Type: Media
Date Posted: Jun 26, 2022
Follow Clare’s journey in learning the basics of trad climbing on a five day-course with instructor, Alice Kerr. Clare has been climbing for three years, starting off indoors and more recently sport climbing outdoors in north Wales and Spain.
Type: Media
Date Posted: Jun 26, 2022
Marc spotted this unclimbed line on the east face of Torre Egger in 2016, while rappelling from the route Titanic. He sent me phots of the supposed line and we talked about returning in the following years to try it together.
Type: Media
Date Posted: Jun 12, 2022
She is not the one to rest on her laurels: On 16th of October 2019 Katherine Choong cemented her lead among Swiss female climbers with ticking off her second trophy in the 9th grade: Jungfraumarathon 9a.
Type: Media
Date Posted: Jun 12, 2022
A woman’s place was seen as firmly in the home when British woman Lucy Walker became the first female to summit the Matterhorn.
Type: Media
Date Posted: Jun 12, 2022
At the end of February 2022, Black Diamond Athlete Carlo Traversi made the fourth ascent of the legendary Magic Line (5.14c), a mythical Ron Kauk testpiece in Yosemite Valley. First climbed in 1996, the line sat unrepeated for 22 years before seeing its second and third ascents in 2018 and 2019.
Type: News
Date Posted: Jun 12, 2022
Nominations are now being accepted for the 2022 National Outdoor Book Awards. The program, which is in its 26th year, recognizes the work of outstanding writers and publishers of outdoor books.
Type: Media
Date Posted: Jun 05, 2022
Over the past 5 years, we have built a checklist that guides backcountry users through a backcountry day. It starts with pre-trip planning, moves through what to look for on a tour, and ends with questions for debriefing the day and sending observations to the forecast center.
Type: Media
Date Posted: Jun 05, 2022
Amanda, Nick, Jaime, and Danny make their way to Rainier National Park. Finding a mostly comfortable campsite outside of the park to prepare for their biggest climb yet. Venturing onto glaciated terrain, new skills, tools and mindsets are brought into the picture.
Type: Media
Date Posted: Jun 05, 2022
When the earth speaks to you, what do you hear? Scattered with the footprints of lives once lived, the colossal landscape of the Grand Canyon provides a remarkable backdrop for the search for perspective.
Type: Media
Date Posted: Jun 05, 2022
Perhaps two of the most important climbers you’ve never heard of, Swiss brothers Yves and Claude Remy have been shaping the sport of climbing for over 50 years.