High Camp on Illimani (Greg Vernovage)

Bolivia Team Back at Base Camp

August 2, 2021 High Camp on Illimani (Greg Vernovage) Looking up Illimani from High Camp (Greg Vernovage) IMG Senior Guide Adam Clark just sent a message from Base Camp on Illimani to let us know that all is well and the team...
The Disappointment Cleaver Sunrise August 7, 2021 - PC: RMI Guide Lauren Macklin

Mt. Rainier: August 7th Teams Turn at 13,200’

The Four Day Climb led by RMI Guides Dave Hahn and Nikki Champion climbed into a cloud cap with rain and wind.
First Olympic Sport Climbing Champions: Slovenian, Spaniard Take Gold

First Olympic Sport Climbing Champions: Slovenian, Spaniard Take Gold

Home » Olympics » First Olympic Sport Climbing Champions: Slovenian, Spaniard Take Gold The Olympic Games are finally upon us — and for the first time, sport climbing is included. Here’s all you need to know about climbing in the...
Speed climbing guide and competitions

Ultimate Guide to Speed Climbing

Speed climbing is a sport that has been around since the 1960s and it’s seen its fair share of changes over the years. In this article, we’ll take a look at the history of speed climbing, how to train...
Varied Start to the Week

Varied Start to the Week

It’s been a varied start to the week with climbing at Ratho Quarry on Monday morning; a night run by headtorch in the Pentlands on Monday evening with Euan, Andrew and David; bouldering at Agassiz Rock with Pamela on...
American Alpine Institute - Climbing Blog: Route Profile: Angel's Crest (5.10b, IV)

American Alpine Institute – Climbing Blog: Route Profile: Angel’s Crest (5.10b, IV)

The Angel's Crest is likely the most beautiful route of its grade in Squamish. The line takes you up a perfect ridge from low on the Stawamus Chief all the way up to its summit. The bulk of the...
Base Camp on Illimani (Adam Clark)

Bolivia Team back in La Paz

August 3, 2021 Base Camp on Illimani (Adam Clark) High Camp on Illimani(Adam Clark) Climbing to HC on Illimani (Adam Clark) Illimani BBQ Celebration IMG Senior Guide Adam Clark checked in from La Paz this afternoon.  The team had a leisurely morning at Base...
Mt. Rainier: Hahn, Halliday & Teams Summit!

Mt. Rainier: Hahn, Halliday & Teams Summit!

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Woman Faces Multiple Criminal Charges After Yellowstone Bear Encounter

Woman Faces Multiple Criminal Charges After Yellowstone Bear Encounter

Home » News » Woman Faces Multiple Criminal Charges After Yellowstone Bear Encounter Officials charge an Illinois woman for violating federal regulations after she aggravated a sow bear while taking photos. A picture’s worth a thousand words — or in one...

Top 7 Best Tree Climbing Harness in 2021

Looking to pick up tree climbing as a hobby or embark on a profession in tree cutting? Check out our list of best tree climbing harnesses that can ensure comfort, reliability and safety while you scale those high trees. What...
Make a Plan | ClimbNow

Make a Plan | ClimbNow

Make a plan to go climbing or scrambling in Wales this summer. Full refund if lockdown stops it from happening. Euan and Martin will join Paul in North Wales on 19th and 20th June for a weekend of climbing...
American Alpine Institute - Climbing Blog: Cleaning an Anchor and Setting Up a Rappel

American Alpine Institute – Climbing Blog: Cleaning an Anchor and Setting Up a Rappel

We have a few different videos on this blog that deal with cleaning an anchor and rigging a rappel. But this video, from Red Rock Rendezvous and featuring AAI Guide Doug Foust, is incredibly good. It is a very...
Pequeno Alpamayo Summits (Fabricio Gomez)

Bolivia Team on the move to Huayna Potosi

July 27, 2021 Pequeno Alpamayo Summits (Fabricio Gomez) Happy climbing in Bolivia (Adam Clark) We are just off the phone with IMG Senior Guide Adam Clark and Fabricio Gomez in Bolivia.  They managed to get a few photos out on their way...
Huff, Puff, Suffer: Hear The North Face Athletes in Action With Sonos ‘Soundscapes’

Huff, Puff, Suffer: Hear The North Face Athletes in Action With Sonos ‘Soundscapes’

Home » News » Huff, Puff, Suffer: Hear The North Face Athletes in Action With Sonos ‘Soundscapes’ Sonos and The North Face have teamed up for a new way to ‘Never Stop Exploring’ from home. Launched today, The North Face and...
la sportiva and trad gear

Ultimate Guide to Trad Climbing

Traditional climbing, or trad climbing, as it has come to be known, is effectively the oldest form of competitive climbing, which began to separate from the emerging sports climbing scene sometime in the 80s. While there are several different...
April Update | ClimbNow

April Update | ClimbNow

Well since I last posted in March there have been significant changes in legislation and guidance around Covid-19 restrictions. The month started with still staying local, keeping skills and fitness up to date and limited outdoor work opportunities. We’re...
American Alpine Institute - Climbing Blog: Funny Climbing Quotes

American Alpine Institute – Climbing Blog: Funny Climbing Quotes

Climbing is a sport rife with literary characters who have said some very funny things. With the help of this website, I was able to come up with a nice list of quotes. Here are some great...
Aymara King and Queen Welcoming to Lake Titicaca (Adam Clark)

A great day to visit Sun Island

July 22, 2021 Aymara King and Queen Welcoming to Lake Titicaca (Adam Clark) 2021 Team with Moon Island and Copacabana in the background (Adam Clark) IMG Senior Guide Adam Clark checked in with some great photos of the day yesterday.  The team...
RMI teams breaking trail above Disappointment Cleaver. Photo: Andy Bond

Mt. Rainier: Early Morning Summit!

The Mt. Rainier Climb, led by RMI Guides Mike King and Taylor Bickford, were on the summit at 4:20 am!
Shoe Savings: 25% or More Off at KEEN’s Summer Sale

Shoe Savings: 25% or More Off at KEEN’s Summer Sale

July 16, 2021 | By Ilana Newman Support us! GearJunkie may earn a small commission from affiliate links in this article. Learn more. Home » Deals » Shoe Savings: 25% or More Off at KEEN’s Summer Sale KEEN is one...

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