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“Here you come to the roof and it gets a bit tricky. About 8 feet out on the lip of the roof [is] a 8X12 inch hole in a well-attached piece of ice coming off the roof. Best to place a screw here to protect this move. Aid up by hooking your tool into the carabiner (AID Part). Gather about three meters of extra slack till it is draped well below you. Work your feet up. At this point I unclipped my leash, then like a coiled leopard I launched myself out to the roof, my remaining tool extended aiming for the hole in the curtain out in space.”
For years, climbers have been speculating about when the real Ice Porn might be climbed. And now it has.
Date of Ascent: October 13, 2007
Sources: Cory Richards, Gravsports.com