Monthly Archives: September 2014

New Routing at Index

I recently had the pleasure of returning to an old project from last season at Index with a couple of good friends.  Last year, Mike Patz and his fiance Allesandra DeMarchis cruised up to Blues Cliff with me to  check out the routes there.  It didn’t take long for us to notice this clean arete above the 5.11, Cry Baby.

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What’s in Your Rack?

Everyone’s got their favorite pieces.  Dude – all you need is a set of Alloy DMM offsets… Aliens or nothing, bro.  TCU is the best small cam hands down.  C3s fit in places nothing else will. Etc Etc. From ropes, to belay devices, to cams, to nuts – everyone has an opinion.  The truth is, most people will prefer the

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