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Darth Vader Conquers Leadville 100

So, when Rock/Creek‘s events guy decides to try this twitter and instagram thing, drive across country to run his tenth Leadville 100 mile race, and bring his son along, the result is epic. I’m willing to bet this is the first live-blogging of a…

Staff Profile: Jason Hayes

Staff Profile: Jason Hayes

Jason Hayes Position: Store manager, Rock/Creek @ Hamilton Crossing Age: 37 Hometown: Ringgold, GA How long at R/C?: 2+ years Favorite activities: Loaded question! I love all things outdoors and active, from the deepest cave to the highest peaks and…

Rock/Creek merchandiser Josh Legg wins award from Horny Toad Clothing

At the recent Outdoor Retailer trade show in Salt Lake City, Horny Toad announced the winners of its annual Horny Toad merchandising contest. Among them was our very own Rock/Creek merchandiser extraordinaire, Josh Legg! Congratulations to Josh on being recognized…

Guest Writer- Whitney Boland- “Deep Creek, Make a Pledge”

Whitney Boland has been a friend of Rock/Creek for nearly two years. We love her- simply stated. In her article below, she breaks down the facts about Deep Creek’s future and the SCC’s pledge drive. Climbing access and preservation is…

Lizzie and John say ‘Hello’ from Fort Simpson and Beyond

We have heard from our employee friends Lizzie and John and they are doing well on their adventure down the Mackenzie. Here are some photos from their trip so far, and a little write up from Lizzie. Read about their…

Floating Adventure begins in Canada for Rock/Creek Employee Lizzie and John

Lizzie came to the Rock/Creek world when she and her boyfriend took winter off from the biology field, and worked and lived in Chattanooga, TN before their next big adventure. After packing up and heading out for a few months…

Rock/Creek’s Jeff Drumm is Weather Proof: Places in Triple Crown Stone Fort Competition

Freezing temperatures were hardly a warm Southern welcome to climbers as they arrived early morning Saturday December 8, 2009, for registration at Urban Rocks Gym in Chattanooga,TN. The Triple Crown Bouldering Series, scheduled to be held at Stone Fort, was…

Rock/Creek Employee Honeymoons on the Appalachian Trail

Ask any Rock/Creek employee what their top reasons are for working at Rock/Creek and it is likely that they will mention the flexible scheduling that allows us to take extended backcounty and trips abroad. The owners and managers not only…

Rock/Creek Race Team Member Finishes 2nd in Wasatch Speedgoat 50k

Rock/Creek race team member John Anderson flew out to Utah for the mountainous Wasatch Speedgoat 50K. John gave an outstanding effort and finished in second, just 3 minutes behind the winner. Below is John’s story of the race. If you…

Staff Profile: Will Cornett, Store Manager

Staff profile featuring Will Cornett, store manager at Rock/Creek and avid backpacker, hiker, climber, and all-around outdoors enthusiast.