Tahquitz: Coup de Grace

Mark Goldfield, John Stiansen and Kevin Graves climbed COUP DE GRACE, 5.10B at Tahquitz on Saturday. Great new climb to the right of GRACE SLICK on the North Side. 4 pitches and a rap off so no need to scramble and walk down. We also climbed the first pitch of WONG Climb. Great weather, great […]


The body easily overcame the mind once again. What happened to needing less sleep as you get older? I slept way past the alarm. I set it for 3:30 thinking that if I got out and started hiking at 4:00pm; I’d have daylight when I hit the slabs to the ridge. This would give me […]