Go Climb a Rock - With the Next Age of Climbing Technology

Perhaps you've seen that famous quote; "go climb a rock." In some regards it's used in a derogatory fashion as in; "go fly a kite." But, if you are ... read more

Rock Climbing Tips - From Physical Preparation to Climbing Equipment

Rock climbing is a fun physical activity which, if done properly, is also very safe. It's great exercise and can help to improve a person's co-ordi ... read more

Yoga Brings Zen to Climbing

In Climbing Feb 2012 you'll find 6 essential yoga moves for climbers; mountain pose, the eagle, warrior 1, downward dog, seated twist and ... read more

Gregory Baltoro 70 Vs 75 - How Can You Improve On a Winner?

The Gregory Baltoro 70 backpack was a proven winner having received the 2008 Backpacker Magazine Editor's Choice award. The vast majority of the us ... read more

Challenging Myself To Climb Snowdon

And there it was, on a sunny Saturday afternoon whilst stirring my cup of tea, my daily occurrence of a random thought that pops into my head. This ... read more

Outdoor Adventurers: Are You Prepared for Emergencies?

Outdoor adventurers enjoy testing their abilities by skydiving, hiking, camping, rock climbing and more. Although rigorous outdoor recreation can b ... read more

Arborist Equipment - Hand and Pole Saws for Pruning

If you want to make sure that you perform your job correctly and efficiently, then it is important that you find, purchase, and maintain the proper ... read more

Is Scrambling Safer Than Rock Climbing?

Scrambling is a complex mix of rock climbing and walking, when ascending a scrambling route you will sometimes be using rock climbing skills and ot ... read more

5 Ways to Improve Your Climbing Performance

1. Climb varied routes and rock. No matter if training at a London climbing wall or outside on rock, a method to extend yo ... read more

The Correct Sunglasses for Trekking, A Story of Trial and Error

I am a keen trekker and, when the purse strings will allow it, a keen mountaineer. I have enjoyed many walks in the UK and abroad yet I always stru ... read more

Step-By-Step Guide to Buying Tree Climbing Gear

There are many different kinds of tree climbing gear available for different levels of climbers and for different types of climbs. As a beginning c ... read more

Tree Climbing Supplies - The Choices

When you are choosing tree climbing supplies, you have a huge array of different options. The proper climbing supplies will depend on how high you ... read more

So You're Thinking About Climbing McKinley (Also Known As Denali)?

Whether you call it McKinley or Denali, at over 20,000 feet, the highest peak in North America is certainly a challenge. There are no "walk up" rou ... read more

Rock Climbing Apparel - What You Need to Look for in a Quality Rock Climbing Apparel Site

This past summer I had considered participating in a completely different outdoor hobby, I wound up picking outdoor climbing or rock climbing as mo ... read more

How-To Pack a Backpack Correctly

I can't remember all the times I have seen someone walking down a trail with a pack on that made my back hurt just looking at them. Once I watched ... read more