Home page Planetmountain.com

arrowRock, top news

    Daniel Woods sending Box Therapy in Rocky Mountains
    16.12.2018 di Planetmountain in Climbing

    Daniel Woods sending Box Therapy in Rocky Mountains

    The video of American climber Daniel Woods has made the first ascent of Box Therapy, an 8C+ boulder problem in the Rocky Mountain National Park, USA.

    Wafaa Amer claims Hyaena, historic Andrea Gallo testpiece at Finale, Italy
    16.12.2018 di Wafaa Amer in Climbing

    Wafaa Amer claims Hyaena, historic Andrea Gallo testpiece at Finale, Italy

    Egyptian rock climber Wafaa Amer report about her repeat of Hyaena, the milestone in Italian sports climbing freed by Andrea Gallo in 1986 at Finale Ligure.

    Parody of Free Solo, the film about Alex Honnold climbing Freerider without a rope
    15.12.2018 di Planetmountain in Climbing

    Parody of Free Solo, the film about Alex Honnold climbing Freerider without a rope

    The parody of the trailer to Free Solo that documents Alex Honnold and his climb without a rope of Freerider up El Capitan in Yosemite on 3 June 2017

    Stefano Ghisolfi portrays his Perfecto Mundo at Margalef
    14.12.2018 di Planetmountain in Interviews

    Stefano Ghisolfi portrays his Perfecto Mundo at Margalef

    Interview with Stefano Ghisolfi after his repeat of Perfecto Mundo, the 9b+ at Margalef in Spain considered one of the most difficult sport climbs in the world. After Adam Ondra, Chris Sharma and Alexander Megos, the 25-year-old climber from Italy is now only the fourth climber to master these difficulties.

    Tsaranoro Atsimo in Madagascar, film of 1998 first ascent by Rolando Larcher, Marco Sterni, Erik Švab
    12.12.2018 di Planetmountain in Alpinism

    Tsaranoro Atsimo in Madagascar, film of 1998 first ascent by Rolando Larcher, Marco Sterni, Erik Švab

    Online the film documenting the first route up Tsaranoro Atsimo in Madagascar, 'Never the same - Mai più così' established in 1998 by Rolando Larcher, Marco Sterni and Erik Svab.

    Tommy Caldwell, climate change and Yosemite valley
    10.12.2018 di Tommy Caldwell in Environment

    Tommy Caldwell, climate change and Yosemite valley

    Starting from what he has observed in the Yosemite Valley, American climber Tommy Caldwell shares his concerns about climate change.

    Asta Nunaat in Greenland, Andrea Ghitti and Fabio Olivari climb Gioielli Viventi
    10.12.2018 di Fabio Olivari in Alpinism

    Asta Nunaat in Greenland, Andrea Ghitti and Fabio Olivari climb Gioielli Viventi

    On Asta Nunaat in eastern Greenland Andrea Ghitti and Fabio Olivari have made the first ascent of 'Gioielli Viventi', a new rock climb (320m, VI+/A1) established on 9 August 2018. This is likely to be only the second ascent of this mountain, after the first carried out in 2006 by Andi Fichtner, Christoph Hainz and Roger Schaeli. Olivari reports.

    Adam Ondra climbing at Smith Rock / VBlog #7
    09.12.2018 di Planetmountain in Climbing

    Adam Ondra climbing at Smith Rock / VBlog #7

    The video of Adam Ondra climbing at Smith Rock in Oregon, the birthplace of American sport climbing.

    Stefano Ghisolfi picture perfect on Perfecto Mundo at Margalef
    07.12.2018 di Planetmountain in Climbing

    Stefano Ghisolfi picture perfect on Perfecto Mundo at Margalef

    Today at Margalef in Spain the Italian climber Stefano Ghisolfi repeated Perfecto Mundo, the 9b+ freed by Alexander Megos and considered one of the hardest sport climbs in the world.

    Sonnie Trotter frees North America Wall variation on El Capitan
    07.12.2018 di 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.

    Matilda Söderlund returns to form at Red River Gorge
    07.12.2018 di Planetmountain in Climbing

    Matilda Söderlund returns to form at Red River Gorge

    Swedish rock climber Matilda Söderlund has repeated Pure Imagination 8c+ at Red River Gorge, USA

    Nina Caprez and Eline Le Menestrel climbing The Nose, El Capitan
    06.12.2018 di Planetmountain in Climbing

    Nina Caprez and Eline Le Menestrel climbing The Nose, El Capitan

    The video of Nina Caprez and Eline Le Menestrel repeating The Nose, the famous big wall climb up El Capitan in Yosemite, USA.

    La Sportiva 90th, mountaineering, climbing and footwear history in a prize-winning book
    05.12.2018 di Planetmountain in Books-press

    La Sportiva 90th, mountaineering, climbing and footwear history in a prize-winning book

    The book 'La Sportiva 90th, a history of alpinism, passion, innovation' celebrating the first 90 years of the famous Italian outdoor footwear and clothing company is now on sale at www.lasportiva.com.

    Mélissa Le Nevé climbing Golden Ticket at Red River Gorge
    04.12.2018 di Planetmountain in Climbing

    Mélissa Le Nevé climbing Golden Ticket at Red River Gorge

    The video of French climber Mélissa Le Nevé on Golden Ticket at Red River Gorge, USA.

    Jakob Schubert repeats El bon combat, Chris Sharma’s king line at Cova de Ocell
    02.12.2018 di Planetmountain in Climbing

    Jakob Schubert repeats El bon combat, Chris Sharma’s king line at Cova de Ocell

    Austrian climber Jakob Schubert has made the first repeat of El bon combat, the superbly difficult route freed by Chris Sharma in 2015 at Cova de Ocell in Spain.

    Eiger Odyssee video featuring Barbara Zangerl and Jacopo Larcher
    01.12.2018 di Planetmountain in Alpinism

    Eiger Odyssee video featuring Barbara Zangerl and Jacopo Larcher

    The short film by Paolo Sartori documenting the repeat of Odyssee on the North Face of the Eiger by Barbara Zangerl and Jacopo Larcher in August 2018

    Adam Ondra onsight attempt on the Salathé Wall in Yosemite / VBlog #6
    30.11.2018 di Planetmountain in Climbing

    Adam Ondra onsight attempt on the Salathé Wall in Yosemite / VBlog #6

    Adam Ondra attempting to onsight the crux pitches of the Salathé Wall up El Capitan in Yosemite, USA. Belayed by Nicolas Favresse in autumn 2018, the Czech climber deals with the Enduro corner and tries his luck on the Headwall.

    Shawn Raboutou climbs Off the Wagon Low, first 8C+ in Switzerland
    29.11.2018 di Planetmountain in Climbing

    Shawn Raboutou climbs Off the Wagon Low, first 8C+ in Switzerland

    American climber Shawn Raboutou has made the long-awaited first ascent of Off the Wagon Low, in Valle Bavona. Reportedly graded 8C+, this is now the hardest boulder problem in Switzerland.

    Mélissa Le Nevé shines on Golden Ticket 8c+ at Red River Gorge
    28.11.2018 di Planetmountain in Climbing

    Mélissa Le Nevé shines on Golden Ticket 8c+ at Red River Gorge

    French climber Mélissa Le Nevé has repeated Golden Ticket, an 8c+ sports climb at Red River Gorge, USA.

    Simon Gietl makes free solo of Lacedelli Cima Scotoni, Dolomites
    28.11.2018 di Planetmountain in Interviews

    Simon Gietl makes free solo of Lacedelli Cima Scotoni, Dolomites

    Interview with Simon Gietl after his ascent free solo ascent of Via Lacedelli up Cima Scotoni in the Dolomites on 18 October 2018.

    >>

    SEARCH Routes archive

    GROUP

    Peak

    Route

    ROCK / RoutesClimbing routes
    ROCK / DolomitesClimbing routes

    SEARCH crags

    COUNTRY

    Crag

    CRAGS / Italy and world
    • Tarzan Wall

      Tarzan Wall

      Italy, Veneto
      The first routes at the overhanging crag Tarzan wall were put up by Maurizio Fel ...
    • Kalymnos - ET

      Kalymnos - ET

      Greece, Kalymnos
      E.T. is the latest addition to Kalymnos, suitable for climbing on hot, sunny aft ...
    • Nifada Leonidio

      Nifada Leonidio

      Greece, Peloponnese
      Crag developed by Austrian climbers Angela Eiter and Bernie Ruech in 2015. Angel ...
    • Positano Brigante Mirabella

      Positano Brigante Mirabella

      Italy, Campania
      Pleasant little crag which is named after the nineteenth century bandit who is s ...
    • Croux

      Croux

      Italy, Valle d'Aosta
      Croux is one of those crags that can be described as being in an alpine environm ...
    EXPO / Products
    EXPO / Company News
    Planetmountain.com logo
    Planetmountain.com is updated daily: news, rock climbing, walks, trekking, alpinism, freeride skiing, ski mountaineering, snowboarding and ice climbing on the mountains worldwide. Furthermore, climbing techniques explained, gear & book reviews, expert advice, mountain photography, interviews and competition reports.
    NEWSLETTER

    Subscriber to receive the weekly newsletter with all the latest news from planetmountain.com

    CLASSIFIEDS
    Recent Comments Ice
    • Distensione
      Via sportiva molto bella, dalla linea logica, in ambiente su ...
      2017-09-14 / Michele Lucchini
    • L'uomo Volante
      Il 10 giugno 2017, insieme all'amico Michele, decidiamo di r ...
      2017-07-12 / Enrico Maioni
    • Gallo George
      Il 16 luglio 2016, invogliati dalla relazione, ci siamo avve ...
      2017-07-12 / Enrico Maioni
    • All-in
      Francesco Salvaterra e Filippo Mosca 27 gennaio 2017, probab ...
      2017-02-02 / Francesco Salvaterra