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Watch a Big Rock Trundle in Squamish

The theme of the week seems to be natural rockfall, but here is a clip of climbers in Squamish forcing one on a classic route. Birds of Prey is a four-pitch 5.10b on Slhanay that was first climbed in 1983 by Bob Milward and Jim Campbell. The route has become somewhat of a
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Watch David Lama and Conrad Anker Climb New Zion Route

In the spring of 2015, David Lama and Conrad Anker teamed up for a bold ascent of one of Anker’s old projects.  Anker, 52, started the Zion route over 25 years ago with Doug Heinrich and completed it with 24-year-old Lama after four days of work. They called their route
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Nat Gustafson on a 5.13c Send on the Monster Wall

Watch Nat Gustafson send Mike Wazowski 5.13c on the Monster Wall of Upper East Fork in New Mexico. Lee Brinckerhoff made the first ascent of this steep 11-bolt 5.13c, which has been repeated a number of times. The 25-metre route has a hard start that is followed by a difficult
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Watch Some Climbing at Smith Rock

Listen to some good tunes and get motivated by the most recent Red Rascal Film about Smith Rock, Oregon’s climbing destination. Smith Rock, OR from Red Rascal Films on Vimeo.
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Animation Film: Secret of the High Mountains

Mountains are not just dead pieces of stone, in the morning they wake up and they talk and communicate in a way you never could have imagined. Watch this funny mountain animation by Erik Tanghe, a Belgium-based filmmaker who started making animation films after 15 years of
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Watch Alpine Climbing in Northern Italy

Not far from the crowded flatland and busy streets of Milan, one can experience adventure and climbing, and truly escape from reality. Above the clouds and into serenity, this beautiful place is just above Lecco and the famous Lake Como. This video is an entry into EpicTV’s
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Watch the Danish Climbing Team’s Dynamic Training

The current trend is for climbing teams to mix up their training routines with parkour, gymnastics and other cross-training methods. Watch the Danish climbing team’s new clip about their training, which could be mistaken for a music video. The new Danish National Climbing
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Climb Along on a Rockies’ Classic: Brewer Buttress

Tyler Davidson and Travis McPhee recently climbed the well-known 5.6 on Castle called Brewers Buttress and brought along a headcam. The 13-pitch dolomite route climbs an esthetic prow up a buttress from the Goat Plateau near the Alpine Club of Canada Hut. There is unlimited
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Watch Peter Croft and Conrad Anker Climb Sierra Route

Peter Croft and Conrad Anker climb a new route in the high Sierras called Solar Flare up the Incredible Hulk.  The Incredible Hulk – Solar Flare from Jeffery Morse on Vimeo.
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Ueli Steck Half-Way Finished 82 Peak Challenge

Ueli Steck has climbed 41 of the 82 peaks of objective, including one 18-peak day. With 53 days remaining, Steck summited peak 41 on Tuesday. The list includes all mountains in the Alps that are 4,000 metres or higher and the challenge was to climb them in 80 days. Steck began
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