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Kenai dedicates renovated Municipal Park

...section of the park includes a platform with two slides and a crawl-tunnel, and a large artificial boulder with rock-climbing holds. According to a presentation given to the Kenai City Council when they approved funding for the park equipment...
Extreme sport of slackling gains a foothold in Iran

...went into the countryside and strung a rope between two trees. By his second attempt, he had made it across.At a rock climbing festival in Iran in 2012, Abaee met a group of European slackliners who gave him advice and equipment. Now he has...

...outdoor experiences, from skiing, to mountain climbing, rock climbing, hunting, fishing, canoeing, you name it...several brutal winters training in skiing, snowshoeing, rock climbing and other elements of winter combat at Camp Hale in...
Getting a grip: Soldotna couple share love of climbing

...Larson, who along with his wife Natalie opened Redoubt Rock Climbing at their Soldotna home more than a year ago. adventure."For more information about Redoubt Rock Climbing, go to:http://redoubtrockclimbing.blogspot...
Sitka gym born from college closure

...membership offer that came with a weekly class introducing participants to new exercises, such as weight lifting and rock climbing."It was really helpful," Peterson said. "It got me started."She's now there five or six days a week on...
Oregon's Horse Butte attracts winter mountain bikers

...Cline Falls Highway, including the south trailhead off Newcomb Road, and the north trailhead, called Juniper.This rock climbing destination is also a good spot to ride a bike in the winter. Bikers can climb the challenging Burma Road to reach...
Summer in Alaska all about multi-tasking short list include Mount Healy, Mount Prindle, Panorama Peak or Rainbow Mountain, aka Rainbow Ridge.12. Go rock climbing. I'm not a climber and I'm afraid of heights so why do I keep putting this one on my list? Because, as climbers...
Empowering women, one ice pick at a time

...a city-owned facility with artificial ice in a natural gorge, the umbrella company Chicks Climbing now offers rock climbing tutorials around the country and even treks in Nepal."I call myself the accidental entrepreneur," said Chicks...
Students learn wilderness first response skills

...Stiebber and Funk joined the course because they spend a lot of time outdoors."I'm a big outdoorsman. I love going rock climbing and different things outside," Funk said. "I'm not a particular lover of the rain. But I think this was a lot...
Rock climbers build confidence

...two months, Hunter has taken rock-climbing lessons from Natalie and Nic Larson...Larson's have started Redoubt Rock Climbing, a class for children between...originally from California, started rock climbing at the age of six. She said it...


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