Planetmountain.com - Latest news http://www.planetmountain.com/English/News/index.html PlanetMountain.com, Climbing, mountaineering, skiing, trekking, off-piste, bouldering in Italy, Alps, Himalaya, Dolomites. en-EN Copyright 1996-2012, PlanetMountain.com info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=42540 Naranjo de Bulnes with the Pou family The video of Iker Pou, Eneko Pou and their father climbing Directa de los Martinez, Naranjo de Bulnes, Picos de Europa, Spain. http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=42540 info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Mon, 02 Mar 2015 19:37:57 +0100 http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=42538 Alaska Range Project by Carl Battreall Alaskan photographer Carl Battreall introduces his Alaska Range Project, a major photographic project to explore and photograph the entire Alaska Range in North America from the Nutzotin Mountains to the Neacolas via Denali - Mount McKinley. http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=42538 info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Mon, 02 Mar 2015 11:46:55 +0100 http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=42536 King of Dolomites video The video of King of Dolomites 2015, the photographic contest to take the best freeride shot of the Dolomites, won at San Martino di Castrozza by Guy Fattal from Israel. http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=42536 info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Sun, 01 Mar 2015 08:52:23 +0100 http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=42535 Colin Haley and Alex Honnold attempt one-day Torre Traverse in Patagonia In Patagonia American alpinists Colin Haley and Alex Honnold have attempted a one day ascent of the Cerro Torre Traverse, enchaining Cerro Torre, Torre Egger, Punta Herron and Cerro Standhardt. The two were forced to turn back just two pitches below the last summit due to the Patagonian winds. http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=42535 info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Sat, 28 Feb 2015 23:41:48 +0100 http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=42531 Cima Scotoni Waffenlos winter ascent by Simon Gietl and Gerhard Fiegl In mid-february 2015 Simon Gietl and Gerry Fiegl made the probable first winter ascent of Waffenlos on Cima Scotoni, Fanis, Dolomites. http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=42531 info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Fri, 27 Feb 2015 11:27:58 +0100 http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=42530 Stéphanie Bodet climbing Octogénèse in Corsica The short film Of the rock I asked for the moon, starring French climber Stéphanie Bodet on Octogénèse in Corsica http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=42530 info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Fri, 27 Feb 2015 10:14:17 +0100 http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=42529 Guy Fattal wins King of Dolomites 2015 Guy Fattal from Israel, ahead of Lucas Swieykowski and Alex Buisse has won the third edition of King of Dolomites, the photo contest to shoot the most beautiful freeride photo of the Dolomites. http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=42529 info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Thu, 26 Feb 2015 16:58:47 +0100 http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=42528 Hansjörg Auer and The Music of Chance on Kristallwand The video of the first ascent of The Music of Chance, established in winter 2012 on the Kristallwand face, Kirchkogel in Austria. http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=42528 info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Thu, 26 Feb 2015 11:37:35 +0100 http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=42526 Optimist, new Schneefernerkopf climb by Michael Wohlleben and Joachim Feger German alpinists Michael Wohlleben and Joachim Feger have made an alpine style first ascent of Optimist, a 1300m line up the West Face of Schneefernerkopf in the Wetterstein massif, Austria. http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=42526 info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Wed, 25 Feb 2015 14:46:53 +0100 http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=42523 Ines Papert repeats The Hurting in Scotland German alpinist Ines Papert has made the first female ascent of The Hurting XI 11 at Coire an t-Sneachda in Scotland. http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=42523 info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Thu, 26 Feb 2015 08:56:44 +0100 http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=42522 Amore e ombra, Adam Holzknecht and Alex Walpoth climb new mixed route in Vallunga On Col Turont, Vallunga / Langental, Dolomites, Adam Holzknecht and Alex Walpoth have made the first ascent of the mixed climb Amore e Ombra (160m, M9, VIII, WI5). http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=42522 info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Wed, 25 Feb 2015 10:26:09 +0100 http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=42520 Magnus Midtbø climbing Jungle Speed at Siurana The video of Norwegian climber Magnus Midtboe on Jungle Speed at Siurana in Spain. http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=42520 info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Tue, 24 Feb 2015 09:24:52 +0100 http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=42519 Niccolò Ceria flashes 8B at Fontainebleau At Fontainebleau in France Niccolò Ceria has flashed the boulder problem Ubik assis 8B. http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=42519 info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Mon, 23 Feb 2015 14:09:37 +0100 http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=42517 Valery Rozov Kilimanjaro BASE jump On 10 February 2015 Russian BASE Valery Rozov leapt off Kilimanjaro, the highest mountain in Africa. http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=42517 info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Mon, 23 Feb 2015 09:36:58 +0100 http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=42516 Lucie Hrozová repeats Low G Man at Bus del Quai di Iseo At the drytooling crag Bus del Quai di Iseo Lucie Hrozova has made the second repeat of Low G Man, the hardest total dry climb in Italy. http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=42516 info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Sun, 22 Feb 2015 21:19:03 +0100 http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=42515 Nicolas Favresse climbs Ganesh trad at Badami in India At Badami in India Nicolas Favresse has made a trad ascent of Ganesh 8b+. http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=42515 info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Sat, 21 Feb 2015 19:53:12 +0100 http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=42511 Stefano Carnati climbing Hyaena at Finale The video of Stefano Carnati climbing Hyaena 8b/b+ at Finale, Italy. http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=42511 info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Fri, 20 Feb 2015 12:38:54 +0100 http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=42510 Piolet d'Or 2015 and the big list of 58 climbs 58 ascents carried out in 2014 have been included in the "Big list" of the Piolet d'Or, the most prestigious mountaineering award that will be celebrated between 9 - 12 April, 2015 at Courmayeur and Chamonix, at the foot of Mont Blanc. http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=42510 info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Fri, 20 Feb 2015 10:04:26 +0100 http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=42505 Simone Moro and Tamara Lunger, Manaslu Base Camp interview Interview with Italian alpinists Simone Moro and Tamara Lunger, currently at Manaslu base camp where they are hoping to make the first winter enchainment of the Main summit (8163m) with the East Pinnacle (7992m). http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=42505 info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Thu, 19 Feb 2015 11:49:53 +0100 http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=42504 Hervé Barmasse and the video of his Patagonia climbs The 2013 winter trip video to Patagonia of Hervé Barmasse during which he climbed, together with Martin Castrillo and Pedrito, two virgin summits and made the first winter ascent of Cerro Pollone. http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=42504 info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Thu, 19 Feb 2015 09:17:40 +0100