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Conor74
2011-04-14 17:04:42
More on crampons...
...the ones I am getting look something like this

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Not sure what you mean by binding at the heel, is that the bar that wraps around the heel? It's metal, not plastic, as with the pic. I really just want them to be able to get out on the Reeks or Dunkerrons in the snow, so would be mixed walking along with maybe ascending the gullies. Certainly would not be clinging to sheer drops, but on the other hand it wouldn't be for just trudging along in snow either.

As for Imelda Marcos, I think I married her. Our house aint big enough for another extensive footwear collection!
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Caherbarnagh East Top: A Hidden Gem Discovered
Collaborative entry Last edit by: CaminoPat 5 hours ago.
Park off road next to gate at the saddle between Claragh Mountain and Curracahill W23626,87990. There's room for 3-4 cars to park safely. Climb gate and follow rough stone track keeping forest to ...

  
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Corraun Hill: Views! what views?
Harry Goodman 20 hours ago.
Climbed this hill on Wed. 12 Oct 2011. Our intention was to start from Belfarsad Bridge but the blanket of thick mist covering the Plateau made me opt for the simpler climb from Burnanioo Bridge s...

  
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molls gap loop walk
strangeweaver a day ago.
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Simple ascent of Minaun.
simon3 2 days ago.
An easy way up starting from the carpark. walk, Len: 3.6km, Climb: 121m, Area: Minaun, Achill/Corraun (Ireland) Minaun

  
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Corraun Hill: Western summit on plateau above big corrie lakes.
Collaborative entry Last edit by: simon3 20 hours ago.
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Puglia: Circuit south of Otranto
Onzy 3 days ago.
walk, Len: 11.1km, Climb: 215m, Area: Italy, Apulia ()

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Pepe 2 days ago.
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Reviewers wanted.
simon3 3 days ago.
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Onzy 3 days ago.
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Morocco
spiider28 a week ago.
Thanks for the detailed advice @kernowclimber, really appreciate it

  
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Westtown Hill: The Folks Who Live on the Hill
Pepe 2 days ago.
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Puglia: near Cisternino to Ostuni
Onzy 3 days ago.
walk, Len: 14.7km, Climb: 245m, Area: Italy, Apulia ()


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