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The World’s First Wooden Ice Axe

Most ice axes are made from metal—and for good reason. But last month, the geniuses at Furnace Industries launched their new wooden tool that’s as strong as it is pretty. While you may be tempted to just hang it over the fireplace, please don’t.

Ryan Wichelns
Dec 9, 2015

Climbers: Ditch the Yoga Pants

Patagonia's Jenna Johnson is on a mission to get women into high-tech gear that can take on real adventures.

Grant Davis
Dec 30, 2014