I am a gripper of the hoist. That means that my specialty skill is rigging, using a griphoist to set up highlines and/or draglines to move heavy objects like boulders that would be otherwise too diﬃcult to move. Our motto is “Slow and boring!” mostly because if we mess up, boulders can go crashing through the forest, wreaking havoc wherever they may!
Specialty skills week has been a whirlwind of learning new skills and honing decision-making processes, making rocky (ha!) puns, and overcoming the challenge of the seemingly never-ending...Read more