Bruised And Battered; Veteran Climber Survives Pinball-Style Fall Down Yosemite's El CapitanVeteran climber Emily Harrington was recovering Tuesday from a frightening fall from Yosemite National Park's famous El Capitan peak.
3 North Face Climbers Presumed Dead After Banff, Alberta AvalancheAlameda-based outdoor apparel company The North Face said Thursday three members of its Global Athlete Team are presumed dead after an avalanche in Alberta's Banff National Park.
'Man Of Her Dreams' Died Saving Wife From Yosemite Rock Slide A woman, seriously injured when tons of rocks rained down upon her and her husband in Yosemite National Park, is recovering from her injuries and mourning the death of her spouse.
One Dead, One Injured In Rockfall From El Capitan In YosemiteOne person was killed and a second person injured after a rockfall from El Capitan Wednesday afternoon, according to Yosemite National Park officials.
Stanford Student Killed In Sierra Nevada Mountain Climbing AccidentA Stanford University medical student was killed in a steep fall while mountain climbing in the Sierra Nevada mountains over the weekend.
Colossal Rock Fall Changes Face Of Yosemite's Half DomeOfficials at Yosemite National Park say a massive sheet of rock has fallen from the vertical face of Half Dome on the most popular route used by climbers.
Google Street View Goes Vertical With Yosmite's El CapitanGoogle Maps is treading on new ground by taking its horizontal view mapping system 3,000 feet up the world's most famous rock wall: Yosemite's El Capitan.
San Carlos Man Dies After Mount Shasta Fall Despite Desperate Attempts By Rescuers To Save HimRescuers tried to save a Bay Area man by using a camelback for a tracheotomy after he fell on Mount Shasta, but the man eventually died.
Bay Area Climber Stays Behind To Help After Surviving Nepal Earthquake, Mt. Everest AvalanchesA Bay Area climber who survived avalanches followed by a massive earthquake in Nepal is refusing to come home, determined to help injured climbers get back to safety.
2 Teens Trapped By High-Tide Rescued From Cliffs North Of Ocean Beach In San FranciscoThe San Francisco Fire Department Sunday safely rescued two men trapped by high tides beneath the Cliff House restaurant at the northern end of Ocean Beach, fire officials said.
Sebastopol Climber Dies From Fall In Yosemite After Proposing To GirlfriendA Bay Area man died while rock climbing in Yosemite National Park shortly after his girlfriend accepted his marriage proposal.
Palo Alto Climber Rescued From Yosemite Cliff Speaks Out After OrdealA Palo Alto man’s Easter climb in Yosemite ended with him being rescued from a sheer cliff by a CHP helicopter Sunday.
Parkour Going Mainstream With First Ever NorCal GymPeople are gravitating toward a number of novel workout regimens these days, but only one of them can claim the distinction of being the first sport to ever spread across the world through YouTube.
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