A hole in the wall

Shone captures the legendary north faces of the Tre Cime peaks as viewed through a machine gun position on the Innerkofler via ferrata. The furthest left north face seen here was first climbed in 1911, but three years later, when this hole was drilled into the rock, these mountains had ceased to be a location for something as trivial as rock climbing.
Reblogged from National Geographic

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