World's First BASE-jumping Dog: The Whisper Interview
DPM is known for sitting down with many of the climbing industry’s heavy hitters so we were the natural choice to land the big interview with Whisper, the world’s first wingsuit BASE-jumping dog.
51 weeks 3 days ago
Rapper Kigity K: Free Solo on the Mic
Rapper Kigity K (AKA Kiggz) says that he'll “free-solo on the mic til he dies like Alex Honnold.”
1 year 3 days ago
Gone Fishing: April Fools!
We take April Fools day very seriously here at DPM.
1 year 7 weeks ago
Q+A: Joe Kinder’s Latest First Ascent
For more than a decade, Joe Kinder has been one of America’s top sport climbers and has traveled the globe seeking out hard sport routes in his home country and abroad.
1 year 8 weeks ago
Off Topic: Crazy Russians, Trundling, and the Best Blog Ever
It’s fun to keep up with climbing news but after skimming the headline, most web surfers are back to seeking out videos of shark encounters, wing-suiters, and girls in bikinis “failing.”
1 year 12 weeks ago
Backyard Bouldering: Dream Boulder Smashes Home in Italy
This story out of Italy is a reminder to be careful what you wish for.
1 year 16 weeks ago
Hueco Tanks Country Store Reopens to Climbers
This year, local climber Lowell Stevenson has breathed life back into the old Country Store and reopened the campground.
1 year 21 weeks ago
Alex Honnold: A Videographer's Perspective
We interviewed filmmaker Colin Brown to hear about the challenges of filming Alex Honnold during his free solo of Fine Jade in the remote Utah desert.
1 year 24 weeks ago
Sideboyz Complete Longest, Most #Epic Climb in New England
On Oct. 29, the Sideboyz (aka Pete Clark and Paul Handlen) completed King Snake: The Eternal Mystery (V 5.11 A3) an epic-length 23-pitch girdle traverse of Farley Ledge, Massachusetts:
1 year 29 weeks ago
Behind the Founding of the Bighorn Climber's Coalition
It's been clear for a number of years that a formal climbing organization was needed, but there's a remarkable story behind what finally spurred the formation of the BCC.
1 year 35 weeks ago
Idaho Mountain Festival
The time has come to start getting serious about attending the Idaho Mountain Festival
1 year 38 weeks ago
Reflections of a Climber’s Wife
I am not a climber. I have never been a climber, and I never will be, but after years of blissful marriage to an inveterate climbing husband, I’ve gained a deep appreciation for this sport you’re all so crazy about.
1 year 49 weeks ago