Let me get something out of the way: I learned how to climb rocks in a gym, putting in countless amounts of hours on plastic before heading to real skin-stripping stone. 1,930 more words
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The thing about backpacking is……. sometimes it’s not even that fun.
I mean who ever heard of walking up and down hills for hours on end carrying 40 pounds on your back with nothing to look forward to at night but your own stench and a bed that’s just not quite as comfortable as the one you left at home? 671 more words
One of the things that I love about working in the Red River Gorge area of Kentucky in the United States of America is that we constantly get exposed to other cultures and people. 846 more words
Adam Stein is a climber in residence at the Land of the Arches campground. Adam is the epitome of what it means to be an “in the zone” lover of the sport. 956 more words
During my 8 hour drive from Raleigh, I counted two breaks to pee, sixteen “Friends of Coal” bumper stickers, four power plants, and three play-throughs of… 463 more words