1/07/2015

The Pole With A Pick - Grivel Condor


The Grivel Condor is a trekking/ski-touring pole that offers an extra safety element, a pick.

12/30/2014

Gear Quiver: Ice Climbing


Ice climbing season is upon us and it’s time to gather the gear that makes a killer ice climbing kit. We asked Nathan Smith, author of Beehive Ice, A Guide to Utah's Ice and Mixed Climbs, climbing photographer, and Liberty Mountain employee to show us what’s in his ice and mixed climbing kit.

Photo by Nathan Smith.

12/26/2014

Pioneering in the Rolwaling – Part 2 of 2


Part 2 of 2: Recently reported by Alpinist Magazine, Alan Rousseau and Tino Villanueva wrapped up their second expedition in the Rolwaling Himal with the support of the AAC’s Lyman Spitzer Award and Beal ropes. Click here for the beginning of the story.

The following report and stories are the words of Alan Rousseau:


Photo by Alan Rousseau.

Pioneering in the Rolwaling – Part 1 of 2


Part 1 of 2: Recently reported by Alpinist Magazine, Alan Rousseau and Tino Villanueva wrapped up their second expedition in the Rolwaling Himal with the support of the AAC’s Lyman Spitzer Award and Beal ropes.

The following report and stories are the words of Alan Rousseau:


Photo by Alan Rousseau.

12/23/2014

2014 Bozeman Ice Climbing Festival - Sponsored by Grivel


Our sales team was on site representing Grivel at the 18th annual Bozeman Ice Climbing Festival to debut the new Grivel Machine tools, outfit festival attendees with the latest Grivel gear, and support Grivel athletes that were teaching clinics and competing in the UIAA Ice Climbing World Cup.


12/16/2014

2015 Mugs Stump Award


A collection of Beal, Edelweiss, and Grivel athletes have been honored as recipients of the 2015 Mugs Stump Award.

12/02/2014

Video: Kamasutra D13+ First Ascent - Angelika Rainer


Kamasutra D13+ is the hardest dry tooling route in Italy. Grivel athlete, Angelika Rainer made the first in January 2014. This is the video of her ascent.

Angelika Rainer climbing Kamasutra D13+.
Photo by © Klaus Dell'Orto / OpenCircle