Raphael Slawinski and Grant Meekins made the first ascent of an impressive bolt-free mixed line, The Peach, WI5, M8. Slawinski was so stoked about the route he later returned with Jerome Yerly to make the second ascent, Wiktor Skupinski joined to film the action. The video deftly captures the demanding nature of the steep climbing, as well as shows just how chossy Rockies choss can get.

BD athlete Raphael Slawinski on The Peach (WI 5 M8), a multi-pitch, bolt-free mixed line in the Canadian Rockies from Black Diamond Equipment on Vimeo.

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