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Recent Activity on Big Yosemite Ice Route

Widow's Tears (WI5, 1,680', Chapman-Worrall, 1975), Yosemite National Park, California. [Photo] Vitaliy MusiyenkoYosemite Valley isn't known for its …

Watch How One Man Took the Internet to 60,000 People in Rural Nepal

This is Mahabir Pun. Fed up with the fact that he had to hike for two days whenever he wanted to check his email, he decided to connect his home town …

Muji Is Now Making Tiny Minimalist Houses

Muji Is Now Making Tiny Minimalist HousesMuji's Hut of WoodMuji's Hut of AluminumMuji's Hut of CorkThere's glamping, then there are these …

Dear Fellow Christians

It was bad enough to be an apologizing Republican, now I have to be an apologizing Christian too?<p>Good God Almighty (pun intended) people, what the hell has gotten into you?<p>You're offended with the Starbucks holiday cup because it doesn't say Christmas to you, so you have declared that Starbucks is …

Audi RS6 Avant and RS7 Performance editions unveiled with 597bhp

Good news for those who thought Audi's flagship RS cars just weren't fast enough; the firm has announced more powerful 'Performance' editions of the …

David Lama Climbs Stunning Sinkhole in Lebanon

Watch as Lama, the first to climb the beautiful Baatara Gorge, fights to complete a difficult route.<p>Accomplished climber David Lama fixed his sights …

Climbing

2016 McLaren 570S Review

Portugal is among the sunniest regions in Europe and the ideal location to launch a new sportscar. Not so on the day we spent there with the new …

The most dangerous hiking trail. China

Loading...<p>Continuing the theme of extreme amusements, I want to mention the most dangerous trail in the world. It is located on Hua Shan, the sacred …

Wood, Windows Star in Modern Seattle Home With Lake Views

<b>Leschi Dearborn House</b> is a contemporary home design recently completed by <b>JW Architects</b> in Seattle, Wash. Northwest native cedar envelops the …

Attitudes to Alpine wilderness have changed in the 150 years since the Matterhorn was first climbed: these cutting-edge new buildings treat the mountains gently, while still looking great<p>This year is the 150th anniversary of the conquest of the Alps’ lastmajor peaks, including the Grandes Jorasses …

Skiing

Nepal proposes barring amateurs from climbing Mount Everest

The proposals, which also involve barring disabled and elderly climbers from the mountain, come after 18 people were killed in April at Everest's base camp in an avalanche that was triggered by the devastating Nepal earthquake.<p>The plans are likely to provoke accusations of discrimination against …

The Best Places Near Dallas to Rock Climb

In the city limits, we’ve got everything from spinning to yoga to keep us fit. But when we want to be one with the outdoors and try a new form of …

The North Face: 'Top Secret' Outerwear Project Unveiled

In Nepal last winter, after failing to summit a frigid 6,400-meter peak, Conrad Anker stumbled onto a massive pillar of ice. The renowned mountaineer …

Climbing Makes Cut For 2020 Tokyo Olympics

<b>Japanese organizers have proposed adding five sports to the 2020 Tokyo Olympics, including climbing, baseball-softball, karate, skateboarding and</b> …

International Olympic Committee

Nepal bans novice climbers from Everest, considers more limits | CNN Travel

Jimmy Chin on What It Takes to Ski the Grand in the Tetons

<i>See more photos like these in our Extreme Photo of the Week gallery.</i><p><i>Plan a long weekend in Jackson, Wyoming.</i><p>We generally think of Jimmy Chin as an amazing photographer and climber. But his first love is skiing, stemming back to making turns in jeans as a kid in Minnesota. He went on to ski Everest. …

Everest Revealed Photo Gallery by Renan Ozturk

See recent pictures of the Everest experience and Sherpa culture by filmmaker and climber Renan Ozturk.

Mountaineering

'Everest climbing ban is hurting Nepal recovery'

Experienced trekkers and tour operators who want to return to Mount Everest have criticised the British Government for continuing to warn against travel following April's earthquake.<p>Exodus Travel said it is infuriated that, while Nepal is a country desperate for business and they have what they …

DIY Cozy Home

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Take Less. Do More.

The One<p>Sold Out<p>A sleek, simple ultralight solo shelter to keep you snug as a bug in a weatherproof ripstop rug. The One is back, and even more... …

‘Damn Simple' Tiny House Costs Just $1,200 To Build Yourself

(Photo Credit: Relaxshacks)<p>If you thought you could <i>never</i> live in a tiny house, think again.<p>This tiny A-frame cabin is just 80 square feet at its base, but it packs a totally livable punch. Inside, there’s a bed, storage space, sink, mini-fridge and overhead loft. Open up the roof extension, and …

Nat Geo Staff Picks: The Best of Montana

Montana’s beautiful national parks and charming small towns are more than enough reason to add the state to your next travel itinerary. Not sure where to start your tour of Big Sky Country? We’ve got you covered.<p><b>Here are a few of the National Geographic Travel team’s favorite spots in …

Travel Photography

The Submarine pickup promises to make one guitar sound like two

Image 1 of 3<p>The Submarine pickup<p>Image 2 of 3<p>Image 3 of 3<p><b>Designed to fit both acoustic and electric guitars, The Submarine pickup picks up signal from</b> …

Prefab House Design - Space- and Cost-Efficient Joshua Tree House

Spanish Guitar Teacher Goes Viral with “Beat It” Cover

Watch an amazing flamenco-esq instrumental cover of Michael Jackson's "Beat It" that's gone viral by a guitar instructor in Spain.

13 Pieces of Gear Every All-Around Adventurer Should Have

Normally I use this space to talk about not buying a bunch of shiny new gear, to sarcastically review entire…

Klein Designs Honeycomb Pedal - Interbike 2015

A New Pedal and Shoe Alternative?<p>Max Klein's prototype pedal and shoe system hasn't been designed to replace either platform or clipless pedals, but …

Five O'Clock

Professional Photographer. Decorated Director. Serious Skier. We spend a manic morning with Jimmy in his snow-covered, Wyoming mountain lodge as he …

Film Festivals