Alpine & Ice Climbing

Outdoor Research climbers nominated for 2014 Piolet d'Or

Closing The Confidence Gap With Sheldon Kerr

5 lessons from guide and ski mountaineer Sheldon Kerr about how to find courage to go big in the mountains. [Read More]

Not Feeling As Young As You Used To Feel?

Mountain guide Jonathon Spitzer shares how he keeps his body happy and going strong in the mountains past 30. [Read More]

Your Guide To Buying Mountaineering Boots

Boots can make or break a trip. Here, mountain guide Adam George breaks down what you should look for in your next pair. [Read More]

5 Less Extreme—But Super Rad—Things To Do In Chamonix

Not Ueli Steck? No Problem. These moderate days of climbing and skiing will still blow your mind. [Read More]

OR’s Graham Zimmerman Reports on First Ascent in Alaska’s Revelations

Zimmerman, Helander make second-ever summit of Titanic Peak [Read More]

Backcountry Bloopers: Watching Pine Martens Duke It Out Over Your Snacks

Bill Dudley finds out that even pine martens can't stop, once the Pringles are popped. [Read More]

20 Duct Tape Solutions For Your Outdoor Problems

Our 20 favorite user-submitted duct tape solutions from Facebook [Read More]

Finding Alpine Solitude In Nevada

Kyle Dempster explores isolated, scrappy climbing closer to home. [Read More]