Monthly Archives: January 2010

13 01, 2010

A Rope Awakening

2016-10-30T13:11:19+00:00 January 13th, 2010|climbing, equipment, safety|

One of the blogs we occasionally follow is The Mountain World. A recent post of theirs told the story of some rope testing results.The story should serve as a reminder to all of us who use ropes for climbing (I have an old one I use only for winching down trees, so it doesn't count!). [...]

13 01, 2010

Tis the Film Festival Season

2013-03-03T20:29:01+00:00 January 13th, 2010|film festival|

Yes, it's that time of year again. The Banff Mountain Film Festival is coming, once again , to Saskatoon. Hosted by the Saskatchewan Section of the Alpine Club of Canada, this year's Film Festival will be held on Monday, January 18th, 2010, at TCU Place. (That's the place that once was called Saskatoon's Centennial Auditorium). [...]