Monday, March 21, 2011

Indian Creek

Montana can dish out some long winters and this season was no exception. The only remedy for these brutal winters is to grab some rock gear, flip-flops, and fill the gas tank to full.
A rather large group of us headed down to southern Utah to enjoy 9 days of sunny bliss; no ice screws, no cell service, and miles of dazzling red cliffs split every meter by the most perfect cracks on Earth. Here are some pictures of the trip.

Cheers, Loren

Super crack... lives up to the hype

Bridget enjoying the Super crack

Erik Hayes becoming "Way Rambo"

Chris Hayes tapping into his inner "Big Guy"

myself on just another 3 star unnamed perfect crack

Bridget leading "Wavy Gravy"

Summit of South Six Shooter, and a strange pictograph

Matt Welles on "Ruby's Cafe"

"learning to Crawl" Bridger Jack spires

we topped out Thumbelina spire just as Erik Hayes and Rick Dvorak topped out the Sparkling touch spire.

Bridget Cruising the last pitch of Easter Island Spire

We found Hulk Hogan A.K.A. Erik Johnson on the summit

Scott Salzer determining that the desert life is a good life


  1. I'm insanely jealous that you got to climb there. Judging from the 9th photo it looks like you were around Glen Canyon (I can see the Cheesebox on the horizon). I did some canyoneering but I never encountered any good climbs while hiking.