Posts Tagged ‘indian creek’

  • New Wall in Indian Creek

    Oct 9, 15 • 3039 Views • Locations3 Comments

    As of last weekend there’s a brand new wall in Indian Creek: The Dove Creek Wall. The best part is it’s in the shade all day, and also can be combined with a day of climbing at the Optimator Wall, which doesn’t go into the shade until the...

  • One Year Later by Nick Chambers

    Jun 8, 15 • 2876 Views • LocationsNo Comments

    Climbing does not always go as planned. Rosa Malloy-Post of Durango, Colorado, is evidence of that. At the age of 23 she experienced a life changing accident in Indian Creek, Utah. Her dear friend, Nick Chambers, made this film, One Year Later, over the...

  • The Desert is Mightier Than The Sword

    Apr 20, 15 • 2598 Views • Locations1 Comment

    I always think I’ll write about something else, but these stories keep happening. Then I realize that is the channel for which I have been created, and there is no sense in trying to deny my life’s path. You’ve got to go with life’s flow. So here we...

  • The Climbing Zine

    Indian Creek Reflection, before it all slips away

    Oct 13, 14 • 5449 Views • LocationsNo Comments

    The good times are moving fast these days, zipping by as we fly through space on this big ball of rock. As a writer it is my job to record, to pause, to go back in time, if only slightly, and squeeze the juice out of divine moments, and leave produce...

  • Road Trippin’ and Home Trippin’ by Luke Mehall

    Aug 29, 14 • 1939 Views • UncategorizedNo Comments

    Canadians are nice, it rains a lot in the Cascades, and Idaho is quiet and quaint. I’d heard these things were true, but I had to see for myself. by Luke Mehall, publisher The Climbing Zine I just returned home to Durango after a nice two-week tour to some...

  • Running Wild Amongst Sandy Giants by Madeline Pickering

    Feb 11, 14 • 3126 Views • Locations2 Comments

    We arrived to Creek Pasture past midnight to a deafening stillness. Unable to locate our friend’s campsite, we perched our cars at an empty parking lot and fell asleep in the backs of them, exhausted after the nine-hour drive. I wore my long johns...

  • Friends of Indian Creek

    May 13, 12 • 3492 Views • Indian CreekNo Comments

    There’s a joke amongst locals that Indian Creek is the best rock climbing area in Durango. Located close to the southern edge of Canyonlands National Park in Utah, a mere 2½ hours from town, Indian Creek is a premier sandstone climbing destination that...