Climbing

Blodgett Canyon Climbing

Ben and I headed out from the Blodgett Climbing Ranch for two days of attaching to some solid 5.10 multi pitch routes.

(Head Out)  

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Wind Rivers & Tetons Ride

Chris Bangs and Justene Sweet's 2013 bicycle-supported expedition from Bozeman to the Wind River and Teton Mountains of Wyoming.

(Head Out)   Dec 7, 2013

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Hold on the universe

One family’s push to continue a common journey

Gazing up at the clouds spread thick along the Rocky Mountain Front, I can feel my insides twisting into a knot.

(Head Lines & Features)   Sep 1, 2013

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King of the mountain

Conrad Anker is known for climbing the highest peaks in the world, but one promise keeps bringing him HOME.

The climbing gear is sorted and packed, and Conrad Anker emerges from his basement gear room with Hyalite Canyon on his mind.

Jun 1, 2013

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Separation anxiety

Tourniquets and the art of tyin’ one on

“I think I need a tourniquet.”

(Head Lines & Features)   Jun 1, 2013

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On the move

One climber’s future comes into focus on Canyon Peak

All we needed to do was get down.

Jun 1, 2013

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Tick Heaven

How many ticks does it take to thoroughly absorb the minds of a hiking party?

(Head Out)   May 27, 2013

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First ascent

World-class ice-climbing tower proposed for Bozeman

Conrad Anker plans big.

(Head Lines & Features)   Dec 1, 2012

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Bracing for a fall

Coming to grips with the departure of a longtime climbing partner

I’m falling, a foot breaking off a lichenous nubbin of rock, my hands instinctively cutting loose from the crimpy bits of nothingness that until now had me safely perched 80 feet off the ground in a Bitterroot canyon.

Dec 1, 2012

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Fall Climbing

With the sun reaching its nadir in less than a month, finding sunny walls to climb becomes paramount to avoiding wooden finger syndrome.John LehrmanBlodgett Canyon Parking Lot Wall

(Head Out)   Nov 18, 2012

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