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Climbing Trad and Surviving Snort in South Africa

It’s somewhere around midnight, and my headlamp lights up a mess of four ropes at my feet. ย We’re on the side of a cliff in the middle-of-nowhere South Africa. ย Far in the distance are scattered lights of small villages, but I’m surrounded by darkness. ย Nine hundred feet up the wall on a quartzite ledge, I’m […]