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Becoming Alaskan: Like mother, like daughter

...there 36 years."In the eight years they spent in Alaska, my parents saw as much of it as they could. My dad, an avid climber, kayaker and anything else-er, took it upon himself to get to know as many adventurous Alaskans as he could find...
Weather clears for rescue of stranded climber

...of the prospect of leaving the body on the mountain, Carson said. "They kind of agree that Springer was a pretty avid climber and in a way, it was fitting that he died doing what he loved. They felt like he's buried up on the mountain...
Back on center stage

...competed in his first bodybuilding competition in 1986 at the Palm Springs Open in Palm Springs, Calif. He's also an avid climber, making numerous ascents on ice and rock. However, a near-fatal fall on Jan. 16, 2001, changed his life. Knowles...
The Rock Dump business consultants work to promote climbing as a youth activity

...winter they hope to have post-skiing movie nights at 6 p.m. on Saturdays for kids to have a place to hang out. Avid climber and The Rock Dump manager Lindsey Edgar, 22, said she would like to see the climbing gym be a place that young people...


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