Why Do I Climb?

I climb for the fun, the laughter, the smiles.

Because climbing is play.

excited top out stone fort

I climb for the creativity, the grace, the beauty.

Because climbing is art.

(Photo by @mg526)

I climb for the fresh air, the scraped knees, the tall trees.

Because climbing is nature.

(Photo by @maine08)

I climb for the energy, the determination, the power.

Because climbing is strength.

(Photo by Sterling Blonder)

I climb for the adventure, the thrill, the fear.

Because climbing is courage.


I climb for the challenge, the frustration, the exhilaration.

Because climbing is growth.

(Photo by @_seedro)

I climb for the encouragement, the high fives, the hugs.

Because climbing is love.

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