Junk-Show Introduction to Paragliding
When you make a living climbing mountains and hanging onto ropes for dear life, and it comes to your next “fix” the options can be somewhat limited. However that hasn’t stopped professional climbers Cedar Wright and Matt Segal from taking to the sky for a thrilling introduction to paragliding. With only 6 months of experience  [...]
Valley Uprising Climbing Film
Valley Uprising is a fantastic film for any outdoor adventurer and a must see for anyone who enjoys the sport of climbing. The documentary covers the history of climbing in Yosemite, starting in 1955 and working its way through the decades to the present. The Golden Age In the first segment, “The Golden Age”, we  [...]
Conrad Anker, Jimmy Chin and Renan Ozturk Summit Meru Peak
October 12, 2011: Conrad Anker, Jimmy Chin and Renan Ozturk made the first successful summit of the Shark’s Fin route on The North Face Athletes Summit Meru’s 20,700-foot Peak feature in the Himalayas. The appeal of the Meru brought many experienced climbers out to attempt it, but until now, each team was unsuccessful at summiting  [...]
Bouldering in Almont Colorado
ALMONT, CO – Less then 20 miles from Crested Butte lies a world class fly fishing destination which is also home to incredible bouldering located just off Hwy 135 across the Gunnison river. The sport of Bouldering is essentially rock climbing without ropes. At first this may sound nuts however the routes are much shorter  [...]
Bouldering at the Teva Games
VAIL, CO – The 2010 Teva Mountain Games public bouldering competition Presented by Pyramide saw climbers, gymnast and super-humans trying to complete climbing problems on 32 graded routes. These athletes showed strength, reach and determination that is seldom seen by the public. The climbers took turns heading up the different man made routes on the  [...]
Climbing Limestone Walls at Shelf Road
Shelf Road is a sport climbing mecca located only hours from Denver. Limestone walls provide amazing climbs on both sides of the cannon. Our camp ground overlooked some of the climbs and was a very short walk to the venue. Once down into the “darkside” area we found hundreds of climbing routes heading up the  [...]