Category Archives: hiking

Dismantling the repeaters on Mount Wire

I heard the the giant reflector panels were coming down so I had to go investigate.

dismantling of the reflectors on Red Butte's Mt. Wire

Free Steel: Say goodbye to the mysterious panels on the south ridge of Mt. Wire.

I can’t really say that I’m happy or sad to see them go. They’ve just always been there, a marker on the way up, something to walk by. Now the familiar slopes of Mount Wire suddenly feel nude, like a freshly shaved chin.

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