Wild Chimneys and Endless Steeps: New Record Set on El Cap’s Aurora

On Oct. 14, Yosemite locals Lance Colley and Brandon Adams dashed up the 16 pitch 5.7 A4 Aurora on El Cap’s steep southeast face in 13:02, shedding 11 hours off the record set by Miles Smart and the late Brian McCray in 23:55 in 1998

Yosemite Locals Establish Two New Routes

It’s hot in Yosemite Valley right now, and that heat is driving most climbers to the cool Tuolumne High Country […]

Canadian Alpine Tools are Handcrafted and Awesome

Canadian Alpine Tools was founded by David Glavind, a blacksmith for 30 years who has been making handcrafted hammers and […]

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