« Forum Index You must login to POST a new topic.

Mountaineering & Alpinism

Discussion of ultralight techniques, gear, and philosophy as they directly relate to more vertical pursuits above the treeline.

Subject

  Replies  

Last Post

Layering advice for Rainier

17

06/20/2014 01:09:00 MDT
by Will Elliott

Water on Rainier

2

06/19/2014 10:37:16 MDT
by Richard Fischel

Blue ice warthog 26

1

05/27/2014 06:44:53 MDT
by Doug Wolfe

News of Jeff Lowe

6

05/20/2014 09:54:25 MDT
by Gary Dunckel

Thoughts on a lightweight crampon bag

21

05/09/2014 23:40:08 MDT
by Yes 1000

Ice Axe for 12 year old

4

04/23/2014 16:36:51 MDT
by Jane Howe

yet ANOTHER major tragedy on everest

15

04/20/2014 17:53:57 MDT
by Tom Kirchner

How to start mountaineering?

20

04/02/2014 16:30:52 MDT
by David Thomas

Treecamp & Snowstorm Extravaganza!!!

6

02/26/2014 09:47:40 MST
by Logan Spader

Chad Kellogg - Speed Climber dies at 42

2

02/18/2014 04:41:26 MST
by James Marco

White Mountain Presidential Traverse

24

02/10/2014 04:52:20 MST
by Z V

Duo climbing on easy terrain for a beginner with seasoned mountaineer.

2

02/02/2014 02:55:19 MST
by Alex Wallace

Good dependable pack

13

01/31/2014 23:36:43 MST
by Ram R

How to summit Shasta

9

01/23/2014 18:31:06 MST
by Thomas Davenport

What socks do you use?

11

01/22/2014 12:48:47 MST
by Eric Blumensaadt

Beginner Ice Climbing around Bellingham, Wa

8

01/09/2014 19:24:58 MST
by Mitchell Rossman

Two layered down jackets?

10

01/07/2014 17:45:28 MST
by Rick M

Stronger tent poles

15

12/20/2013 15:07:17 MST
by Eric Blumensaadt

Help Ice axe novice determine the correct length and which crampons

13

12/15/2013 07:12:47 MST
by scree ride

Is a softshell jacket necessary?

14

12/08/2013 09:33:20 MST
by Art ...

Ice Axe Shaft Only?

2

10/29/2013 10:33:02 MDT
by YAMABUSHI !

Ueli Steck, Annapurna (South face solo), 28 hour RT

2

10/29/2013 01:17:23 MDT
by Robert Meurant

Ueli Steck and Sherpas

5

09/27/2013 14:23:48 MDT
by John S.

Anyone a Mountain Project member?

8

09/07/2013 22:34:28 MDT
by Stephen M

Lisa Rands - Mountain Bouldering the Sierra

3

09/07/2013 21:19:18 MDT
by Slaton Whatley

Suggestions for a combined backpacking/rock climbing trip in the Northeast

1

08/30/2013 08:13:27 MDT
by Daniel Parker

Honnold-Wright, CA 14ers (Shasta-Langley) by Bike, Foot, Free Solo

3

08/14/2013 12:40:01 MDT
by Alex Wallace

Double Plastic Mountaineering Boots for those with BIG FEET! PLEASE I'M DESPERATE!

5

08/04/2013 09:37:38 MDT
by Richard Fischel

Whitney Mountaineer's Route

5

07/10/2013 18:37:53 MDT
by Bob Gross

Trekking partners needed for trek in Upper Dolpo and Mustang, Nepal - Autumn 2013

2

07/09/2013 07:49:39 MDT
by Robert Meurant

Glacier National Park

3

06/30/2013 01:11:44 MDT
by Bob Gross

FS: Cilogear 60L Worksack, brandnew, 200, includes shipping

6

06/13/2013 16:23:09 MDT
by George Suchand

No Harness?

15

06/12/2013 00:42:52 MDT
by Mike R

Hillary Step on Everest to get ladder

9

05/29/2013 10:46:47 MDT
by alan york

Thunderbolt Peak

4

05/22/2013 04:51:09 MDT
by Dustin Short

Where to learn basic climbing skills?

19

05/20/2013 13:32:48 MDT
by Billy Ray

Ueli Steck tossed off Everest

44

05/15/2013 18:31:18 MDT
by Tom Kirchner

Lost: two black diamond raven pros (St. Mary's Glacier, CO)

2

04/22/2013 12:47:09 MDT
by Mary R

Palisade 14ers from the JMT

15

04/13/2013 04:11:35 MDT
by Stephen Hoefler

Boots vendor

4

04/12/2013 18:58:12 MDT
by rOg w

Help me decipher these material specs

11

03/25/2013 07:34:19 MDT
by Jan S

Stephenson warmlite for winter?

4

03/07/2013 21:38:57 MST
by Ashley Laurence

Snow layering

5

02/28/2013 16:27:17 MST
by Will Elliott

Gannett Peak, WY

9

02/11/2013 21:14:10 MST
by YAMABUSHI !

Citlaltepetl/Orizaba - Chichimeco Ridge

5

02/11/2013 21:09:44 MST
by YAMABUSHI !

Does anyone here ice climb (in california)?

10

02/09/2013 22:38:15 MST
by Jane Howe

lightweight crampon bag

24

02/07/2013 21:38:36 MST
by Douglas Ray

Cottage industry, micro mountaineering companies?

4

02/07/2013 21:35:00 MST
by Douglas Ray

Rope Bag

1

02/07/2013 00:23:25 MST
by David Miles

Mountain Hardware Direkt 2 Tent

4

02/05/2013 16:45:32 MST
by Angus A.

Why are the big companies bags are not ok?

16

01/30/2013 13:17:03 MST
by Mitchell Rossman

Lightweight Mountaineering Pack

48

01/25/2013 22:17:13 MST
by Will Elliott

High and Cold Sock System?

5

01/17/2013 14:11:04 MST
by Richard Fischel

Learning to climb Denali

14

01/12/2013 22:52:05 MST
by David Thomas

Mountaineering and Ice Climbing Boots

10

01/09/2013 17:14:54 MST
by Rakesh Malik

Mountaineering pack materials

4

11/13/2012 15:00:34 MST
by David Chenault

Footwear for Bailey Range Traverse

14

09/17/2012 14:24:45 MDT
by Robert Kelly

Magix 10 vs Kahtoola KTS Steel crampons

6

08/24/2012 17:49:01 MDT
by Ozzy McKinney

Lightweight rope

12

08/23/2012 02:08:40 MDT
by Brian Austin

Hammocks above the treeline? (Hanging or on-ground)

1

08/22/2012 11:04:02 MDT
by Sam K

Climbing harness

31

06/23/2012 09:47:00 MDT
by eric chan

Nepal trekking and pass info

5

06/17/2012 20:02:29 MDT
by Jack H.

The state of market of minimalist alpine footwear.

43

05/22/2012 15:25:09 MDT
by folec r

Do you like use lid?

6

05/14/2012 08:16:06 MDT
by John Jensen

Make lighter cilogear backpack.

1

05/13/2012 19:21:49 MDT
by JIAPING HU

Quick mountaineering trip in Colorado

7

04/25/2012 13:29:00 MDT
by Brian Austin

Rappelling rope?

32

04/23/2012 13:10:23 MDT
by Joe Clement

Expedition tents

20

04/01/2012 23:21:50 MDT
by stephen jennings

Westcomb Kokanee vs Rab Neutrino help!

5

03/30/2012 10:28:04 MDT
by Matt Allen

Alpine Starts

10

03/21/2012 17:52:53 MDT
by Brian Austin

Minimal shoes and crampons? An idea...

43

02/28/2012 12:38:37 MST
by Walter Carrington

Rainier: Tentless at Camp Muir or Sherman

9

02/25/2012 15:24:35 MST
by ROBERT TANGEN

Mt. Goddard Starr's Route Advice

1

02/25/2012 01:02:58 MST
by Andy Duncan

Avalanche Danger across the West

4

02/21/2012 05:54:34 MST
by Tor Magnus Castberg

Has anyone used these packs...?

20

02/20/2012 07:25:44 MST
by Siggy Chaloupka

Nepal Evo versus Trango Extreme

7

02/03/2012 08:29:48 MST
by Khader Ahmad

alpine sleep system/ boot warming

6

02/03/2012 06:19:47 MST
by Zachary Arnold

lightweight double boots?

14

01/29/2012 05:30:09 MST
by Zachary Arnold

question about acclimatising to altitude

23

01/17/2012 20:23:03 MST
by Tom Kirchner

Personal Avy Story

9

01/05/2012 12:02:19 MST
by Dan Durston

Pyramids above treeline in the winter?

7

01/05/2012 09:38:08 MST
by Link .

Sleeping Under Stars in Glacier National Park

7

12/28/2011 00:25:56 MST
by Dustin Short

Down Hoody Recommendations

12

12/24/2011 16:53:46 MST
by . .

California -- Kings Canyon -- Echo Col

13

12/23/2011 00:05:48 MST
by Andy Duncan

Old stove?

34

12/16/2011 23:55:52 MST
by USA Duane Hall

Mt. Shasta

21

12/06/2011 09:56:24 MST
by Chad Miller

Looking for a New Bag

8

12/04/2011 13:01:20 MST
by Charles Henry

Mountaineering Boot Q's

5

11/14/2011 08:07:22 MST
by Brandon smith

Mountaineering Boot Help

7

11/12/2011 17:38:47 MST
by R K

Lightweight solar powered snow melter

11

10/10/2011 20:20:50 MDT
by USA Duane Hall

Advice on Women's Mountaineering Boots

11

09/30/2011 18:38:39 MDT
by w s

Yet another Rainier ...

16

09/29/2011 06:14:36 MDT
by Richard Fischel

Black Diamond Beta Mid in High Wind/Snow

11

09/28/2011 22:03:47 MDT
by Kai Larson

Going light on Rainier

5

08/29/2011 15:53:59 MDT
by Brian Austin

Early Days in the Range of Light

3

08/25/2011 15:14:03 MDT
by Dave T

Grivel G1 crampons ok for me?

4

07/15/2011 08:22:54 MDT
by vineeth madhusudanan

Lighten up a Shasta Load

35

07/10/2011 14:14:12 MDT
by Daniel Yaris

Off trail, Return Creek in Yosemite?

2

06/18/2011 11:41:48 MDT
by cathy crespo

Looking for climbers for Mera and Baruntse - Autumn 2011

1

05/30/2011 10:08:26 MDT
by Mike Garvin

Independent Trekking guide in Nepal visit Nepal 2011

2

05/24/2011 11:25:17 MDT
by Sam Haraldson

TIme to learn about glacier travel

19

05/19/2011 18:08:02 MDT
by Brad Walker

HMS (munter hitch, belay) carabiners

9

05/04/2011 10:53:04 MDT
by Andrew Schriner

Glueless Climbing Skins for Tele / Rando / Splitboard

7

05/03/2011 17:56:12 MDT
by Dan Durston

methylated cooker at altitude

6

04/25/2011 12:55:21 MDT
by Bob Gross

BD Contact crampons

15

03/29/2011 16:16:07 MDT
by Chris Gray

Chopper mittens

32

03/28/2011 19:29:39 MDT
by Walter Carrington

Looking for New Cold Weather Down Bag

9

03/24/2011 11:00:07 MDT
by John McAlpine

Lightweight alpine rainjacket

9

03/14/2011 14:44:39 MDT
by Sieto van der Heide

Ski buckles for mountaineering boots

3

03/08/2011 21:38:14 MST
by Brian Austin

CAMP Corsa vs all the rest

25

02/23/2011 23:16:49 MST
by Marco A. Sánchez

ideas for cold weather camping

11

02/21/2011 22:42:39 MST
by Ted E

Breezy on Mt Rainer

5

02/13/2011 21:30:32 MST
by Bob Gross

Twin rope uses

26

02/09/2011 14:33:50 MST
by Brian Austin

weight of pro

2

02/08/2011 21:14:30 MST
by Nicholas Truax

Advances in Avy Gear

7

02/01/2011 21:53:36 MST
by Eric Blumensaadt

best "all around" crampon

13

02/01/2011 11:08:22 MST
by Douglas Ray

Mt. Baker as first climb?

22

01/21/2011 21:25:51 MST
by Tom Kirchner

Beginner advice - Socal mtns in winter and Whitney

36

01/08/2011 02:55:02 MST
by Robert Cowman

Winter Emergency Bivy Sack

50

01/07/2011 00:00:55 MST
by Eric Blumensaadt

Full side zip shell pants

11

12/19/2010 13:58:35 MST
by Stephen M

invernos and new-matic bindings

3

12/18/2010 00:28:08 MST
by Konrad .

safe working load - rope question

44

12/08/2010 12:32:39 MST
by Paul Marvin

Dynafit Binding Patent Expires - New Competition

5

11/30/2010 18:43:46 MST
by David Chenault

Ice axe fitting

25

11/16/2010 19:36:34 MST
by eric chan

Climbing Harness

13

10/28/2010 15:24:03 MDT
by Sieto van der Heide

Climbing pack

16

07/28/2010 15:59:29 MDT
by Mark Hume

ZPacks Hexamid and Sea to Summit Mosquito Net

1

07/27/2010 16:10:41 MDT
by R Alsborg

David Lama and Redbullstuff

5

07/08/2010 17:56:43 MDT
by Nat Lim

Anyone climbing Rainier?

1

07/04/2010 22:56:34 MDT
by Johnny Ameen

Boots for Mt Shuksan!

6

06/19/2010 22:50:25 MDT
by . .

Am I ready for Rainier?

19

06/11/2010 22:31:36 MDT
by D S

New Alpinist

4

04/08/2010 21:43:20 MDT
by YAMABUSHI !

Sad news from Mt Shasta

13

04/08/2010 09:15:30 MDT
by Dave U

Rainier light?

30

03/21/2010 20:35:45 MDT
by Tom Kirchner

Light boot for steep snow on Whitney?

19

03/13/2010 08:37:54 MST
by Jim W.

Lightest serious shank boot/shoe?

2

02/22/2010 20:58:58 MST
by Eric Blumensaadt

7 summits in 365 days

15

02/19/2010 23:41:20 MST
by . .

Wildthings Icesac Users?

17

02/15/2010 17:56:55 MST
by Will Elliott

Whiteout navigation...

21

02/04/2010 18:22:20 MST
by Bob Gross

Boots for Shasta

5

01/30/2010 01:17:24 MST
by Julian Plamann

Adventure Med bivy vs Blizzard Bag

9

01/21/2010 22:42:27 MST
by Hikin' Jim

Videos Verticales

11

01/15/2010 17:36:58 MST
by YAMABUSHI !

First Aid Kit

11

01/10/2010 18:32:31 MST
by Bob Gross

new titanium piece

5

01/10/2010 16:58:59 MST
by Tom Kirchner

curiosity kills the cat: rappelling off a thin cord

44

01/02/2010 01:46:00 MST
by Frank Rossi

I might be learnin' sumptin here

2

01/01/2010 10:18:51 MST
by adam peterson

Team members/Climbers sought for Manaslu expedition

1

12/17/2009 04:05:10 MST
by Mike Garvin

Glove Systems

3

12/15/2009 22:43:05 MST
by Elena Lee

Silnylon VBL Sleeping Bag liner

3

12/07/2009 00:29:05 MST
by Royal Magnell

Awesome Little Film / Ben Nevis

2

12/03/2009 16:29:42 MST
by William Johnson

Does this sound ok?

7

11/30/2009 21:29:38 MST
by nanook ofthenorth

route names

13

11/17/2009 16:52:26 MST
by larry savage

Anyone taking an AVY 2 course?

1

11/15/2009 20:44:16 MST
by Eric Blumensaadt

Awesome Book

1

10/31/2009 20:51:19 MDT
by M G

Dumbell Mtn, named for me?

3

09/17/2009 07:36:46 MDT
by Denis Walsh

recent deaths in the climbing world

3

09/07/2009 10:19:08 MDT
by larry savage

Ptarmigan Traverse

5

08/06/2009 11:45:44 MDT
by Klas Eklof

Where to start?

5

07/12/2009 19:30:27 MDT
by Gary Boyd

Easy access to snowline in Sierra?

14

05/19/2009 14:52:40 MDT
by Jay Wilkerson

Ice axe leash for general mountaineering?

10

05/08/2009 14:20:30 MDT
by GEORGIOS LAMPIRIS

Boots for Rainier

9

05/05/2009 18:10:24 MDT
by Elena Lee

Altitude Sickness

29

04/22/2009 08:51:41 MDT
by Walter Carrington

Lightweight Rope

27

04/20/2009 17:21:00 MDT
by Roger Caffin

Mountaineering boot reccommendations?

11

03/20/2009 20:44:26 MDT
by R K

Went too light- 5 dead.

19

01/19/2009 10:01:17 MST
by P. P.

Patagonia Mountaineering School

1

01/09/2009 18:46:39 MST
by Kelham Stephenson

Friends and nuts...

9

12/10/2008 02:35:38 MST
by Michael Febbo

Ice Axes and Crampons

13

11/07/2008 14:22:57 MST
by douglas ray

Lightweight Rope

3

10/07/2008 22:42:24 MDT
by Kyle Rosenberger

Clothing list for Northwest volcanos

23

10/06/2008 01:21:45 MDT
by Roger Caffin

Steel vs. Aluminum on Ritter's North Face

2

09/02/2008 17:35:03 MDT
by larry savage

pulse oximeters and altitude acclimatization

3

08/07/2008 07:37:40 MDT
by John S.

Lightweight Leash for axe

5

06/04/2008 23:04:15 MDT
by Roger Caffin

"walking" rope spec,length, use?

4

06/02/2008 08:33:33 MDT
by Kai Larson

Camp Punte Crampons

5

05/31/2008 17:10:59 MDT
by Christopher Chupka

used climbing rope?

3

05/20/2008 22:03:29 MDT
by Dave T

Super Uber Light harness

20

04/28/2008 02:29:42 MDT
by Al Shaver

Wild Things Andinista in Gear Swap

1

04/27/2008 01:05:08 MDT
by Jonathan Boozer

ULA Relay as an Alpine climbing pack?

11

04/21/2008 23:57:03 MDT
by Huzefa Siamwala

Commentary on the ethical collapse of commerial mountaineering

3

03/28/2008 14:58:52 MDT
by Jeff Cadorin

go light but bring O2; permanent damage from altitude

9

03/11/2008 09:19:12 MDT
by larry savage

Pete Absolon Killed in Accident

5

03/04/2008 06:49:41 MST
by Russell Swanson

Anyone here sumit Everest?

22

03/02/2008 18:45:33 MST
by Al Shaver

Just Add Water...

3

03/02/2008 18:27:29 MST
by Al Shaver

light climbing knife?

8

03/02/2008 18:03:49 MST
by Al Shaver

light approach shoes

10

03/02/2008 16:04:55 MST
by Al Shaver

Trailrunners on a class 4

12

03/02/2008 15:56:00 MST
by Al Shaver

New Ice Axe Blog

5

01/23/2008 22:03:07 MST
by Sam Haraldson

Haul bags?

6

12/21/2007 17:46:00 MST
by Nat Lim

Advice for a novice in snow?

9

12/11/2007 17:51:42 MST
by ROBERT TANGEN

Free Climbing Magazine

2

12/06/2007 12:15:29 MST
by Christopher Chupka

Post Your Stories and Photos.

1

12/06/2007 11:55:10 MST
by Drew Bush

Not using plastics on Rainier

21

12/03/2007 00:58:00 MST
by Kirt Runolfson

Trip Suggestions

2

11/30/2007 13:12:29 MST
by Neil Bender

Crossing Glaciers

10

11/14/2007 12:40:54 MST
by Paul Tree

GNC's NO2

4

11/08/2007 21:51:25 MST
by Eric Blumensaadt

Clothing Systems for new climber

10

11/07/2007 15:55:05 MST
by Nick Boening

Need boot/crampon/ice axe suggestions for the tall

2

10/26/2007 14:48:07 MDT
by Robert Mohid

La Sportiva trango s evo

1

10/17/2007 12:32:35 MDT
by jon goldsmith

Axe length vs weight savings

12

10/16/2007 06:29:00 MDT
by Steven Evans

Stove ignition at altitude

11

10/08/2007 17:00:59 MDT
by Tom Kirchner

Nut Tool alternate uses thread

1

10/03/2007 22:38:24 MDT
by Jeremy Cleaveland

Synthetic Parka for summer mountaineering

9

09/27/2007 10:37:05 MDT
by Graham Williams

glove systems for bc skiing

14

09/24/2007 07:56:10 MDT
by Sam Haraldson

Ambien CR and High Altitude

6

08/11/2007 16:15:48 MDT
by larry savage

Rab Summit Extreme

1

07/14/2007 21:19:50 MDT
by Franco Darioli

UL 8000meters BOOTS

38

06/11/2007 09:51:54 MDT
by Graham Williams

Has anyone Climbed Mt Shasta?

4

05/26/2007 14:10:43 MDT
by Royal Magnell

LW Moutaineering Packs

38

05/24/2007 21:35:46 MDT
by larry savage

Care & Feeding of a ULA Helix Ice Axe

36

05/09/2007 13:57:02 MDT
by Peter King

Lightweight Rack for Sierra Class 3-4

16

03/24/2007 11:05:15 MDT
by Mark Turpin

new camp ice axe and crampons

1

03/23/2007 19:23:05 MDT
by larry savage

Shell Jackets for Winter Climbing

20

03/21/2007 06:10:34 MDT
by Jonathan Ryan

White gas on the PCT?

10

03/17/2007 17:18:27 MDT
by Ken Helwig

Camp STH 245

4

02/11/2007 16:59:00 MST
by Douglas Frick

mad rock boots?

4

01/20/2007 11:17:52 MST
by larry savage

Marmot Gloves the Pros/cons?

4

01/19/2007 20:21:51 MST
by Gene .

Which route on Rainier?

4

12/26/2006 15:39:48 MST
by larry savage

LW Mountain Rescue gear?

13

12/19/2006 23:14:38 MST
by Summit CO

grivel lightweight guards

2

11/24/2006 14:41:30 MST
by Thom Kendall

Reinhold Messner article

1

11/15/2006 20:28:55 MST
by Frank Deland

Calculating map distance

5

11/06/2006 18:53:50 MST
by abdon gonzalez

failed harness

1

10/27/2006 20:22:50 MDT
by larry savage

Dynafit Bindings

3

10/07/2006 18:06:54 MDT
by Jonathan Shefftz

Way high Clothing list

2

09/11/2006 15:11:46 MDT
by Calvin Morris

need to learn self-arrest

9

09/05/2006 13:27:59 MDT
by Steven Nelson

LW Windshirts for Winter Mountaineering

14

08/29/2006 09:36:58 MDT
by Jonathan Shefftz

realistic ultralight weight for mixed routes

7

08/24/2006 09:21:19 MDT
by Robert Mohid

lightweight rack

15

06/16/2006 15:09:36 MDT
by Chris Jackson

Mallory & irvine wore softshell...

3

06/13/2006 21:03:14 MDT
by Brian James

Crossing Icy Couloirs

4

06/01/2006 16:49:57 MDT
by Tom Kirchner

Fast and Light Ski Mountaineering

5

05/17/2006 22:07:19 MDT
by kevin davidson

Grivel Air Tech Light vs Stubai Ultralight crampons

16

05/13/2006 21:58:28 MDT
by Anonymous

Crossing Snow Fields

23

05/10/2006 17:32:06 MDT
by Al Shaver

Crossing Snow Fields

1

02/04/2006 11:18:56 MST
by Scott Peterson

Supergaitors

3

12/23/2005 08:28:08 MST
by STEVEN DURGO

Progression in Ice-Doubt

1

09/12/2005 02:42:39 MDT
by Pedro Barbieri

exploring expedition

1

08/17/2005 11:16:23 MDT
by gerared van den berg

3 Season Tents for 4 Season Use

3

07/16/2005 12:18:37 MDT
by Anonymous

New Carabiner Weighs 28 g

3

06/16/2005 04:55:04 MDT
by Al Shaver

mountaineering boots

6

06/13/2005 17:11:22 MDT
by STEVEN DURGO

Xuelian Feng Expedition 2005

1

06/03/2005 04:53:15 MDT
by Johan Willem Heersink

High Altitude Clothing System

2

04/17/2005 11:52:35 MDT
by Christopher Chupka

Synthetic belay jackets

10

03/11/2005 12:35:08 MST
by Gerry Chike

now these guys went light...

4

02/17/2005 12:48:52 MST
by Robert Paul

alaskan adventure

1

01/26/2005 15:46:49 MST
by Anonymous

Climbing packs

11

12/17/2004 14:53:07 MST
by Ryan Jordan


Pages: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 Show All