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Stand Up Paddleboarding

The best rock climbing areas tend to be located in or near wilderness, national parks, mountains, and forests.  There are exceptions, of course!  Still, when we took a family trip to the jersey shore this summer, there was no rock to be found.  As usual, my husband and I sought out something both “active” and…

Safeharbor PA Climbing Presentation

I recently was asked to speak about the Safe Harbor Climbing Area at multiple Mid Atlantic climbing related events  including Hera Climb for Life and multiple REI stores across the region.  The latest presentation was at the Plymouth Meeting REI (Pennsylvania). I thought I’d add the Prezi here, for everyone’s use. . .    The…

Talking to your kids...

Condolences to Boston First of all, let me convey my condolences to the victims of the Boston attacks and their families.  Marathoners specifically, and runners in general, are a hardly lot – they are strong and will surely get through this. Similarly, Bostonians are a particularly rugged bunch. . . they too will recover with…

New River Gorge with...

New River Gorge Climbing Trip We finally made our way back to the New River Gorge in West Virginia for a weekend of climbing.  It has been years (pre kids) since we had been to this area as it seemed to be a bit less kid friendly than other areas that we had been to….