Album: DV: Bad Canyon (3x) via Bad/Hades Ridge
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- 1/1/2013 12:00:00 AM
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Starting 2.0 miles from Badwater. 7:46am. Luke, Ron, & Brett
Lunch break shortly before the Hades fault. 11:47am.
Hades fault on the Bad/Hades ridge. 12:30pm. Time from Badwater Road to Hades Fault (including lunch break): 4 hrs 45 mins.
Skirting around the first optional rappel in Bad Canyon
Looking down from where the canyon drops at rap #3. Present anchor is another 50 feet down on canyon left. We'll rap directly from this location in the photo next time (<200 ft).
Here's the anchor I couldn't find last time I was in the canyon. Ended up using a bush. This time even in daylight I almost didn't see the piton.
Here's the bush I used a couple weeks ago. For some reason I still felt better about using the bush this time instead of the piton.