How to Tie Rock Climbing Knots

The importance of care when tying knots is not to be overlooked. Even climbing legends, such as Lynn Hill, have mistakenly disregarded the quality…

Essentials of Belaying

Belaying while climbing is the act of running the rope through a specialized device (usually an ATC or GriGri) to catch a fall. In…

Rock Climbing Footwork Technique

Many new climbers focus on building strength—repping pull-ups, hang board routines, and maybe the occasional campusing exercises. It is important to note, though, that…

Learn: Styles of Rock Climbing

Navigating climbing lingo can be a daunting task for beginners. Use this guide to gain a foundational understanding of various climbing disciplines, organized from the least…