12/12/12 - For the safety of all of their customers Wild Country are issuing an immediate voluntary recall of certain batches of the Wild Country Helium carabiner delivered after July 15th 2012 and Helium quickdraws made from these carabiner.
Climbing Press Releases
In support of the Wounded Warriors Project, the Boston Rock Gym, located in Woburn, MA, invites climbing enthusiasts and novices alike for five climbs with TRUBLUE’s auto belays for just $5. From 6:00PM to 10:00PM on Friday, November 30th, 2012, climbers will enjoy the use of TRUBLUE’s state-of-the-art equipment and 100% of the proceeds will benefit the Wounded Warriors, a not-for-profit that aids and supports wounded service members.
Active Interest Media's Outdoor Group has announced the promotion of Shannon Davis to Editor of Climbing magazine, and the appointment of outgoing editor Dougald MacDonald to the new role of Editor-at-Large.
The American Alpine Club (AAC) and the Access Fund have announced that Hueco Tanks' much-loved Hueco Rock Ranch is now under ownership of the AAC.
Sad news comes from France this morning as nine climbers were killed in an avalanche on Mont Maudit.
3/1/12 – The ninth annual “Mountain Gear Presents: Red Rock Rendezvous” (RRR) rock climbing festival, title sponsored by The North Face, announced its initial list of expert climbing guides to lead the event’s scheduled clinics.
1/25/12 – Metolius, a brand synonymous with quality and innovation in rock climbing gear and hardware, continues its support of the Access Fund in 2012 with commemorative, co-branded chalk bags.
12/2/11 – The renowned on-ice clinics are filling up quickly as the Arc’teryx Bozeman Ice Festival gears up for the ice climbing gathering of a lifetime.
4/11/11 - The REEL ROCK Film Tour is excited to announce the 2011 REEL ROCK Filmmaking competition.
10/5/10 – For almost twenty years, the International Polartec® Challenge Grant has supported expeditions and adventures to every corner of the Earth.
10/5/10 – From October 1, 2010, through December 15, 2010, the 2011 Mugs Stump Award will be accepting grant applications from small climbing teams with fast and light alpine objectives.
5/6/10 - The only endurance climbing festival in the West, 24 Hours of Gunnison Glory, will take place over Memorial Day weekend this year in Gunnison, Colorado.