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#OurLand: Black Diamond's Peter Metcalf


For all their reputation as free spirits, climbers talk a lot about commitment. From local crags to the big walls of Yosemite, you'll hear the word used to describe the do-or-die feeling on a challenging route—the moment of resolve to make a move with all your strength and risk the fall...



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RT @NetteCompton: Apply now to bring free concerts to your city! @LevittPavilions grant applications are due on October 15th https://t.co/P
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We need to band together if we hope to preserve our public land- http://t.co/c0e1wILCgC #Outdoors4All @BlackDiamond https://t.co/ZgRekkKlyN
1 day ago
A 'cool' way to protect a bike path. "Urban Planners Create a Bike Path Protected by Solar Panels in South Korea" - http://t.co/6gDH6SUrYo