Alpine & Ice Climbing

Sarah Hueniken's 5 tips for how to improve your lead head—and still have fun.

Nophobia: A Tale Of The Head Game Of Sticking With A Goal

Sometimes just sticking with a goal takes as much psychological fortitude as the actual climbing. [Read More]

The Fear And Thrill Of A Ouray First Ascent: Almost Somewhere (M8, WI6)

Jason Nelson and Beth Goralski find late-season goodies and put up a mixed first ascent above Ouray, Colo. [Read More]

OR’s Best Of Instagram: Mountain Guide Mark Allen

From ice climbing in Colorado's San Juan Mountains to skiing Norway, Mark Allen's photos will have you drooling. [Read More]

Graham Zimmerman’s Gear For A Piolet d’Or-Nominated Climb

Here's the gear that made the grade for a first ascent in the Alaska Range. [Read More]

What Does An Alpinist Eat?

Graham Zimmerman breaks down the foods that fuel him when he's going big in the mountains. [Read More]

Brotherhood, Searching And Loss In The Chinese Karakoram.

What it's like to cope with leaving a brother behind in the mountains. [Read More]

Want to try ice climbing? 4 Tips for getting started.

Put your sport climbing skills to work all through the winter, on frozen waterfalls. [Read More]

Outdoor Industries Women’s Coalition receives $1.5 million for women’s leadership

Outdoor Research commits to making gender diversity a priority in the outdoor industry [Read More]