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The Ascent of Gothics

After a late start in Syracuse, we arrived at the trailhead parking lot at midnight.  Four miles and two hours later, we were at our lean-to, nice and cozy in our sleeping bags.   1,993 more words


Level up at Mt. Daraitan, Tinipak River and Caving

March 28-29, 2015

Height/Difficulty/Trail Class: 739masl, 4/9, 1-3

It was my first time in Tanay, Rizal, so I was really excited about this trip.

When we reached the major jump off at the barangay hall of Barangay Daraitan, an aged but strong looking man approached us. 1,067 more words


Review: Mount Kinabalu Climb

Written by Sophie

Recently I climbed the tallest mountain in South East Asia, Mount Kinabalu.  It is something I have wanted to do for a while.   2,615 more words


Three To Climb (2015)

1. Mountain.
2. Vine.
3. Steps.
Often done-
Backyard tree house


Muzzerone, Italy

I’m on a climbing holiday in Italy and wide awake from jet lag. The flight went smoothly and on the way into Milan the moving-map lit up with classic alpine names – the Dolomites, St Moritz, the Matterhorn. 314 more words


Oh what about mountains?

A friend and I recently went for a climb, hoping to unwind from work. As usual, things never go according to plan and as heartbreaking and traumatic as that climb was, I had quite a few takeaways from it. 679 more words


On Gratitude

“Sometimes we get so focused on the difficulty of our climb that we lose sight of being grateful for simply having a mountain to climb.” 16 more words