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TO ERR IS HUMAN

TO ERR IS HUMAN

Posted by Fred Knapp on 13th Sep 2017

TO ERR IS HUMAN…I’ve been publishing guidebooks for 20 years, and have certainly published a few errors over that time. It recently came to my attention, however, that the new Rick Thompson’s Shelf Ro … read more

Sharp End Distributed Titles

Posted by Fred Knapp on 27th Jun 2017

One of the best aspects of working in the climbing industry (even if most of my job involves sitting in front of a computer) is working with climbers.In addition to working with writers, we have the o … read more
A chat with Best of the Red guidebook author Brendan Leader

A chat with Best of the Red guidebook author Brendan Leader

Posted by Fred Knapp on 15th May 2017

The brand new Best of the Red is hot off the press and Sharp End is proud to be the US Distributor. The guide was published by Onsight Photography and Publishing (Monique Forestier and Simon … read more
Derek Wolfe and the new Colorado's Front Range Thirteeners book

Derek Wolfe and the new Colorado's Front Range Thirteeners book

Posted by Fred Knapp on 12th May 2017

Sharp End is just about to start shipping the new Colorado's Front Range Thirteeners book by Derek Wolfe. Derek has now penned three books for us ranging from a canyoneering guide to Moab, a hiking/sc … read more
The Real Shelf Shady: new crags at Shelf Road.

The Real Shelf Shady: new crags at Shelf Road.

Posted by Fred Knapp on 11th May 2017

Wow. What a spring we're experiencing -- mild, if not a little wet. It's truly been perfect Shelf Road conditions, though certainly there are days where climbers want to avoid the sun. Shelf Road … read more