The Cleanest Line

Climbing

Niels Tietze on the summit of Aguja de I’S, our only summit given the difficult weather, 2017. Photo credit: Timmy O’Neill

Perched On A Wild Border

By Timmy O’Neill   |   Jan 25, 2020 January 25, 2020

Sometimes when I look at the Fitz Roy Range, I see a silhouetted jawline of mountainous teeth that gnash the sky. Other times, the teeth transform to fingers that don’t crush aspirations but cradle them, like a hand cupping something precious. The distinction really depends on whether I’m looking at… Read More

Tracing the Edge

Tracing the Edge – Episode 9 with Colin Haley

By The Dirtbag Diaries   |   Sep 22, 2010 September 22, 2010

Colin Haley used the Cascades as a springboard onto the world’s hardest-to-reach summits. The range’s fickle weather, arduous approaches and complex glaciers were perfect tests. Summit by summit Haley connected the dots until multi-day outings like Mount Shuksan and Mount Slesse became day trips. Stay tuned for the series… Read More