Potrero Chico El Búho: The Climber Café That Could

 “Quien no vive para servir, no sirve para vivir.” When Gena and Andrew Thomas first moved to Mexico to teach English in 2009, they did not have plans to stay in one spot for long. They worked at a school and served as youth pastors in El Carmen, a small town which they quickly realized […]

Free Solo vs The Dawn Wall ~ Which Film is Better?

The Dawn Wall vs Free Solo. Two of rock climbing’s most awaited and critically acclaimed movies of all time. Free Solo even went on to win the Oscar for the best documentary of 2019, rocking the film to outright fame. So then that means Free Solo is better… right? Hold on there. There’s a lot […]

A Perspective on Rock Climbing in Cuba & Its Culture [Including Vinales]

Today we’ll show you a climber’s perspective on rock climbing Cuba. Submitted by one of our readers, who happens to be in the middle of driving across the planet in his truck.   You’ll get a first-hand perspective on traveling to Cuba, the culture and of course, the climbing.  I think you’re going to love it. […]

I Free Soloed Tenaya Peak (Here’s What Happened)

Today you’re going to read about free solo climbing the Tenaya Peak in Yosemite National Park. (In fact) This article is going to give you a first hand perspective, bases off the author’s actual experience free soloing one of the Tuolumne Meadows’ most famous peaks. Enjoy! What’s Free Solo Rock Climbing All About? “Free solo […]