Weekend Whipper: When One Piece Saves the Day

13-Feb-2014


Kunza Korner (5.10c) is considered one of the best trad-climbs in Smith Rock, Oregon. This 85-foot corner-crack slowly gets harder the higher you climb, and the gear gets smaller and smaller. 'You can sew the crux up with small stoppers but they are small so place a few,' warns the route's description on Mountain Project. In this Weekend Whipper, you get to see why placing a 'few' stoppers is a REALLY good idea.

 

Watch last week's Weekend Whipper: Yo Dawg, You Good?


 

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Weekend Whipper: Super Mario Extension (V6) Fail
Weekend Whipper: Super Mario Extension (V6) Fail
Weekend Whipper: Max Factor (5.11c), Vedauwoo, Wyoming
Weekend Whipper: Max Factor (5.11c), Vedauwoo, Wyoming
Weekend Whipper: Elephant Man (5.13a), Reimers Ranch, Texas
Weekend Whipper: Elephant Man (5.13a), Reimers Ranch, Texas
Weekend Whipper: Famous Last Words - Figjam (5.10b), Ontario
Weekend Whipper: Famous Last Words - Figjam (5.10b), Ontario
Weekend Whipper: Alastair McDowell's Los Indignados (M7) Screamer
Weekend Whipper: Alastair McDowell's Los Indignados (M7) Screamer
Weekend Whipper: Guppie (5.12b), El Potrero Chico, Mexico
Weekend Whipper: Guppie (5.12b), El Potrero Chico, Mexico
Weekend Whipper: Hellion (5.13c), Ten Sleep, Wyoming
Weekend Whipper: Hellion (5.13c), Ten Sleep, Wyoming
Weekend Whipper: Yellow Stone (7a+/b 5.12a/b), Moroieni, Romania
Weekend Whipper: Yellow Stone (7a+/b 5.12a/b), Moroieni, Romania
Weekend Whipper: Ground Fall Off Heresy (5.11c), Smith Rock
Weekend Whipper: Ground Fall Off Heresy (5.11c), Smith Rock

 

 

 

[ WHIPPER COUNT: 213 ]

 

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