Cochamo Climbing – The Ultimate Guide to Chile’s Trad Paradise (2019)

Cochamo climbing has exploded into the limelight in the past decade. And it is easy to see why. It is Yosemite 40 years ago. A blank sheet of nearly completely untouched granite. With prime lines just sitting there waiting for the taking. It is without a doubt one of the world’s last world class climbing […]

3 of the Best Places for Rock Climbing in Chile and Why You Need To Go Now

Chile is a adventurer’s paradise. This country has it all – high snow capped volcanoes, thousands of acres of untapped wilderness, granite spires, glaciers, and some of both the driest and wettest places on earth. Making this list was particularly hard because there were so many good places that ended up left out. You could […]

4 Reasons Why You Need To Go To the Cochamó Valley Now

A few months ago, Rock and Ice released an article detailing the author’s rather pessimistic view of the future of Cochamó. Though I wanted to disagree with the author’s views, I found myself unfortunately nodding my head more than shaking it. The fact of the matter is that the we (humans) tend to destroy beautiful […]