Libby Sauter and Mayan Smith-Gobat Break El Cap Speed Record
Shortly after the sun crested Half Dome this morning (October 28), two of Yosemite Valley’s fastest women started up the Yosemite Grand Prix - the Nose of El Capitan.
TNB: Celebrating Insomnia in Chamonix
October 2, around midnight. I was lying in a bunk in the Refuge du Plan de l’Aguille a few thousand feet above Chamonix, France, trying to fall asleep. At 3 a.m. my partner, Shane Johnson, and I were going to get up and try to climb the Frendo Spur, a 4,000–foot route up the Aguille du Midi—a big buttress of granite, snow and ice that tops out at 13,000 feet at a gondola station.
Accident Report: The Unthinkable (Two Biners Unclip)
Around noon on August 9, Wayne Crill, a highly experienced climber living in Boulder, Colorado, was 60 feet up his fourth first ascent of the day on the Lower Peanuts Wall in Eldorado Canyon. But then something went terribly wrong.

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Southern Grampians Bouldering
Southern Grampians Bouldering
Bouldering in Sweden
Bouldering in Sweden


Gallery images by Dean Fidelman.