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Climbers React to Ueli Steck's Death

The man known affectionately as the 'Swiss Machine' lived life on the cutting edge. Here, we gather the remembrances of those who knew him best.

The Editors
Apr 30, 2017

How to Layer for Fickle Spring Weather

We asked a group of pro outdoor athletes how they deal with conditions that can swing from sunny and warm to cold and dreary in an instant

Joe Jackson
Mar 16, 2017

Two Utah Climbers Missing in Pakistan

A pair from Utah trying to complete the first ascent of a steep face in the Karakoram mountain range were caught in a snowstorm last month and haven't been seen since

Eric Killelea
Sep 1, 2016

Grand Slammed

The 10-summit tour across the top of Wyoming’s Tetons is one of the most difficult—and stunning—climbing trips in North America. Christopher Solomon has the scars to prove it.

Christopher Solomon
Jun 19, 2012