Rock Climbing

Shingo Ohkawa climbs back from a life-changing accident.

A Climbing Mom’s Anxieties, By Beth Rodden

How is a strong-minded climber supposed to deal with the kinds of worries motherhood brings? [Read More]

PHOTOS: An Insider’s View Of Swiss Hut Life

What's it like to work in a dreamy high-alpine hut? Photographers Dan and Janine Patitucci find out. [Read More]

How To Move Faster And More Safely Through 3rd And 4th Class Terrain

Sometimes the most dangerous part of a climb isn't even 5th class. Peter Doucette gives 11 tips for going fast and staying safe. [Read More]

Oops! I ______ My Pants: Our Funniest Bathroom Mishaps, Part 5

How NOT to blow it on a climbing road-trip date. [Read More]

Behind The Scenes at 5Point Film Festival—Now Brought to you by Outdoor Research

The heart and soul of the outdoors comes to life on screen at the Carbondale, Colo., film festival. [Read More]

Oops! I ______ My Pants: Our Funniest Bathroom Mishaps, Part 3

The poetry of poo: Two OR athletes muse on big-wall bathrooms. [Read More]

Lady Of The Mountain

The oldest woman to climb Rainier, Bronka Sundstrom has a dark, sad story that ends in light and inspiration—in the mountains. [Read More]

Slow and Heavy: 7 Tips for Surviving Climbing Travel

Packing for a climbing trip? Avoid overweight fees—and find everything when you need it—with these tips. [Read More]