Tag Archives: Ragged Mountain Foundation

Favorite Things

This last week, I guided YMC route twice, and climbed it three times over 4 days.  It’s so good. Central Connecticut’s Ragged Mountain’s YMC Route is rated 5.9.  It is about 90 feet tall. Here are three photos of Laurie … Continue reading

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Gym to Cliff Series

Months ago Brenna reached out to me about doing a Gym to Cliff day with the idea that she and Jared would continue on to a Top Rope Anchors class. They had been climbing and leading at Central Rock Gym. … Continue reading

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Practical Self Rescue

Today finished up RMG’s second group Practical Self Rescue program.  Practical in the sense that you might actully use the skills versus cool to know trickery.  Rope tricks are slick, but knowing how to lower your partner off a ledge, … Continue reading

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Leader Skillz with Jim

Jim and I have climbed a bit together now.  He understands how to learn more in less time.  Today at Ragged Mountain, we swung leads on End Run, Wet Wall (in 2) Weisnner Slab to Weissner Crack (8+).  Jim onsighted … Continue reading

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