Follow Five Ten

  • Facebook Page: 48708964129
  • Twitter: 5ten
  • Vimeo: fiveten
  • YouTube: FiveTenTV

JT Holmes Checks In

 
JT Holmes Checks In
JT Holmes Checks In
JT Holmes Checks In
JT Holmes Checks In
JT Holmes Checks In
JT Holmes Checks In
JT Holmes Checks In
 
June 01, 2010 -  JT Holmes    
 

I have just come back from Notch Peak, UT.  It is one of just two or three legal cliffs that I know of suitable for wingsuit base jumping in the USA.  It was a special trip.  With a snow storm up high on the mountain when we launched from winter and flew into summer 3000 plus feet below.  Notch is a cool place and its large NW limestone wall is in powerful canyon.  There is nothing like desert air after a storm, and we did not see another human in the 6 nights we camped and hiked, no cell service, no internet.  The place is fascinating with an abrupt transition from granite to sedimentary/ limestone rock.

 

Lots of bolted crags near the campsite for fun when windy.  I attached a photo, well, several, in the first, you can see our campsite in the bottom left corner, and Notch Peak's North face, in the top right. Another of Julian standing up top with the Exum Guides that you provided for us.  He is an icon, it is cool that he is enthused his new shoes, he is one of those guys that will wear them until they are completely finished.

Thanks Five Ten!

 

Popular Stories

Hound Ears '14! - Francesca Metcalf
Francesca Metcalf
10-13-2014 - 
Last weekend was the first competition of this year's Triple Crown Bouldering Series,...
Danny Macaskill: The Ridge
Danny MacAskill
10-20-2014 - 
The Ridge is the brand new film from Danny Macaskill... For the first...
Season Reflections - Armen Davis
Armen Davis
10-19-2014 - 
Well, the 2014 season came to an end, and it seemed like it...
Triple Crown Part 2: Stone Fort! - Francesca Metcalf
10-30-2014 - 
Last weekend was the second leg of the Triple Crown Bouldering Series, which...