Pete Takeda

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Quebec ice. It’s up there. The climbs can be big, remote and cold—but they...

Climbing the Biggest, Deadliest Peaks Takes a Lot of...

The soft crunch of breakable crust on a crisp bluebird day. My tracks traverse the...

Kickstart Your Expedition on Kickstarter

Want to fund your dream trip? It’s possible but you need to know what you are doing.

The House That Ice Built

The transitory medium of mixed climbing brings out the best in ascent freaks who dig the cold.

Take the Highway to New Heights

Tired of the heat and the same old scene in the Front Range? Let us take you on a tour of the best climbing road trips to tick off this summer while you are still young.

Big Trip: The Andes

Walk the shining path.