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Nose bail. Top of the Boot!

   So this is a report of me (Mickey Sensenbach) and Aaron Stireman going for the nose! we were going to do something a bit easier but its hard to resist NO crowds, yes thats NO crowds, on the nose! so full of stoke we went for our first grade 6 and our first real wall! we bailed because of the king swing. there was little duck tape on the boot and we did not feel comfortable swinging around on it. we were still super stoked to get farther then most parties on there try onsight without having much experince! so here we go:

getting ready to go fix to sickle at 2 AM, 2 AM because we could not s...
getting ready to go fix to sickle at 2 AM, 2 AM because we could not sleep in camp 4 because there rangers walken around and didnt want to get busted for dirt bagen it!
Credit: whitemeat Aaron on Sickle
Aaron on Sickle
Credit: whitemeat me on sickle
me on sickle
Credit: whitemeat Credit: whitemeat looks like some pretty tretcherous 4th ahead, JK
looks like some pretty tretcherous 4th ahead, JK
Credit: whitemeat jugging our fixed lines in the morning
jugging our fixed lines in the morning
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Credit: whitemeat yikes!
yikes!
Credit: whitemeat Aaron after back cleaning the stove legs
Aaron after back cleaning the stove legs
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on dolt
on dolt
Credit: whitemeat Aaron doing the atlas
Aaron doing the atlas
Credit: whitemeat Credit: whitemeat approaching el cap tower
approaching el cap tower
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dinner!
dinner!
Credit: whitemeat leading the boot
leading the boot
Credit: whitemeat top of boot and relizing we cant do the swing safley ):
top of boot and relizing we cant do the swing safley ):
Credit: whitemeat top of boot
top of boot
Credit: whitemeat STOKED
STOKED
Credit: whitemeat after been eating cold canned soup and power bars french toast is prim...
after been eating cold canned soup and power bars french toast is prime!
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so thats it, how did you do the king swing?

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2013-04