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by WCSART
Wed Mar 04, 2015 2:43 pm
Forum: Climbing Community
Topic: RRG Road Closures- 3/4/2015
Replies: 0
Views: 1684

RRG Road Closures- 3/4/2015

If you are planning on traveling to the Red River Gorge this weekend, please keep in mind the nasty winter weather that is headed our way tonight and into tomorrow. US National Weather Service Jackson Kentucky is predicting 8"-11" of snow and sleet to cover the area in the coming 24 hrs. Due to this...
by WCSART
Sun Mar 16, 2014 9:59 am
Forum: Climbing Community
Topic: Camping - Miguel's? Lago Linda? Elsewhere?
Replies: 17
Views: 5771

Re: Camping - Miguel's? Lago Linda? Elsewhere?

From what I can tell from my guide (RRGRC expanded 3rd edition, 2010), most of the easier stuff is in Middle Gorge - i.e. Tower Wall and Lower Small Wall. Unless a bunch of easy sport has been put up in Muir Valley since that guide came out? Both Tower Rock and Lower Small Wall are predominately tr...
by WCSART
Mon Mar 03, 2014 7:41 pm
Forum: Hooking Up
Topic: Climbers looking to learn March 9-15
Replies: 33
Views: 4517

Re: Climbers looking to learn March 9-15

There are a couple of great guide services in the area, that specialize in taking you from gym to outdoor climbing. Check out: Kentucky Rock and Adventure Guides http://www.kragky.com/ Torrent Falls http://torrentfalls.com/rockclimbing/guided/ Red River Outdoors http://redriveroutdoors.com/guided-se...
by WCSART
Mon Jan 20, 2014 11:31 pm
Forum: Climbing Community
Topic: WCSART Wants You!
Replies: 0
Views: 591

WCSART Wants You!

Have you ever thought about joining Wolfe County Search & Rescue Team? We now have our application online: http://www.wcsart.com/application/ . Just download a copy, fill it out, and turn it in at our next meeting. Feel free to message us for meeting dates, or with any questions. WCSART is the premi...
by WCSART
Tue Nov 05, 2013 1:34 am
Forum: Climbing Community
Topic: Wilderness First Responder Course
Replies: 7
Views: 1460

Re: Wilderness First Responder Course

ynp1 wrote:Cool. Is there a typo in the last part? Is SOLO or NOLS doing one at muir in March? Thanks for the info.
I believe it was. The course in Lexington is a NOLS-WMI course while the course at Muir is a SOLO course.
by WCSART
Wed Oct 30, 2013 5:38 pm
Forum: Climbing Community
Topic: Wilderness First Responder Course in Lexington, KY
Replies: 0
Views: 606

Wilderness First Responder Course in Lexington, KY

Wolfe County Search and Rescue Team primarily responds to accidents that occur in the woods of Red River Gorge. Occasionally, we will arrive on scene to find that a Wilderness First Responder, who just happens to be near by, has already beat us there. In these instances the "WOOFER" is already stabi...
by WCSART
Sun Oct 13, 2013 9:58 pm
Forum: Climbing Community
Topic: Wolfe County Search & Rescue- Rocktoberfest Raffle Winners
Replies: 5
Views: 1128

Re: Wolfe County Search & Rescue- Rocktoberfest Raffle Winne

dustonian wrote:Clifton is winning too much.
This man is addicted to raffles. But in all seriousness, we really appreciated his and everyone's generosity.
by WCSART
Sun Oct 13, 2013 10:27 am
Forum: Climbing Community
Topic: Wolfe County Search & Rescue- Rocktoberfest Raffle Winners
Replies: 5
Views: 1128

Wolfe County Search & Rescue- Rocktoberfest Raffle Winners

Congratulations to the winners from our Rocktoberfest 2013 raffle! A huge thank you to each one of you who stopped by the booth. Trango 9.4 Rope (Provided by Sky Bridge Station)- Bill Thomas Moosejaw Mountaineering Men's Quaterzip- Cari Anderson Patagonia Women's R1 Hoodie- Troy Myer Patagonia Kids ...