Ryan's Inferno

I have finally made a contribution to the Hoagie Trifecta...

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Thanks to Dan Russell for doing the climb justice with his editing skills.

Thanks to Dave Phillips at the Gazette for giving Ryan some more coverage!

http://www.gazette.com/articles/hansen_44361___article.html/climb_climbing.html

Photo's courtesy of Stewart Green and Mark Tjaden:

V-Naught/Green Marker Guide

Sometimes choss becomes beautiful... when it's yours to explore and play on. Thus, the V-Naughts and Green Marker areas. Just two spots that don't really qualify for Ute Valley "proper" areas. But, I think they're excellent. I think it's evident of how excited about these boulders by making this little guide.
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Newlin Creek

The first time... So much to do. Footage Todd put together from our visit with Byron, Glenn, Jerad and Chris:

Fall 2006 Trip

Here's the video from the October 2006's climbing trip with Todd, Jeremy and Mike. We went to Joe's with a stop off at Frisco Buttress.

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Chick Power

While I'm loading stuff on the site, I might as well have the Chick Power video...

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Hueco2007 Footage

I finally got around to putting something together from last year's spring trip with Todd and Chris. Just in time for the Fall 2008 trip!

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Horsetooth

The kids and I spent a few hours at Horsetooth Reservoir on Saturday before hanging out with Allison and Nate in Greeley. I convinced them to climb a little bit before the main event - throwing rocks into the water...
They are awesome! I love the highball pictures!!!













I realized that there are some problems that I can't do when it's just me and the kids... Namely ANYTHING on the Mental Block! I got up to the top of the Standard Route (a few times...) and Pinch Overhang before coming to grips with how bad it would be if I fell. "That wasn't very responsible, Daddy..."