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Rock Climbing in New York's Shawangunks
Photograph by Alex di Suvero
Photo: Rock climbing in New York's Shawangunk Mountains
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"After depositing myself about one-and-a-half pitches up on the 5.7 Cascading Crystal Kaleidoscope route of New York's Shawangunk Mountains, my heels were perched on a narrow blade of rock with my toes dangling in the air. I had been hoping to bump into preeminent Gunks guide Ivan Greene, who had been climbing above us. Then Ivan just  "dropped in" on us for this photo."
—Contributing Photographer Alex di Suvero

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