Date of Incident
A fist-sized stone fell and nearly hit my belayer. Helmet on, but the crag does need some more traffic (or a good clean) to make it properly safe
Always wear a helmet at the crag, even when climbing sport routes
Sport rock climbing
Falling rock, snow, ice or object
Rescue Services Involved?
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