Eddie Bauer free climbers Katie Lambert and Mason Earle tackle the aesthetic sandstone crack system on Moonlight Buttress in Zion National Park, which stands as an iconic line on nearly every climber’s life list.
Read about the four series of Eddie Bauer adventure in the new Fall Outfitter Book, including Travex, Sport Shop and First Ascent.
Eddie Bauer big-wall free climber Mason Earle headed north to the Cirque of the Unclimbables in Canada’s Northwest Territories for a first free ascent of At Dawn We Ride (VI 5.12c R).
Eddie Bauer athlete Katie Lambert reports on her successful free climb of Moonlight Buttress with reflections on the route to the achievement, the significance of women on the iconic wall, and the dynamics of partnership.
Katie Lambert links up with new Eddie Bauer First Ascent teammate Mason Earle to free climb Mt. Proboscis in Canada’s Northwest Territories and in the process completes an all free complete ascent of Women at Work (VI 5.12 R) with her husband Ben Ditto—a certified epic that mandated a sharp knife to free a stuck rope and a complicated final rappel with only 70 meters of line that required fixing anchors in total darkness and ended 18 hours after they left the ground.