The world’s highest webcam has begun operating in the Himalayas, giving an excellent view – when weather permits – of the top of Mount Everest.
Interview with French climber Arnaud Petit after his trad ascent of Black Bean 8b at, Ceuse, France.
A thought for Walter Bonatti. We asked some alpinists to send us their thoughts in memory of Walter Bonatti, who passed away yesterday aged 81. These are thoughts jotted down instinctively, from the heart, which prove how much the alpinist and man Bonatti influenced us all.
Great video of bouldering in Rocklands 2011
Black Diamond athlete Paul Robinson ventured down to South Africa again this past July/August, but this time—rather than revisit Rocklands—decided to devote his energies into developing new problems near Cape Town.
What started as a joke a month ago has become a serious plan as Thijs Zonneveld gains support from Dutch skiers and climbers for the construction of an artificial mountain in the Netherlands.
The third and last day I had on Titanic last October was another 4am start. Putting on my shoes I got the feeling in my gut that is seldom wrong: this will be the go that I’ll get it.
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This stow-away piece of reef found a temporary home deep in my heel. Dirk tried to pull it out while we were in the water but it was just wedged in too solidly – guys, if you’re going to be doing a stint in Indo, make sure you get one of these hooked needle things […]
Agata climbs 8B+, Daniel Jung opening a 9a, a trip to Rodellar, Andrew sends 8a+ … and the usual dicking around.
Climbers and custodians of Everest say rapid climate change could soon make for an ice-free ascent of the world’s highest mountain.