Friday, July 29, 2011

Dolack Painting

I took a picture of this 1985 Monte Dolack painting in the waiting room of my Butte opthamologist--truly capturing, imho...

Tuesday, July 19, 2011

Panting Jack

My 4th send of this problem in 17 years--fortunately, the last two have been fairly recent:-)

If any body wants to give this one a go and give it a "rate"--I'll be more than willing to accomodate...

Monday, July 11, 2011

The 2nd Annual Butte Bouldering Bash + extras

Spread the word! This August the 27th at Homestake Lodge, The 2nd Annual Butte Bouldering Bash will occur. It was a truly fun event last year for a great cause and we're working hard to make it even better this year! Hope to see you there!

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Went out to the Northern Bourbons yesterday afternoon and had a nice session with Patrick. After a few in the main areas we ventured around "Saucer City" and looked at ~12 different potential roof problems. 3 of which have now been climbed...

Taco Chip Proj

Taco Chip Project

The Railien

The Railien

The Railien

The Railien


Wednesday, July 6, 2011

A Proximal 4th

Years ago the Proximals were a place that I visited a fair bit due to the super slacker access and variety of great problems- both difficult and cruiser. Unfortunately the area got peppered pretty hard by some paintballers about three years ago and it had completely lost its luster for me. I had some time to escape on the 4th and get a quick session in. I decided to revisit the area after my hiatus and was psyched to see that most of the paintball splatter has dissolved. Here is a vid of some of the casuals in the zone.