Friends of Alpine Endeavors
Here are links to our friends, and organizations we support and that support us. Please take a moment to visit them and considering becoming a friend to those who need your support to keep our wilderness areas open.
Local Organization Links:
Organizations that all Gunks Climbers should belong to.
of the Shawangunks
The Mohonk Preserve
Organizations that all Catskill Ice Climbers should belong to.
Center for Conservation and Development
National organizations that avid climbers should belong to or consider
American Mountain Guides'
Leave No Trace
Support the local shops that work hard to protect your climbing interests.
Rock and Snow - 44 Main St, New Paltz, NY 12561; 845-255-1311
The Mountaineer - 1866 Route 73, Keene Valley, NY 12943; 518 576-2281
Top of the Slope -100 S. Main St, Wilkes-Barre, PA, 18702; 570-822-6627
Gear - 'cause you always need something...
Manufactures whos' gear we believe in, trust our lives to, and use intensely.
Black Diamond Equipment
Stay in shape at an indoor gym.
The Gravity Vault -
State-of-the-art indoor rock climbing in Upper Saddle River, NJ.
The Cliffs at Valhalla -
13,000 sq ft of indoor rock climbing in Westchester, NY.
Fly Fishing Guides:
James Zervos - Steelhead, Salmon, Trout
Hunter Mountain Fly Fishing School
Irwin Mallory - master guide
Catskills Vacation Rentals on Scenic Rentals
Featuring homes, condos, villas, and bed & breakfasts in
beautiful destinations around the world since 2002. Most of the rentals are
privately owned and offer great deals when compared to hotels.
Links to informative web sites you should bookmark.
Adirondack Northway I-87 - a great resource to the amenities of the northway - for all who are travelling north of Albany.
Hudson Valley Traveler - helping you discover the beauty that surrounds you during your visit in the magnificent Hudson Valley of New York State.
Gunks.com - the best resource for gunks related climbing information.
NEIce - the best resource for ice climbing conditions in the northeast!
SOLO Wilderness Medicine - they offer the best in wilderness medicine.
Paul Bracey -
great photography and art
Dave Horowitz - acclaimed childrens' book author and illustrator
Susan E.B. Schwartz - author of "Into The Unkown", the remarkable
life of Hans Kraus.
Hardie Truesdale - great photography of the Mohonk Preserve & more
Gotta Pet ?
If you are planning to come climb with us, and are having trouble finding
Fido a friend, call:
The Golden Paw
Danielle & Teresa
Hudson Valley Dog Boarding