Warmth for LoganSaturday, May 12th, 2012 with Comments Off on Warmth for Logan

One of the interesting things while planning for Logan has been the special gear we had to get for it. Logan is know to be extremely cold place which definitely creates certain requirements. In sort most of the “special” stuff have been the extra warm stuff. Here’s a short round up to my warm stuff […]

Starting ice climbing – to get started and essential gearWednesday, January 21st, 2009 with Comments Off on Starting ice climbing – to get started and essential gear

Do you consider starting ice climbing? Do you wonder what kind of gear you should get and how much does it cost? Well, this post is for those of you who do. Though, ice climbing is being placed in to extreme end of extreme sports, in some circles, even more so than rock climbing, it […]

Climbing in extreme cold conditionsTuesday, January 6th, 2009 with Comments Off on Climbing in extreme cold conditions

Saturday was modest, just about -25, but on Sunday it got colder. The lowest figure we had was -29.5 (measured on our car’s thermometer few kilometers away from the spot), it were most likely even colder down on the bottom of Korouoma canyon. As many of you may know cold makes climbing difficult.