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Californian granite on my mind

Anna Wells decided that California and Yosemite's granite big walls would be the perfect way to spend a month between the end of university and graduation. However, she'd never been big walling before.

02 August, 2016

São Tomé big wall climb

Gareth 'Gaz' Leah and Mexican big wall veteran, Sergio 'Tiny' Almada, have established a 15 pitch route, Nubivagant 5.13d/A0 (F8b), up the striking Pico Cão Grande on the African island of São Tomé and Príncipe.

15 June, 2016

Schweikart & Igel free El Capitan

Over twelve days Alexandra Schweikart and Christopher Igel fulfilled a dream with their free ascent of the 35-pitch El Corazón (5.13b) on El Capitan in Yosemite.

18 November, 2015

Storpillaren (N7/E5 6a, 600 m), Lofoten

A highlight of Andrew Cherry and Stefan Morris' Scandinavian road-trip was an ascent of the 600 metre Storpillaren (N7/E5 6a, 600 m) on Vågakallen's north face, Lofoten Islands, Norway.

11 October, 2015

Megos frees the multi-pitch Fly (8c)

Alex Megos' free ascent of the twenty-pitch Fly in the Lauterbrunnen valley, Switzerland, makes it one of the most difficult multi-pitch routes in the world.

20 June, 2014