Video: Welcome to the Snow Globe – Ice Climbing with Sasha DiGiulian

What happens when one of the best rock climbers in the world goes ice climbing in December? Find out in this video, which takes us to Mt. Washington in New Hampshire, one of the coldest and windiest peaks in the U.S., with Sasha DiGiulian as she hones her skills on the frozen mountain. It is … Read more

Video: Climbing Helmcken Falls in British Columbia with Dani Arnold

Last February, speed-climbing phenom Dani Arnold traveled to British Columbia in Canada to attempt a new route on the frozen Helmcken Falls. This video takes along for that adventure as Arnold makes his way through a frozen wonderland. We know that he is good at setting speed records in the Alps and on other big … Read more

Video: Searching for Christmas Tree – Looking for an Iconic Ice Climb in China

Here’s a beautiful and inspiring story of adventure in an unexpected place. It tells the tale of He Chuan, a college professor in China who spends his days in academia and his free time searching for some of the most challenging ice climbs his country has to offer. In this case, he goes looking for … Read more

Video: Ice Climbing Frozen Waterfalls on Michigan’s Upper Peninsula

When you think about the best places to go ice climbing in the U.S., Michigan isn’t always the first place that comes to mind. But the state’s Upper Peninsula is one of the best wilderness destinations east of the Mississippi with some outstanding places get outside and play. That’s exactly what Angel VanWiemeersch and Sasha DiGiliuan … Read more

Men’s Journal Suggests Six Winter Adventures to Take Advantage of the Cold

If you live in the U.S. right now, chances are you’re experiencing the “polar vortex” that has brought cold conditions to just about every part of the country. Winter is still technically a week away, but temperatures have dipped well below freezing, and in some place are even dangerously frigid right now. But, as any … Read more