Learn how to tie essential knots and hitches with Backpacker and Colorado Mountain School guide Max Lurie. Normally, this digital course is $30, but it's free using the code "BEWELL". Link below. Essential Outdoor Knots & Hitches
We put together some of our favorite YouTube films. Let us know if we missed some of your favorites! Note: This is a YouTube playlist, so feel free to jump around using the links on the upper right corner. https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLF7IpsHWG2ZlbrUSss-aDPt4hk_I7jX6p
It was another eventful weekend for the climbing committee. On Saturday evening, we joined ParaCliff-Hangers, an adaptive climbing team at the Cliffs for a night of headlight climbing, waffles, and other climbing shenanigans. The evening was a fundraiser for their upcoming trip to the adaptive nationals in San Diego. At the crack of dawn on … Continue reading Para Cliff-Hangers & Ragged Mountain
Last weekend, February 8th and 9th, a group of 24 climbers prepared for the unexpected with an engaging, hands-on introduction to wilderness medicine, taught over two days in the urban jungle of Long Island City. Spoiler alert: If you like to take short trips relatively close to medical resources, enjoy weekend outdoor activities with your … Continue reading Wilderness First Aid – Vertical Edition
On Friday, February 7th, 2020, TVCC (Powerlinez) joined AMC NY/NJ Climbing at our home gym, the Cliffs at Long Island City for a night of climbing, banter, and promoting our respective nonprofits.For more information on Powerlinez (the closest crag to NYC) or AMC, head over to our climbing resources page.
Check out this great write up by Chris Ballard of Sports Illustrated on Hilaree Nelson and Jim Morrison's ski expedition to Lhtose. https://youtu.be/wPXSFVruIHI