We met Ian, Julie and Link while climbing at the Happy Boulders at the beginning of our stay in Bishop. They were on the tale end of their 6 month climbing trip living in their built out Sprinter Van. Zion fell in love with Link and we all became instant friends.
Ian, Julie and their sweet dog Link.
We explored Owen’s River Gorge….
Getting ready for an Owens River Gorge climbing adventure.
Dropping into the approach to Owens River Gorge.
The walls were so grand filled with bolted routes. Group discussing where to climb first.
Busy day at the crag!
Ian belaying Julie on thin delicate holds.
Our rope-gun showing us how it’s done.
The Buttermilks and Dale’s Camp….
A peak at their awesome Sprinter as we get ready for some Buttermilk action.
Ian sending Iron Fly dyno V9, Buttermilks Bishop, CA
Ian climbing hard on Xavier’s Roof V11, Dale’s Camp
Working the crimpy moves on Xavier’s Roof V11. Bishop, CA
We even went back to where it all started, the Happy Boulders.
Walking to the entrance of the Happy Boulders.
Ian studying the Bishop guidebook.
Ian bouldering at the Happy Boulders.
Thanks for the memories Ian, Julie and Link!