Tag Archives: Sterling Rope

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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#seekqualifiedinstruction- Gym to Crag

Each spring I put on a series of training clinics call Gym to Crag for ‘gym climbers’ who are aspiring to make the move outside.  While these climbers may have mastered the skills inside, outdoor climbing turns out to be … Continue reading

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Peak Rescue Institute

I have just returned from Joshua Tree National Park after working with the Peak Rescue Institute.  I received a phone call from AMGA Rock Instructor and Fire Dept. Captain Glenn Pinson this past winter inviting me to join his organization’s … Continue reading

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What’s in Your Pack?

I just cleaned out my pack from the first couple fo weeks of summertime work.  Here’s what’s inside ( the first aid kit and headlamp(Petzl Tikka RXP) are still in the pack): Petzl Sirocco Helmet Petzl Hirondous Harness, w, 5mm … Continue reading

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Taking the Leap

Peter and Danielle came out for a day of Top Rope Anchor Skills instruction. During this course, we look at a number of different ways to rig anchors, starting with a knot and hitch review, rigging anchors off of trees, … Continue reading

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