Jurgen Vogt. Mount Kenya, June 2012.

African Alpine Adventures Photo Competition

All the entries have been posted here. Thanks to all of the photographers for their fantastic photos



93rd July Camp 2012 – Cobham Valley, KZN

This year, July Camp offers another new Base Camp site! This time in the beautiful Cobham Valley, that most people only know, if at all, from crossing through it on the Giant’s Cup Trail which runs South from Sani to Bushman’s Neck.

Adam Ondra frees Jungle Boogie 9a+ at Ceuse

Yesterday at Ceuse in France Adam Ondra made the first ascent of the climb Jungle Boogie 9a+.



First cruise on Dodo’s Delight

Quote of the day came from Andrew when he said, “we should turn before we hit the rocks”…

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Honnold’s Biggest, Baddest Solo Yet

Alex Honnold has soloed the “Yosemite Triple Crown”—Mt. Watkins, El Capitan, and Half Dome—in just 18 hours.



Steve and Angie update

Steve has teamed up with three friends South Africa (Dave, Andrew, and Ningo) and Scottish sea captain Bob Shepton (aka Captain Bob). They’re taking a 7000km journey through the Arctic’s Northwest passages to do some big wall climbing on remote walls.


Ultimate Adventure Bucket List: Top Athletes’ Dream Trips

Silverminor - a new graglet below Silvermine Main Crag

Silverminor RD (New area at Silvermine Main Crag)

The long awaited RD for the new route at Silvermine main crag opened by Malcolm Gowans and Jason Temple-Forbes.


Video: Frendo Pillar Chamonix

The Frendo Pillar on the Aiguille du Midi north face is one of the classic mixed routes in the Mont Blanc mountain range in the Alps.

QC Lab: Gear Doesn’t Last Forever – slings and Quickdraws