“Did some climbing without a rope today. And I don’t mean bouldering,” Steve House teased on Facebook, posting a photo of a slim band of white-and-yellow ice.
Climbers trickled in to The Barn on the morning of 6th Feb to find the climbing gym stripped and reset, waiting, ready for them to try its new routes.
Rocky peaks soaring towards the sky, cliffs cutting through turquoise waves, caves tormented by erosion… Ghostly outlines surfacing from the mist, routes defying gravity, overhangs, tufas, stems, improbable perspectives!
I need this! Its been a long time since I had purified myself in the mountains, the words of Andy De Klerk: “You find nothing but yourself on the rock”
American Climber Daniel Woods has made the third ascent of the super-hard boulder problem link-up Terremer (Font 8C) on North Mountain at Hueco Tanks, Mexico.
Rockclimbing.com’s Vegastradguy gives you the scoop of the Outdoor Retailer Winter 2010 held in Salt Lake City…
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American Chad Kellogg has soloed a dangerous new line on the famed south face of Aconcagua (6,962m/22,841′).
The measures were proposed after eight people died at the weekend, seven in the Italian Alps and an eighth in the Appenines range along the country’s central spine.
Winners of the 2010 Mugs Stump Awards and Polartec Challenge Grants have been announced. The Mugs Stump Award was created in 1992 in memory of the visionary American alpinist Mugs Stump; six small teams will receive a total of $25,000 in grants for their lightweight, clean expeditions to unclimbed objectives:
Driving on the wrong side of the road definitely made things interesting, along with the fact that the only driving directions that I had was a text message from my friend…