Rock Climbing
Unconventional Approaches

Unconventional Approaches

Since moving to Revelstoke in the fall of 2012, I have had the good fortune of exploring many of the local cliffs and have been pleasantly surprised. While most of the climbing are consists of single pitch sport climbs, there are many longer adventure climbs that also allow one to get high off the deck...

Many ways to skin a cat: multi-pitch rappelling

While going through the process of becoming a Mountain Guide through the American Mountain Guides Association (AMGA), I was thrice instructed and evaluated by a colleague who was very fond of using the phrase “there’s more than one way to skin a cat” during course debriefs and performance evaluations.¬† While this idiom generally conjured up...
North Sick Shooter

North Sick Shooter

Climbing the Lightening Bolt Cracks on North Six Shooter Tower of Indian Creek, Utah. Excellent and varied crack climbing for 3-4 pitches. Captured with Panasonic GF2 and iPhone 4s Music: At the Drive In Also check out our climb on South Six Shooter tower
South Sick Shooter

South Sick Shooter

South Sick Shooter from mikebromberg on Vimeo. Biking and Climbing to the South Six Shooter Tower at Indian Creek, Utah. The approach out Davis Canyon Canyon road is much more pleasant done on a bike from the Creek Pasture campground. A great human powered climbing adventure. Captured with Panasonic GF2, GoPro Hero HD, and iPhone...
Rocktober

Rocktober

Just back in Colorado from Red Rocks, Nevada for a quick recharge before heading down to Indian Creek! Fantastic to feel back at home in the desert after a long alpine summer season. I put together a quick edit of my time climbing and guiding in Red Rocks last week. Check it out, and let...
CMC's Rock Climbing 1 Course

CMC’s Rock Climbing 1 Course

Where else can you get a three day rock climbing course with an AMGA Single Pitch Climbing Instructor and an IFMGA/UIAGM Mountain Guide for as little as $103.00! NOWHERE but Colorado Mountain College! climbing on CMC rock 1 course! Dates June 10-12, 2011 and Oct 14-16, 2011 Colorado Mountain College’s Leadville Campus hosts this program...
Climbing Season

Climbing Season

The ski guide’s body after the winter season is best compared to that of a Tyrannosaurus Rex;¬† strong legs, fit lungs, and neglected, scrawny arms. Although the snow at home in the Crested Butte backcountry is still abundant for spring ski mountaineering, after over 100 days of skiing, my feet really begin to protest those...
Moab Climbing and Yoga Weekend

Moab Climbing and Yoga Weekend

Hot off of the heels of achieving  AMGA Alpine Guide Certification and full IFMGA/UIAGM Mountain Guide qualification, we are offering a fall Yoga and Climbing weekend. Sarah Darval of Yoga for the Peaceful, and I are extremely excited to combine our passions and offer this program in our favorite fall climbing destination. Weather in Moab...

AMGA Certified Rock Guide

Exciting news! I am officially an AMGA Certified Rock Guide. Thanks so much for all of your support and kind words. Speaking of the AMGA, I am down in Moab enjoying the 2009 AMGA Annual Meeting. more on that later… mike