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Monday, September 26, 2022
A Celebration of Women in the Outdoors - Where the Wild Things Play
This is a repost...but an awesome one... Outdoor Research -- the clothing manufacturer -- has done a great job with inclusion in their recen...
Thursday, September 22, 2022
Climbing and Outdoor News from Here and Abroad - 9/22/22
Northwest: --From the Washington Trails Association: "The Snow Lake trail has reopened after a month and a half of construction! The pr...
Monday, September 19, 2022
Finger Injuries in Climbing
The hangboard. It sits above the doorway in the office, taunting me. It sits above the doorway, daring me to train. It sits above the door...
Friday, September 16, 2022
Snake Bites: First Aid and Prevention
As most of the programs we run in the Southwest are in the desert, we are often asked about venomous snakes. Are there snakes in Red Rock ?...
Thursday, September 15, 2022
Climbing and Outdoor News from Here and Abroad - 9/15/22
Northwest: --Unofficial Networks is reporting that, "the 2020-21 season was a record-breaking winter for Idaho ski resorts. Ski Idaho a...
Thursday, September 8, 2022
Climbing and Outdoor News from Here and Abroad - 9/8/22
Northwest: --We usually don't report much on accidents that don't involve mountain travel, but we thought this one would be importan...
Thursday, September 1, 2022
Climbing and Outdoor News from Here and Abroad - 9/1/2022
Northwest: --CNN is reporting that, "a Canadian climber fell to his death in Mount Rainier National Park in Washington state earlier th...
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