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The Climbing Zine, The Dirtbag Issue, Now Available in Print
Submitted By: Frances Fierst on Nov 3, 2013

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The fifth volume of The Climbing Zine is now available in print. This volume is “The Dirtbag Issue” and features work from the finest writers and photographers in the climbing community today. Stories range from “Jugs on Jugs” Gaelen Engler’s essay on finding other likeminded women to climb with, to “Climbing Past War” Stacy Bare’s piece about getting into climbing while fighting with PTSD after tours in Iraq and Afghanistan. Other authors include: Drew Thayer, Ashley King, Chris Barlow, Erica Lineberry, Luke Mehall, Teresa Bruffey and D. Scott Borden. There is also a “Dirtbag Dictionary”.

The zine is available in print ( and on Kindle (

The zine’s website is To contact the publisher about contributing email
Rock Climbing Photo: Cover.

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By Luke Mehall
From: Durango, Colorado
Nov 4, 2013
And if you'd like to write for us here's some beta on that. WORD!

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