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06.01.2017 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Giuseppe Nolasco repeats Riti Tribali 8c/+ at Specchio del Grifone, Lecco

At the crag Specchio del Grifone (Angelone) above Lecco Giuseppe Pippo Nolasco has repeated Riti Tribali, the 8c/+ sports climb freed by Adam Ondra in 2009.

05.01.2017 by Planetmountain in Alpinism

El Chico, Dry tooling enchainment by Bonino and Colay up Pyramide Du Tacul, Mont Blanc

Alpinism: on 7/12/2016 Enrico Bonino and Olivier Colay made a dry-tooling reinterpretation of the routes Pinelli-Sabbadini, Lenoir and Ottoz, to forge El Chico (M6+ 4° 250m) on Pyramide Du Tacul, Mont Blanc massif.

03.01.2017 by Planetmountain in Alpinism

Julian Alps, new winter climb on Cima Verde del Montasio

Winter mountaineering in the Julian Alps: on 18 December 2016 Enrico Mosetti, Alberto Giassi and Davide Limongi made the first ascent of ‘Amici per sempre’ (IV /4+, 350m), a new mixed climb up the North Face of Cima Verde del Monte Montasio.

02.01.2017 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Tom Randall takes huge fall on Crucifx Project at Canyonlands, USA.

The climbing video by Mike Hutton of Englishman Tom Randall taking a huge lob on the Crucifx project he and Pete Whittaker discovered at the White Rim, Canyonlands, USA

02.01.2017 by Planetmountain in Environment

Forest fires in Chironico and across Southern Switzerland

During the last few days various forest fires broke out across southern Switzerland, for reasons yet to be determined. Over three dozen people were evacuated, but thankfully no one was injured. Local climber Martin Keller reports from the world-famous bouldering area Chironico, where a fire lit by teenagers got out of control.

01.01.2017 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Alex Honnold interview after Dan Osman speed solo tribute on Bear's Reach

American rock climber Alex Honnold teams up with planetmountain.com to talk about his recent reenactment of Dan Osman’s famous speed solo up the climb 'Bear's Reach' at Lover's Leap, California, USA

31.12.2016 by Planetmountain in Climbing

President Obama declares Bears Ears National Monument, Indian Creek and Utah climbing protected

On 28 December 2016 the President of the United States Barack Obama established the Bears Ears National Monument. This proclamation permanently protects a region which includes Indian Creek, Lockhart Basin, Arch Canyon, Texas Canyon, and many other sandstone climbing areas and is the first bill that specifically acknowledges rock climbing as an appropriate and valued recreation activity.

30.12.2016 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Jakob Schubert whisks up Joe Mama 9a+ at Oliana in Spain

At the Spanish crag Oliana Jakob Schubert has repeated Joe Mama, a 9a+ sports climb freed by Klemen Bečan.

29.12.2016 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Alex Luger climbing Rätikon's Gift

Climbing video: Alexander Luger making the first ascent of The Gift (8c, 350m) on the Drusenfluh the Rätikon massif in Austria in 2015.

28.12.2016 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Ned Feehally mantles Ned Zepplin at the Roaches

The video of British rock climber Ned Feehally climbing Ned Zepplin at the Roaches, one of the UK's hardest mantels.

26.12.2016 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Jacopo Larcher: interview after climbing Free Zodiac up El Capitan, Yosemite

Big wall climbing: interview with South Tyrol’s Jacopo Larcher who last autumn, together with Barbara Zangerl made the third free ascent of Free Zodiac up the SE Face of El Capitan, Yosemite.

25.12.2016 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Gabriele Moroni ambles up Ambrosia highball at Buttermilks, Bishop

Italian rock climber Gabriele Moroni has repeated the famous highball boulder problem Ambrosia at Buttermilks, Bishop, USA.

Samuel Anthamatten: skiing in My Playground

Swiss skier Samuel Anthamatten unstoppable as he rides through a labyrinth of crevasses and seracs.

24.12.2016 by Planetmountain in Alpinism

Eiger North Face / Tom Ballard and Marcin Tomaszewski Titanic video

The video of Tom Ballard and Marcin Tomaszewski making the first ascent of ‘Titanic' (A3/M5/6b, 2000m), a new climb up the North Face of the Eiger (Switzerland).

23.12.2016 by Planetmountain in Alpinism

Pizzo Badile Nordest supercombo, new mixed combination by David Hefti and Marcel Schenk

On 16/12/2016 the two Swiss mountain guides David Hefti and Marcel Schenk climbed the ice and mixed combination 'Nordest supercombo' (800m, M7, R) a demanding line that joins Via Cassin with via Memento Mori up the NE Face of Pizzo Badile.

Ski mountaineering and Speed Riding in the Georgian Dolomites

The film documenting the ski mountaineering and speed riding expedition to the Chauki Dolomites in Georgia, undertaken in earlier this year by Wolfgang Hell, Aaron Durogati, Daniel Ladurner and Alessandro d’Emilia.

Pointe de la Fouly, new ski descent in Mont Blanc massif

On 15 December 2016 Vivian Bruchez, Tristan Knoertzer and Ben Tibbetts skied what is believed to be a new line down the West Face of Pointe de la Fouly (3611m) in the Mt. Blanc massif.

20.12.2016 by Planetmountain in Alpinism

Directissima / The splendour of winter climbing in Quebec

The film Directissima directed by Louis Rousseau the shows the areas Saguenay (Cap Trinité) and Charlevoix (Mont du Gros Bras) and the beauty of winter mountaineering in Quebec, Canada.

20.12.2016 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Stefano Ghisolfi gives Massone its Ultimatum, a new 9a+ at Arco

Italian climber Stefano Ghisolfi has made the first ascent of Ultimatum, a 9a+ sports climb at Massone, Arco.

18.12.2016 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Leonidio Climbing Festival - report and photos from Greece

The report about the first Leonidio Climbing Festival that took place from 10 - 13 November and attracted 300 participants to this area in the Greece's Peloponnese.




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