Oct 152014
 
Bloc Party @BL + FINAL NIGHT THIS FRIDAY 10/17

On September 26th Planet Granite Belmont opened its doors to over 300 climbers, all ready to test themselves against the setters’ best for BLOC PARTY 2014.  Climbers of all ability levels worked for hours on the problems, and were not disappointed. High finishes, creative sequences, and smooth flowing climbing at all difficulty levels made this set of Read more…

Mar 242014
 
WOW - Standing TRX with Lauren

  STANDING TRX with Lauren  This WOW is designed to strengthen your legs, hips, and core.  TIME: 15 – 20 minutes DIFFICULTY:  All levels EQUIPMENT: TRX suspension straps plus an anchor point FOCUS: Strength, Core, Stability   INTRO:  *Having strong leg and calf muscles is an important part of developing advanced climbing technique! And it often gets overshadowed by Read more…

Feb 272014
 
Friction Series begins @PG Belmont!

  PG Belmont prides itself on having a strong and tight-knit community – it’s always a good time when everyone gets together for a night of climbing, pizza and prizes! There were sick tunes courtesy of DJ Brent and amazing routes created by our incredibly talented and hardworking route setters. Open climb #22 was a particularly Read more…

Apr 102013
 
The Merced River Plan and Why YOU Should Care

The Access Fund (AF) has just released a position paper on the newest draft of the Merced River Plan (MRP). The paper briefly mentions some of the major actions that the plan proposes, and highlights four specific areas that the Access Fund is urging the Yosemite Planners and National Park Service (NPS) to consider more Read more…