When Dean returned after confirming a reservation from yet another ice climber, she sat huddled in the corner of the sofa.
The three north-side second floor rooms contained Fred, Gladys Turnbull and a pretty female climber named Penny.
"Don't let Penny kid you," another climber answered.
Mick, the ice climber, interrupted them before Dean could think up a proper reply.
The teeth enable the climber to scale a vertical wall by holding to the ice while pulling yourself upward.
Donnie clung to his mother, eyes wide, pointing to a climber about to descend from the corner of the bridge.
Anyone occupying the climber only area must wear crampons.
Dogs must be leashed in the climber only area and are not allowed at the bottom of the gorge.
Two of the young ice climber descended the stairs and began gathering their suitcases and gear piled by the door.
She did attempt to engage an uninterested climber in a conversation about her Great-aunt Annie being one of the founders of the Ouray Woman's Club, back in 1897 and how she helped form the Ouray Library, with her friend, the famous millionaire, of Hope Diamond fame, Tom Walsh.
A large outcropping of rock made it impossible for a climber more than just a few feet below the edge, to see anyone above him.
"You don't look like an ice climber," she called over her shoulder as Fred O'Connor met them at the door.
Bird Song remained nearly empty during the week and half full weekends when get-away folks from Grand Junction, and sometimes even Colorado Springs or Denver, left the kiddies with grandma and snuck over the mountains for a little R and R. An occasional ice climber continued to remind the group of the receding memories of the recent tragic past.
And Penny's final observation about a second climber opened a whole new perspective.
The only other party involved with Shipton who was an ice climber was Donald Ryland.
In earlier life he was a notable mountain-climber, ascending Mount Ararat in 1876, and publishing a volume on Transcaucasia and Ararat in 1877; in1899-1901he was president of the Alpine Club.
Trees, and even new genera, such as the cork-tree (Phellodendron amurense, walnut (Juglans manchurica), acacia (Maackia amurensis), the graceful climber Maximowiczia amurensis, the Japanese Trochostigma and many others - all unknown to Siberia proper - are met with.
Lapageria, a native of Chile, is a favourite greenhouse climber with fine bell-shaped flowers.
Though an expert climber, it is by no means confined to wooded districts, being frequently found in scrub and reeds along the banks of rivers, and even in the open pampas and prairies.
The first-known English climber in the Alps was Colonel Mark Beaufoy (1764-1827), who in 1787 made an ascent (the fourth) of Mont Blanc, a mountain to which his fellow-countrymen long exclusively devoted themselves, with a few noteworthy exceptions, such as Principal J.
Other fine species are P. baldschuanium, a climber, P. sphaerostachyum, P. lanigerum, P. polystachyum and P. sachalinense, all bold and handsome.
The ocelot is essentially a forest cat, and a ready climber; its disposition is said to be fierce and bloodthirsty but in confinement it becomes tame and playful.
Although this animal is said to be an expert climber it usually inhabits holes in the ground.
NASTURTIUM, or Indian Cress, Tropaeolum majus, a perennial climber, native of Peru, but in cultivation treated as a hardy annual.
It used to be said that, if this narrow passage were blocked up, escape would be impossible; but an intricate web of fissures, called the Corkscrew, has been discovered, by means of which a good climber, ascending only a few hundred feet, lands 1000 yds.
Unlike most of its tribe, it is a good climber; and where wooded cliffs are not available, will take up its quarters in tall trees.
Or more in height, Olyra latifolia, a widely-spread tropical species, is also a climber on a humbler scale.