United States Top Sites for Climbing

    Mountain Project

    Beyond the Guidebook: The Definitive Climbing Resource

    mountainproject.com

    SummitPost.org

    Route, mountain, and area information for mountains around the world. Photos.

    summitpost.org

    Rock & Ice Magazine

    News. Articles. Table of contents for current paper issue. Back issues for sale. Question and answer forum. Some online guides.

    rockandice.com

    Climbing Magazine

    News. Information about the current issue. Subscription information. Back issues for sale. Tech tips. Photos. Letters to the editor.

    climbing.com

    SuperTopo

    Topographic maps, recommended routes, photographs, and area attractions of interest to climbers. (Yosemite, California)

    supertopo.com

    The Mountaineers

    Helping people explore, conserve and learn about the Pacific Northwest and beyond.

    mountaineers.org

    Petzl

    Supplier of caving technical equipment and headlamps. Detailed product listings, technical advice, worldwide supplier contacts.

    petzl.com

    Touchstone Climbing and Fitness

    Owns and operates full service indoor climbing and fitness gyms offering classes, climbing, fitness, and community service. Includes staff profiles, pricing, events, membership benefits and locations.

    touchstoneclimbing.com

    Peakbagger.com

    Information and statistics about the mountain peaks and mountain ranges of the world.

    peakbagger.com

    LocalHikes

    Searchable list of hiking trails near metropolitan areas in the US. Trail descriptions include condition, distance, elevation gain, hike time, and difficulty.

    localhikes.com

    Planet Granite

    Santa Clara. 14,000 square feet. Courses offered. Gear shop. Competitions. Weight equipment. Parties.

    planetgranite.com

    CascadeClimbers.com

    News, articles, trip reports, gear reviews. Message board. (Pacific Northwest, some features require registration)

    cascadeclimbers.com

    UKclimbing.com

    The central source of information for rock climbing and mountaineering in the UK. The most popular climbing discussion forums in the world. Searchable crag/gym/shop/club databases. Photo Galleries. News, Events & Articles.

    ukclimbing.com

    8a.nu

    News. Competition results. World rankings for top climbers plus keep your own score. Articles. Training information. Interviews.

    8a.nu

    alanarnette.com

    The Blog on alanarnette.com is home for Alan’s expedition dispatches, coverage of the Everest seasons plus news on climbing, Alzheimer’s and more. The main website has climb reports, gear lists, videos and picture galleries. The menu in the upper left

    alanarnette.com

    Metolius

    Provides equipment and supplies such as protection, belay devices, biners, bolts, harnesses, aid and home gym gear, and ropes. USA.

    metoliusclimbing.com

    Indoor Climbing

    Topics for climbing training ranging from exercise to nutrition. Home climbing wall construction information. A list of climbing gyms world-wide. The Cyberclimber climbing game.

    indoorclimbing.com

    Alpine Ascents International

    Mountaineering instruction and guided expeditions to the seven summits. Operates internationally. (Seattle, Washington)

    alpineascents.com

    Vertical Endeavors

    St. Paul. 10,000 square feet. 36 feet high. Top-roping, leading, and bouldering. Gear shop. Courses offered. Kid's programs. Portable climbing wall to rent.

    verticalendeavors.com

    American Alpine Institute

    Mountaineering instruction, guided climbing, and high-altitude expeditions throughout North America and the world. Courses and climbs for all ability levels, from beginner to expert.

    alpineinstitute.com

    Nicros

    Manufacturer of training aids, walls, holds, and texture. USA.

    nicros.com

    Stone Gardens

    Seattle. Offers 14,000 square feet of climbable surface, a 65 foot lead roof, campus board, weight room, climbing classes, and bouldering.

    stonegardens.com

    Mountain Madness

    Mountaineering instruction and guiding. Operates internationally. (Seattle, Washington)

    mountainmadness.com

    Seattle Bouldering Project

    Photo © outhause image workspace Welcome to the Seattle Bouldering Project. RECEIVE E-MAIL UPDATES FROM SBP:

    seattleboulderingproject.com

    New England Ice

    NEice is your Ice Climbing Community for New England, the Northeast and Beyond. NEice Provides user information, photos and discussions on ice climbing. NEice.com is the #1 web site for ice climbing in the North East.

    neice.com

    Tree Climbers International

    Articles on tree care, equipment use, cat rescue, and other tree climbing issues. Discussion forum. Photos.

    treeclimbing.com

    Evening Sends - Go Everywhere. Climb Everything.

    Evening Sends is a website by Andrew Bisharat that discusses and explores the sport of rock climbing, its people and places through writing, essays, video, photos and multimedia. Tuesday Night Bouldering. Weekend Whip. Training for climbing...

    eveningsends.com

    International Mountain Guides

    Mountaineering guiding on peaks worldwide. Information on the Mallory and Irvine Everest Expedition. (Ashford, Washington)

    mountainguides.com