The Gym Scene

It’s hot around here in the summer. You can go to East Animas in the morning or any of the climbing areas with shade, but even then, you’re still greasing off by 11am. Kassi Kuss, 5, gym rat and dirtbag climber If you gotta work in the morning, that leaves you the weekend to climb Read More …

Growing up in Durango

I am fortunate to be a native Durangoan and happy that my kids are growing up here. They are old enough to start climbing now and it’s brought a new life to my personal climbing experience. My dad is a climber so I started climbing when I was maybe ten or eleven. The evolution of Read More …

Wet Sandstone

May 2015 Tim Kuss In the climbing guide, I talk about staying off of our sandstone when when it’s wet. With all the wet weather that we’ve had in May, there has been some discussion about when to climb or not to climb, and there seems to be some angst about it all. I went Read More …