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Powerlinez Bouldering Compilations

In lieu of my post on Tuesday, here is a follow up and glimpse at my local crag: The Powerlinez. Located in Torne Valley, on the south tip of Harriman State Park in New York, it offers spectacular bouldering and a ton of roped up opportunities. 68 more words


Climbing Boulder Canyon

“You cannot fall if you do not climb. But there is no joy in spending your whole life on ground.” -Unknown

My last outdoor rock climbing trip was this year in Colorado in Boulder Canyon.   390 more words


Gorge Walking For January 2015

Looking for a New Year’s Resolution?

We can help kick start your New Year with  trip in the South Wales Gorge, giving you an experience that you wont forget. 45 more words


5 Reasons Why your Local Crag is the Most Important Crag out there

There are two kinds of climbers that frequent their local crag – the ones who think their crag is climbing’s best kept secret, and the ones who think the climbing at their crag is complete low-ball choss. 1,230 more words


Quarry Climbing

In the 1840s, Mt Eden was far enough from the main settlement in Auckland to be suitable for ‘dangerous’ industries and institutions. It seems fitting that more than a century later it is an ideal location for a ‘dangerous’ sport. 862 more words


Autumn adventure in Japan

We spent autumn in Japan, doing hiking, camping and some interesting stuff on mountains. There are 100 famous mountains in Japan and we climbed 4 of them this time. 195 more words


Beating winter blues - Three ways to increase your motivation in winter

In the past I have found the winter months quite hard, often feeling low on energy and quite down. As darkness fell I just wanted to be in bed, and winter felt like a period of hibernation to be endured until lighter warmer days. 817 more words