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Climbers We Lost in 2016

Each year, Rock and Ice pays tribute to the fallen among us. Some lived out their natural lives, though some of those were still sadly short. Others died young in the mountains or elsewhere. This is our fifth year of this undertaking. We know, and we are sorry, that we cannot cover all those who … Continue reading “Climbers We Lost in 2016”

By Rock and Ice | November 7th, 2016

Accident Prevention

Free-Soloist Falls to Death in Flatirons

Two hikers were walking the Gregory Canyon trail near Boulder, Colorado on Sunday, September 27 when they discovered a body at the base of the Fifth Pinnacle, part of the rock ridge known as Gregory Flatironette. Police identified the man as 22-year-old Angus Moloney. Authorities believe that Moloney fell nearly 100-feet, according to the Denver … Continue reading “Free-Soloist Falls to Death in Flatirons”

By Rock and Ice | October 7th, 2015