Category Archives: climbing

The Ice Season Cometh

Haphazard no more: Goal-setting and training as the key to a successful ice-climbing season. Continue reading

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Transit follies of my own making

I thought I had the NYC subway system figured out by now. I’ve been a regular–if not daily–MTA underground customer for five years. If my destination is too far to walk or my load too heavy or awkward, I take … Continue reading

Posted in Brooklyn, Brooklyn Boulders, climbing, iPhone, MTA, oops!, rock climbing, spider solitaire, subway, transit follies | Leave a comment

Don’t let this guy belay you

Good thing he’s only a mannikin–or would that be “dummy?” This dude is part of the window display for The North Face store at 74th and Broadway in New York, N.Y.  If you look closely, you’ll see he’s not quite … Continue reading

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