National Review Online
August 21, 2014
I have had a lifelong fear of heights . But I take great pleasure in experiences of the same - and a new documentary about a mountain-climbing expedition up K2 genuinely fills the bill.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
Los Gatos Weekly-Times
Silicon Valley 'peak bagger' leads pursuit of Sierra Nevada
Just before sunrise broke over Twin Lakes in the eastern Sierra Nevada last Friday, Bob Burd rounded up the 25 "peak baggers" in the parking lot.
tool storage tool carrier tool holder Ergodyne
Tool holder: Ergodyne has announced the expansion of their ArsenalA Tool Storage Collection with the new ArsenalA 5843 Tool Backpack.
Nepal names mountain after Everest chronicler Elizabeth Hawley
Nepal has named a small Himalayan peak near its border with Tibet after a respected chronicler of mountain climbing and opened it to foreign mountaineers for climbing, officials said on Tuesday.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
New Game: Tomb Raider: Mountaineer Skin
The Mountaineer Skin add-on for Tomb Raider adds a mountain climbing outfit for Lara, featuring a vest, grapples, and a harness.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
and if it does, it will be at companiebvfcd
You want to avoid using it if at all possible. These work pretty good though. They work pretty quick at this.
The New Zealand Herald
Climbing: Young NZ climbers aiming for the top
New Caledonia is hosting the World Championship from September 19-23 and the close proximity to New Zealand has enabled Climbing NZ to send 13 athletes.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
Mighty Optical Illusions
Faces in the Mountain Optical Illusion
Good day everyone! Wednesday is upon us all, but don't fret, Friday is just a couple of days away, and then the weekend will be here! When the weekend comes, this may be a great chance for you all to do some rock climbing up the side of a mountain, which is what today's optical illusion is all about! How many of you love the challenge of mountain ... (more)
Tue Aug 12, 2014
Rye monument dedication remembers Capt. John Smith and his 1614 voyage
It's known as Moose Alley because it's the best place in New Hampshire to see some of the 10,000 or so moose that find their home... Located in the heart of the White Mountain National Forest, the Northern Forest Heritage Park features a full-scale re-creation... The Indian Head Rock Profile, a rock formation that resembles the head of an American ... (more)
Mon Aug 11, 2014
Grand Teton National Park
Critically Injured Climber Rescued from Grand Teton
Black and grizzly bears are roaming throughout the park--near roads, trails and in backcountry areas.
Product News - Instructor Vacancies at Rugby Climbing Centre
UKClimbing Limited is looking for an Assistant Editor to join our small team starting towards the end of 2014.
Sun Aug 10, 2014
County 10 News
Critically Injured Climber Rescued from Grand Teton on Friday
An out-of-state climber sustained life-threatening injuries in an apparent fall while attempting to make a solo summit of the 13,770-foot Grand Teton on Friday morning, August 8. Grand Teton National Park rangers successfully rescued Steve Markusen, 60, of Minneapolis, Minnesota from the Grand Teton; however, dense clouds and inclement weather ... (more)
Sat Aug 09, 2014
Minnesota man rescued after fall in Wyoming
Rangers rescued a 60-year-old Minnesota man who apparently had fallen while attempting to summit a 13,770-foot peak in Grand Teton National Park in northwest Wyoming.
Fri Aug 08, 2014
Curiosity Celebrates Two Years on Mars Approaching Bedrock of Mountain Climbing Destination
Navcam camera raw images stitched and colorized. Credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech/Marco Di Lorenzo/Ken Kremer - kenkremer.com NASA's most scientifically powerful rover ever dispatched to the Red Planet, Curiosity , is celebrating her 2nd anniversary on Mars since the dramatic touchdown inside Gale Crater on Aug. 6, 2012, EDT while simultaneously ... (more)
Thu Aug 07, 2014
Gray's play delayed
It is amazing what a little rain will do in this area. Very rare are the pictures atop Baldy Point at Quartz Mountain showing green valleys.
Tue Aug 05, 2014
Why jurors might overlook gruesome testimony against nursing homes
In reporting on lawsuits against long-term care providers, I've spoken to plaintiffs' lawyers who rival Stephen King in their descriptions of misery and gore.
Mon Aug 04, 2014
Gear Review - REVIEW: Petzl Sirocco Climbing Helmet
Jack Geldard takes the Shield Lite helmet from Edelrid out on the crag testing the comfort and fit.
Man injured in 60-foot fall from Maine cliff
Maine officials say a 22-year-old man was seriously injured when he fell 60 feet while climbing a cliff at Acadia National Park.
Product News - Arco Rock Legends 2014, Nominate Patagonia's Alexander Megos
In an effort to create Keswick's premier tourist attraction King Kong Climbing Walls have begun construction of their flagship... Arc'teryx is proud to announce the Lakeland Revival, taking place in the beautiful Lake District National Park throughout the... Having trouble affording your next expedition due to the cost of the kit and clothing? Then ... (more)