WMCC in the News

Find the WMCC and other Local Climbing Organizations featured in the article: “LOCAL CLIMBING GROUPS TAKE COMMUNITY TO NEW HEIGHTS.” Local Climbing Organizations, or LCO’s, have many roles. This article […]

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We believe that USA Climbing’s recently updated Transgender Athlete Participation Policy is transphobic and will cause harm to the sport and so many people we love. We believe that the […]

Scaling New Heights: Western Mass Climbers Coalition Earns Land Conservation Award from Access Fund

Each year, the Access Fund recognizes individuals and Local Climbing Organizations for their stewardship, dedication to the community and sustainable access through the Climbing Advocate awards. We’re thrilled that the […]

Introducing our 2023 nominees to the board of directors!

There are five open seats and six nominees for the 2023 WMCC board elections. Danielle Rao, Rob Sullivan, and Josh Seamon-Ingalls are running for re-election; Nick Friedman, Justin Raphaelson, and […]

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WMCC Board Retreat Recap

The weekend of June 24th, 2023 was a rainy one, but that didn’t stop nine of our board members, plus several other key community members, from meeting at the Legion […]