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25.06.2020 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Sonnie Trotter climbing Cobra Crack at Squamish in Canada


The video of Sonnie Trotter making the first free ascent of Cobra Crack at Squamish in Canada, freed in 2006 and to this day one of the hardest crack climbs in the world.

17.02.2020 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Brittany Goris makes first female ascent of Stingray at Joshua Tree, USA

American rock climber Brittany Goris has made the first female ascent of Stingray 5.13d at Joshua Tree, USA.

29.07.2019 by Maurizio Oviglia in Alpinism

Squamish, Skywalker, and the sublime rock climbing in Canada

Maurizio Oviglia introduces Squamish, one of the world's foremost crack climbing areas, as well as Skywalker, a not too difficult multi-pitch rock climb still fairly unknown outside the borders of Canada.

29.06.2019 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Barbara Zangerl climbs Pre-Muir Wall, beautiful big wall on El Capitan in Yosemite

Austrian climber Barbara Zangerl accompanied by her partner Jacopo Larcher has completed a free ascent of the Pre-Muir Wall, a beautiful big wall up El Capitan in Yosemite.

07.12.2018 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Sonnie Trotter frees North America Wall variation on El Capitan

Climbing with Tommy Caldwell, on 19 November Sonnie Trotter made the first one day free ascent of a new all free variation to North America Wall / El Nino. The Canadian had discovered the 3-pitch variation, now called Pineapple Express, in 2017 with Alex Honnold.

25.07.2018 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Barbara Zangerl and Jacopo Larcher repeat The Path in Canada

During a climbing trip to Canada Barbara Zangerl and Jacopo Larcher repeated a string of difficult routes, including the trad climb The Path at Lake Louise.

08.01.2018 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Logan Barber frees hardest crack climb in Australia

At Mt Buffalo in Australia Logan Barber has made the first ascent of Japanese Deep Freeze, a route hat might well be the hardest crack climb in the country.

01.10.2017 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Cobra Crack at Squamish climbed by Mason Earle

The video of America’s Mason Earle climbing Cobra Crack, one of the hardest crack climbs in the world located at Squamish, Canada, first ascended by Peter Croft in the ’80’s and freed by Sonnie Trotter in 2006.

01.10.2016 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Video: Jacopo Larcher on Rhapsody, the great trad climb in Scotland

The video of Jacopo Larcher repeating Rhapsody, the superbly difficult trad climb at Dumbarton Rock in Scotland.

19.08.2016 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Alexander Megos flashes The Path at Lake Louise in Canada

The German climber Alexander Megos has made an impressive flash ascent of The Path at Lake Louise in Canada. This extremely difficult trad climb was freed by Sonnie Trotter in 2007 and is graded 5.14 (8b+).

16.08.2016 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Alexander Megos frees Fightclub, Canada's hardest sport climb

At Ravens Crag cliff in Canada German climber Alexander Megos has made the first ascent of Fightclub. Graded 9b, this is the hardest sport climb in the country.

25.06.2016 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Sonnie Trotter free climbs the Totem Pole Ewbank Route

The video of Sonnie Trotter climbing the Totem Pole in Tasmania via the Ewbank Route. Established by John Ewbank and Allan Keller with the use of aid in 1968, in 2009 Doug McConnell and Dean Rollins freed the individual pitches on separate days. Trotter’s ascent is the first free ascent in a single push.

16.05.2016 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Jacopo Larcher repeats Rhapsody in Scotland

Interview with South Tyrolean climber Jacopo Larcher who repeated Rhapsody, one of the hardest trad climbs in the world, on 7 May 2016 at Dumbarton Rock in Scotland.

01.12.2015 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Sonnie Trotter frees Blue Jeans Direct on Mount Yamnuska in Canada

At the end of October Canadian rock climber Sonnie Trotter made the first free ascent of Blue Jeans Direct, a 8 pitch 5.14a on Mount Yamnuska in Canada.

27.10.2014 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Sonnie Trotter adds Family Man to Skaha Bluffs in Canada

Canada's Sonnie Trotter has made the first ascent of Family Man to Skaha Bluffs in Canada. Graded 5.14b, this is Trotter's hardest trad climb to date.

23.07.2014 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Sonnie Trotter discovers 1975, a new free climb in the Canadian Rockies

Canadian climber Sonnie Trotter has made the first free ascent of the rock climb '1975' on Little Goat Mountain, Bow Valley, Canadian Rockies

13.06.2014 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Tommy Caldwell, Sonnie Trotter and Josh Wharton add new route to Sicily's Monte Monaco

On Monte Monaco at San Vito Lo Capo in Sicily Tommy Caldwell, Sonnie Trotter and Josh Wharton have made the first ascent of the new climb You Cannoli Die Once (7c/+, 6 pitches).

22.09.2013 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Tom Randall and Pete Whittaker repeat Cobra Crack at Squamish

British climbers Tom Randall and Pete Whittaker have both repeated Cobra Crack at Squamish, Canada.

17.07.2012 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Zombie Roof at Squamish and the Will Stanhope free solo

Video story of the historic rock climb Zombie Roof at Squamish (Canada) which includes the first free solo by Will Stanhope, narrated by local rock climber Perry Beckham.

28.03.2012 by Planetmountain in Climbing

The Shining, first ascent video by Trotter and Caldwell

The video of The Shining, the route established by Sonnie Trotter and Tommy Caldwell on Mount Louis in Canada.

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