Video: Rodellar Climbing with Steve McClure

The clip features top UK climber Steve McClure on a couple of routes including the classic ‘The Dolphin’ (El Delfin) 7c.


More than just Biceps! – Destination Guide: Los Mallos de Riglos

Riglos, famous for the utterly outrageous Fiesta de Los Biceps, a swathe of heavily chalked, perma-dry conglomerate “potatoes” (visible from over a mile away) which breaches the steepness of the Visera tower, has a lot more to offer than the average passing climber gives it credit.

A Blind Ascent: Summiting Everest Without Sight

ERIK WEIHENMAYER made headlines when he reached the top of the world’s tallest mountain in 2002, and we recently included that expedition on our list of the greatest moments on Everest.


Video: Be Quick… Or Be Dead

Joe Möhle on the 2nd ascent of Be Quick or Be Dead (31/8a+) trad test piece at the Crystal Dream Palace Crag in Hermanus.


Cable car Drakensberg Plan

The surprise announcement that the province was planning a cable car in the uKhahlamba Drakensberg could take the local tourism industry to new heights.

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French Report on Bear Tooth and Mooses Tooth

The French Federation of Alpine Clubs (FFCAM) initiated this expedition as part of a dedicated training program to help climbers in their twenties reach a high level of excellence in mountaineering.

Ueli Steck Reports From Everest Base Camp

Alpinist extraordinaire Ueli Steck reports from Mount Everest base camp on EpicTV Weekly

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Video: Chris Sharma, World’s First 37/9a+

In July, 2001, Chris Sharma made the first ascent of Realization (AKA Biographie), the world’s first confirmed 5.15 (9a+),


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Interview: Patricio Tisalema about speed-climbing Everest

Chad Kellogg has his ‘Everest Climbing Algorithm’, Ueli Steck has been warming up around the Khumbu valley and Ecuadorian Patricio Tisalema will try to climb Everest in one day (alpine style) from the north side.