Anchored long tail boat on Tonsai Beach. View from the Cat Wall. Photo Jonathon Spitzer. Jonathon and I went to Southern Thailand in mid-December for 3 weeks of climbing, swimming, tanning, and vacationing. After 24 hours of travel, we ended up on the famous Tonsai Beach and wondered up the hill to our little bungalow. … More Thailand!
Photo Kate Rutherford. I have always wanted to climb El Capitan. In fact, my subconscious voice frequently told me that you are not a real climber unless you climb El Cap. With that in mind, I made it a goal for myself to scale the 3000 foot walls of El Cap at some point in … More El Capitan – Lurking Fear In a Day
Climbing on the ThaiTanium Wal, Ko Yowabun, Thailand. Photo Dylan Taylor. The petzl spirit quickdraws are a great addition to the sport climber’s rack. The thicker dogbones prevent twisting, making clipping easy, and giving me extra confidence when the possibility of falling is increased. This extra burly webbing is also appreciated when the draws are … More Gear Review: Petzl Spirit Quickdraw