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Why We Rebolt: Climbers Replace Hardware in California

By: Max Stuart
November 29, 2018

Sunday morning provides crisp, fall air sifting through the madrone and oak trees as they shade the Tafoni Sandstone in Castle Rock State Park (CRSP). The costume party last night only contributes to my excitement, despite the lack of sleep. Rebolting has been so intriguing to me after years of seeing so much antiquated rock protection. I was overwhelmed at the opportunity to contribute to some local climbing areas. That morning, we set out with the Bay Area Climbers Coaltion (BACC) and gear provided by the American Safe Climbing Association (ASCA) to update some of the old bolts that protect the California Ridge area.

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Trip Report: Adventure Climbing in the Sierras

By: Wendy Low
November 14, 2018

“I get knocked down, but I get up again, you’re never gonna keep me down…” -Chumbawumba

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2018 YOUTH SPORT & SPEED LOCAL COMPETITION

By: Tori Barnett
March 28, 2018

Earth Treks is thrilled to host the 2018 Youth Sport & Speed Local Competition! This USA Climbing Competition is April 28, 2018 at Earth Treks Golden.

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YOUR PHOTOGRAPHY ON OUR WALLS – ENTER THE TOMMY BELL PHOTO CONTEST

By: Tori Barnett
December 28, 2017

Tommy Bell was part of the Earth Treks Rockville family for more than six years hosting birthday parties, teaching climbing classes and much more. Best known for his ever-present smile and seemingly endless supply of positivity, Tommy embodied the best in all of us. Our community lost Tommy far too soon when he passed away in a bicycle crash in the Spring of 2017.

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YOUTH BOULDERING CAPITAL REGION CHAMPIONSHIP

By: Tori Barnett
November 30, 2017

Earth Treks Rockville is thrilled to host the USA Climbing Youth Bouldering Capital Region Championship on Saturday, December 9, 2017!

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4 REASONS TO RENDEZVOUS

By: Rachel Shallue
October 28, 2017

Each month we Rendezvous!  Why? Because there’s no better place to check your worries at the door and relax with friends than at Earth Treks.  After a year of hosting these events, we’ve learned a few of the common threads that tie everyone together. Whether you are a long-time member or just interested in exploring the gym, the Rendezvous is a great way to join in on the fun.  Friends, fun, free beer and a chance to meet new friends--what more could you ask for?

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