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    The Great American Dirtbags by Luke Mehall

    Nov 20, 15 • 4801 Views • Books, Climbing Culture, Dirtbagging4 Comments

    My second book, The Great American Dirtbags is now available in the printed form, and as an e-book. by Luke Mehall, publisher of The Climbing Zine This book, which I am proud of, is a collection of eighteen stories and a couple poems, and the pieces range...

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    Modern Dirtbags: The Workbag

    Sep 14, 15 • 4056 Views • LocationsNo Comments

    Note: this is a new column for the Zine, Modern Dirtbags The dirtbag in us never dies, but we do grow up. I lived as a hardcore dirtbag for many years, from Gunnison, Colorado to Potrero Chico, Mexico, but these days at 36 years old I’m more of a...

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    Female Dirtbags, The Missing Link

    Sep 5, 14 • 4254 Views • DirtbaggingNo Comments

      There are many sacrifices and struggles to live the dirtbag life, but my most major gripe has always been women; there are not enough of them within the dirtbag culture. Many nights spent at campfires within various climbing areas, where the men...

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    Hippies, Dirtbags, and A Gift From Grandma

    Jul 16, 14 • 2213 Views • DirtbaggingNo Comments

    When I was in my later years of being a teenager I was convinced that I was born too late. I wanted to live in the 1960s. I was going through phases, searching for who I was, and I thought I was a hippie. I had dreadlocked hair, smoked pot, experimented with...

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    Dirtbags with iPhones, How modern technology helps make the dirtbag dream a reality

    Apr 24, 13 • 7412 Views • DirtbaggingNo Comments

    The way of the dirtbag is a simple life: maximizing recreation while minimizing responsibility. Life as free as the wind, work as little as possible, and spend mucho time in the outdoors doing what you love. As a rock climber, in my twenties I lived this...

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    Volume 7 – Live Preview, Volume 8 Drops on March 20th

    Feb 5, 16 • 1091 Views • LocationsNo Comments

    The Climbing Zine is now available on Kindle and in print. Volume 7: dirtbags, crag dogs, hyenas, and free solos features a line up of some of the best voices in rock climbing culture. Volume 8, “The Old School” issue, will be released on March...

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    Lady Stoke – A Rockumentary

    Feb 1, 16 • 261 Views • DirtbaggingNo Comments

    This month, we learned that two of our contributors, Amy Lipschultz and Rhiannon Williams launched a Kickstarter campaign for their upcoming film project, Lady Stoke, A Rockumentary.  I had the pleasure of climbing with these two in Indian Creek this fall,...

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    Rasta, A Wise and Crafty Crag Dog by D Scott Borden

    Jan 20, 16 • 959 Views • LocationsNo Comments

    Editor’s note: Longtime Climbing Zine contributor D Scott Borden wrote this piece for Volume 7, and sadly as the Zine was going to press Rasta passed away. Our thoughts are with you and your family at this time Scott. Thanks for such an inspiring piece!...