Blog Category: Misc.

Sorry We're Closed

Breaking news, the Incline as well as Barr Trail are temporarily closed. An unidentified man fell and impaled his leg on a piece of rebar. El Paso County Search and Rescue as well as the Manitou Fire Department are currently on the scene. We'll let you know more on this...



Official UpaDowna Gear is now on tap! 100% of the proceeds go to support poor bloggers who like to play outside and drink cold beers.


How We Roll

Just a random shot from our Thursday night Incline Happy Hour post Incline drink fest at Kinfolks Mtn Shop!


R.I.P. Radish

It’s not what you think. It wasn’t a radish that I ate in my home grown salad nor is it about some raw veggie hippie crying over a cooked radish. No folks, this Radish was a living, breathing, (almost) human being. It was our dog. I’m a new guest blogger...


Bad Gets Worse

Some things just happen, but it's horrible when the deck stacks up against you. Tragedy struck on Colorado's 14037 ft. Little Bear Peak 6/15/2010. Two young climbers Kevin Hayne 18, and Travis Winder...

Climb, Misc.

Mountain Climbing Twisters!!!!

Pretty interesting story here, which I shamelessly stole from our local news rag. Although it was not a full on touching the ground there's no place like home event...


180° South

I had a hard time falling asleep, once again last night. I hoped I could find a good documentary or something of the sort that could help me relax. I toggled through NETFLIX looking for the answer, but what I found was anything but...


At Least I Can Watch R Rated Movies!!!

UPDATE: (06.26.10) Abby is now back on land and has been safely reunited with her family.



25 And Still Alive!!!

A great guy that I'm proud to call my friend, was born on this day 25 years ago. (singing) HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO YOU, HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO YOU, HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO RYAN, YOU CLIMB LIKE A MONKEY AND SMELL LIKE ONE TOO! This is true and I've been meaning...


You gotta be #$%@ing me???


I've seen some unusual things in the woods a time or two, but this one in all honesty...