- Jim was hiking not climbing when he fell.
He was a very experienced climber and he did wear a helmet when he climbed. (Posted on November 18, 2007, 8:50 am Melanie Anglin)
- I almost always wear mine. Ice climbs- Yes. Mountaineering of any kind- Yes. Trad leads in unfamiliar places- Yes. Toprope just about anywhere that the area is clean of stuff- No. Overhanging sport leads(hmm, that sounds like just about any sport lead at the Red)..No. Belay most sport climbs- No. Belaying at a vertical cliff- Yes.
(Posted on November 11, 2007, 2:20 pm miklmok_zion)
- Not true Albert. Especially while hiking to the climbing area's (Posted on November 11, 2007, 7:52 am Richard)
- Any experienced rock climber would have been wearing his helmet. (Posted on November 7, 2007, 8:06 am Albert)