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James Kassay’s Rocklands sends

James Kassay’s season in Rocklands, South Africa 2013.


Paige Claassen sends Rolihlahla

After three days of work and five attempts, Paige Claassen made the fourth ascent of Rolihlahla,


Gorilla Gone Mad – Increasing Number of Climbers

With an increasing number of climbers learning in the gym environment and taking their new skills outdoors, impacts to climbing access, the environment, and visitor experiences are on the rise. And it’s time to do something about it.

Unearthed Teaser

Unearthed Teaser: Alex Honnold, Daniel Woods, Renan Ozturk and Matt Segal took a close-to-home trip last month to explore the area and teach Daniel, one of the world’s best Boulderers, a thing or two about what it means to trad climb.

Projects: Trad in the New

Matt Wilder and Pat Goodman attempt some gear-protected projects in the New River Gorge.

Table Mountain Cableway maintenance dates

The Table Mountain Cableway will not be operational during this period and will reopen on Monday August 26, 2013, weather permitting.


2013 Everest Report: A Curse, a Fight and the Aftermath

The 2013 Everest wrap-up with all the drama, bolting, fighting and line fixing!


Adam Ondra 9a onsight

Adam Ondra has become the second ever to onsight 9a.


Climbing Magazine’s Unscientific Helmet Test

To compliment the must-read piece, we decided to drop a bunch of things on our boss’s head to illustrate lightheartedly what certain impacts can do to a climbing helmet.

*Update 12 Year Old Tito Traversa Dies in Climbing Fall

12-year-old Italian climbing prodigy Tito Claudio Traversa has passed away after being hospitalized from a 50-foot groundfall.