Hansjörg Auer and Reinhard Obweger have climbed the new Freizeitstress in Ötztal, Austria. They graded the 110-metre route M5 WI6, watch some of the action below and for more info visit PlanetMountain.com here.
In the winter of 1991 Jeff Lowe climbed a line straight up the north face of the Eiger. Alone and without bolts. Many said it was madness, most said it was visionary, everybody said […]
Black Orpheus is a super classic multi-pitch trad route in Red Rock Conservation Area on the edge of Las Vegas. In this short film by Kurt Ross, watch Emily Matherly, David Lee and Kiff […]
Martin Laxenaire has created a fun interactive website with 3D models of the world’s 14 highest peaks. There is historical information, route lines and more. In an interview with UKClimbing.com, Laxenaire said that he […]
Polish climber Marek Raganowicz made the first winter solo ascent of Norway’s Troll Wall in January. His alpine-style ascent took him 16 days and he followed a route first climbed in 1996 by Kyrre […]
Watch Lynn Hill send Midnight Lightning V8 near Yosemite’s Camp 4 in the spring of 1998. The first ascent was by Ron Kauk in 1978. The problem can be identified by a chalk lightning […]
For decades, a narrow ice route on the north side of Mount Hood in Oregon had been talked about but never reportedly climbed. On CascadeClimber.com, A. Parker reported that he and three other climbers […]