Climb A Silo – D Magazine

Source: Climb a Silo – D Magazine The original Carrollton Feed Mill was torn down in 1949 to make room for a modern flood-proof, fireproof 110-foot-high grain elevator. Using slip-form construction, the concrete was poured in a continuous stream, the forms slowly moving up as the concrete hardened below. These days,…

Yosemite Valley Spring 2015

  My goal going to Yosemite was to somehow "Get Into" bigwall climbing.  Big wall climbing is a type of rock climbing where a climber ascends a long multi-pitch route, normally requiring more than a single day to complete the climb. Big wall routes require the climbing team to live on the route often using portaledges and hauling…