Vertical Limits

Vertical Limits

There is an ancient saying that my father passed down to me: “Excuses are like #!@holes, everybody’s got one.”  As the co-owner of an outdoor gear shop, I hear all the excuses imaginable when comes to rock climbing – “I’m too old”, “I’m too weak”, “I can’t do...
Climbing – Best on the Rocks

Climbing – Best on the Rocks

For all of those who do not think we have excellent crags in the local area, I am about to prove you wrong.  We have phenomenal climbing areas from here in Fredericksburg to Seneca Rocks and the New River Gorge in West Virginia, and literally everywhere in between. ...
Ready, Set, Reach Climbing

Ready, Set, Reach Climbing

I am incredibly lucky to have such knowledgable friends, particularly, ones that like to go climbing. These friends also make super adventure partners and teachers. This past week I got to spend a few days with some of them at Seneca Rocks, West Virginia. I went to...