2 Men Reach Top Of Yosemite's El Capitan In Historic ClimbA pair of Americans on Wednesday completed what had long been considered the world's most difficult rock climb, using only their hands and feet to ascend a 3,000-foot vertical wall on El Capitan, the forbidding granite pedestal in Yosemite National Park that has beckoned adventurers for more than half a century.
Best Activities For Tweens Around Los AngelesYour tween may say she's too old for childish games – but strap on a sensor, give her a "gun" and set her loose in a multi-story play area in the dark. Suddenly, it's cool to be "It." You might just want to play, too.
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Climb The Tallest Mountain In The World In 30 MinsMount Everest gets all the credit, but Hawaii's Mauna Kea (an idle volcano that's been around for, you know, a million years) is technically the world's tallest mountain. Technically. While it stands 13,800ft above sea level, more than two thirds of the hill is actually submerged underwater, which brings the total height to 33,136ft.
9 Professional Tips For Taking Insane Adventure PhotographsJeremiah Watt captures people dangling off boulders and surfing down mountains, highlining between cliffs and deepwater diving into the abyss. We asked Watt for his top tips for taking amazing adventure photographs, and here's what he had to say.
Hiker Who Fell To His Death Near Rancho Cucamonga ID'dAuthorities on Saturday released the identity of a hiker who fell to his death while rock climbing in the foothills north of Rancho Cucamonga.
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Rock Climber Dies In Joshua Tree National ParkA 33-year-old rock climber is dead after falling about 110 feet while rappelling down a rock formation in Joshua Tree National Park.
Dive Into Your Dream Vacation At LA Times Travel ShowLos Angeles Times Travel & Adventure Show, the nation’s largest consumer travel expo, returns to the Los Angeles Convention Center on March 19th and 20th! LA Times travel writer, Chris Reynolds, stopped by KCAL9 Wednesday to talk about the secrets of the show and his recent California road trip.
Guide To Outdoor Rock Climbing In Southern CaliforniaClimbing the walls at work? Instead of activating the emergency slide, try out some of Los Angeles’ most scenic rock climbs