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Climb United: Route Name Task Force Open Forum

Author(s): American Alpine Club
Video Release Date: April 28, 2021
Video Source: YouTube

On April 22, 2021, nearly 200 community members joined Climb United Director Cody Kaemmerlen, Sharp End Publishing’s Fred Knapp, Climbing Magazine’s Matt Samet, AAC CEO Mitsu Iwasaki, and The North Face Athlete and AAC Board Member Nina Williams for a discussion of the Draft Principles and Guidelines for publishing route names. Watch the discussion and provide your feedback via our survey at

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