This is weekly summary of top climbing stories from Aug. 3 to Aug. 10.
Legendary Canadian climber Tim Auger passed away at 72.
The Abbot Hut in the Canadian Rockies closes due to slope failure.
Watch the trailer to the much anticipated movie about Alex Honnold’s free-solo of El Cap.
Jonny Simms and Crosby Johnson climb a new Bugaboos 5.11 on clean granite face.
West coaster Marcel Aarden repeated a maybe 5.14c at Horne Lake.
Follow along to see results for Canadians at Youth World Championships.
New Rob Richards Memorial Route climbs remote granite wall at 5.10.
Jimmy Webb and Hannah Preston win Psicobloc Masters in utah.
Sasha DiGiulian sent The Shining Uncut 5.14a on Mount Louis after sending The Shining 5.13c.
Popular Montreal comp to return for the second year.