A deep dive into the science behind fear and expert tips for how to overcome your fear when it's preventing you from succeeding on the rock.
Now a defining characteristic of Fontainebleau climbing, circuits enchain boulder problems to simulate the effort required to complete a long route in the mountains.
Index isn’t that great after all. In fact, I’m pretty sure you’d hate it.
How headpointing became a legitimate tactic on Peak District gritstone.
Jon Cardwell on Rumney's Livin’ Astro, Nik Berry on a first ascent in Kyrgyzstan's remote Ak Su Valley, and more.
How the internet became a climbing-anger machine.
If you’re serious about climbing harder grades with reduced fatigue, then improving your footwork will help you accomplish your goals—and send your projects.
The best way to get climbing again is with a balanced plan that builds endurance, strength, and power equally—emphasis on plan.
In the buddy rappel, two climbers attach themselves to a single rappel device for an easy descent.
Read Matt Samet's Editor's Note and see what's inside the December/January 2020 issue of Climbing Magazine, on newsstands now.
With perhaps the exception of Rumney, Lone Rock may possess New England’s highest concentration of 5.13-on-up sport climbs for a wall its size.
"I’ve always been interested in the parallels between climbing and making art, in terms of the headspace, the relationship to motivation, and the physicality of both practices.”
Just because winter is approaching, it doesn't mean that it's time to stop trying hard. Our readers shared photos of their projects.
The Summit L5 LT sports TNF’s new fabric Futurelight, billed as a big step forward in lightweight, water- and windproof breathability.
Most climbers simply drive by Unaweep en route to Moab, failing to realize that just a few more miles up the road rise 1,000-foot granite walls with over 600 routes from 5.4 to 5.14.
Despite our best intentions, we climbers aren’t exactly a low-impact user group.
Why the cons of leaving a fixed line often outweigh the pros.
Sendhaus™ is an elite, nationally franchised climbing-training facility where the best of the best go to hone their skills. We also offer birthday parties.
Overcome frozen waterbottles, buy the cheapest sunglasses, construct a climber-friendly spoon, and more.
In addition to sending Jaws II (5.15a), last March, Jesse Grupper won the 2019 USA Climbing Sport Open Nationals, all while battling ulcerative colitis.
Lewis does van-life portraits of climbers she’s met and draws iconic climbing locations like Miguel’s Pizza in Kentucky and the Burger Barn in Bishop.
Valbona—with its pristine alpine environment, soaring limestone massifs, and steep caves hundreds of meters high—is poised to be the Balkan Potrero Chico.
The strong winds and coastal environment whip Gaspésie’s ice into gravity-defying tentacle formations.
Where plaisir climbing first came to American soil
Many of the original names for iconic climbing areas have been replaced.