Outdoor News & Events

It is that time of year again when climbers across the UK dust off their trad racks and half ropes and head up onto the mountain crags with fingers crossed for sunshine... › Read More
Climbing is a curious sport, if it can even be called that. If you were to try and nail down a definition of what exactly it is amongst individuals who participate in it, it would likely spark a heated debate. The reason for this is that it is always evolving and in a perpetual state of flux. Yearly the boundaries of what we imagine is possible in the climbing world are being broken. › Read More
The word ‘community’ gets used a lot when referring to small towns like Squamish and the people that inhabit such places as the Outdoor Capital of Canada.  Community is also used to describe a group of people with similar passions regardless of geographical separation. › Read More
A black swan event is an incident so unlikely we don’t seriously consider it a risk, but when it does happen has a shattering impact. In retrospect a black swan seems obvious – “We should’ve seen it coming.” – but rationalizing it away doesn’t help us predict the next one. › Read More