We might be biased, but we're going to go ahead and say that the 2016 Arc'teryx Climbing Academy was the best one yet.  Mark Smiley photo. Credit: @smileysproject › Read More
All About The 2016 Arc’teryx Climbing Academy
We talk to Climbing Academy organizer Justin Sweeny about the July 14-17 event in Squamish, BC   › Read More
By: Arc'teryx
“The line. The line is so important. That was what really got me, back in the day. I wanted to find the raddest line, especially stuff that looked improbable or crazy, or had crazy moves in it--things that don’t seem like they should go.” › Read More
By: Arc'teryx
Climbing in the Gunks is rarely straightforward. Unlike Yosemite or Indian Creek, there are hardly any discernible cracks to follow. Instead the lines weave and meander through weaknesses, corners, and roofs. › Read More
By: Arc'teryx
That's a wrap! Check out the recap video and more great photos from Chamonix. › Read More
By: Arc'teryx
The fifth annual Arc'teryx Alpine Academy wrapped up in Chamonix on Sunday. After three days of clinics, seminars, and high-altitude fun, participants were showing equal parts stoke and exhaustion. Keeping up with the best climbers in the world it seems can take its toll. › Read More
By: Arc'teryx
Stepping out of the Aiguille du Midi at 3,842m you would have been hard pressed to convince yourself it's mid-June here in Chamonix. The precipation that drenched the valley over the previous two days provided a massive blanket of fresh snow in the alpine. › Read More
By: Arc'teryx
Day two of the Arc'teryx Alpine Academy is in the books, and for those that survived yesterday's torrential weather, Friday afternoon's break from the elements provided everyone in attendance constant reminders of why Chamonix is an epicenter of alpinism and one of the most awe-inspiring locales on the planet. › Read More
By: Arc'teryx
The world's best climbers have descended upon Chamonix for the Alpine Academy. Day one kicked off with the annual Mountain Clean Up and opening ceremonies. › Read More
By: Arc'teryx
A look back at 2015's Arc'teryx Alpine Academy as climbing enthusiasts descend upon Chamonix ahead of next week's event. › Read More

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