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The Avalanche

“When an accident occurs, something may emerge of lasting value, for the human spirit may rise to its greatest heights....

The Avalanche
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Vision Quest - Benji Fink and Mexico’s Steepest Big Wall

Vision Quest - Benji Fink and Mexico’s Steepest Big Wall

On November 30 my dear friend and climbing partner, Benji Fink, died in his sleep in Vail, Colorado. Apparently, he...

Inside Beta More Inside Beta >

Away from the Wall: Ashima Shiraishi

Away From the Wall: Athletes in isolation during the coronavirus crisis. A new limited-run column from R&I columnist Owen Clarke....

Away from the Wall: Ashima Shiraishi
No Chalk

No Chalk

How do you feel about chalk all over the cliffs?

John Long Tales More John Long Tales >

John Long: Impossible Moments

Largo on George Mallory, the jungle of Borneo, Jim Bridwell, and life lessons.

John Long: Impossible Moments
John Long: Gravity

John Long Tales John Long: Gravity

John Long: Slaying Giants

John Long Tales John Long: Slaying Giants

Opinion More Opinion >
Triage in the Time of Coronavirus: A Climbing Guide’s Perspective

Triage in the Time of Coronavirus: A Climbing Guide’s Perspective

Roddy McCalley, a climbing guide in Joshua Tree National Park, shares thoughts on helping those who need it most during...

The Vandemic

Opinion The Vandemic

People More People >

Carla Pérez: Everest and K2, no O’s

Ecuadorian woman is leading the way for others in South America—and can dust the pressure to be bomba sexy.

Carla Pérez: Everest and K2, no O’s
Tuesday Night Bouldering More Tuesday Night Bouldering >
Rock Wall At Your Local Playground Has Closed

Rock Wall At Your Local Playground Has Closed

COVID-19 has shut down the climbing wall at your local playground… and the kids aren’t happy.

COVID-19 As Climbing

Tuesday Night Bouldering COVID-19 As Climbing