Forging ahead in Zambia, Chris Korbulic asks: Why do this and what do we want to accomplish?
FA Guide Seth Waterfall describes a summit of Vinson Massif as as close to perfect as possible.
Chad Peele shares his winter cross-training regimen for getting into optimal climbing-season shape.
RMI Expeditions guide Elías de Andrés-Martos details the realization of a longtime dream: To climb an 8,000-meter peak in the most minimal of styles.
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FA Guide David Morton delivers part one of his report climbing Indonesia’s 16,024-foot peak with the Heroes Project and veteran Noah Galloway.
Kent McBride describes the challenges—and euphoria—of ski guiding the peaks of the Antarctic Peninsula.