America’s leading Climbing Awards honor Jim Donini, Michael Kennedy, Tom Hornbein, Kate Rutherford, and Jeremy Jones, among others.
Rock and Ice caught up with Tristan Firman and Julian Wright to talk about their rare ascent of The Diamond on Mount Kenya.
Widely regarded as the finest American alpinist of his generation, Jeff Lowe died on the evening of August 24. He was 67 years old.
Michael Kennedy's firsthand account of the fabled assault on Latok I's North Ridge in 1978.
At 74 years old, the legendary American climber Jim Donini is still out there putting up adventurous new routes. He just finished a new one with Tad McCrea down in Aysen, Patagonia, an area with a wealth of still-untapped exploratory climbing potential. Here, Donini gives us all the nitty-gritty details.