Monthly Archives: October 2014

Vantage (climbing): Basalt Columns Forever

It is sunset. Steep columns of golden rock riseĀ before you like soldiers preparedĀ for combat. Some of them are broken, crippled. Others stand tall and slender. You look carefully, and notice that in between their folds are little creatures, clambering up … Continue reading

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Vantage Peak: The Peak of Summer

There was a feeling in the air that summer was close to its end and autumn was fast approaching. But just before Fall officially started we were blessed with yet another sunny weekend and the mountains were calling our names … Continue reading

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