Rock Climbing

Segment FOUR – Summit of Pingora!

The adventure continued to be amazing! Poor Zach was still suffering from AMS, to the point where he felt it best for him to take a rest day in camp. Greg & I thought we’d go and do a short route (K-cracks) on  Pingora, the huge peak to the right in the picture. Unfortunately, there […]

July temps in March~!

Well this week has been crazy! Wednesday and Thursday had record high temperatures…it was in the 20s Celsius (90s Fahrenheit). We climbed some sport at Kingston Crag on Tuesday, and then climbed at Cochrane Lane on Wednesday…the weather was amazing! I was climbing in a tank top! I even got some leading in! I LOVED […]

will I be a 5.10 trad climber?

And for the first time, I felt like I was a CLIMBER! That I really COULD lead this 5.8 (Excellent Smithers) and even the 5.10b (sticky Fingers). Wow – had I really come this far? Was I really someone who would be able to call herself a 5.10 female trad climber. Let’s back up a […]

Fourth times a charm :)

This is my fourth time traveling to Red Rock Canyon in Las Vegas, and I was actually MORE excited on this trip than others. The reason for this, is because I know all that Vegas holds for me. Ironically, it’s not your typical gambling, lights and the ‘strip’.  Oh I’m sure we’ll take an evening and […]