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Climb Harder This Season

Sarah Hueniken's 5 tips for how to improve your lead head—and still have fun.

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Nik Berry on why he loves freeing big walls—and the need for nunchuk skills.

Introducing OR Lederhosen

Our Lederhosen feature leather panel construction and Sweat Trap Technology™, restricting breathability as much as possible. [Read More]

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Whether she's guiding clients in the Ghost or sending Kilimanjaro's last glaciers, you should be watching. [Read More]

How To Not Lose Things—And Avoid Overweight Fees—When Packing For A Ski Trip

Skis, climbing gear and camping stuff can add up to one giant mess. Here's how to keep it neat—and avoid $800 in excess fees. [Read More]

Old-School Spring Ski Touring From Chamonix To Zermatt

The huts and technology have evolved since the original Haute Route, but the fun remains the same. [Read More]

Skiing The Teton Trifecta

Andy Dorais finally skis the Grand, Middle and South Tetons, after years of envy. [Read More]

Nophobia: A Tale Of The Head Game Of Sticking With A Goal

Sometimes just sticking with a goal takes as much psychological fortitude as the actual climbing. [Read More]

VIDEO: Perfect Your Cross-Current Ferry

Get ready for springtime paddling: How to move from one side of a channel to the other without losing ground to the current. [Read More]

Designed By Adventure: The GORE-TEX Men’s Foray Jacket and Women’s Aspire Jacket

Waterproof, breathable and durable GORE-TEX jackets versatile enough for hiking, backpacking and any wet-weather adventure. [Read More]

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