the NE face with two friends. As described in "Backcountry Whistler" by John Baldwin; Northeast Face (55 degrees, 540m). 1st desc - 1990 - Jia Condon and Rich Prohaska. A steep sustained face above a 100 m cliff.). Even though the trip was successful and everything went to plan, it was a gripping experience leaving me with a new appreciation for the psychological aspects of skiing big faces with objective exposure.

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