The Climber's Magazine

Carbondale, CO
Joined March 2009
Ascent 2020 is 100% free and online! Read all 132 pages in the viewer here! rockandice.com/rock-and-ice-…
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“Climbers We Lost” is our annual tribute to community members now absent. This year those herein range in age from 16 to 103. As ever, please know that we try but can never cover everyone; we encourage you to add names and remembrances in the comments. climbing.com/news/climbers-w…
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Hwa “Fine” Han walked away from this fall in Birdsboro Quarry, Pennsylvania with “intense bruising” and “several stitches”—which she considers lucky. You’ll understand once you watch it…. rockandice.com/videos/weeken…
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Well, that was close 😧 Climbing an iceberg evidently comes with its own unique set of challenges and risks… In this Weekend Whipper, Mike Horn and Fred Roux prepare to start ice climbing their way up an iceberg, when things go topsy-turvy. rockandice.com/videos/weeken…
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Yosemite NP announces that the park will close to all visitors and vehicular access due to significant smoke impacts and hazardous air quality throughout the park, beginning at 5:00 pm tonight, Thursday, September 17. rockandice.com/climbing-news…
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For most routesetters, tool belts are a must. Setters have an overabundance of things—hardware, safety gear, holds, gum, Clif Bar wrappers and other odds and ends—all of which need to be accessible after climbing a ladder or while dangling 50 feet up. rockandice.com/gear-reviews/…
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UPDATE: Action Alert! We have a pledge from Fahim Rahim, a climber and doctor, to match up to $5,000 in donations to the GoFundMe to help Flyp climbing gym rebuild after the devastating explosion last month. Help Flyp get there! rockandice.com/climbing-news…
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In the wake of the closure of Taipan Wall—one of the best climbing cliffs in the world—Vertical Life mag spoke to the Gariwerd Wimmera Reconciliation Network (GWRN) who have been working to build a dialogue with the Traditional Owners (TO) of Gariwerd. rockandice.com/climbing-news…
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