Type: Media
Date Posted: May 21, 2017
The Sierra Mountain Club presents You are invited to a free evening seminar on essential skills and know-how to make the transition from backpacking and scrambling to mountain climbing. Join us for a presentation with photos and commentary, gear, and Q & A.
Type: Media
Date Posted: May 21, 2017
Great Wide Open is a series of 5 short films, directed by Jared Leto, that celebrates America's National Parks and the incredible adventurers who explore them. This film focuses on Tommy Caldwell.
Type: Media
Date Posted: May 14, 2017
For Leighan Falley, Alaska is more than home — it’s a calling. Leighan spent years as a ski guide and climber on the Alaskan range, focusing much of her energy on Denali.
Type: Media
Date Posted: May 14, 2017
Two of America’s boldest rock climbers and self-proclaimed fashionistas, Alex Honnold & Cedar Wright, travel to Kenya’s Mt. Poi. The guys dodge choss, wild animals and general debauchery to claim ascents of Africa’s biggest big wall. It’s, uh, character building.
Type: News
Date Posted: Apr 30, 2017
Ueli Steck, one of the greatest mountaineers of the last fifty years has died in the Himalayas while training for an ascent on Mount Everest. In a report on Reuters, Kamal Prasad Parajuli, an official with Nepal's Department of Tourism, confirmed that Steck died while climbing Nupt
Type: Media
Date Posted: Apr 30, 2017
Swiss climber Ueli Steck was killed Sunday in an accident near Mount Everest, Nepal's tourism department said. The 40-year-old died when he slipped from a slope and fell into a crevasse at around 6,600 meters on Mount Nuptse, expedition organizers told CNN.
Type: Media
Date Posted: Apr 16, 2017
AMGA Instructor Team Member Patrick Ormond explains how to tie the auto-block, prusik and Klemheist friction hitches.
Type: Media
Date Posted: Apr 09, 2017
AMGA Instructor Team Member Patrick Ormond explains how to raise a climber from above using a 3:1 system
Type: Media
Date Posted: Apr 09, 2017
After surviving an avalanche in 2011, photographer Cory Richard's world began to fall apart. Suffering from post-traumatic stress disorder, he found that the only escape from the struggles of daily life was the adrenaline rush of a good adventure.
Type: Media
Date Posted: Apr 09, 2017
After surviving an avalanche in 2011, photographer Cory Richard's world began to fall apart. Suffering from post-traumatic stress disorder, he found that the only escape from the struggles of daily life was the adrenaline rush of a good adventure.