1 - 4 January 2009
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The Gallery: Erick leading 'Bucks Muscle World' (5.9) Matt leading 'Unknown' (5.11a) Joern leading 'Running Amuck' (5.10c)
Matt leading 'A Day in the Life' (5.11b)
Erick on 'Running Amuck' Matt topping out Erick on 'A Day in the Life'
Matt, Christie, Sarah, and Erick with Joern's favorite sign On the approach to Brass Wall Erick coming up Pitch 1 of 'Varnishing Point' (5.9)
Erick leading Pitch 2 Looking down at the anchor
Erick rapping 'Varnishing Point' Christie leading 'Topless Twins' (5.9)
Big horn sheep
Erick leading 'Heavy Spider Karma' (5.6) More sheep
Sheep watching Erick lead 'Straight Shooter' (5.9+)
Erick on 'Sidewinder' (5.11a) Erick on Unknown 5.10 Heading back after another good day of climbing
Nice sunset Panty Wall: Erick among the crowd, cleaning 'Brief Encounter' (5.8) Joern at the top of 'Cover My Buttress' (5.4), Sarah's first trad lead!
Erick leading 'Thong' (5.7) First pull-out Sarah leading Unknown 5.5
Erick leading 'Panty Raid' (5.9+) Me cleaning 'Panty Raid'
Sarah on 'Panty Raid' Sarah leading 'Brief Encounter'
Christie attempting to boulder at Valley of Fire SP Petroglyphs
Arch Christie winning $1 for fitting in the hole Erick wonder which is harder, this overhanging off-width or 'Belly Full of Bad Berries'
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