30Jan 2018

    Written by BRG Member Chris Hatzai “The Monument area at Smith Rock State Park was once an area of the past. Reading old accounts in Alan Watt’s Smith Rock climbing guidebook of the bold, old-school climbers making heinous first ascents, riding unthinkable weaknesses up huge, choss-filled monoliths excited and scared me. A notable […]

10Nov 2016

By Cauri Hammer, BRG Front Desk Thank you for being there, standing ominously above me, Eliciting such allure, Making my bones shutter with intense longing For something I can’t quite define, Thank you for healing my body when it aches for movement, Thank you for reminding me to stay healthy and strong, Sturdy, steadfast, Thank […]