climbing-1-480An intrepid journalist ventures into the secret world of subterranean rock climbing in Brooklyn to find “a sprawling DIY labyrinth filled with sweaty co-ed rock climbers — drinking, socializing and crawling across the walls like so many human-sized geckos. The scent of pot smoke, fermented beer and body odor mingled in the damp air.” Update: It appears the story was taken offline. |NYT|