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how to conquer fear

A Season of Firsts: Conquering Fear

Fear can only paralyze us if we let it. Don’t let fear hold you back, learn to face it head on.

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Mountaineering slang

Avoid Gaper-Dom with These 17 Mountain Slang Terms

Don’t sound like a gaper. Brush up on your mountain vocabulary and join the conversation.

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crag life

That Crag Life: Rock Climbers’ Paradise

There is something about climbing rocks that keeps bringing me back. The challenge of facing fears never comes easily. Climbing teaches us to keep pushing back on that fear. The harder you push the more you realize what you are truly capable of.

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Life lessons learned from Rock climbing

Life Lesson Learned from Rock Climbing

I stand there, frozen, unable to speak, pinching a ledge of rock about a knuckle deep for dear life. We had bushwhacked our way up a Castlewood Canyon to hang out on some walls and get our climb on – however at that moment it was the last thing I could bring myself to do. Half way up a route where the holds went from gentle 5.9 jugs to a grueling 5.11a. finger killers. There I was, stuck in my sick fantasy on how was I going to fall to certain death. Tears started to trickle down my face.

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