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  • 5 rock climbing workshops coming soon
    5 rock climbing workshops coming soon
    Looking to amp up your climbing skills this winter? Chicago features countless workshops and classes meant to improve an rock climbers' climbing ability. Enroll in one of these educational workshops or sign up for a group climbing activity in...
  • 10 Tips to make you a better climber in Chicago
    10 tips to make you a better climber in Chicago
    Looking to gain strength, flexibility, endurance or just plain technique? Here are 10 ways to make you a better climber in Chicago, or in any major city:1. Climb more.The only way to get better is to hit the walls. Grab a monthly membership at...
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    Mt. Baker-Snoqualmie National Forest
    The Mt. Baker-Snoqualmie National Forest sits on the western slope of the Cascade mountain range. It stretches from Mt. Rainier to the south, up to the Canadian Border. At just under 2 million acres, it is one of the most visited forests in the...
  • Experience the 'golden' outdoors at Eldorado Canyon State Park
    Experience the 'golden' outdoors at Eldorado Canyon State Park
    Eldorado Canyon State Park was named for its golden sandstone canyon walls, which boast more than 500 routes of world-class rock climbing. The park also offers hiking trails, horse trails, picnicking and fishing along picturesque South Boulder...
  • Assault on Morrow Mountain
    Charlotte's group ride of the week: Assault on Morrow Mountain
    On April 23, a mass migration of cyclists headed to Albemarle, NC. Cyclists from Mecklenburg, Union, and Stanley counties descended on Running Creek Elementary School in Albemarle for the start of a 60-mile loop that, at the center, boasts a climb...
  • YouTube Spotlight: The most difficult big wall climb on Earth
    YouTube Spotlight: The most difficult big wall climb on Earth
    YouTube Spotlight: The most difficult big wall climb on EarthTo view VIDEO, click on the video IMAGE on your leftCRAVE MORE? YouTube Spotlight VideosDarrell Lum is passionate about YouTube. He scours YouTube for off beat, unique, bizarre,...
  • Joe Puryear
    Joe Puryear, former Mount Rainier National Park ranger, dies in Tibet climb
    Joe Puryear, former Mount Rainier National Park ranger, dies in Tibet climbClimber Joe Puryear, a former Mount Rainier National Park ranger, died in a fall on a remote mountain in Tibet, reports CBS News. He was 37.Another former ranger, Mike...
  • El Capitan
    First climber with cerebral palsy summits El Capitan
    Stephen Wampler, according to several sources, including the Fresno Bee and ABC30.com, has become the first person with cerebral palsy to climb Yosemite National Park's El Capitan. The climb was completed Friday afternoon after six days on the...
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    Breaking news: Watch man climb Millennium Tower in San Francisco (live video)
    Click here to see live video of a man climbing Millennium Tower in San Francisco. It appears he is using only suction cups to make his ascent. Alternative live video stream can be found here. Story developing... Want to read more US Headlines...