Whether you like the crack, slab, or steep overhangs, there are great places for rock climbing in Colorado.
The music was loud, at its loudest but it didn’t matter. Dre and Stella were singing along to the music while Kyle was nodding his head in rhythm. Kyle loved putting his undivided attention into driving whenever he was on the road, especially if it was a long journey.
Mountain climbing isn’t an everyday activity, but we had made it a tradition ever since four teenagers with nothing in common but the fear of height. Mark, Carl, Jake and I, Spencer. We were four best friends; Mark and Carl had been best friends from Lockshire before they moved down to water breeze where they met Jake and Me.
I am not so much into sports and physical activities, moving out for parties, or attending gatherings and meeting new people. People call me shallow, but I don’t mind. Well, everybody has a choice to be whatever they want, and this is what satisfied life is all about, at least for me. So, yes I am a purely introvert and I was totally okay with that unless the day I met her… People say that opposites attract each other, but I consider that opposites cannot happen at a place at one time, then how can they even attract?
My phone rang as I was about to pack my clothes and get a taxi to the airport. I tried to guess who could be calling me at this time. I walked towards my phone which was lying on the bed and checked the name on the screen. It was David.
This isn’t one of those easy climbs. She really shouldn’t be on that. It isn’t meant for women – no matter how strong she looks.
I looked down all 500 feet to the rocky ground below, knowing that the next thing for me was death. We walked over the top of the rocks to start the climb, and I remember the jutting rocks were situated very much like jaws, and my mind was polluted with thoughts of being impaled on the teeth.
I got started on rock climbing a little after I turned fifteen years old. My mother was terrified, and although my father smiled and said he was proud, I knew it made him nervous as well. I’m aware no one wants to see their little kid hanging from a rock a couple of dozen feet above the ground.