Climbing & Bouldering Advice

Hand Care Tips for Climbers

Hand Care Tips for Climbers

The skin on your hands is very important as a climber. The abuse that your hands will go through can put you out of climbing commission. It’s important to find the best method for keeping your hands in as good of shape as the rest of your body. Even asRead More

Great Books to Help Beginner Rock Climbers Advance

Great Books to Help Beginner Rock Climbers Advance

Rock climbing is a very technical activity, and some people will get better at that technique with more advice and knowledge. Efficiency, balance, fluidity, speed, and strength all play roles in the new skills you’re going to want to improve. At the beginner levels of rock climbing, it can beRead More

What is Lead Climbing?

What is Lead Climbing?

Lead Climbing Basics Lead Climbing is often called Sport Climbing, when there is protection points permanently bolted into the wall which you attach to as you climb from the ground up. Lead climbing is done both indoors and outdoors. When lead climbing outdoors on a route where there are noRead More

What is Top-rope?

What is Top-rope?

The idea behind top-roping is that there is already an anchor attached at the top of the route. One end of the rope is attached to the belayer, drawn up through the top anchor, and the other end is attached to the climber. Top-rope is a great way to getRead More

What is Bouldering?

What is Bouldering?

Ever heard of bouldering? Do you know the difference between bouldering and rock climbing? Do you know that unlike rock climbing, you need less equipment for bouldering? In this article, you will learn the basics and some of the benefits you can gain from bouldering. Bouldering is a form ofRead More

Rock Climbing for Beginners

Rock Climbing for Beginners

The objective of this article is to introduce the beginner to the art of rock climbing. Rock climbing has its jargon and unusual terminology. However, since this is a beginner’s guide, we will try to avoid using strange terms so that you can easily understand the content. Getting Started WithRead More