Climbing

That One Time: Diamond in the Rough

0<p>SHARES<p>I was 50 feet up my Rifle project, <i>Gay Science</i>, a steep and burly 5.13d on the Project Wall. I’d been working on it for a month. This time, I …

Outdoors

Coconut price punches a hole in pocket

Chutney, the most favourite side dish in South Indian homes and hotels has become costly, thanks to the rising price of coconut. Though wholesalers …

Coconut

Mystery surrounds death of daredevil climber found frozen and dangling from roof of building

Siberian authorities are investigating circumstances surrounding the death of Yevgeny Tikhonov.<p>A daredevil Russian urban climber has been found …

Outdoors

Watch: The world’s fastest climber shows how he jogs up mountains

It takes at least two weeks for the average expedition to climb and descend Mt. Denali in Alaska. Kilian Jornet Burgada’s record-breaking time? 11 …

Outdoors

European rugby Power Rankings 2017/2018: Week 18

Round 5 of the Champions Cup felt like a relatively uninspiring set of fixtures heading into last weekend. Safe to say the matches themselves exceed expectations, from the Scarlets' outstanding win at Bath to Ospreys holding Saracens, topped off by Harlequins surprising Wasps.<p>All of which has led …

London Irish

Re-Gram: Show Us the Piece That Saved Your Bacon

0<p>SHARES<p>Climbing falls can be terrifying, especially when your gear is marginal, you're runout, or the rock is suspect. For our next Re-Gram, we're …

Outdoors

Jim Bridwell: The Dance of the Woo-Li Masters

The First Ascent of the East Face of the Moose's Tooth<p>0<p>SHARES<p><i>Ed. Climbing pioneer Jim Bridwell is currently in the hospital for serious issues</i> …

Outdoors

Lion's Head hikers astounded by rare sighting of a wild caracal [video]

Image Credits: Facebook / Louis Stanford<p>A Saturday hike up Lion’s Head became a memorable moment for Louis Stanford, who was able to capture a rare …

Wildlife

So many people are climbing the iconic Lloyd's of London building that the firm is seeking an injunction to ban them

• <b>Lloyd's of London is reportedly seeking an injunction to prevent people climbing its City of London headquarters.</b>• <b><br>The Financial Times reports that court papers filed by the world's oldest insurance market claim climbers are putting themselves, others, and the building "at risk of significant harm</b> …

Business

Village on cliff to receive 630 million yuan in tourism investment

Two companies in the southwest Chinese province of Sichuan have announced plans to invest 630 million yuan, or close to 100 million U.S. dollars, to …

News (China)

Structuring of universe detected via quasars for first time - Xinhua

BEIJING, Jan. 15 (Xinhua) -- Researchers have recently managed to detect the structuring of the universe via quasars for the first time, according to …

News (China)

Video: How to Clean a Climbing Rope

Today's "how to" video from REI is a short and simple one, but a good reminder none the less. It shows us how to clean a clean a climbing rope to …

Travel

Disabled Climber Delays Attempt on Everest in Wake of Nepal Climbing Ban

This past fall I shared the inspiring story of Hari Budha Magar, a former Ghurka soldier who lost both of his legs in combat in Afghanistan. …

Recreation

Lloyd’s goes to court to stop ‘trespassing’ climbers

The venerable Lloyd’s insurance market has taken on the YouTube generation by seeking an injunction to stop people from climbing its building.<p>Lloyd’s …

Urban Exploration

Neighbor's Cat Befriends a Fluffy Cat and Keeps Coming Back to See Him.

Three years ago, a cat named Conrad from Wales, UK met his neighbor's cat, Lola, who popped in one day and just kept coming back.<p>Conrad the Cat …

Cats

What is your Favorite Walk in the World? Mine is in Hong Kong

What’s your favorite walk in the world? I have one that may strike you as an odd choice, but for me it’s one of my all time favorites. It’s quirky, …

Hong Kong

The School Room: Sheffield's Legendary Training Facility

It began in the early 1990s in Sheffield, England, in the “School Room,” a 30-by-30-foot classroom in the Anns Grove School where the Sheffield City …

Outdoors

How to Increase Lung Capacity So You Can Hike Hills Like a Boss

So you want to hike some hideous beast-mountain that has a summit of 11,000 feet or more. Or maybe you're looking to hike a shorter, but hellishly …

Adventure Travel

Top rocks: bouldering in Fontainebleau, France

If costly gear or dizzying heights put you off rock climbing, bouldering could be for you. Our writer gives it a go at the best place in the world …

Bouldering

Why Achieving Your Big Goals Might Actually Make You Sad (And How to Start All Over Again)

Professional guide and climber Adrian Ballinger achieved his biggest feat ever when he summited Mount Everest without oxygen. Yet afterwards, he says he felt lost.

Mount Everest

Austrian climber found dead on Nepal peak

KATHMANDU: An Austrian climber has been found dead in the Himalayas after attempting a solo ascent of a peak in Nepal’s Everest region, officials …

Outdoors

10 of the best adventure holidays in Europe

Ice climbing, Switzerland<p>For those who don’t mind the cold, a week of ice-climbing and mountaineering in the Swiss Alps offers an exhilarating winter …

Travel

New year, new you, new travels

So you’ve always wanted to rock climb, battle white-water rapids, or cycle through the mountains. This is your year, and you don’t have to break the …

Adventure Travel

Post Editing Magic Photo Contest Winners

Thank you to all the photographers that shared their best photos showing editing techniques in the Post Editing Magic Photo contest with chances to …

Rock Climbing

The Spankenjura

0<p>SHARES<p>"The Spankenjura" follows British climber Angus Kille on his journey through Germany's finest climbing area [Ed. Commonly known as …

Outdoors

February/March 2018

On sale today. Now with new, improved paper to showcase our photography!<p>0<p>SHARES<p>Editor's Note:<p>Infinite Peril<p>As you read this, it’s January,the dead of …

Outdoors

Patagonia responds to climber demand with new rock climbing apparel

Afters years of witnessing climbers opt for yoga pants and boardshorts in the climbing gym and on temperate days, Patagonia is expanding its line of …

Clothing

10-Month Long Outdoor Instructor Course Sends Students on World-Spanning Adventure

If you've always wanted to be an outdoor guide or instructor, I have some news that you might find interesting. Sharks Lodge, a Portugal-based …

Adventure Travel

This man may have set a record climbing a frozen NC waterfall. This isn’t for the inexperienced.

The record-breaking below-freezing temperatures felt across North Carolina, and much of the country, might have helped break another record: climbing …

Frozen

Climber airlifted to hospital after fall in Cairngorms

<b>A climber has been airlifted to hospital after falling in the Northern Cairngorms.</b><p>Cairngorm Mountain Rescue Team and Inverness Coastguard helicopter were deployed at about midday.<p>The climber was understood to have got into difficulty on Coire an t-Sneachda in the Northern Corries.<p>The coastguard …

Outdoors