The American Alpine Club, Colorado Mountain Club, the Mazamas, and The Mountaineers are joining forces to promote improvements in climbing safety, coordinate stewardship and advocate for climbing...
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Boulder, Colorado February 14th, 2017 The Climbing Wall Association, Inc. announced the release of the draft standard titled: CWA Work-at-Height Standard for Climbing Wall Operations to its members...
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2016 National Outdoor Book Awards

By Outdoor Ed
Source National Outdoor Book Awards
The National Outdoor Book Awards (NOBA) is the outdoor world's largest and most prestigious book award program. It is a non-profit, educational program, sponsored by the National Outdoor Book Awards...
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Khion Boot Men
Name of product: Khion ski boots Hazard: The ski boots can inadvertently switch from “ski” to “walk” mode, the boots’ upper cuffs can separate, and in the Khion Carbon model, the carbon boot shell...
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2014 Trek Farley bicycle

Trek Recalls Farley Bicycles Due to Fall Hazard

By Outdoor Ed
Source Consumer Product Safety Commission
Name of product: Trek Farley bicycles and framesets Hazard: The fork can separate from the steer tube, posing a fall hazard to the rider. Units: About 2,600 (in addition, about 360 units were sold in...
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FACTORY Series FLOAT X2

Fox Factory Recalls Mountain Bike Shock Absorbers Due to Fall and Injury Hazards

By Outdoor Ed
Source Consumer Product Safety Commission
Name of product: Mountain bike rear shock absorbers Hazard: The bicycle’s rear shock absorber outer sleeve can rupture, allowing the sleeve to come in contact with other bicycle parts or the rider,...
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