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I may have been remotely inspired by the 1993 critically acclaimed action classic of Sly Stallone but I have always wanted to feel a rush of adrenaline coursing through my veins. 111 more words


Hump Day Blues

Source: mennyfox55 (climber up a shadow line towards the summit of Whitehorse Mountain near the western edge of the North Cascades in Washington state)


Modern Climbing

A climber checks his cellphone at the crag.  Gnarled fingers can still operate a mobile.

Jukjang, NW of Pohang, Republic of Korea


40 Spanish experts rescue injured climber from deep cave

MADRID (AP) — Emergency services in Spain’s northeastern region of Catalonia successfully rescued an injured caver from deep underground on Sunday after deploying a team of 40 experts. 284 more words


Favourite Flower Friday

Rosa banksiae ‘Lutea’

Today’s favourite flower is the yellow Banksian rose. Lovely, isn’t it? This was one of the first plants I bought for my garden here. 164 more words

Favourite Flower Friday