West Virginia – New River- Fern Buttress

View from Fern.

New River Gorge was visited again but this time it would be a a focus on the sampling of the Fern Buttress and the Endless Wall. I drove up solo, having phone conversation with long lost friends who I begged to entertain me on my drive. I got to the a very pack and crowded ACC campground. It kind of a sad place to be now, after staying there back in the beginning when it was the wildwest. With a forgotten tent, I pulled the blazer into a open slot and sleep through the night. Read More

Nashville to Mammoth Cave Country

We took off late on a Thursday for a flight to the heart and soul of TN, Nashville. It was Alexis’s birthday trip and we decided to go visit a city that had some good nightlife and also close to a national park, known at Mammoth Cave.

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Linville – Shortoff Mashup – New Route

Tim agreed to a day of fun up at shortoff again. 2 items need crossed off the list.  The long standing goal of climbing the Golden Rule, and get into the Tilt World. Quick departure from town got us up there pretty quick and the arrive at the trailed at 8:30AM.

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Minneapolis, Minnesota – State Fair, Malls, and Josh’s

We were headed to Minnesota for the state fair and to see my family. It would be a fast paced do it all weekend again, but it was well worth the effort.

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Ship Rock and Looking Glass Weekend

Finally, an outside climbing weekend. After 4 weeks of falling through of partners, poor weather and other random events, I would be able to touch real dry rock again.

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