Posts & Events

May 24, 2017
Refresh your kit at The Gendarme’s Memorial Day Sale, Friday, May 26th through Memorial Day Monday, May 29th! Special shout out goes to the 10th Mountain Division soldiers who trained here in WWII before seeing battle in the Appenines. 15% Off All Ropes Bring your retired ropes for Adam to upcycle! 15% Off OR Astroman Shirts Say goodbye to climber funk! 15% Off Four or More Cams Can you say Ultralights? 10% Off All Shoes...
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Apr 6, 2017
Salsa, Drinks, and Good Times! This year’s presentation will be a run through of the new Seneca Project website. Raffle sales will benefit filming significant Seneca climbers for the project.
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Mar 30, 2017
I suspect most of you have taken a CPR class for work or personal knowledge. Others of you may have taken it a bit further with some level of First Aid Training. Invariably, you find yourself in a scenario, running into a room or across a parking lot, pretending to be on the jobsite or outside, asking Annie if she is OK. Trust me, it’s far more interesting, engaging, and informative to do it “on...
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Mar 15, 2017
One of the most critical aspects of rock climbing technique is the ability and willingness to stand on your feet. Every day we support and move our bodies with our feet and legs. But the most common thing we observe among beginners, and some experienced climbers as well, is that they will walk up to a climb, take a firm grasp with both hands and proceed to try and pull themselves up the rock. It’s...
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Mar 12, 2017
High quality rock climbing in a spectacular setting has drawn generations of climbers to Seneca Rocks. With documented ascents dating back to the early 1900s, the entire history of climbing as a sport is written here, and Seneca Rocks Climbing School has been here to help shape much of that history, by introducing new climbers to the best and safest practices. The classic routes here truly are classics: from the exploratory, traversing ascents of early...
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Feb 26, 2017
SPI Exam held at Seneca Rocks and Nelson Rocks
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