Maverick Yosemite Climber Jim Bridwell Dies at 73Jim Bridwell, a hard-partying hippie and legendary climber who lived his life vertically on some of the toughest peaks in Yosemite National Park, has died.
Climbers Set Speed Record On Yosemite's Nose Of El CapitanTwo climbers have set a new speed record for ascending one of the world's most technical and dangerous verticals.
Elite Mountaineer Alex Honnold Free-Climbs El Capitan In YosemiteHonnold completed the first-ever "free solo" climb up El Capitan on Saturday in about four hours.
Best Indoor Rock Climbing In The South BayRock climbing is a full-body workout and provides the perfect exercise to get out of a boring fitness rut. The South Bay is home to a number of indoor climbing gyms catering to both beginners and advanced climbers alike.
Lafayette Man Ascends Yosemite’s El Capitan For 100th TimeA Lafayette man completed his 100th climb of the Nose Route of Yosemite National Park’s iconic rock formation El Capitan on Saturday afternoon, according to the National Park Service.
GEICO’s 15 Things To Do In The Bay AreaSee the incomparable Billy Joel at AT&T Park or take in a 'Mama Mia' Sing-Along Cinema. Jayn at Alice@97.3 has more things to do this week in the Bay Area!
Yosemite Free Climbers Could Be Days Away From Completing AscensionA pair of free climbers took to Yosemite’s El Capitan' Dawn Wall on December 27th. It’s been called the hardest rock climb in the world, but there may be hope on the horizon for the adventurers who might be days away from finishing their ascent.
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.
Modern Dancers Take To The Sky In OaklandCBS News' Ben Tracy gets a lesson from some unique Oakland-based performers who do modern dancing on skyscrapers and cliffs, wearing rock-climbing gear...
A Guide To Rock Climbing Around South BayDecember is upon us and while Bay Area rock climbers still might be able to climb outdoors, they have to accept that it’s winter. Fortunately for climbers in the South Bay, there are indoor and outdoor options for all ability levels.