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Finding Motivation in Weakness and Inspiration in Success
Sport Climbing / St. George / The Hard Life / Training / Utah / Work

Finding Motivation in Weakness and Inspiration in Success

Since David and I met more than four years ago in Spain, our life has been a blur of extended climbing trips in the US and Europe, interrupted by bouts of seasonal work—in large part because our international relationship required frequent border crossings such that neither of us overstayed our visas in the other’s respective … Continue reading

Serious Business at Pipestone Pass
Bouldering / Bozeman / Butte / Call Chris Sharma / Montana / Pipestone Pass / Steve the Dog

Serious Business at Pipestone Pass

Some more photos from a recent trip to Pipestone Pass! Warming up David on a freshly brushed, probably climbed boulder problem in the Druthers opposite Paresthesia. Unknown problem on the Choice Boulder. David Sjöquist climbing on a wicked thin face on the same boulder as the Wild Pony, and directly to its right. A project … Continue reading

Pipestone Pass Bouldering: Take II
Bozeman / Butte / Call Chris Sharma / Danger / Montana / Pipestone Pass / Steve the Dog / Suckers! / The Hard Life

Pipestone Pass Bouldering: Take II

Following are some photos from the Druthers Area at Pipestone Pass, Montana. This weekend, we estimate there were approximately 10 first ascents done, many of which were easy, but techy ‘n’ awesome–and a few of which were harder! (Photos of other/ non-Druthers climbs with Sarah, Jeff, Joe and Dervin to come soon…) /Christine Morning preparations … Continue reading

Pipestone Pass Bouldering: Take One
Bouldering / Bozeman / Call Chris Sharma / Montana / Pipestone Pass

Pipestone Pass Bouldering: Take One

Yesterday, we had the privilege of climbing at Pipestone Pass for our first time, complements of some local-expert “tour guides” who’d be climbing there for multiple seasons. We had never climbed out there before, as the rock is rumored to be rotten and holdless. However, what we saw out there was incredible! Excellent, often tall … Continue reading