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On Jan 7, 2008 3:58 PM, Christian T <[log in to unmask]> wrote:

> On Sun, 6 Jan 2008 06:47:22 -0500, Jumpin_Jimmy <[log in to unmask]>
> wrote:
>
> >>Mansfield North
> >>http://tinyurl.com/2cbgqw
> >>http://tinyurl.com/2658lp
>
> in that second picture you didn't zoom out to show the looming death
> below.
> a buddy and i almost met to our ends riding those fields, we got funnelled
> into
> what we now call "certain death chute" which is just out of frame at the
> bottom of the pic. we came barrelling down this perfect chute only to
> realize
> it ended. we came to a stop 10 ft. from the edge.  we unstrapped and
> crawled down through the bushes on the side, it was a 300 foot drop off.
>  it
> took us almost an hour to hike out of it with only one ice axe between the
> two of us. be careful when venturing deep in the notch, its not the same
> as
> riding the tame hardwoods off the gondi or in the backbowls.
>

Christian,

We're glad you didn't coomb the chute! Did you climb back up, or traverse
over?


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