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Best Pitch in the World?

Best Pitch in the World?

I’ve never given it much thought, but Mike Doyle (and many others) contend that the route Serpentine (5.13b) at the Grampians in Australia might just have the best pitch of climbing in the world on it’s second pitch. Read the entire entry for a blow by blow account of his experience. Or skip to the […]

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Wild Iowa

Wild Iowa

This past weekend I went rock climbing in Iowa. Yes, Iowa. I volunteered myself to take the climbing team I coach down there. Despite the weather we managed to have a great 2 days of climbing and all the kids seemed to enjoy themselves. Thanks to Sarah B for letting me steal these pictures even […]

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Realization Revisited

I was cruising around some sites on my lunch break and came across this clip from Dosage I that I had not seen in quite some time. It definitely brings back memories of the glory days of climbXmedia.com, and I can almost picture how cool it was to load the site one day that summer […]

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Sharma’s New Project

Shh, don’t tell anyone: I’m not really supposed to talk about it, but I will say this: When it gets done, it will be the hardest, most badass sport route in the world. There you go, that’s all I’m going to say. So now you know where it is, all you have to do is […]

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Summer 2001 Road Trip: Wild Iris Pt. 2

Summer 2001 Road Trip: Wild Iris Pt. 2

Wild Iris Part 2 Mike Nash climbing Atomic Stetson (.13b/c) Mike climbing on the White Buffalo boulder. An interesting 20-25 foot boulder that has 2 bolts. The anchors were chopped at the time…

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Summer 2001 Road Trip: Wild Iris Pt. 1

Summer 2001 Road Trip: Wild Iris Pt. 1

Wild Iris The climbing at the Wild Iris outside of Lander, WY is a lot of tendon tweaking pulling on steep limestone pockets. Much like RMNP, the setting in which you are climbing is pretty amazing. The Rodeo Wave Wall featured in most of these pictures is one of the coolest walls I have seen […]

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One Final Video of La Rambla Original (5.15a)

One Final Video of La Rambla Original (5.15a)

One final video of someone climbing on La Rambla Original at Siurana, Spain. This one is of Edu Marin who got the 2nd ascent shortly before Chris Sharma did. From what I can tell it seems to be the most complete video thus far of anyone actually redpointing the entire route. Click the picture or […]

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