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Kelly Fields becomes the First Female Certified PCGI Multi-Pitch Guide

Kelly Fields becomes the First Female Certified PCGI Multi-Pitch Guide

We could not be prouder! We want to congratulate our amazing guide, Kelly Fields, for passing her PCGI Multi-pitch guide assessment with flying colors. This grueling 4-day guiding assessment tests high-level guide skills in multi-pitch terrain including advanced rescue techniques, difficult climbing, multi-person short-roping, and all-around skill and capability in demanding terrain. Kelly was pretty much unfazed […]

Deep Thoughts with Lynn Hill

Deep Thoughts with Lynn Hill

By Dean Fleming “It goes, boys.” Those three words rang around the globe when legendary climber Lynn Hill became the first person to free climb the Nose (VI 5.14) on El Capitan in 1993. While most climbers today know of Lynn Hill and her many historic climbing achievements, her long list of groundbreaking ascents continues […]