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Climbing grades and plateaus

In climbing, routes are assigned a numerical grade based on their difficulty. There are many facets of difficulty, but it comes down to the size of the holds – the harder the climb, the smaller the holds. 1,191 more words

Rock Climbing

Rock climbing

I am scared of heights. So when to outdoor ed guy at school 25 years ago said we were taking year nine to the Grampians to go rock climbing I was a little apprehensive. 149 more words

Valentine's Day Excursion

On some winter days in Laramie, you just feel like this:

So that’s why I take advantage of the warmer winter days we are given. On Valentine’s Day this year, Matt had to be in Colorado for a portion of the avalanche safety course he was taking through the University of Wyoming, so I defiantly set off with (aka was kindly invited by) climbers and UWyo students Andrew and Phil to climb at… 625 more words


Dan Osman's rock climb at 400 ft+ without gear!

Daniel Eugene Osman (February 11, 1963 – November 23, 1998) was a Japanese-American extreme sport practitioner, known for the dangerous sports of free-soloing, rock climbing without ropes or other safety gear. 76 more words


Rock Climbing and Bouldering For Possibly The First Time In My Life

I don’t know if I’ve ever been rock climbing before, and if I have I was around age five or six when I went.  I went today with my friend Winnie who had invited me some time ago.   193 more words

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