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Side by Side: An Interview with Youth World Champions Kai Lightner and Drew Ruana
This year the two friends rose to the top of youth competition climbing.
1 year 29 weeks ago
Secrets of the South
An exploration of how the South earned the privilege to climb.
1 year 34 weeks ago
Paul Robinson Goes on a First Ascent Spree in South Africa
This year, Paul ventured off the beaten path to explore the area in between the two well-known bouldering hot spots.
1 year 41 weeks ago
Interview with Pro-Climber Nick Duttle
This season, Nick had a particularly productive trip, sending ten 5.14’s over a one month period.
1 year 48 weeks ago
New York Man Sues City after Being Attacked by Menacing Boulder
“I never thought it could happen to me,” is something that Jonathan Stock might say.
2 years 5 weeks ago
Ice Tools on Rock Routes? Mixed Climbing Stirs the Pot at the Cody Ice Festival
This past weekend, at the Cody Ice Climbing Festival, nearly fifty neophyte ice climbers dug their razor sharp crampons and axes into a roadside sport climbing area.
2 years 10 weeks ago
Honnold’s Solo: You Won’t Believe this Article
One of my favorite recurring themes is the accusation that the media is glorifying risk-takers.
2 years 14 weeks ago
2013: Ed’s Choice Awards
The Ed’s Choice Award is one of the most prestigious awards a climber can be presented with
2 years 19 weeks ago
Destination: Grayson Highlands
Grayson Highlands State Park is an outstanding high elevation bouldering area in the western Virginia panhandle.
2 years 23 weeks ago
Joe Kinder: Chopping Trees, Lessons Learned, and the Value of Wilderness
The internet has grabbed its torches and pitchforks to march in protest of the biggest tree-cutting debacle since George Washington cut down a Cherry tree to establish a sit-start lowball.
2 years 27 weeks ago
Another Successful Year At The Idaho Mountain Festival
At the end of September, the 2nd annual Idaho Mountain Festival—powered by Asana—took place at Castle Rocks State Park; located right next to its notoriously famous big sister, City of Rocks National Reserve.
2 years 30 weeks ago
Bolts: Check Your Safety!
Recently, there have been some stories popping up in the news regarding fixed protection bolts, specifically the 'bad apples,' the ones that are unsafe for climbing.
2 years 51 weeks ago