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NOLS at the International Climbers' Festival

By Mike Casella on Jul 17, 2013

Lander, Wyo. — This past weekend
the International Climbers’ Festival took place in beautiful City Park in
Lander Wyo. In its 20th year, the festival is the longest-running
climbing festival in the world.

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Topics: bouldering, NOLS, Sinks Canyon, Behind the Scenes, outdoor industry, Lander, Expedition Denali, National Outdoor Leadership School, International Climbers' Festival, Rocky Mountain

War Tactics

By William Roth on Oct 5, 2010

The NOLS Video Team is taking it up a notch with their latest release. They brought the cameras along with Chris Marley, NOLS Rocky Mountain employee and Semester in the Rockies grad, as he tries to bag his latest bouldering project, War Tactics. This V11-V12 first ascent is accompanied by music from Denver-based band, Pretty Lights. Check it out!

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Topics: bouldering, NOLS, Sinks Canyon, Lander, climbing, war tactics, Wyoming, pretty lights, first ascent, FA, v12, v11, Live the Dream

A Star is Born!

By Bruce Palmer on Oct 13, 2007

Lara McCluskey made her fashion show debut in the New York Times Thursday Styles section. No runway model, Lara tested out rock climbing pants while bouldering in Lander's near-by Sinks Canyon.

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Topics: bouldering, Sinks Canyon, New York Times, Live the Dream