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Illustrations By Keith Svihovec

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The AAC

AAC members Kate Rutherford amp Madaleine Sorkin hang on Zion's Moonlight Buttress during the first ascent by a female team. Phoios bi 'left c roM Mlkev S haefcr Krcvs In 2003, Climbing with support from The North Face and Petzl, launched the Anchor Replacement Initiative ARI to address the nationwide problem of worn-out and inappropriate fixed hardware at heavily used crags. Using its leadership position within the community and industry, Climbing has stepped up and developed a unique program...

Allucinogen Wall

Tague Your Time

These two photos are of Ryan Nelson working the first free ascent of the Hallucinogen Wall, a VI 5.11 A5 put up in 1980 that went all-free at 5.13 plus some dry-tooling. Working the upper sections headpoint-style in 2004, Jared Ogden and Nelson freed multiple pitches of 5.13 face climbing, with massive runouts above aid mank, often on dubious thin edges. On the 13 th pitch, a 50-foot bolt ladder, they were getting totally shut down. Over the winter, however, the Durango pair had climbed some...

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Ten Things

Ten things you didn't know about you guessed it climbing photography Say no to posing, sharing via the web, and how to take the killer butt shot Adventure photography, beautiful Bishop, and Fryberger's CORE Rumney rehabilitator Tim Kemple, Sr. Senior Contributing Photographer Andrew Burr on life, climbing, and doing right by the little lady THIS PAGE Bryan Bird and Brody Greer somewhere in the Mojave PHOTO Eric Draper

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Black Canyon Outtakes

Tales from Colorado's uniquely scary big walls Runout seams, loose blocks, poison ivy, forced bivys - the author will do whatever it takes to get out of Colorado's Black Canyon of the Gunnison. By Topher Donahue It's what moves us. By Keith Ladzinski A swath of rock, a streak of color, a flash of power. By Andrew Burr THIS PAGE Jeremy Grey reflects on climbing at Siurana, Spain. PHOTO Andrew Burr COVER Keith Ladzinski For the last four months, I've been living almost half-time in southwest Utah...

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Emotion

Stone Vertical Fissure

Pronunciation i-'mo-shen noun, Middle French, from emouvoir to stir up, from Old French esmovoir, from Latin emovere, e- movere to move Berta Martin enjoys a momentary lapse of squeezin' on her way to sending Espiritu Rebel 8b, 5.13d , Rodellar, Spain Photo Annual 2010 Climbing.com 65 Daniel Dulac finds the no-hands rest on his route El Encuentro 5.13b , Red River Gorge, Kentucky. UPPER RIGHT Lisa Rands gets all monkey with the crux of Minky V8 Rocklands, South Africa LOWER RIGHT Precision plus...

Gonzo Asphalt Gray

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Wall Afghanistan

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Climbing Photography

Hilleberg Atlas

Climbing and photography go together like coffee and cream. Whether it's of the highest Himalayan peaks or the lowest Hueco lowballs, we love the imagery that transports us back to the scene of the climb. It's a discipline steeped in history, too, peopled by pilots and inventors and former custom auto-shop owners with more than a few FAs to their names. IAIpenglow from German Alpengl hen is usually misunderstood. Although we often use the term to describe rosy sunrise or sunset light on alpine...

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By Julie Ellison And Randall Levensaler

THE BEST THING ABOUT DIGITAL PHOTOGRAPHY today is how easy it is for anyone to take good photographs. Another great aspect is the virtually limitless number of images you can take. The downside to this digital revolution is that most photographs rarely make it out of the memory card. After all, what good is a picture if you can't

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Monique Forestier Climb

A SMALL, EFFICIENT, DUAL-BEAM HEADLAMP. Flint Duxfield pulls out the old undercling-backhand move on pitch eight of Big Nose a 250-meter 5.12c on Pierce's Pass in the Blue Mountains of Australia. PHOTO Simon Carter FACING PAGE Tania Matsuka samples the occult classic Black Magic 5.9 on the spooky conglomerate of Meteora, Greece. PHOTO Jim Thornburg Monique Forestier and Fred Moix work a 5.13 route on the Nosy Hara Archipelago of Madagascar. PHOTO Simon Carter FACING PAGE Malcolm Kent cruises an...