From bouldering and single-pitch trad routes to long bolted climbs and alpine lines, there was a lot of Canadian climbing that went down in 2016. Climbers pushed new routes, freed old ones and soloed […]
Bouldering allows climbers to try big moves that throw their bodies around. Dynos are the biggest of moves that use momentum to get a climber from point A to point B. Big dynamic moves […]
Oriane Bertone has sent her first V13 with a send of Fragile Steps in Rocklands, South Africa. The strong 11-year-old French climber had previously sent at least six V11s: Electric Copper, Evita Assis, Le […]
Will Mayo led the way for him and Anna Pfaff up The Real Big Drip WI7 M7+ 200m in the Ghost on Jan. 1, 2017. Watch a short film from the send below.
It was a memorable year for big wall climbing with some big sends going down in Yosemite, on Baffin Island, in the Alps and in Patagonia. The following are some of our favourite big […]
Early in December, Vittorio Messini, Matthias Wurzer and Isidor Poppeller climbed Mehr denn je Hintersee on Hochbirghöhe in the High Tauern of Austria. The big new 800-metre route goes at M7+ WI6+. On PlanetMountain.com, […]
In the 2003/04 season, Chris Delworth and Dave Marra established Master of Puppets WI6 on the Upper Weeping Wall north of Banff. The 170-metre route rarely forms and to reach it you have to […]