Archive for September, 2007

14th Annual Utah Avy Center Party

Wednesday, September 19th, 2007

14th Annual Utah Avalanche Center Fundraising Party
Black Diamond – 2084 East 3900 South, SLC, UT

Fund-raising Dinner, Thursday, Sept 20, 2007 – 6:00pm
Food by Rico, music by Red Top Wolverine Show.
Tickets $30 in advance, $35 at the door, available beginning September 5th at the Black Diamond Store

FOUAC Fundraiser

SLCA Little Cottonwood Crag Day

Monday, September 17th, 2007

Mark your calendar for the 2007 Little Cottonwood crag day being held on October 20, 2007.

The SLCA is working with the Wasatch-Cache National Forest Salt Lake Ranger District on this stewardship project to improve trails and climber access at the mouth of the canyon.

More details to follow.

Heidi Wirtz slideshow at the Front

Wednesday, September 12th, 2007

Big Wall Ascents in the Islamic World- A Slideshow by Heidi Wirtz

Sunday, September 16 at 7PM at The Front

Admission is FREE. There will also be an auction of products from The North Face, La Sportiva, Black Diamond, Adventure Medical, Julbo, and Clif Bar to benefit Girls Education International.

After a full weekend of climbing, unwind with friends on a comfy sofa at The Front. See images of and hear the stories behind burly big wall ascents around the globe by one of the nation’s top climbers.

6th Annual HERA Climb4Life

Monday, September 10th, 2007

When: September 13 – 16, 2007
Where: Salt Lake City, UT


Help fight ovarian cancer by registering for the 6th Annual HERA (Health, Empowerment, Research, and Awareness) Climb For Life Celebration and enjoy a weekend of climbing fun while fundraising for a good cause!

Whether you’re a beginner or just returned from Mount Everest, everyone is welcome to participate. It’s an awesome weekend of climbing with pros, Learn to Climb Clinics with Exum Utah, parties, film festival presented by Climbing Magazine, giveaways, food, live music and more. Money raised goes to find a cure for ovarian cancer. ( At least 85% of the money raised is given away)

You will join pro climbers that include Katie Brown Nancy Feagin, Stephanie Forte, Lisa Gnade, Nate Gold, Brittany Griffith, Cara Liberatore, Chris Lindner, Alli Rainey, Kate Rutherford and more for some awesome climbing in canyons surrounding Salt Lake – Big Cottonwood, Little Cottonwood and American Fork.

Never climbed before? No problem! Get 2 free days of instruction from the best – Exum Utah. Just check learn to climb on the registration form.

Registration Fee $65 | Fundraising Minimum $100

Get Started Now!
Step 1: Register Online early to guarantee your spot as space is limited

Step 2: Receive and customize your FREE Personal Donation Webpage

Step 3: Invite others to visit your Personal Donation Webpage!

Questions? Contact:
Hilary Silberman
Administrative Director
National Event Coordinator
HERA FOUNDATION
h. 801- 583-2348
c. 801-245-9767
hilary A T hughes.net