Jan 302013
 
Fear, Loathing and Redemption in Las Vegas

  Climbing is a process. It starts with getting into your car in the morning (for most of us it actually starts with the french press), driving to the crag, warming up, projecting, remembering to drink plenty of water, packing up, driving out, and finally sitting down for your victory beer (or sadness cake, depending Read more…

Jul 302012
 
Dirt, Sweat & Tired Feet - My First 50k

Lizzy, one of PG Sunnyvale’s members, recently completed her first 50k race up in Tahoe!    Not only does she excel at running, but crushes at Indian Creek!  LIzzy and her husband, Luke, write about their many adventures on Dream in Vertical, covering everything from trip reports and beta to gear reviews. It wasn’t until the lonely Read more…

Jun 262012
 
2nd Annual Castle Rock Clean-up

First of all, as cool and catchy as the name sounds, the title of this event is actually misleading. Last week, a group of over 50 high school students, all part of rock climbing clubs from the Fremont Union High School District, headed up to Sanborn County Park to do a trash cleanup around Indian Read more…

Apr 242012
 
Treks & Tracks - Back from Cochamo Valley!

Last year, Planet GRANTS It! awarded Treks and Tracks $5,000 to realize their dream.  Their mission?  To help establish great new lines in Cochamo Valley all while travelling sustainably on horesback.  Join us this week to hear about their trip! Planet Granite San Francisco – Wednesday April 25th 7:30pm Planet Granite Sunnyvale – Friday April Read more…

Apr 052012
 
Return to Genyen - coming to Planet Granite next week!

Last year, Planet GRANTS It! awarded Dave Anderson $5000 to pursue his dream of establishing a first ascent and raising awareness about an English School in Litang, China.  Next week he will be visiting us, sharing vivid pictures and tales of his travels to the other side of the world. Wednesday April 11th – PG Read more…