Archive for September, 2011

Rogers Rock after the Rain

Monday, September 26th, 2011

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Wet rock, full pack. Lukasz likes a challenge.

We found out that one can climb Little Finger when it’s sopping wet. And despite the uncertain footing, occasional fear, and frequent disbelief that our feet would stay put, we had a great time learning the lesson.

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SAdkRF 2011 Wrap-Up

Wednesday, September 14th, 2011

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Once again, the Festival has come and gone. The weeks of preparation, planning, and fretting paid off well this year, and the weather was wonderful. We had a great turnout on Saturday; Justin reported 40 contestants signed up for the bouldering contest, at least a dozen spectators also attending; and I counted over 30 people coming and going at Lost T that day. Basecamp was filled past capacity Saturday night, and this year, I can squeeze in the hyperbole that a climber from Germany attended (OK, Gabe happened to be visiting family in the States, but that’s where he lives now)! (more…)