>By chopping bolts the choppers are making a safety decision for all those
The lower offs and rap stations that have been and are in the process of being chopped were placed for convenience not safety (not there for erosion control either).
>There are many abseil bolts that were not there 20+ years ago which make
>descending safer. Many of the trees we used to abseil off no longer exist.
> Not to mention some of the down climbs we used to do. So yes it is a safety
I can't think of one example of this at the Piles?