So You Want to Be a Mountain Biker?

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A 3 Step Guide to Getting Started Picking up a new sport can sometimes seem daunting, especially if it involves acquiring (potentially) expensive new gear, and then possibly scraping your face off on the mountainside […]

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Taking in big views and deep breaths after climbing Spearhead in Rocky Mountain National Parks.

How I Fell in (and out) of Love with Climbing

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When I first discovered climbing it was love at first sight. Before I even had a chance to tie into a rope, I remember seeing climbers in the Garden of the Gods and thinking to […]

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2016 by the Numbers

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It’s that wonderfully strange time of year when I’m trying to look both backward and forward at the same time. What did I accomplish last year? What do I want to accomplish next year? How […]

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Thankful Thursday, vol. 2

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“Siblings: children of the same parents, each of whom is perfectly normal until they get together.” Sam Levenson I honestly don’t know if any of us pass for normal when we’re apart either… And whaddya […]

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Believe it or not, I'm thankful for these weirdos.

Thankful Thursday, vol1

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“Things turn out best for people who make the best of the way things turn out.” John Wooden I know it’s not Thursday, but it’s my blog and I can do what I want. And […]

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Keep the Camera, Thief

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NOBODY likes a thief. Originally, I had planned to celebrate the official arrival of fall with a fun “summer highlights” post. You know, a cheerful #throwbackthursday type thing with some pretty pictures and a fist […]

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Goodbye Summer, Hello Fall

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Technically, today is the last day of summer, even though the forecast is telling me to expect 80 degree days the rest of the week. And even though it’s been a pretty awesome summer , […]

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Thank God It’s … Thursday

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Which means it’s almost Friday, which means it’s almost the weekend and GLORY, HALLELUJAH I am glad it’s a long one! I don’t have a ‘real’ blog post this week with cool pictures or anything […]

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Booty, Booty, Booty, Booty, Booty Everywhere!

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Warning: This post features more booty than a Kardashian twerk-a-thon. 3 Actually, that’s a lie. There’s only one piece of booty in the whole thing. Everybody loves booty, but nobody loves booty 1 climbing booty, […]

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Stick Clips, Sturgis, and Spearfish Canyon

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I’ve been mulling over how to approach this post since I returned, with this question at the center of my musings: How does one write a post about a climbing trip, with no pictures of […]

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