2017 Autumn Meetup

On September 19, 2017, in Upcoming Events, by SoCoCRAG

The next meet up will be  October 19 at Walter’s Brewery. SoCO CRAG will be gathering at 6:30pm to socialize, followed by our meeting from  7- 8. This is your chance to network with other area climbers, plan trips and to hear first-hand the latest from SoCO CRAG. Come join us for pizza and drinks, and bring a friend!

 

AF Sharp End Award to local climber

On September 12, 2017, in News, by SoCoCRAG

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Ben accepting one of the 2016 Access Fund Sharp End Awards at the 2017 Annual Dinner in San Francisco .

“Access Fund is proud to present Ben Bruestle with a Sharp End Award for his leadership of Southern Colorado Climbing Resource and Advocacy Group (SoCo CRAG) and his work to preserve and protect climbing areas in Southern Colorado. Ben has been instrumental in orchestrating Adopt a Crag stewardship events and climbing days at multiple sites, making strong inroads with a host of local land managers. Ben also dedicates countless hours to replacing worn, aging anchors and bolts in the Wet Mountains. ”

Steve House, Jimmy Chin, Hans Florine, Tommy Caldwell, Peter Croft and Phil Powers were among the audience of bad asses.

 

 

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