Rock Climbing

Archive

The Climber's Guide to Bouldering in Roy, New Mexico

Tucked away among farms and barren grasslands in a forgotten corner of the state lies one of the best bouldering destinations in the country. Our video producer, a Roy fanatic, outlines how to visit the growing location without harming its fragile ecosystem.

Emily Reed
Dec 4, 2019

Palestine’s West Bank Is Becoming a Climbing Hub

Despite decades of conflict, Palestine is home to an up-and-coming climbing scene centered around top-notch—and untouched—limestone. A new guidebook hopes to show locals and foreigners alike how to navigate the region's rock safely and help foster cross-cultural understanding.

Joe Purtell
Nov 26, 2019

How to Be a Better Mentee

Looking for an outdoor mentor? So is everyone else. Here's how to make yourself a little more competitive.

Corey Buhay
Nov 1, 2019