ICC Education Sub-Committee: Invitation for New Members

The AMC Interchapter Climbing Committee (ICC) is looking for new members to join its education sub-committee. ICC/Education Committee Mission Statement The overarching goal is that AMC climbing activities be conducted in the safest manner and with the highest possible quality for the protection of natural resources and the enjoyment of our members and the public.  … Continue reading ICC Education Sub-Committee: Invitation for New Members

Getting started with rock climbing gear

Getting into any new activity can sometimes feel daunting, confusing, even intimidating. Climbing is no exception. The lingo, the gear, the skill set, the climbing styles, and the cost can be a lot to take in for beginners. I was lucky enough to start climbing with a mentor who showed me the ropes (pun intended) … Continue reading Getting started with rock climbing gear