Type: Media
Date Posted: Apr 13, 2009
Climber, writer and Patagonia product tester Kelly Cordes takes us through his training strategy for alpine climbing and reflects on disaster style alpinism.
Type: Media
Date Posted: Mar 23, 2009
Understanding how to create an equalizing climbing anchor is an essential skills for climbing and mountaineering. from http://www.mountainguide.com
Type: Blog
Date Posted: Mar 02, 2009
by Paul Auerbach, M.D.
Type: Media
Date Posted: Feb 22, 2009
The hardest part of climbing ice is not climbing ice it is placing protection. Paul (not his real name) walks us through a simple demo of how to place an ice screw. Although this was shot some time ago the principal is the same.
Type: Media
Date Posted: Feb 16, 2009
The Munter Hitch is an extremely useful belay knot. So for those times when you drop your belay device or leave it behind, you have an instant backup. Every climber should know this knot.
Type: Media
Date Posted: Feb 09, 2009
GRIGRI Self-braking belay device & descender for single ropes
Type: Media
Date Posted: Feb 01, 2009
Jay Smith demonstrates pack coiling climbing rope, at base of Chocolate Corner, Indian Creek, Utah.
Type: Media
Date Posted: Feb 01, 2009
Jay Smith, guide at October 2008 Splitter Camp, climbs Incredible Hand Crack, explaining crack technique.
Type: Media
Date Posted: Feb 01, 2009
October 2008 Splitter Camp, Indian Creek, Utah. Bill Segal climbs Chocolate Corner 5.9, Donnelly Canyon. This was the first day and first climb of the Camp.
Type: Media
Date Posted: Feb 01, 2009
Jay Smith climbs Chocolate Corner 5.9, Indian Creek, Utah, explaining jamming technique. Part 2 of 2 videos