In 1969, at the age of 18, Jeff Lowe climbs "like a light-footed wolf" on Haystack Mountain.
After climbing classics every day," Doug Robinson recalls, "it was easy to assume that the great lines had all been snatched up. Our steps turned homeward, with lingering views of the great Cirque vanishing over Warbonnet's shoulder. One last wall, Sundance Pinnacle, hesitated our footfall." In this essay, Robinson recalls his first, first ascent in 1966.
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[This week, we're sharing seven essays from the Mountain Profile of the Wind River Range. Stay tuned for essays by Raymond G. Jacquot, Sibylle Hechtel, Joe Kelsey and Dick Dorworth.--Ed.]

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