Archive | November, 2016

Corporate Adopt a Crags

This year, the SLCA asked local businesses to bring their employees out to give back to the places they love to play through stewardship of the climbing resource in the Wasatch. Many companies came out to support – here are two… Eric, Jedidiah, and Alex are all on the Cryptographic Services team within Cisco’s Information Security […]

Big Cottonwood Canyon Anchor Replacement Project

Big Cottonwood Canyon (BCC) Anchor Replacement Project  The Wasatch Anchor Replacement Initiative (WARI) Committee was formed in early 2015 and identified S-Curves & The Pile in Big Cottonwood Canyon, Salt Lake City, Utah as top priority for bolt and anchor replacement due to the age, non-stainless hardware used, popularity, and quick access to the Salt […]

Vandal Destroys Holds on Climbs in Little Cottonwood Canyon, Utah

Vandal Destroys Holds on Climbs in Little Cottonwood Canyon, Utah 04-Nov-2016 By Hayden Carpenter Jimmy Keithley, a climber from Salt Lake City, discovered on Sunday what no climber wants to see: Many of his home bouldering area classics, in Little Cottonwood Canyon, Utah had been vandalized—holds smashed or pried off. “I went up there to […]