A Guide to Climbing During the Coronavirus Pandemic
Access Fund has produced a fantastic infographic with information about what kind of climbing is and is not permissible in the coming months as we all try to navigate our love for the rock amidst the coronavirus pandemic.
We all must do our part to protect public health and prevent the spread of COVID-19. All indications are that we are in this for the long haul. While we’re still safer at home, we’ve pulled together some tips to follow if you do plan to go out and climb. And while you’re getting that gear dusted off, check out and sign The Climber’s Pact. More than ever, it’s the way to show up as we navigate this pandemic.
In South Carolina, while crags were closing left and right, an initiative by the Carolina Climbers Coalition to put out-of-work climbers back to work fixing trails has taken off.read more
The Climbing Grief Fund (CGF), created by Madaleine Sorkin with the American Alpine Club (AAC), has released the long-awaited film, “A Thousand Ways to Kiss the Ground,” by award-winning director Henna Taylor.read more
Annie Weinmann cruised the entire roundtrip of the First Flatiron, trailhead to trailhead, in just 43 minutes 20 seconds, setting a new women’s speed record.read more