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Boulder Climber Community

Boulder Climbing Community

Stewardship… Community… Activism…

Climbing Stewards Trail Crew Begins Royal Arch Project … and WE NEED YOUR HELP!

Posted on: August 24th, 2014 by rbriggs

After a successful five months of work in Eldorado, culminating with the amazing Darkness til Dawn project, the Front Range Climbing Stewards (FRCS) have moved on to the Royal Arch Trail rebuild for the City of Boulder Open Space and Mountain Parks. We are looking for trail volunteers who want to be a part of getting this … Read more…

The Golden Age of Free Climbing, with Pat Ament

Posted on: July 24th, 2014 by rbriggs
Pat, top of Nerve Wrack Point, Tuolumne, photo by Tom Higgins

8:00 pm, Thursday August 7 at Neptune Mountaineering This is a show you don’t want to miss!   Pat Ament was the premier free climber in the mid-later 1960s in Colorado and also did the first 5.11 climb in Yosemite in 1967. A university gymnast, he was John Gill’s main … Read more…

Joe’s Valley Fundraiser: The Spot, 7:00 pm Wednesday, July 30

Posted on: July 24th, 2014 by rbriggs

Joe’s Valley Needs Your Cash Step up CO, let’s help UT pay for the pottys! Have you ever climbed at Joe’s? How about any of your friends? Being one of the most popular bouldering areas in the U.S., Joe’s Valley receives many thousands of climber visits every year. To service … Read more…

The Tribe Gathers: A Tribute to Jeff Lowe

Posted on: June 11th, 2014 by rbriggs

Join together to help support climbing legend, Jeff Lowe with an evening of films, friends, music, memories & sneak peaks … and Special Live Auction with Timmy O’Neill. Event Date: June 24, 2014 at the Boulder High School Auditorium. 6:00 – 7:00 – Meet, greet & socialize. 7:00 – Films … Read more…

REI Grant Award to BCC

Posted on: May 28th, 2014 by Craig Hoffman

Each year REI awards grants “to grow and enhance diverse, accessible, and popular outdoor recreation places where our members recreate.” This year Boulder Climbing Community applied for an REI grant and was awarded $5000. As outlined in its proposal, BCC will use these funds to further its mission of trail … Read more…

Front Range Crag Care Seminars

Posted on: April 15th, 2014 by Mike McHugh

Front Range Crag Care is a cooperative venture between Jefferson County Open Space, Eldorado Canyon State Park, the Access Fund, and the Boulder Climbing Community. Through a series of free hands-on workshops, climbers and other trail users are empowered to: collaborate with land managers recognize critical trail issues participate effectively … Read more…

Jeff Lowe Fundraiser

Posted on: March 20th, 2014 by Craig Hoffman

Let’s come together and help a climbing icon. Jeff Lowe, a seminal figure in the history of American climbing and alpinism, needs help. He is the victim of a debilitating and progressive disease that now requires him to have nursing care virtually round the clock. Jeff lived in Boulder for … Read more…

Donate to the Climbing Stewards in Memory of Mark Hesse

Posted on: February 7th, 2014 by rbriggs

One of Mark’s final projects was the Front Range Climbing Stewards program that he helped create. All donations to the Boulder Climbing Community go to the operation of this program for 2014 and beyond. You can donate with PayPal by using the Donate button on the right side of this … Read more…