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Madaleine Sorkin: BTS On One Of The World’s Toughest High-Elevation Routes

The scoop on being the first woman to redpoint 'The Honeymoon Is Over,' rated 5.13c at 13,000 feet on the Diamond of Longs Peak. [Read More]

Dispatch: What I Learned From A Women’s Alpine Camp

Amy Mishkin, winner of the #sheadventures scholarship, dishes on what's rad about learning alpine skills with other women. [Read More]

One Woman’s Key To Recovering From A Brain Injury: Climbing

Gaby James sustained a brain injury from a climbing accident. And it's just that—climbing—that is helping her recover. [Read More]

The Best Worst Trad Climbing in the U.S.

Meet Rocky Mountain National Park's famous, funky multipitch granite crag [Read More]

Visions Of Junk Food Dancing In Your Head?

How to plan anti-bonk nutrition for your next big mountain objective. [Read More]

The Key To Strong Backcountry Performance? Core Strength—Here’s How To Get It

Backcountry coach Sam Naney shares his go-to routine for getting mountain strong. [Read More]

What If Businesses With “Alpine” In Their Names Actually Meant It?

I mean, how many "Alpine Pools" do you really think there are? [Read More]

How To Build Backcountry-Specific Endurance For Your Next Big Objective

Got a big mountain goal? Here are coach Sam Naney's tips for building your best endurance. [Read More]