Posts tagged "Bernal"
A new perspective

A new perspective

After vis­it­ing the place many times over rough­ly a year and a half and climb­ing there for near­ly as long, the one thing that was miss­ing from my Bernal expe­ri­ence was actu­al­ly climb­ing up the whole damn thing. Well check that off my list in a most pleas­ant way. We picked one of the clas­sic and relaxed mul­ti-pitch...
Happy Mother's Day

Happy Mother’s Day

We don’t look that much alike, or I still just don’t see it. ;) Awe­some pho­to cred­it to Steve L. Find him here.
Planta Madre

Planta Madre

Plan­ta Madre is a group com­mit­ted the con­ser­va­tion, cul­ti­va­tion, replant­i­ng of cac­tus and med­i­c­i­nal plants in the Bernal area of the state of Queré­taro. The work in the pro­tect­ed area of the Peña de Bernal and have a large pro­duc­tion green­house in San Anto­nio de la Cal. The group has been in exis­tence for 6–7 years and...
Happy Cactus Day

Happy Cactus Day

I had a hap­py cac­tus day. I’m not try­ing to imply that Cac­tus Day is an actu­al hol­i­day, but it might be. Also, not that I need anoth­er project, but when Sarah makes a great con­tact and the oppor­tu­ni­ty involves going to Bernal to check out rare cac­ti, I’m in. At least this is start­ing out as a fair­ly...
Local Crag Sunday (Issue #5b)

Local Crag Sunday (Issue #5b)

In which Sarah and I meet a new climb­ing crew (go blog pow­er!) and have a bush-whack­ing back­track adven­ture before get­ting to the pret­ty, pret­ty routes. Karen has a pow­er lead day, albeit on noth­ing hard­er than prob­a­bly a 10b, but still has a great day on lead even through anoth­er blaz­ing hot day prob­a­bly over 30ºC. I was just sav­ing those three...