Climber rescued amid snowy conditions in Big Cottonwood Canyon

BIG COTTONWOOD CANYON, Utah (ABC4) – A mountain climber was rescued after being stuck in the snow while thousands of feet in the air on Saturday. The Salt Lake County Sheriff’s Search and Rescue Team (SLCOSAR) say the stranded climber was discovered after hiking up Stairs Gulch in Big Cottonwood Canyon. Rescue crews say the […]
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Best evergreen climbers – 10 perennial climbing plants to train

Whether you are redesigning your backyard from scratch or simply want to introduce some screening for privacy or shade, it's vital to include evergreen climbers. Perfect for scrambling up and covering walls, fences and trellises – visually extending your garden's boundaries year-round, evergreen climbers can add much-needed color, texture and shelter for wildlife if trained over pergolas and arches, too.
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Local climber to talk in Dolores about historic Mount Everest attempt

Professional mountaineer Phil Henderson, of Cortez, will share his climbing adventures and plans to lead the first all-Black team to Mount Everest. “Summiting Expectations: Everest 2022 and Other Adventures with Phil Henderson” is scheduled for Dec. 2 from 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. at the Dolores Public Library. Henderson has...

10 Gifts For Climbers – Christmas Gear Guide 2021

You know the drill, we’ve covered gifts for campers and gifts for hikers, but what about that gift for the climber in your circle? Look down below (something I’ve learnt to not do while climbing). Climbing gear is either really intense (crampons and ice axes) or really chill (I’m looking...

Massive Attack: U.K. Climbers Weigh in on the Northeast Pillar of Tengkangpoche

Get access to everything we publish when you sign up for Outside+. From October 24 to 30, the U.K. alpinists Matt Glenn and Tom Livingstone made the first ascent of the Northeast Pillar of Tengkangpoche (6,487 meters) in Nepal’s Khumbu Region. They christened the route Massive Attack, and while they have not explicitly provided a grade, they feel that the proposed grades of past attempts—up to 5.11, M7, and A3—are fair.

How To book launched for novice ice climbers, up to modern techniques

Two local authors, Ice Climbing Guide Sean Isaac and, Ice Climbing Photographer Tim Banfield, launched their book ‘How to Ice Climb’ at an ice climbing presentation and book signing, at the Canmore Brewing Company on Sunday, Nov 21. Article content. “This book is a culmination of 30 years of ice...

Catipilla Pro Cat Climber: Wall Mounted Cat Tree

Here is another wall mounted cat tower that makes your home more pet friendly. The Catipilla Pro Cat Climber gives your kitties a place to climb, stretch, and relax. It holds up to 8kg of load. It is ready for indoor and outdoor use. It is 100% recyclable and takes 45 minutes to install.

Best Life: New therapies being used to rehabilitate rock climbers after injuries

LOS ANGELES, Calif. (Ivanhoe Newswire) -- Almost ten million people lead, fist jam and free solo their way to the top of rocks, boulders and mountains. Rock climbing is seeing a surge in popularity, inspired by both an increased number of indoor gyms and young people searching for an extreme sport to challenge their bodies and minds.
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Peak California: Watch Jojo Roper and Climber Nina Williams Trade Barrels for Boulders

Your comfort zone. Depending on who you are, it’s either bliss or torture. As surfers, we walk a thin line between stubbornly developing an intimate relationship with a local wave and its community and exploring the unknown. The hug of a homebreak surf check can become a stifling ritual. Especially when it interferes with our desire to try new things. Typically, when we’re experiencing something for the first time, we’re wide awake. We’re vulnerable. We’re quickly learning, and we depend on the generosity and patience of strangers to help us on our path. It’s a beautiful space to operate in. Such is the electric spirit we embraced with our new film, Peak California, starring big-wave surfer Jojo Roper and climber Nina Williams.
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US elite climber Gobright dies while abseiling on a rock face

MEXICO CITY (AP) – California climber Brad Gobright reportedly reached the top of an extremely challenging rock face in northern Mexico and rappelled with a companion as he fell to his death. Climber Aidan Jacobson, of Phoenix, Ariz., Told Outside magazine he was dating Gobright and said they had just...

Another peak conquered, another record for Omani climber Nadhirah Al Harthy

This is Al Harthy’s third mountain scaled in Nepal. Muscat: Omani mountaineer Nadhirah Al Harthy has set another record by climbing Mt. Ama Dablam, regarded as one of the most challenging peaks in the world. Located in Nepal and with a summit at 6,812 metres, Ama Dablam’s steep rise and...

Climber Sues Guide for Negligence After a Near Fatal Accident

Become a member to unlock this story and receive other great perks. *Outside memberships are billed annually. Print subscriptions available to U.S. residents only. More Details. In July 2021, Ian Manson, 63, hired local guide Jeffery Mitchell to take him up Mount Rogers in Glacier National Park, British Columbia, Canada....
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Climber, Filmmaker, Jimmy Chin Featured on CBS Sunday Morning

National Geographic photographer and Oscar-winning director Jimmy Chin talks with correspondent Lilia Luciano about living life on the edge, and the greatest risk he’s ever taken. Great interview with one of outdoor sports most treasured characters.

First Look: The Coros VERTIX 2, a Watch for Climbers

The Coros VERTIX 2 is a high-end digital watch with a touch screen and three buttons, one of which is a navigation knob. Designed to be used by mountain athletes, its features include a 1.4-inch color screen, 60-day battery life, 32 GB of onboard storage, oximeter, altimeter, GPS tracking, full-color topographic map, and a “multi pitch climbing mode.”