Re: [CentralTexasGeocachers] Ropes, climbing and geocaching (was: good news, bad news!)
- Now just don't get the idea that, since you have the
gear, you should be placing caches that REQUIRE the
--- Dan Miner <miner@...> wrote:
> After reading all the logs for "Emma's a Goth=====
> I can see I'm not the first one to think a rope and
> climbing gear is useful for some caches! ;-)
> I just bought my first set of gear tonight. Still
> missing a harness because they were out of my size
> in the model I wanted. (Should be here Monday.)
> - Dan (WhiteShark)
> > From: Roger Banks
> > Sent: Thursday, May 29, 2003 12:19 PM
> > You could go practice on "Emma's a Goth Goddess".
> > actually did use a rope on this one.
> > -- Roger
> > > BTW - ACS#1 (and Cliffhanger and others) have
> > > inspired me to learn a little about ropes, knots
> > > rock climbing. Not that any of that is REQUIRED
> > > any cache that I have done, but being the
> paranoid type
> > > and afraid of heights, I'll feel safer with a
> > > PROPERLY tied to my harness and a solid tree.
> > > ...just in case....
> > >
> > > - Dan (The paranoid WhiteShark)
> > >
> > > PS - Actaully, I'm not afraid of heights. I'm
> > > afraid of the sudden stop at the end of a fall.