A 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.
Your 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.
Rock climbing is the perfect, challenging physical activity for kids as it is fun, has them problem solving and boosts confidence as they strategize their way to the top! An awesome alternative to competitive sports, […]
Mount 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.
Jeremiah 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.
Authorities on Saturday released the identity of a hiker who fell to his death while rock climbing in the foothills north of Rancho Cucamonga.
Make summer an adventure for your children by selecting a unique camp that will make it a summer to remember.
A 33-year-old rock climber is dead after falling about 110 feet while rappelling down a rock formation in Joshua Tree National Park.
Los 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.
Climbing the walls at work? Instead of activating the emergency slide, try out some of Los Angeles’ most scenic rock climbs