SoCO CRAGs application for nonprofit status has been approved. Thanks to Joe Bower and Craig Blockwick for legal advice with the application. Thanks to the Access Fund for their application advice and for the $400 grant that covered the application fee.
Ben Bruestle was recently awarded the ARI Equipper of the Year by the Editors of Climbing Magazine for his hard work and dedication to this important project. The award included a prize package from ARI’s partners The North Face, Petzl, and Blue Water Ropes as well as a feature in the Climbing Magazine ARI … Read moreSoCO CRAG member awarded 2011 ARI Equipper of the Year
SoCo CRAG members James Lopez and Holly and Ben Bruestle have been replacing anchors with new ARI-donated gear around the Wet Mountains. Here is our ongoing list: (Route, Cliff) Newlin Creek True Grit, Creek Side, – belay station at top of second pitch Bam Bam, Wild Side – anchor at top of first and … Read moreWet Mountain Anchor Replacement
From the Access Fund website: Southern Colorado CRAG – Organizational Start-up A grant was awarded to Southern Colorado CRAG (SoCo CRAG) to help cover start-up costs to become a 501(c)(3) non-profit corporation. The Southern Colorado front range features numerous crags on private property. In their first year, SoCo CRAG has been highly active, improving and … Read moreSoCo CRAG Awarded Access Fund Grant