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by squamish climber
Mon Jun 13, 2016 9:00 pm
Forum: Squamish Climbing Forum
Topic: Arc'teryx Climbing Academy July 14-17 2016
Replies: 0
Views: 4514

Arc'teryx Climbing Academy July 14-17 2016

The folks at the Arc'teryx Climbing Academy got in touch with me to let me know this year's festival is coming together very nicely. I looked at the speaker lineup, films, clinics and extracurricular activities and it looks like a super fun time. This is a great chance to hear from local powerhouse ...
by squamish climber
Mon Feb 01, 2016 3:24 pm
Forum: Squamish Climbing Forum
Topic: New climbers campground before council
Replies: 0
Views: 1339

New climbers campground before council

Received this message from John Harvey. A turnout of climbers at council will help push this along. The Mamquam River Access Society (MRAS) is rezoning industrial lands in Squamish to allow building a non-profit campground beside the beautiful Mamquam River. The Rezoning Public Hearing is next Tues,...
by squamish climber
Fri Sep 18, 2015 8:57 am
Forum: Squamish Climbing Forum
Topic: New Badge Route from Tony McLane et al
Replies: 2
Views: 1626

Re: New Badge Route from Tony McLane et al

The Daily Universe 5.12b
August 21/15
FA: Tony McLane and Jorge Ackermann
Nice work guys!
Am I correct this is the first free climb to climb through the big roofs of the Sheriffs Badge?

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by squamish climber
Fri Sep 18, 2015 8:45 am
Forum: Squamish Climbing Forum
Topic: Squamish Rampage & Squamish Uprising August 15 Sat
Replies: 7
Views: 3242

Re: Squamish Rampage & Squamish Uprising August 15 Sat

Congrats Joe on running a great event
by squamish climber
Thu Aug 27, 2015 11:27 am
Forum: Squamish Climbing Forum
Topic: Thefts from Parking Lots - an informal survey
Replies: 2
Views: 1460

Thefts from Parking Lots - an informal survey

Hi, The latest theft at Star Chek sucks beyond words. Imagine these new parents getting their truck stolen and losing their passports and their climbing and camping gear. It doesn't seem to matter how well you hide your stuff, your car is a sitting duck to low life thieves patrolling the Sea to Sky ...
by squamish climber
Fri Aug 14, 2015 9:30 pm
Forum: Squamish Climbing Forum
Topic: Missing Person: Climber
Replies: 1
Views: 1359

Re: Missing Person: Climber

Hi Squamish Climbers, I am putting this post back at the top in the hopes someone may remember climbing with Avichai. I searched the forum and in 2013 there was a climber from Israel by the user name ahiav looking for climbing partners. I think this could have been Avichai. On his trip this time aro...
by squamish climber
Wed Jun 17, 2015 2:33 pm
Forum: Squamish Climbing Forum
Topic: The Official 2015 Arc’teryx Climbing Academy Thread
Replies: 4
Views: 5840

Re: The Official 2015 Arc’teryx Climbing Academy Thread

Hi Carl,

According to the information on the Arc'teryx Climbing Academy page about the clinics you should receive confirmation from Canada West Mountain School once you registered. They can also answer any questions you may have.
by squamish climber
Tue Jun 16, 2015 10:55 am
Forum: Squamish Climbing Forum
Topic: Crowds during Mountain Festival
Replies: 4
Views: 2374

Re: Crowds during Mountain Festival

I can add some thoughts on this. The amount of climbing at Squamish is huge. The classics can have lineups most weekends and even weekdays during the summer. This applies if it's Mountain Festival weekend or not. So the conventional wisdom is if you want to climb some of the classic lines, especiall...
by squamish climber
Tue Jun 16, 2015 10:45 am
Forum: Squamish Climbing Forum
Topic: The Official 2015 Arc’teryx Climbing Academy Thread
Replies: 4
Views: 5840

Re: The Official 2015 Arc’teryx Climbing Academy Thread

Classic Clinic shot https://lh4.googleusercontent.com/ORuLxf6ZaGODruzMzeBHNFQkBxyZdlGuvp9lMUxhBfpFfATnzVVsVTkR61EEXvTJ1_K1txQ7d5rI_SYC98Wg3hNqO9ClzXkboSjg=w1132-h597 This year the number and variety of clinics is impressive. I counted 13 clinics being held in the Valley and six in the Alpine (top of...
by squamish climber
Mon Jun 15, 2015 11:54 am
Forum: Squamish Climbing Forum
Topic: The Official 2015 Arc’teryx Climbing Academy Thread
Replies: 4
Views: 5840

The Official 2015 Arc’teryx Climbing Academy Thread

Hi Everyone, Squamishclimbing.com is a media partner of the Arc’teryx Climbing Academy -- a three-day event celebrating the world of climbing. Previously known as the Squamish Climbing Festival, this year’s event runs Friday, July 10th – Sunday, July 12th and features something for climbers of all a...
by squamish climber
Wed Jun 10, 2015 12:47 pm
Forum: Squamish Climbing Forum
Topic: Pictures
Replies: 4
Views: 1685

Re: Pictures

Didn't clue-in right away but these were shot by a drone, interesting. Good clarity on the camera.
Let's see some more drone shots from others.
by squamish climber
Tue Jun 09, 2015 7:22 am
Forum: Squamish Climbing Forum
Topic: Pictures
Replies: 4
Views: 1685

Re: Squamish Climbing Pictures

Nice shot Lex,

What climb is this? Who are the climbers? Have any more?
by squamish climber
Thu Jun 04, 2015 7:00 am
Forum: Squamish Climbing Forum
Topic: Quarry Rock North Vancouver - Closure
Replies: 7
Views: 4435

Quarry Rock North Vancouver - Closure

Some of you here may be aware of the access issue at Quarry Rock in North Vancouver. The Climber's Access Society of BC is requesting climbers not climb at Quarry Rock until issues are resolved. They posted the following notice: The Climber's Access Society of BC is working diligently on the problem...
by squamish climber
Mon Dec 08, 2014 11:58 am
Forum: Squamish Climbing Forum
Topic: Climbers Access of BC AGM + free climbing at Hive
Replies: 0
Views: 1446

Climbers Access of BC AGM + free climbing at Hive

Heads up everyone, CASBC is holding their AGM at the Hive Bouldering Gym next Sunday Dec14th. The meeting is at 2pm. Andrew Coffey owner of the Hive has graciously offered free climbing to CASBC members before and after climbing. New members welcome at $10 per year - it's a good deal. So take a brea...
by squamish climber
Mon Nov 03, 2014 9:26 am
Forum: Squamish Climbing Forum
Topic: 11 year-old projecting Dream Catcher
Replies: 0
Views: 2227

11 year-old projecting Dream Catcher

Impressive climbing here, anyone know who this is.

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Came across this photo on Wayne Flann's avalanche blog post November 2/14