Tagged: climbing

Good Reads: Not Without Peril

This book should be required reading if you are heading into the mountains for hiking or climbing. It doesn’t matter what mountains you are going into, you can still learn about the fickle nature...

Rock Spot Peacedale

Rock Spot Peacedale 1174 Kingstown Rd South Kingstown, RI 02879 401-789-SPOT In mid March Peacedale Rhode Island was blessed with having a new Rock Climbing gym open up in one of the old mills. ...

The People You Meet At Climbing Gyms

Take a light-hearted humorous look at some of the stereotypes we see at the climbing gym. The Thrutcher This is the guy who has never been taught any technique at all, and is totally cool...

7 Reasons to Start Rock Climbing Right Now

Rock climbing is tough. It demands a lot of your body and mind, but it’s worth every scratch and bruise, every frustrating moment or feeling of fear. Once you’ve been bit with the climbing...

The Gunks Rundown With Charlie Kelly (PICS)

A trad climber’s Mecca. A city rat’s favorite getaway. The Shawangunk Ridge—The Gunks, that is—is a crowded, inspiring mess during the summer months. It’s a line of bedrock that emerges from the foot of...