I’m not yet sure what it will take to get the rapidly growing climbing community to the table with those who’ve called this place home for generations…
This is all to say that we setters, myself included, need to be careful about what aspects of physicality we're including in the process of making problems harder...
What I didn't know before coming to Yale's School of Forestry and Environmental Studies was that it was a professional school...
And that lasted and grew as I discovered all the ways I could fly here.
Explaining the insecurities that led to certain decisions, the courage to say fuck it to med school, how I’m happy, how I hope he’s okay.
Many folks say leadership is an art, not a science. And thus, whether you realize it or not, you’re at art school.
Here's Nature. She weighs 500 lbs...
How many calories does it take to move a biological system from one resting place to another?
I remember I was conflicted.
They are accessible and have a high play-count. They are the radio bangers of the climbing world.
This is all to say, don't forget to picnic with the ones you love.
I'm glad we climbed this thing, but I'm never going to climb it again.
How many Layton Kor routes am I going to fucking climb?
Its a bit like skiing down a very long hallway.
The Bristlecone forest with the Wheeler cirque in the distance may be one of the most special places in our country.
It felt like a Teton Pass tour with Alaska-sized lines.
None of the three of us had ever aid climbed before, nor had we ever ascended a rope.
This is to say essentially that Labyrinth Canyon is a wet and mysterious Indian Creek.
Exposure is an experience. It is visceral. It is a mental dissonance in real time...
Also, experiments have been conducted to use calcite for a cloak of invisibility.