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American Alpine Club

American Alpine Club
American Alpine Club

50,000 old photos in Golden are helping scientists answer new questions about climate change

American Alpine Club library's archive of images by early mountaineers holds clues for researchers documenting the retreat of glaciers worldwide

Outdoors

When people die in the outdoors, help for their loved ones is scarce. The climbing community aims to change that.

With climbing comes death. And survivors guilt. Now it’s time to talk about it.

Outdoors

Climbing gyms are hot, but longtime climbers worry gym rats aren’t learning basic real-world safety

Traditional mentorships that have passed down safety tips for generations are fading, even as the number of climbers is growing

Outdoors