First Impressions

Wow. What a weekend it was. Got my first taste of Washington granite last week, and probably once again spoiled myself for all future days spent on granite. As soon as I could after making this move up north, I made the trip past Seattle to see what the all the hype was about in […]

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The next chapter

The time has now come for me to begin the next chapter in this crazy book titled “Life.”  I leave Reno, Nevada today to begin a new life in the Pacific Northwest, where I will start the process of becoming a professional commercial guide; beginning with a summer spent as a Rock Climbing guide based […]

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2015 Reflection

I will now do my best to put you momentarily in another person’s shoes. Imagine, standing in a village made up of mud buildings with wooden awnings, each adorned with various produce and merchandise. You are carrying a tall, wooden staff in your right hand, and in your left a rope leashing two fluffy, gray […]

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The Stoke:Gravity Ratio

I can’t remember who first said it, but I’ve always been a firm believer that the best climber is in fact, the one that’s having the most fun.  The key to making sure that you are having as much fun as possible, is to maintain as much stoke as possible.  Some days, this is easier […]

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Enduro Corner Reflection

I found myself standing at this amazing stemming rest (Translation: My feet were smeared on both sides of the wall on nubs big enough for my feet, allowing me to take my hands out of the crack and shake the juices back into them as I straightened-out my legs) on Sunday, November 22, 2015.  At […]

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