Climbing the Spearhead in RMNP

Spearhead RMNP

Last week, I had the opportunity to get out and climb Sharkstooth in the Rocky Mountain National Park. After this amazing experience, I was left in wonder-lust over late season high alpine rock climbing. A few days after getting up the tooth I found myself bellied up at the newest watering hole in Steamboat (The […]

Rocky Mountain National Park Climbing

Rocky Moutain National Park

Climbing in RMNP – Labor Day has come and gone. The end of summer and the dawn of a new season are just around the corner. To top off this late summer climbing season I had my first true alpine adventure in Rocky Mountain National Park. Me and my good friend and climbing partner, Dan, […]

The Domes

The Domes

Domes Days! – The Domes. It’s finally August and the Yampa Valley is as lush and green as the Emerald Isle. The snow has melted off the passes, for the most part, and summer is cruising along. In addition to the start of August comes the opening of the best climbing area near Steamboat Springs, […]

Muddy Creek Climbing

climbing muddy creek

Time to Play in the Mud – This past week I had the opportunity to spend half the day with my good buddies Dan and Dalton for an afternoon of climbing in Muddy Creek. This little hidden oasis sits right near the East Summit of Rabbit Ears Pass just about two and a half miles […]

Ski Haus Photo Contest

Ski haus Photo COntest

Enter your summer photos to win! – Ski Haus is hosting our first ever photo contest. We would love to see what you’ve been up to so far this summer. So… instead of making several hundred thousand phone calls to check in we thought a photo contest would be easier. All you have to do […]

Petzl Climbing Ropes

Climbing rope

Climbing. Climb on! – Petzl climbing ropes are some of the best in the climbing world. Petzl is renowned for making quality climbing ropes for decades. There are few pieces of equipment absolutely necessary to safely access the vertical world, and a rope is the most crucial. From your entry level ropes for those new […]

Petzl Djinn Axess Quickdraw

rock climbing quickdraws

Master of Sport – The Petzl Djinn Axess Quickdraw makes clipping bolts on your sport routes smooth and fast. Sport climbing has so much to offer any climber. Challenging problems, unique movement and sheer exposure. You want everything to go right and the Djinn Axess Quickdrasws are lightweight, without sacrificing quality and durability. The Djinn […]

Flame Stower USB Charger

Flame stower

More Power! – I am impressed with the new Flame Stower USB charger. The Flame Stower is a lightweight simple field charger that utilizes heat from your camp stove or fire. Fill the red cup with three quarters full with water. Place the metal fork into a hot flame and start recharging your devices, simple […]

Red River Gorge

walking into the red river gorge

Superb Climbing and Moonshiners – The Red River Gorge in Kentucky is an internationally renowned climbing area just over 3 hours south of Central Ohio. While I was home in Columbus for a few weeks I knew that I needed to get to the Red and climb in order to keep my spirits up. The […]

Why Do You Climb?

rock climbing

Because it is there? Hardly… Recently I came back from Columbus, Ohio and I found myself being asked by friends and family why do you climb? I grew up in Columbus before moving to Northwest Colorado. Since moving to the mountains I have fully immersed myself in every recreational experience as they arose. With these […]