Category: Mountain Climbing

The Ultimate Mountain Climbing Equipment List for Beginners

Planning your first mountain climbing adventure? Make sure you have all the necessary gear with this ultimate equipment list for beginners.

Mountain Navigation

Navigation Navigating a mountain with accuracy is a key component needed to ensure a safe, successful climb. There are several useful and inexpensive items that you can add to your checklist to make sure you find your way around while trekking through the wild. First, get a physical map of the area that you will …

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Mountain Climbing Boots & Shoes

Mountain Climbing Boots & Shoes There are several things to consider when looking for the right footwear for your next expedition.  For one, you want to make sure that your boots or shoes have adequate traction to handle the terrain that you’ll be tackling.  Remember to accommodate for snow and ice as needed! It’s also …

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Mountain Climbing Clothing

Mountain Climbing Clothing When planning your next climb, it’s very important to make sure you have the right clothing to keep you insulated and protected as needed while exploring the wild. Here’s a list of important gear to consider wearing. Remember that temperatures in high altitudes can drop to very low levels! You want to …

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Starter Peaks: Nine Easy Mountains to Climb in the U.S.

If you’re ready to tackle your first peak, or want to explore some of America’s amazing beginner treks, then consider one of these great beginner “walk up” mountains for your next climb. These are some of the easiest of the beginner mountains, and are great for most adventurers in good physical condition. Climbing one of …

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