Weekend Whipper: Fumbled Clip = Gigantic First Whip
Kevin Schenk was on his first trip to the Red River Gorge and was hungry for the sharp-end. Having never taken a fall outside or indoors, he bravely took the lead on the 50-foot Boilerplate (5.8). While attempting to clip the chains, however, Schenk pulled up an armload of slack ... but then realized he was just a little too pumped!
Climber Dies From Fall On Mount Garfield, Washington
The body of Ross Halverson, an experienced climber from North Bend, Washington, was found on Wednesday, September 10.
TNB: Wheels Up—The Top 5 Climbing Rigs
A climber's wheels must roll. That's really what makes a great climbing vehicle. But spend a couple of days in any major climbing area and you'll likely see vehicles that not only sport a nice set of wheels, but nearly all the comforts of a cozy home to boot. Recently, I vowed to one day join this elite crew, and to weigh my options, I've made this list of the top five climbing rigs.

Today's Videos

Scottish Climber Robbie Phillips Sends Bellavista, 10-pitch 8b+
Scottish Climber Robbie Phillips Sends Bellavista, 10-pitch 8b+
Valley Uprising Bonus Clip
Valley Uprising Bonus Clip


Gallery images by Dean Fidelman.