Too many climbers spend the winter lamenting the cold weather and sitting inside dreaming of warm days on the rock. Instead of waiting around for the warming rays of spring, several Vertical Rock members and staff are headed west to take advantage of this opportunity to exercise the lesser known but equally exciting vertical discipline: Ice […]
Boinking is an efficient and effective way to regain the wall after falling off an overhanging lead route. A little effort and coordination between the climbing pair can save a lot of time and allow the true projecting of long, steep climbs.
[mk_image src=”http://climb-va.com/assets/2013/06/VROS-Slider-Logo.png” image_width=”200″ image_height=”150″ crop=”true” lightbox=”false” frame_style=”simple” target=”_self” caption_location=”inside-image” align=”center” margin_bottom=”10″] GEAR REVIEW Black Diamond Magnetron Carabiner With the spring climbing season quickly approaching (gotta think positive, right?), there will be lots of new climbers looking to outfit themselves or their friends and loved ones with the essentials of rock climbing: a harness, climbing […]
As any climber knows, Rock Climbing can offer some of the greatest views from “The Top Of The World.” But why wait until you reach the top? Well look no further, as there is a new device that allows you to take a break and take in the views without reaching the top of your […]
Happy Friday Everyone! If you don’t already know, tonight is our headlamp and glow stick party! If you’re willing and able, come on by tonight for some night time climbing and shenanigans! In the interim, here are some Rock Climbing commercials that have absolutely nothing to do with Rock Climbing, but at least they are […]
Every wednesday we celebrate women in the world of rock climbing. Today we have the Bikini Boulderers and god bless their hearts because, well, they are climbing for a cure and we fully support them! “Girls… in bikinis… climbing for a cause. Rock on!” is their slogan and they are climbing for the advancement of […]
Happy Friday! As we do every week at Vertical Rock, here are the week’s best climbing photos from around the interwebs. Come climb with us this weekend!
It’s Friday again, and we’re here to bring you the best of the climbing photos from around the web this week. Hopefully this gets you excited to climb at Vertical Rock this weekend!
For those truly dedicated to training at all hours of the day and night, you definitely need to get one of these in your house.
There’s only one way to even approach this problem, but it looks like fun!