Jon Tierney

Only Downtime You Get…

Posted on

Well once again it is raining here in Bar Harbor.  It seems the only time one can find to sit down and type is on a rainy day. It has been a busy few weeks here on the island as Acadia Mountain Guides wrapped up our 2011 Summer Climbing Camps.  Additionally, we have entered into […]

Jon Tierney

When It Rains It Pours!

Posted on

If it's not rain, it's heat.  If it's not heat, it's people.  When Bar Harbor is in full swing you can always bet on a ton of something! It has been awhile since our last posting…but for good reason.  Acadia Mountain Guides (AMG) is blowing up!  Our guides have been working tirelessly to get people […]

Jon Tierney

Tayloe and John's Excellent Adventure!

Posted on

A tremendous break in the weather was celebrated yesterday with a full day of climbing with Tayloe and John.  Tayloe (like J-lo!) is a surf instructor from California and John is…well…an Irishman.  They have been up in Maine visiting for a few weeks.  Like most folks who come to MDI and climb, they decided they […]

Jon Tierney

Soñando de Mexico

Posted on

El Toro.  The summit marks the top of Time Wave Zero 5.12. Sitting in the guide shop taking inventory of all the wet, cold gear hanging all over the room, I can't help be allow my mind to drift to WARMER days.  Days filled with DRY desert air in the beautiful town of Hidalgo, Mexico. […]

Jon Tierney

Hello June, So Good to See You Again!

Posted on

Holy Cow, it's been a few days since our last installment!  We have been really busy here at Acadia Mountain Guides.  Our guides have been showing clients a good time hanging off the end of a rope, and we just completed a Professional Climbing Instructors Association (PCIA) Top Rope Site Manager and Single Pitch Instructor […]