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The Edge of Darkness
© Dan Arkle, Apr 2011
Problem: Unknown
Date taken: April 2011
VOTING: from 172 votes
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I found these impressive boulders just to the right of Cir Mhor's South Ridge. Goat Fell and Glen Rosa are in the background. As the sun dipped, the shadow line raced accross the hillside at walking pace. I did a fun lip traverse as the arete itself was too hard for me -it looked V9 or more, does anyone know if its been done? Thanks to Jaime for helping.
Dan Arkle - 15/May/11
Brilliant image!
dek - 15/May/11
Tom Last - 15/May/11
Wow, cool photo !
mr mills - 15/May/11
Kafoozalem - 16/May/11
Great timing, well done.
Ice Nine - 16/May/11
An excellent bouldering image, which is not often seen on this site.
Sean Kelly - 16/May/11
Thankyou, glad you like it :)
Dan Arkle - 20/May/11
Congratulations! This photo was chosen as Photo of the Week, based on votes by registered users over the past 7 days.
UKC Photos - 22/May/11
fantastic photo D`Arkle, one take I hope!!!
Ann Davis - 22/May/11
Lovely photo, but absolutely the reason I stopped climbing, makes me nervous looking at the fall on that.
0Unknown0 - 22/May/11
Totally amazing, very original image. Just love the light.
Mark Reeves - 24/May/11
Hi Dan,
you do any more problems up here? would be good to know for the new bouldering In Scotland guide...awesome line and pic!! John at Stone Country
John S. Watson - 26/May/11
Fantastic image - needs no words.
SteveWick - 27/May/11
Thanks all. John- we just did the L-R lip traverse at highball V2. There are simply loads of quality boulders up there for those with tough skin to have a go at.
Dan Arkle - 27/May/11
Death Wish?
topnotchrally - 05/Sep/11
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