Weekend Whipper: Ice Fall Wrecking Ball
Zach, of Idaho, breaks the golden rule of ice climbing: do not fall.
Chris Snobeck Sends Saphira (M15-), America’s Hardest Mixed Climb
Chris Snobeck, of Colorado, sends Saphira in Vail's Fang Amphitheater and becomes the second American to climb M15-.
Climbers We Lost in 2016
In Memoriam—Dick Pownall, Jim Detterline, Phil Schaal, Junko Tabei, Anna Smith, Alfred Kwok, Kim Schmitz, Julia MacKenzie, Kyle Dempster, Scott Adamson, Laurel Fan, Melissa Raue, Gary Falk, Nicholas “Nick” Clinch, Ken Wilson, Jean Sylvain, Mark Cole, Jim Curran, Allen Frame Hill, Eric Seidman, Glenn Dawson, Mark Davis, Eric Klimt, Cal Swoager, Steve Edwards, Scott Cosgrove, Lorraine Bonney, Richard Wright.
Gear Guy: Should You Clip the Belay As Your First Lead Pro?
When multi-pitch climbing, I've always clipped the anchor at the belay before starting to lead up the next pitch. Is this safe, or is it better to place a piece as soon as possible after leaving the belay?

WHIPPERs

Weekend Whipper: "Epic Splat at the Vault"
Weekend Whipper: "Epic Splat at the Vault"

TODAY'S VIDEOS

Adam Ondra vs. Martin Stranik Climbing Duel
Adam Ondra vs. Martin Stranik Climbing Duel
Chris Sharma and Jason Momoa Road Trip to Savassona
Chris Sharma and Jason Momoa Road Trip to Savassona
Michaela Kiersch & The Golden Ticket (5.14c)
Michaela Kiersch & The Golden Ticket (5.14c)











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