Men’s Journal Picks the Toughest Rock Climbing Routes in the World

Attempting to rank the toughest climbing routes in the world is no easy task. After all, there are literally hundreds of thousands to choose from, and the qualities that separate the most difficult of them from one another are often intangible, completely arbitrary, and wide open for debate. Still, the team over at Men’s Journal … Read more

Video: The Dawn Wall Comes to Netflix March 5

Thanks to all of the hype surrounding Free Solo over the past few months it is understandable if you didn’t know that there was another outstanding climbing documentary that was released last year from Red Bull House productions and Sender Films. The Dawn Wall tells the story of Tommy Caldwell and Kevin Jorgeson’s ascent of one of … Read more

Video: Behind the Scenes of The Dawn Wall Documentary

There is no question that The Dawn Wall was far and away one of the best climbing documentaries to be released this year, wowing audiences with its look of the epic first ascent of the titular rock face in Yosemite by Tommy Caldwell and Kevin Jorgeson. The video below takes us behind the scenes of the making … Read more

Video: The Trailer for The Dawn Wall Documentary

A couple of weeks back I shared the trailer for the upcoming climbing documentary about Alex Honnold’s free solo on El Capitan in Yosemite. Today, we have a preview trailer for another climbing film, this time focused on Tommy Caldwell and Kevin Jorgeson’s attempt to climb The Dawn Wall. Back in 2015, this was a … Read more

Examining Adam Ondra’s Dawn Wall Climb

It has now been a week and a half since Czech climber Adam Ondra made history by completing the second free ascent of the Dawn Wall in Yosemite. While his expedition didn’t get nearly as much media attention as Tommy Caldwell and Kevin Jorgeson’s first ascent back in 2015, Ondra’s climb was certainly followed closely … Read more

Dawn Wall Update: Adam Ondra Finishes the Climb!

We’ve been following Adam Ondra’s ascent of the Dawn Wall in Yosemite closely over the past few weeks, and especially since he launched the full on assault on what many consider the world’s toughest big wall last week. Now, we are happy to report that the Czech climber has reached his goal, repeating the climb … Read more

Dawn Wall Update: Adam Ondra Ready To Repeat Historic Ascent

After spending the past couple of weeks scouting out what many consider to be the toughest climb in the world, Czech climbing phenom Adam Ondra, along with climbing partner Pavel Blazek have launched their final push on the Dawn Wall in Yosemite National Park. If they are successful, they’ll be just the second team to … Read more