Climbing

Hervé Barmasse Solos All Six Ridges of the Matterhorn

Earlier this March, Hervé Barmasse became the first alpinist...

Man, 62, First to Complete New Zealand’s 100 Peak Challenge

Don French's nearest rival has climbed only 11 peaks Last...

Five Cutting Edge Climbs for 2021

With their $25,000 Cutting Edge grant program, the American...

The Climber’s Guide to the Galaxy

A roundup of the most challenging unclimbed peaks in...

Alps: New Route Free Climbed Up the West Face of Petit Dru

A French team carves a new route up an...
ski tracks on Half Dome

Half Dome, Summit to Valley, on Skis

Jason Torlano, 45, and Zach Milligan, 40, are old...

The World’s Tallest Artificial Climbing Wall

Europe’s tallest chimney has been converted into the world’s...

The Amphetamine Experiment on Everest

While the World Anti-Doping Agency bans the use of...

Climbers Die in Iran Avalanches

Heavy snowfall in Iran has triggered avalanches that have...

New Route Attempt on Eiger North Face Aborted

It's a no-go for the Huber brothers and Stephan...

Weekend Warm-Up: Pamir Pilgrimage

Picture this: a crappy Russian van, 4,700km of frozen...

Huber Brothers Trying New Route on Eiger North Face

With the six great North Faces of the Alps...

Weekend Warm-Up: Towers of Tigray

Lucy was discovered in Hadar, Ethiopia in 1974. The...

Weekend Warm-Up: Vertical Ice

When your playground is ice, and your sport involves...

New Routes in Patagonia

Two new routes recently opened by local climbers on...

Jelle Veyt: Belgium to Denali

Jelle Veyt will shortly continue his mega-project to climb...

Banff Book Competition Winners Announced

The winners of nine categories in the prestigious Banff...

James Pearson Nails Second Ascent of Hardest Trad Route

By Seiji Ishii On October 21, British climber James Pearson...

Five Last Great Alpine Climbs

By the mid-19th century, most of Europe's major alpine...

New Line on Mt. Robson’s Prized Emperor Face

American climber Ethan Berman has teamed up with Uisdean...

Fakin’ It: Exploration Hoaxes, Part I

In exploration, hoaxes are acts of deception for personal...

Piolet d’Or Winners Announced

Four 2019 climbs were awarded the prestigious Piolet d'Or...

Weekend Warm-Up: On The Verge

Logging and rock climbing are unexpected partners. One involves...

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