The Perch fully supports the Uphill Plan on Bald Mountain FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE DATE; DECEMBER 9, 2013 SUN VALLEY ANNOUNCES NEW UPHILL TRAFFIC POLICY Sun Valley, Idaho- Sun Valley Company announced today that the resort in conjunction with the US Forest Service and BLM will begin enforcing a new uphill travel policy on Bald Mountain, […]
Women’s Osprey Raptor Hydration Pack The Raven series is the new sister to Osprey’s Raptor collection of premium, mountain biking, hydration packs. Sized and tailored for a woman’s body, the Raven builds on the reputation of outstanding fit and stability that made the original Raptor so popular. Highly detailed and uniquely designed, these packs will […]
The Elephant’s Perch has the new, awesome PowerPot. These are the latest, greatest items for backcountry hikers that can’t live without their electronics! PowerPot: Turning Water Into Watts THE POWERPOT: NEW THERMOELECTRIC GENERATOR The PowerPot is a new way to make electricity. It converts heat directly into power good for charging any USB device. Earlier […]
Here is a very cool shot of one of our good friends, Natasha Sevilla with uber climber Alex Haunold after his record breaking speed ascent of El Capitan in Yosemite last Fall with fellow climber Hans Florine. Alex said that he and Natasha looked alike because they both had hat hair after climbing that day!
Just south of us is the famous silent City of Rocks National Monument and Idaho State Park, which is full of spectacular rock climbing opportunities of all technical levels. We have the guide books here at The Perch for both the City of Rocks and for the Castle Rocks….there is great camping there, hiking and absolutely spectacular climbing. […]