There are a number of ice routes in the Henan province of China, but the new Christmas Tree WI5/6 is the most spectacular. It was first climbed by Liu Yang and Chaun last week. […]
Ruben Diaz has made the second ascent of Albert Rocasolano’s La Teoría del Todo in Albarracín, Spain. Originally graded V16, Diaz said it is a V15 or V15+. This would be Diaz’s second V15 […]
John Long’s gripping tale of a big free solo day with John Bachar, in Joshua Tree in the late 1970s. For the e-book with a collection of Long’s best stories and bonus readings visit […]
Watch some great drone footage of Steve Townshend getting his highpoint on Greed 8c+ [5.14c] in Tonsai, Thailand. This is a longterm project for Townshend. Drone footage by Benas Benediktas.
Patagonia says it won’t come to any more Outdoor Retailer shows held in Utah. The reason is because governor Gary Herbert signed a resolution on Friday calling on the federal government to repeal the […]
One of the most popular routes in Squamish is to climb Banana Peel 5.6 on the Apron and to link it with the Squamish Buttress. There are two options for the buttress, the easier […]
Using a prusik hitch is one of the oldest climbing techniques around. Every climber should know it, because you never know when you’re going to need it. It was developed in 1931 by Austrian […]