A German Couple Climb Scotland’s Amazing Old Man of Hoy [7:37]

January 23, 2014
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Scotland’s famous Old Man of Hoy is one of the most beautiful sea stacks in the world. This video takes an up close and personal look at what climbing it is actually like.

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Climbing the Moderate Trad Classic Toe Jam (5.7) at Joshua Tree [2:40]

January 22, 2014
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Who says all of the trad climbing videos here have to be hardcore or dangerous? Here’s a short video of a beautiful, moderate classic at the southern California trad Mecca of Joshua Tree National Park.

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Hard and Beautiful Trad Climbs on the Orkney Islands and Scottish Mainland [7:01]

September 18, 2013
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Climbers Tom Randall and Calum Muskett head north to the Orkney Islands and the Scottish mainland to climb some hard, scary, and beautiful routes, including some on the famous Old Man of Hoy. 

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The Fine Line Between a Bold Trad Climb and Free Solo on Appointment with Death [4:51]

August 23, 2013
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You know that when a climber names a route Appointment with Death, it’s a serious undertaking. And it is. It’s essentially a free solo.

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Randy Leavitt on the First Ascent of I’m Your Huckleberry (5.13) at El Cajon, San Diego [4:34]

July 22, 2013
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Longtime climber and hardman Randy Leavitt adds another route to his long list of first ascents. This one is a steep route on the granite of El Cajon Mountain near San Diego, California.

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Will Gadd Climbs Amazing Sea Stacks off of the Newfoundland Coast [6:43]

July 19, 2013
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“It’s like climbing up someone’s greasy nostril.” That’s a direct quote from Canadian superstar climber Will Gadd as he and Sarah Hueniken explore the crumbly yet stunning sea stacks off of the Newfoundland coast.

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Steph Davis Free Climbing El Capitan’s Salathe Wall in 2005 [8:11]

July 17, 2013
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In this video from 2005, Steph Davis walks us through the hardest parts of freeing El Capitan’s Salathe Wall (VI 5.13).

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Matt Wilder on a Really, Really Hard Gear-Protected Face Climb in the New River Gorge [5:28]

July 15, 2013
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Matt Wilder shows us how it’s done on a desperate, gear-protected 5.13d face climb that he established in West Virginia’s New River Gorge.

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J.P. Ouellete Works a Splitter Crack (No Way Jose, 5.13c) in Utah’s North Wash [9:27]

July 12, 2013
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Canadian climber J.P. Ouellete has to cancel his flight back home to spend more time trying to send a beautiful finger crack in the Utah desert.

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Three Young Climbers Do Some Hard Free Climbing in Terrible Patagonian Conditions [36:00]

July 10, 2013
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This long trad video documents a grand Patagonian adventure. I don’t know if I’ve ever seen people climb in such terrible conditions, let alone climb 5.12/5.13.

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