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2021-10-07 Black Canyon

October 7, 2021 I had the good luck to climb mid-week, just splitting two storms, in the Black Canyon of the Gunnison with my friend Micah. I headed down there Wednesday evening and we got on Midsummer’s Night Dream (5.11a)–Sex Comedy (5.10) and then Maiden Voyage (5.9)–King Me (5.10-). We ended up with 12 pitches […]

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Climbing Nature & Hiking

2021 Labor Day in the Tetons

September 4-6, 2021 Just like last year we headed towards Grand Teton National Park for one last alpine rock climb of the season. In keeping with our moderate theme this year Carly picked the CMC Route on Mt. Moran (5.5) as the objective. This route, as the grade implies, is pretty easy, the difficulty is […]

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Climbing Nature & Hiking

2021-08 Road Trip

August 1–10, 2021 In the early days of 2020 Carly and I started planning a summer road trip to either the Pacific Northwest or to California to hit some climbing zones. When 2020 went sideways those plans got shelved for more a modest road trip to Wyoming. Coming into the spring of 2021 we got […]

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Climbing Nature & Hiking

2021-07-05 Fins

After hiking Borah we headed over to the Fins a little more than an hour away. The Fins are a relatively high elevation limestone crag at the tip of the Lost River Range in Idaho. We didn’t budget too much time for climbing on this long weekend trip, but we were able to get a […]

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2021-05-29 thru 31 Maple Canyon

For this Memorial Day we traveled to Maple Canyon for some sport climbing and to hang with our friends, Dana, Ember, Jeremy, Lindsey and John. The weather was pretty fantastic, though a little chilly during the night for this time of year. Although, at the recommendation of Dana and Jeremy we went to the top […]