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Video: Will Stanhope new rout’in in Indian Creek

At Indian Creek, it’s a matter of looking between the established lines.

Adam Ondra climing in the Flatanger cave in Norway

Adam Ondra trying a project that he bolted in Flatanger in Norway at the famous Flatanger Cave


Video: Zombie Roof

Perry Beckham and Will Stanhope explain the history behind Peter Croft’s first ascent of the Zombie Roof [5.12d] in Squamish, B.C. and the process behind Will completing the first free-solo of the route.

Mazeno Ridge: Nanga Parbat summit not yet reached

South African alpinist Cathy O’Dowd and Sherpa Nuru, Rangduk and Zarok are said to be safely at Base Camp of Nanga Parbat (Diamir Face) while the British mountaineers Sandy Allan and Rick Allen are said to be at 7100m. The information comes directly from Muhammad Ali of Adventure Pakistan, the Pakistani expedition tour operator.


Video: Sassies drive in beta

Mathieu Schneuwly shows us how to drive into Sassies without a 4×4…



11 year old sends Eddy on first lead attempt

Jonathan Brown (ex- Montagu resident) who is visiting from Switzerland sent ‘Eddy of Bovidence’ 24/7a last week.


Video: The Rocklands Post : Week 3

Yet another week in Rocklands, where resting has been complicated by crazy good weather.


Black Diamond launch 2012 online catalogue

Black Diamond launches their 2012 interactive catalogue complete with awesome photos and videos.

Video: French Alps avalanche kills 9, injures 11

CHAMONIX, France — An avalanche swept over a group of foreign climbers in the French Alps on Thursday, killing at least nine people — with the dead believed to include three Britons — in the deadliest such disaster in the region in a decade.


Ondra Brings Down Thor’s Hammer (5.15a)

Adam Ondra recently made the first ascent of Thor’s Hammer (5.15a) at Flatanger in Norway.