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Friday, April 19, 2019
The Climbing Movement Essential Training Series on Youtube is kind of awesome. The series is composed of a number of well produced videos th...
Thursday, April 18, 2019
Climbing and Outdoor News from Here and Abroad - 4/18/19
Update: --Rock and Ice is reporting that, "According to Tiroler Tageszeitung, an Austrian newspaper, professional alpinists Jess Rosk...
Tuesday, April 16, 2019
Route Profile: Dream of Wild Turkeys, 5.10a III
Dream of Wild Turkeys is an exceptional climb located on the Black Velvet Wall very near to the classic long Red Rock climb Epinephrine . ...
Monday, April 15, 2019
With many programs based in the Pacific Northwest, we occasionally get questions about the elusive Sasquatch, or Bigfoot. The first and most...
Friday, April 12, 2019
Okay, kids. The question for today is easy. What is a natural anchor? The most straightforward definition is that a natural anchor is an...
Thursday, April 11, 2019
Climbing and Outdoor News from Here and Abroad - 4/11/19
Northwest: --The National Parks Traveler is reporting that, "At North Cascades National Park in Washington, the Diablo Lake Overlook ...
Tuesday, April 9, 2019
How to Choose a Pair of Rock Climbing Shoes
Bryan from Oregon Outside has put together a great tutorial on rock shoes. In the following video he quickly goes through a number of differ...
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