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Former quarry provides ice-climbing thrills

...about coverage, it was summer and everyone assumed rock climbing was the topic. Emphasizing safety at every turn, Griffith...mental and emotional as well."Loveridge agreed that rock climbing tends to be more physical than ice climbing, requiring...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/outdoors/2014-01-23/former-quarry-provides-ice-climb
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...the future. They are considering the possibility of catering to the summer outdoor enthusiasts, specifically the rock climbing community, by allowing tent space or building a hostel on the upper level of the barn, offering meals, a shower...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/arts-entertainment/food/2013-11-12-5
Food
'Wilderness as the intervention'

...who seem to have trouble opening up, bottle-feeding calves. Sunday is for recreation, with rappelling, hiking, rock climbing, Frisbee golf, basketball, and cross country skiing in the winter. Structure is necessary for these young men...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/outdoors/2013-09-12/wilderness-as-the-intervetion
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Scouting is alive and well

...We also had the Tustumena Boulder Bash at the Alaska Rock Gym in Anchorage. Boys from the peninsula worked on their rock climbing merit badge and stayed the night in the rock gym. Seventeen boys completed the merit badge. Troop 1616 from Soldotna...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/letters/2012-05-08/scouting-is-alive-and-wel
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Man bicycles 2,000 miles raising money for cancer

...group of setnetters. After leaving Kenai Hamilton said he was headed to Charlotte, N.C., to run an artificial rock-climbing business at a Renaissance festival. As he stood on the beach in Kenai after being greeted by cheers and air horn...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2012-07-03/man-bicycles-2000-miles-raising-mone
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You don't have to be Spider-Man to go canyoneering

...difficulty - by the average person in the company of an experienced guide. I was a novice in all that it entails: rock climbing, bouldering, rappelling and wet suit wading.The idea of the sport is to navigate a canyon using water flow as your...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/outdoors/2012-11-08/you-dont-have-to-be-spider-man-t
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Indoors and ropeless on boulder

...doors last year. He himself started with traditional rock climbing and spent 10 years running outdoor trips for kids...who went ice climbing, mountaineering or traditional rock climbing outdoors."I think it is two worlds," said Tom Rosecrans...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/outdoors/2012-12-06/indoors-and-ropeless-on-boulder
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War veterans take on ice climbing

...expect to take about 20 trips and serve several hundred veterans. The organization takes servicemen backpacking, rock climbing, ice climbing, mountain biking and whitewater rafting."It gives the veterans a non-clinical space to adjust...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/outdoors/2013-03-07/war-veterans-take-on-ice-climbin
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Murray David Barnett

...drawn to his love of flying and of the outdoors. During this time, his travels took him to the exclusive world of rock climbing. Murray was a part of the 1989 team of climbers who summited Yosemite's El Capitan. One of the climbers on this...

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UAS to offer ice climbing class

...that ice climbing is probably more dangerous than rock climbing, but the new challenges ice climbing presents...It appeals to me because it's different from rock climbing. In rock climbing, it's always going to be the same rock. But...

http://www.peninsulaclarion.com/stories/020510/out_559174008.shtml
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